Steak & EGGfest 2019

Sunday, March 31, 2019

Only at Pits N Grills

Calling all foodies, families, and Big Green Egg fans! Join us for our second annual Steak & EGGfest, a day of food competition, Big Green Egg demos, live music, and all the delicious food samples you can eat. Proceeds will benefit local charities.

WHAT’S EGGFEST?

EGGfest is a celebration of our favorite ceramic kamado-style charcoal grill, the Big Green Egg! Come sample delicious food, learn new techniques from seasoned Egg veterans, and find out why the Big Green Egg is a cooking experience unlike any other.

GET 10% OFF BGE ACCESSORIES ALL DAY!

If you’ve had your eye on that new BGE utensil or add-on, Steak & EGGfest is the perfect time to snatch it up at Pits N Grills. Get 10% off ALL our in-stock BGE “eggcessories” during festival hours.

GET UP TO 25% OFF A BRAND NEW BIG GREEN EGG

If you’ve ever wanted to be a proud Egg owner, now’s your chance to get one at an incredible discount when you buy an EGGfest package! Here’s how it works:

  1. Buy any one of our new LARGE or XL Big Green Eggs prior to EGGfest along with a convector plate and Egg Nest.
  2. Enjoy everything EGGfest has to offer while our EGGfest cooks demo their delicious Egg recipes on your new Big Green Egg.
  3. At the end of the day, take your new Egg home! Your purchase includes a manufacturers’ warranty. Your purchase does not include free delivery.

Don’t wait to secure your Egg—we only have a limited supply available. The deadline to purchase an EGGfest Egg is March 24.

Get two free tasting tickets when you buy an Egg for EGGfest!

GET IN ON THE TASTING

To sample our Steak CookOff competitors’ steak AND delicious creations from EGG Chef pros from all over the Midwest (and vote for the official People’s Choice winner), purchase a taster ticket for $15! You can also purchase your ticket on the day of the event at Pits N Grills. All food sampling will take place from 2 to 4pm or after Steak CookOff judges have completed their tasting.

LIVE MUSIC

Enjoy some of the best live music Springfield has to offer.

LOCAL BREWS

Clink bottles with beer provided by local breweries and distributors.

A GOOD CAUSE

Proceeds from Steak & EGGfest will benefit local charities.

JOIN THE EGGfest CHEF RANKS TO WIN PRIZES

Show off your culinary Big Green Egg chops and compete to be a People’s Choice favorite and win prizes! Join our roster of EGGfest 2019 chefs to grill, roast, smoke, and bake your best Big Green Egg recipes. There’s NO fee to join the fun and NO restrictions on the delicious food samples you can create to share with tasters.
The deadline for cook sign-ups is March 24. You can also sign up at Pits N Grills.

Details for Chefs

  • Pits N Grills will provide demo eggs for all chefs. (Leave your own egg at home!)
  • Chefs must provide all food and supplies.
  • Chefs are NOT required to purchase a demo egg.
  • Food must be cooked on the premises.
  • Set up and registration on the day of the event will be from 8 to 9:30am.
  • Food sampling will take place from 2 to 4pm.

This Year’s Prizes

  • The first place judges’ category winner will win a small Big Green Egg (a $569 value!)
  • The second place judges’ category winner will win a a $50 Pits N Grills gift card
  • The first place People’s Choice (Tasters) winner will win a Yeti cooler
  • The second place People’s Choice (Tasters) winner will win a $50 Pits N Grills gift card

COMPETE TO BECOME A STEAK COOKOFF CHAMP

If you’ve got what it takes to compete with the best steak cooks in the country, now’s your chance to win a first-place prize of $1,000—and become a Steak Cookoff champ! Steak & EGGfest 2019 is an official Steak Cookoff Association event. There’s a competition just for kids, too.
To get more details about entry fees, teams, prizes, and registration, go to The Steak Cookoff Association’s event page for Steak & EGGfest.