BBQ Pitmasters Season 5 Submissions Due 1/25/13!!

Were you all hoping to get on the next season of Destination America’s BBQ Pitmasters? Yeah us too.  See the press release below for your chance.


We’re looking for the best and brightest Pitmasters who’ve got the drive to compete and personalities that trump the competition!


Destination America’s hit show ”BBQ Pitmasters” is back for another Season!


Now Casting BBQ Pitmaster Teams of Two who cook, eat and breathe BBQ and are ready to showcase their abilities and prove they’re the BEST!

Interested applications should send the following information to

Please make sure to include your team name in the subject of your email. – Names (Must be an existing team of two)

-  Contact Info – email, cell phone and address

-  Recent Photos of the team and your food




- Bios – What do you do for a living? How did you get into BBQ? How long have you been competing? What kind of pit do you cook on? What do you cook with? What’re your specialties? What awards have you won at competitions in the past? (Please list all achievements and dates won)

- Why should your team be chosen to compete??- Any links to your website and/or video footage you have of your team

*Interested applicants must put together a 3-5 minute video submission for review. Please showcase your personality, your desire to win and your incredible BBQ skills in the video. Prove to us that you have a shot at being and beating the best of the best in BBQ! Be creative and sell us on why you and your team should be on the show. Email video links and answers to the questions above to BBQPitmasters@originalmedia.com and Send any video/materials to

Original Media?C/O BBQ Pitmasters 175 Varick St, 7th Floor New York, NY 10014


(Don’t worry – we’re not expecting videos of Hollywood production quality, but comedy helps! More than anything – the cooks’ personalities are what matters.)

  • Michelle Lackey

    Thanks for the info! We’ve entered!

  • http://twitter.com/huckjr huckjr

    Cool Michelle! Did you post it to youtube? If so, care to share the link?