ADDITIONAL NOTES: completed airing its first season on 9/7/14; has yet to be renewed for a second season
DESCRIPTION: (from Travel Channel's press release, April 2014) "Underground BBQ Challenge" pits neighborhood against neighborhood across the country in an epic BBQ cooking contest. Host and acclaimed chef G. Garvin offers two teams of local grill masters a chance to prove they've got the chops to represent their town with the tastiest, most creatively cooked and presented BBQ. Garvin and two local judges decide which neighborhood's dish will win the Underground BBQ Challenge and the $10,000 prize. Eight one-hour episodes; produced by The Michael Group with Travel Channel's Dale Roy Robinson as Executive Producer.