Thank You Barbecue Month Sponsors!

Thank you to our Barbecue Month Sponsors: Anderson & Forrester, Big Green Egg, Blue Rhino, Diversitech, EZ Flame BBQ, Inc., Hestan Commercial Corporation, Mr. Bar-B-Q Products LLC, Napoleon, TEC Infared, WPPO.

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Thank you to our Barbecue Month Sponsors for donating these awesome prizes!




Pizza Oven: An award-winning portable wood / charcoal fired pizza oven from WPPO. Plenty of room for your favorite pies with a 144 sq. inch cooking surface. Not limited to pizza, you can cook any of your favorite dishes with the unique wood fired taste. Double Walled Stainless Steel construction with a layer of Fire Blanket Insulation. Includes Complete Cooking Kit, WPPO Oven, Cover / Carry Bag, Cutter, Peel, Pan and Poker. NEW Features include a hinged front door, relocated thermostat, high flow easy light, easy load fire box with back flash guard and exclusive naturally aspirated turbo down draft air induction system.



GDK4080 Gauging Drill Kit: The GDK 4080 Kit comes with number 40-80 plus the GB 3020 tapered broach in a Standard Plastic Case.


Cookbook and seasoning set: The Ultimate Big Green Egg Ambassador, Ray “Dr. BBQ” Lampe has finally written the ultimate cookbook for EGGheads – packed with more than eighty great recipes covering all the diverse techniques that the versatile EGG can deliver. Add flavor by sprinkling these seasonings on any of your favorite foods before cooking. For a bolder taste, use the seasonings as a dry rub and apply 30 minutes or longer before cooking, or add them as an ingredient in your favorite recipes.


Need propane for your grill or other propane appliances? Blue Rhino propane exchange, available at over 54,000 locations nationwide, is more than just propane. It’s inspected, cleaned, and leak-tested. And it’s great moments around the grill and good times spent outdoors with friends and family. Learn more at


Ultra Grill Mat: Protect the surfaces under your grill from grease, drippings, stains & sparks. The grill mat protects surfaces up to 600 Degrees. It’s waterproof, UV safe, mold & mildew resistant and durable enough to use with all outdoor appliances, grills, fire pits and fryers. Safe to use on composite decks. Lightweight. 10 Year Warranty.



“EZ Start® Charcoal chimney is a patented new way to ignite charcoal. Why is EZ Start® better?

  • Eliminates  the need for lighter fluid
  • No ashes from newspaper flying about
  • No need to pour out hot coals
  • Lights every time and ignites coals faster.


Smoker Set: The Hestan stainless steel smoker set is constructed of 304 heavy-gauge stainless steel for durability that lasts. The unique handle with interlock mechanism offers quick removal or refilling of the smoker box. Fill this custom-made smoker box with your choice of wood chips, then place anywhere on the grilling surface to add an extra oomph of smoke.


Barbecue Caddy: Never drop a thing! Now it’s easy to carry condiments, food and more in just one trip with the Barbecue Caddy by Mr. Bar-B-Q®. Conveniently holds paper towels, utensils and ingredients, making your transport between the grill and table a comfortable and accident-free trip. Adjustable height and removable compartments to fit your needs.


Multi-Use Gloves feature technology that allows you to use touchscreen devices while wearing them. Leather provides durability, while silicone on the palms provides grip, stabilizing what you are working on. Easily pick objects up or operate your favorite touchscreen device with tailored fingers.


All-American Spatula: Show your American pride with this extra-large, heavy-duty stainless steel spatula. TEC’s All-American Spatula features an 8¾” wide head, which provides enough space to handle and flip burgers, large steaks and chops, and extra-large cuts of fish. Made from 304 stainless steel in America (of course) with a hole at the end of the handle to conveniently hang the tool when not in use.


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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