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Glen Ellyn Backyard Barbeque Cook-Off

Glen Ellyn Backyard BBQ

Saturday, September 11, 2021

For 2021, the Annual Glen Ellyn Backyard BBQ Cook-Off will be live and in-person once more!  Look forward to a day of meat, music & more in Downtown Glen Ellyn. More details coming soon!

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Congratulations to our 2020 BBQ Competition Winners:

Grand Champion:  Diabolical Pig BBQ
Reserve Grand Champion:  BBQ Sherpas 

1st Place Ribs:  Diabolical Pig BBQ
2nd Place Ribs:  BBQ Sherpas 

1st Place Best Dish:  B-B-Krewe
2nd Place Best Dish:  Diabolical Pig BBQ

For more information on the competition, please contact BBQ Competition Organizer Jeremy Johnson at

All proceeds from the event benefit the families served by Bridge Communities. Thank you for supporting Bridge families when they need you the most! 

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King of the Stage

  • Rush Ortho


  • Johanneson Family
  • Skuddlebutts
  • Tony DeRiggi, Compass Mortgage

Bridge Communities' Auto Donation Program helps client families get back on the road to self-sufficiency.  Donated vehicles help client families have safe transportation to get to work and to transport their kids to school and child care. To donate your car, please call 630-403-5104 or email Paul at