'Tis the Season Cookoff & Holiday Bash

December 10, 2022

‘Tis the Season to eat, drink, and be merry… you’re invited to do exactly that at the Nevada Barbecue Association ‘Tis the Season Cookoff & Holiday Bash.



Premier Barbecue & Fire

8420 W Desert Inn Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89117


'Tis the Season Cookoff


Join us for one last cookoff in 2022! Points from the 3 judged categories will count towards Team of the Year.

This event is open to competitors, NVBBQA members, and their friends & families.


  • Cheers to the Holidays Cocktail

  • Nicely Wrapped Gifts (Anything Wrapped in Bacon)

  • Gettin' Chili Out (Chili - judged entry)

Buy-in: $50 per category

Gettin' Chili Out - People's Choice Cookoff

Do you make the best Chili in the Nevada Barbecue Association? Now is your chance to prove it. Find out who can cook up a crowd favorite.

Chili can be made onsite or at home.

This event is open to competitors, NVBBQA members, and their friends & families.

Attendees may taste the chili and vote for their favorite during the Holiday Bash. See the P.C. Chili Rules for details.

Key times:

3:00-3:30pm: People's Choice Chili Turn In

Buy-in: $25

Toy Drive


If you would like to contribute, please bring a new, unwrapped toy (under $25 in value). Toys will be dropped off to the Las Vegas Rescue Mission, to benefit local familes.

Annual Holiday Party & Potluck

Bring a dish to share and BYOB. The NVBBQA will provide plates, utensils, napkins, & bottled waters (while supplies last).


If you plan to bring a dish, please add it to the list so we avoid too many duplicate items.

Potluck sign ups will be done through mealtrain.com. If you do not want to register with mealtrain.com but would still like to bring a dish, please email what you're bringing to travis.barr@nvbbq.org and we will add it manually.

2022 Team of the Year Awards


Team of the Year Awards will be announced directly following the 'Tis the Season Cookoff Awards. 

Awards will be given for the both Team of the Year & Rookie of the Year.