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Vote Chaps Frederick for the Best Sandwich in Frederick, MD

Help us become the best of Frederick. Visit https://fnpsites.net/bob2018/#/gallery?group=290236 and select the “Best Place for a Sandwich” category on the left and select Chaps Pit Beef as your favorite. Then share with your friends and family!

The Chaps Pit Beef Difference: Why It’s the Best BBQ in Maryland

So you know you want to open a food franchise and you love BBQ, but how do you know which BBQ franchise is going to be the right fit for you? Learn more about the Chaps Pit Beef difference and why it’s the best BBQ in Maryland. It’s a Family Affair When you learn Chaps […]

Announcing Our Pit Up or Shut Up Contest Winner

Congratulations to Ken Eastep of Frederick, MD for winning our “Pit Up or Shut Up” contest! Check out Ken’s pit above! Ken receives his very own Chaps Pit Beef “Pit Party” for him and 50 of his friends. Way to go, Ken! Did you enter? Are you disappointed you did not win? Well, we have […]

Win Pit Beef and a Reserved Table at Chaps for a Year!

To enter snap a selfie at any table, at any of our Chaps locations & post it on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter using hastag #CHAPSPICNIC & tag @chapspitbeef. Winner gets a reserved table and free pit beef for you and 3 friends at any location, once a month for a whole year! Enter today!

Why Investing in a Barbecue Franchise Beats Out Other Food Franchises

The food franchise business continues to thrive every year and more and more people are investing in it. But how do you know which type of food franchise is the right one for you? BBQ franchises are growing in popularity and are becoming popular money-makers. Here is why investing in a barbecue franchise beats out […]

A Brief History of the Backyard BBQ

Today, summer is pretty synonymous with the backyard barbecue in the United States especially around holidays like Memorial Day and the Fourth of July, but did you ever wonder where the idea for backyard barbecues came from? The backyard barbecue has actually been around since right after World War II in the 1950s and 1960s. […]

Chaps Frederick Is Celebrating Their Grand Opening!

Josh Verstandig, franchisee and operator of Chaps Frederick, announced today that Chaps Pit Beef of Frederick Maryland will be opening their doors 10:30am on June 5, 2018 at 4969 Westview Dr. Frederick, MD! The town of Frederick, Maryland has long a waited for their chance to sink their teeth into a “World Famous” Chaps Pit […]

Chaps Shoutout On 106.9 The Eagle Radio

Chaps recently received a shoutout from 106.9 The Eagle radio station – Maryland’s Classics Hits Station – on our upcoming Frederick, MD location opening. Very cool. Check it out!   We’re working hard to get our Frederick, MD location opened for all you Chaps fans in the Frederick area. We’re very close. Stay tuned for […]

18 Best Places to Eat in Maryland

Whether you live in Maryland or will be visiting there some time soon, having the 411 on the best places to eat there is a must. From seafood to down home barbecue, Maryland has it all. Here are the 18 best places to eat in Maryland 18. Papermoon Diner, Baltimore If you prefer a feast […]

12 Best BBQ Seasoning That Will Make Your Mouth Water

Now that BBQ season will be going into full swing, you are probably on the lookout for new mouth-watering BBQ seasonings to test out. Whether you are barbecuing at home or looking for new BBQ styles to try while dining out, here are the 12 best BBQ seasoning that will make your mouth water: BBQ […]