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.

2016 GBC Tour

Contest Name
Event Days
Brasstown Valley BBQ ThrowdownYoung HarrisFeb
Sip & Swine BBQLawrencevilleMar
Flames on the FlintBainbridgeMar
BBQ Boogie & BluesCalhounApr
Boss Hog State Championship Cook-offWaynesboroMay
Papa Joe's Banjo-B-Que & Music FestivalEvansMay
Euharlee Covered Bridge QueEuharleeJun
Dillard Bluegrass & BBQ FestivalDillardAug
Classic City BBQ FestAthensAug
Pigs & Peaches BBQ FestivalKennesawAug
Rock'n RibvilleLawrencevilleSep
Smokin' Butts & TiresConyersSep
The Real Squeal BBQ and Music FestivalLyonsOct
Roarin' Lions Smokin' BBQ CompetitionWinderNov