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BBQ Limerick Competition

The purpose of the competition is to write a limerick related in some way to BBQ-ing.

 

A limerick is a 5 line poem of the sort:

"There once was a man from Nantucket

Who kept all his cash in a bucket.

But his daughter, named Nan,

Ran away with a man

And as for the bucket, Nantucket."

 

Click here to enter. 

 

There will be five prizes of a Propane GasGenie electronic propane gauge:

1.    Three for the most popular as voted on our Facebook site.

2.    One for the best as selected by us (Creative Electronic Products Inc).

3.    One chosen at random from all entries.

 

Rules:

    • Entrants must be US residents
    • Limerick entries may be naughty, but not cross the boundary to being offensive.
    • The Limerick must be related to BBQs in some way (See samples below)
    • The decision of CEP is final.
    • CEP will choose a premium selection that will be placed on our Facebook album page. Anyone, including entrants, may then vote for their own entry and suggest their friends do the same.

 

CEP will judge the entries base on:

 

    • Is the Limerick BBQ related?
    • Humor
    • Originality
    • Individuals may make more than one entry
    • The competition ends on 15th April 2015. The prizes will be announced soon after that.


Click here to enter. 


Sample Limericks written by CEP:


There once was a woman called Sue

Who liked food from a Barbecue

When the gas ran out

She started to shout

‘It wasn’t my fault, it was you!’


The BBQ chicken looked great.

I put all the bits on a plate.

The kids came along,

and they ate every one.

Not even one piece, I ate.

 


Uncle Bill grilled some BBQ fish

Then placed them all on a dish

A cat came and ate

All on the plate

Now the cat’s on the grill – What a fate!

 

Click here to enter.