"Shotgun" Fred Barbeque Showdown Feb 16-18, 2017 - for the love of BBQ Register Now! Do you want a piece of that $10,000 prize money? What are you waiting for? Register Now! Events Schedule It's all about the BBQ. Find out what's going on when and where on our Events Schedule. About Fred From his roots at SHSU to Thermo Omega Tech & the creation of the BBQ Guru. Learn how Shotgun Fred shared his passion for life & love of BBQ.