What is Meat Market Mania?

MMM is a BBQ Grilling Competition with 12 competitors grilling the same meat item for the same amount of time. One Final Round will be held on Saturday, September 25th at the Clovis Location (Shepherd & Fowler). Voted on by a panel of judges using formula point grading systems.


What are the specifics for dates and times? 

Saturday, September 25th will be hosted at our Clovis Location, 1990 Fowler Ave, Suite 120, Clovis, CA.

Each entrant receives a 2 Pound plain tri tip at 9:00am, but can arrive and set up their grill by 8am and get it fired up. By 1pm, the grilling will be shut down and meat transferred to warming area for tasting and ballot casting. 12 Entrants will be competing and 1 winner will be named at 2pm on Saturday, Sept 25th.


Email Anna@TheMeatMarket.com or call 559.256.1390 to secure spot, entry fee and details below.

All entrants must be registered by Thursday, September 23rd.


‚ÄčWhat is the entry fee and what do you get?

The entry fee is only $50, and you will get that back in food, gift card, etc. We just want financial commitment from each competitor, so everyone shows up and we have a full field of talent. You pay $50 to secure your spot and you receive: A 2 Pound Plain Tri Tip and a rack of Baby Back Ribs (morning of competition), a $15 Meat Market Gift Card for Spices, etc, and a FREE 3 Night Voucher Stay at the Westgate Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, NV.


All entrants must provide their own Grill, Utensils, and any other "tools of the trade". Their is no limit to what you do with the Tri Tip once received, but it must stay on premise and in plain site of BBQ officials. All entrants will receive their Tri Tip at 9:00am and Grilling must stop right at 1pm for relocation to the warming area.


Entry Fee of $50 must be paid at Clovis Meat Market by Thursday, September 23rd by 7pm. 


When and where are the finals?

This year will be a ONE DAY ONLY EVENT at The Clovis Location on September 25th. The winner will be chosen by getting the highest point total from judges on the day of the competition. Contestants can begin setting up at 8am, receives meat at 9:00am and final judging will begin promptly at 1pm.


What does the Overall Winner receive?

The winner of the Final Round will be crowned "2021 Grilling Master of the Central Valley" and receive:

  • The Title Belt featured in all of our promos, Retail Value of $350.
  • A $200 Gift Card for the Meat Market, with no purchase restrictions.
  • A Vacation Stay Voucher for 5 Nights and 6 Days in Cancun, MX, Retail Value of $1,200.
  • Recognition and starring role for you (and your company) in an upcoming YouTube/Facebook video.
  • Additional Gift Items will be named the day of the Finals on September 25th. 


Who can enter?

Anyone who can BBQ, is 18 or over, and can bring their own BBQ supplies to The Clovis Meat Market location. No employees of The Meat Market or immediate family members can enter. Must show proper ID upon submission of entry fee.



For additional specifics questions and details, please email Chris@DelSolDigital.com  

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