Participating Contests

All participating contests of the Georgia BBQ Championship are KCBS Sanctioned and have been proclaimed State Championship events by the Governor or State Legislature. Every effort has been made to ensure that GBC contests pursue the highest standards for barbecue competitions, so teams, judges and visitors to these events can enjoy a true Championship experience.

Please note: The GBC is not responsible for contest cancellations.

Current GBC Tour

Contest Name
City
Event Days
Website
Brasstown Valley Resort BBQ ThrowdownYoung HarrisFeb 3-4BrasstownValley.com
Sip & Swine BBQ FestivalLawrencevilleMar 3-4SipAndSwine.com
Flames on the FlintBainbridgeMar 10-11FlamesOnTheFlint.com
Brunswick BBQ Beach BashBrunswickApr 7-8BrunswickBBQ.net
Barnesville BBQ & BluesBarnesvilleApr 21-22BBQandBlues.org
BBQ Boogie & BluesCalhounApr 28-29bbqboogieblues.com
Boss Hog State Championship Cook-OffWaynesboroMay 12-13bosshogcookoff.com
Papa Joe's Banjo-B-QueEvansMay 27-28BanjoBQue.com
Dillard Bluegrass & BBQ FestivalDillardAug 4-5DillardBBQ.org
Pigs & Peaches BBQ FestivalKennesawAug 25-26PigsAndPeaches.com
Rock'n RibvilleLawrencevilleSep 15-16RocknRibville.com
The Real Squeal BBQ & Music FestivalLyonsOct 13-14TheRealSqueal.com
Smokin Up the CampgroundCalhounDec 1-2SmokinUpTheCampground.com