Summertime is barbecue season! Time to uncover your grills and dust off your tongs. Show off your favorite BBQ and or smoker recipes, grilling tips and tricks, and more. If it has to do with barbecuing, we want to see it!

You could win a Char-Griller 96619 Akorn Kamado Kooker, Outdoor Pizza Oven, or a Rectangular Baking & Grilling Stone.

The Barbecue Challenge is closed.

Grand Prize

19 Prizes

Grand Prize (1)

One Grand Prize winner will receive: 
  • Char-Griller 96619 Akorn Kamado Kooker Combo with Grill Cover with Cooking Stone
  • Mug Prize Pack

First Prize (3)

Three First Prize winners will receive:
  • Outdoor Pizza Oven
  • Mug Prize Pack

Second Prize (5)

Five Second Prize winners will receive: 
  • Rectangular Baking & Grilling Stone
  • Mug Prize Pack

Runner Up (10)

10 Runner Ups will receive: 
  • Mug Prize Pack
How It Works

Write an Instructable

Create a new Instructable that fits the guidelines outlined in the contest description above. To be eligible, Instructables must be published between Jul 1, 2019 and Jul 29, 2019 (11:59pm PT).


Upon publishing your Instructable you'll see checkboxes for open contests. Select Barbecue Challenge. If you have entries currently eligible for entry, it will also show up by clicking "Enter this Contest" on the right side of this page.


Entries are accepted by Instructables staff within one business day Monday - Friday. What matters is the submission time, not acceptance time.


A panel of judges made up of Instructables staff and respected members of the community rate the finalists. The averages of the ratings determine the winners.


When the winners are decided they will be notified and announced here on the contest page.