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Save the date! April 28, 2018!

Spring Chicken Festival is just around the corner!!! Join us on Saturday, April 28 from 11am-3pm on the Downtown Gainesville Square for Georgia's only official chicken cook off! In addition to sampling some of the best chicken around, there will be an art market, live music and more! For only $5 bucks you can get a cluck card that will get you 10 samples of mouth watering chicken! 

The cook off consists of two divisions: Professional and Backyard Bar-B-Q. Prizes will be awarded in both categories. The Grand Champion will receive $1000 and proudly possess the coveted Chicken City Cup for one year.

The 2018 Spring Chicken Festival will kick off with the Cook-off, live entertainment, Re-Hatched upcycled art market and kids zone!

Back by popular demand  "Re-Hatched" an upcycled/recycled art/craft market. There will be artists featuring creations made from recycled or repurposed materials.

 

Congratulations to our 2017 Grand Champion, Chipotle Brothers! Below is a listing of all the winners. See you next year!!!

BACK YARD

Wing
1st – Gainesville FD
2nd – Hatian Jerk
3rd – Gainesville Grillers

Specialty
1st – Gainesville FD
2nd – Hatian Jerk
3rd – Gainesville FD

Chicken
1st – PR Funnel Factory
2nd – Cry Fowl
3rd – Gainesville Grillers

PRO

Wing
1st- Chipotle Brothers by Budget Blinds
2nd – Rick’s Smokin’ Pig
3rd – Chipotle Brothers by Budget Blinds

Specialty
1st- Chipotle Brothers by Budget Blinds
2nd – Ninja Pig
3rd – Rick’s Smokin’ Pig

Chicken
1st- Chipotle Brothers by Budget Blinds
2nd – Recess 
3rd – Ninja Pig

COMBINED CATEGORIES

Showmanship
1st – Recess
2nd – Lazy Bear BBQ

People’s Choice
1st – Gainesville Fire Department
2nd – Chipotle Brothers by Budget Blinds

GRAND CHAMPION
Chipotle Brothers by Budget Blinds

 

If you are interested in participating in the art market or cook-off, please contact Regina Mansfield at 770-531-2664. Please EMAIL sponsorship forms/information to rdyer@gainesville.org. Applications can also be mailed to Main Street Gainesville/Spring Chicken Festival PO Box 2496 Gainesville, Ga 30501. 

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