Tell the world what fires you up by sharing #WhyIGrill today.

Flavor, nostalgia, fun, relaxation – whether you just bought your very first grill or you’re an expert pitmaster – why do you grill? Discover why others are grilling and share your story with #WhyIGrill.

Tell the world what fires you up by sharing #WhyIGrill today.

Flavor, nostalgia, fun, relaxation – whether you just bought your very first grill or you’re an expert pitmaster – why do you grill? Discover why others are grilling and share your story with #WhyIGrill.

About
Why I Grill

While there are endless reasons to grill, each one is personal.

Maybe you grill to relax. Your backyard is your oasis, your respite, your happy place. The flame is your focal point. Maybe you grill for nostalgia. Backyard barbecues make up your happiest memories. Your grill is your time machine to your best moments growing up. Maybe you grill to step it up. You’re in your new home. You’re starting a new family. Your grill tells the world your adulting game is lit. Or maybe, just maybe, you grill for the sheer joy of cooking. The sizzle on the grates, the smell rising to the sky, the juices dripping on the coals. No matter the reason, we love that you love our favorite pastime.

MMMM DELICIOUS

GRILLING RECIPES

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Turkey Grilling

Border Turkey Wings with Chipotle Tequila Cranberry Sauce

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Turkey Grilling

Dry Rubbed BBQ Turkey Breast with Pico De Gallo

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Turkey Grilling

Grilled Thai Turkey Pizza

GRILLING TIPS & TRICKS

From your first grill to your fifth, you can always up your grilling game. Whether it’s testing out a new type of flame, switching things up with new accessories or learning important safety tips, there’s never a shortage of skills to add to your plate. Discover new tips & tricks and share these educational resources with your network.

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Backyard Tips

Barbecue Tips

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Backyard Tips

Grill Safety Tips

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Cleaning

Grill Cleaning Tips

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GRILLING TIPS & TRICKS

From your first grill to your fifth, you can always up your grilling game. Whether it’s testing out a new type of flame, switching things up with new accessories or learning important safety tips, there’s never a shortage of skills to add to your plate. Discover new tips & tricks and share these educational resources with your network.

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Backyard Tips

Barbecue Tips

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Backyard Tips

Grill Safety Tips

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Cleaning

Grill Cleaning Tips

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What's
Going On?

news, events & happenings

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News

Give the Gift of Grilling to Everyone on Your List

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Events

Thanksgiving Becomes “Thanksgrilling,” as 1 in 8 Grill Owners Cook Outdoors This Holiday

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Campaigns

#WhyIGrill Regional Edition

The Hearth, Patio & Barbecue Association’s ‘#WhyIGrill Regional Edition’ Spotlights Lesser-Known, Local Barbecue Styles.

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SANTA CLAUS

#WHYIGRILL?

Each month, the site will feature a grilling “ambassador,” who will share why they grill and encourage others to do the same. This month, Santa Claus. Yep, that Santa Claus. Based in Long Island, he’s a competition pitmaster, certified BBQ and owner of Santa’s BBQ Catering, giving the gift of good food year-round.

SANTA CLAUS

Who is HPBA?

Hearth, Patio & Barbecue Association (HPBA), represents and provides professional member services and industry support, for manufacturers, retailers, distributors, representatives, service firms, and allied associates for all types of fireplace, stove, heater, barbecue and outdoor living appliances and accessories. Learn More

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