Liberty Delight Farms Presents Maryland State Championship SCA competition!

to compete in the World Championships!

Five GOLDEN TICKETS will be awarded to compete at the SCA World Championships in Texas!

Do you cook the best steak in your neighborhood? Are you the king of your cul-de-sac? Bring your backyard skills to this SCA sanctioned cookoff and compete for cash, trophies, prizes and FIVE Golden Tickets in this epic five-category event.

The OFFICIAL BALTIMORE Rib Eye Throw Down has cash prizes for the TOP TEN places in the steak category, the top FIVE places in the Creative Turkey Category, and for 1st through 3rd in the Creative Bacon and Bloody Mary Categories.

Sign up with family and friends! Get a team together with your co-workers for bragging rights in the office!  Meet world champions. A culinary experience of a lifetime.

If you have a passion for grilling and the great outdoors sign up for the Official Baltimore event today.

The Liberty Delight Farms Gourmet Market will be open for business. However, the event grounds is for competitive teams and families only.


Do I need to be a professional chef to enter or win?
Not at all! This is a chance to do something new and exciting. Sign up with friends or family and go for the gold! Create teams with your co-workers and get a little friendly competition going for office bragging rights. Just make it fun!

Do I need expensive equipment to win?
Even a basic $29.99 Weber Grill could bring home the gold. You never know!

Is steak the only category to compete in?
You can sign up for Steak A, Steak B, Steak A&B, Creative Turkey, Creative Bacon, and Creative Bloody Marys. So there are lots of ways to compete and get a golden ticket! Five categories in all and each 1st place gets a Golden Ticket!

Is early load in available?
Absolutely. Trailers can be loaded in on Friday, September 23rd at no charge.

Is there a place to stay overnight?
Liberty Delight Farms has a block of rooms available at the Hilton Garden Inn Baltimore/Owings Mills. They are located at: 4770 Owings Mills Blvd, Owings Mills, MD 21117 | (410) 654-0030. Tent camping is also available at Liberty Delight Farms in the load in area, if preferred.

If I wanted to sign up last minute for the bacon or turkey category, will there be meat available?
Yes. We will have turkey and bacon available for purchase on site.

What is there to do in the area?
Liberty Delight Farms is right next to several hiking trails in the Soldier Delight Natural Environmental Area. Shopping, restaurants and a movie theater are all nearby. Find out more info on hiking here:

For sponsorship and partnering opportunities, please call Liberty Delight Farms at (410) 833-1796.

2022 Official Baltimore Winners


To Be Announced 5:00pm September 24th

STEAK A: Robyn Garret (Dennis Waters – Golden Ticket Winner)

STEAK B: Robyn Garret (Katie Dzerouych – Golden Ticket Winner)

CREATIVE TURKEY: Michele Perelka (Jimmy Miller –  Golden Ticket Winner)


CREATIVE BACON: Marc Brazeau (James House – Golden Ticket Winner)


CREATIVE BLOODY MARY: Pam Pierce Johnston (Hanna Sigletary – Golden Ticket Winner)