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Athens Egg Fest 2020

Calling all Eggheads! Come join in on fun filled and delicious day at the Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center in Athens, Texas. Egg Fests are held all over the country for Big Green Egg® enthusiasts. Cooking teams from all over will come to Athens, Texas to compete against socialize with other Eggheads. The event is open to the public. Come and enjoy great food and a great atmosphere. All demo Big Green Eggs used in the event will be for sale at a discounted rate at the end of the event. Entry is a $5.00 donation per person to the Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center.

Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center

5550 FM 2495
Athens, Texas 75752

April 24, 2020

Cooks can arrive anytime after 10:00am. A large commercial kitchen will be available for food prep for Saturday. Friday night from 5:00pm to 8:00pm will be meet & greet for the cooks. Dinner will be provided and served by 407 BBQ.

April 25, 2020

Saturday is the day for Athens Egg Fest 2020. Cooks can arrive at 7:00am for setup. Athens Egg fest 2020 will open to the general public at 9:00am. The event will conclude at 3:00pm.

Special Hotel Rates from Super 8 by Wyndham Athens, Texas

2 Double Beds: $64.75/Night (includes all taxes and fees)
1 King Bed: $53.25/Night (includes all taxes and fees)

Call (903) 675-7511 and mention “Athens Egg Fest” to book rooms.

Cooking Team Sign Up

Sign Up For Athens Egg Fest 2020 Cooking Competition


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Demo Eggs For Sale

Purchase a Demo Big Green Egg® at a Discount

To help our Athens Egg Fest 2020 teams travel without having to bring their own Big Green Eggs®. National Wholesale of East Texas is providing the demo Big Green Eggs® for the Cooking Competition. All of the demo Big Green Eggs® will be for sale after Athens Egg Fest 2020.

Please contact Dario Meucci at National Wholesale of East Texas to purchase a Demo Big Green Egg® at Athens Egg Fest 2020.

Email Dario Meucci

Large Big Green Egg®

includes Large Big Green Egg®, Nest, Conveggtor, Firestarters, and 10 Lbs. of Charcoal

X-Large Big Green Egg®

includes X-Large Big Green Egg®, Nest, Conveggtor, Firestarters, and 10 Lbs. of Charcoal

Photos from Past Events