August 26th has been dubbed “National Dog Day.” Truthfully, every day is National Dog Day for Dog Lovers like us, but we definitely aren’t complaining about an extra excuse to celebrate our furry friends. First and foremost we must introduce you to Mookie, our Far Out Awards office pup. Mookie is a cross between a […]

For our last #TrophyBackThursday we brought you the Independence Day Egg Roll Competition; an Asian-themed 4th of July event that put mundane backyard barbecues all over the country to shame. Just when we thought our customers couldn’t get any more Far Out, Kathryn wrote in to tell us about her Taco-centric 4th of July party. […]

We’re going to start this blog post out a little bit differently: with the e-mail we first received that started the conversation for this custom Far Out Award. I’m going this route because if you’re like me, you have no idea what a crowler is. Christine from Cuvee Coffee did a perfect job at explaining […]

In honor of Memorial Day, this week’s #TBT (Trophy Back Thursday) highlights a special custom award we made for a member of the US Army. Back in April, Captain Dwight Howell of the US Army Corps of Engineers came to us with a custom request. He liked our Golden Shoe Award Plaque but wanted to […]

It’s Trophy Back Thursday (#TBT) and today we are throwing it back to a custom Far Out Award we made for Thrillist’s Hall of Heroes Event. A couple of weeks ago we introduced you to the Meatopia Trophy, an award we custom-made for Thrillist’s Meatopia Event. The custom award, which featured stacks of meat atop […]

An event with a name like Meatopia doesn’t need much introduction. And as part of the world famous South Beach Food and Wine Festival, Meatopia has quickly become the hottest, meatiest event of the year. For this year’s event, Thrillist contacted us for help making a Far Out Award that embodied the spirit of Meatopia. […]

If you are remotely involved in the barbecue industry, you have probably heard of The Kansas City Barbecue Society (KCBS). The KCBS is the “world’s largest organization of barbecue and grilling enthusiasts with over 20,000 members worldwide.” Here at Far Out Awards we may not have any real grills or smokers, but that doesn’t stop […]