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.

2015 Events List

Contest Name
Event Days
Brasstown's Winter BBQ ThrowdownYoung HarrisFeb
Smokin' Butts & TiresConyersMar
BBQ, Boogie & BluesCalhounApr
Boss HogWaynesboroMay
Papa Joe's Banjo-B-QueEvansMay
Covered Bridge 'QueEuharleeJun
Dillard Bluegrass & BBQ FestivalDillardJul 31-Aug
Classic City BBQAthensAug
Pigs & PeachesKennesawAug
Hawgin' on LanierGainesvilleAug
Smoke & Thunder BBQ Classic (Stage 1)RomeOct
Smoke & Thunder BBQ Classic (Stage 2)RomeOct
The Real SquealLyonsOct
Smokin' Up The Saddle ClubChatsworthNov
KOA Smokin' Up The CampgroundCalhounDec