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 Winter ThrowdownYoung HarrisFeb 2-3BrasstownValley.com
Sip & Swine BBQ FestivalLawrencevilleMar 2-3SipAndSwine.com
Barnesville BBQ & Blues FestivalBarnesvilleApr 20-21BBQandBlues.org
BBQ Boogie & BluesCalhounApr 27-28BBQBoogieBlues.com
Atlanta BBQ ClassicHampton4/28-4/29www.atlantabbqclassic.com/
Boss Hog State Championship Cook-OffWaynesboroMay 11-12BossHogCookoff.com
Roman Roast on the RiverRomeMay 11-12RomanRoastontheRiver.com
Papa Joe's Banjo-B-QueEvansMay 25-26BanjoBQue.com
Pigs & PeachesKennesawAug 24-25PigsAndPeaches.com
Rock'n RibvilleLawrencevilleSep 21-22RocknRibville.com
The Real Squeal BBQ & Music FestivalLyonsOct 13-14TheRealSqueal.com
Roarin' Lions Smokin' BBQStathamNov 2-3RoarinLionsSmokinBBQ.com