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.

 2014 Events List

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Contest Name
City
Event Days
Website
Brasstown Valley BBQ ThrowdownYoung HarrisFeb 7-8www.brasstownvalley.com
Smokin' on the River - Chattooga's BBQ Cook-OffSummervilleApr 3-5www.smokinontheriver.com
Boss Hog Cook-OffWaynesboroMay 9-10www.bosshogcookoff.com
Papa Joe's Banjo-B-QueEvansMay 23-24www.banjobque.com
Covered Bridge 'QueEuharleeJun 6-7www.euharlee.com
Dillard Bluegrass & Barbeque FestivalDillardAug 2-3www.dillardbbq.org
Classic City BBQ FestivalAthensAug 14-16www.classiccitybbqfest.com
Pigs & Peaches BBQ FestivalKennesawAug 22-23www.pigsandpeaches.com
Hawgin' On LanierGainesvilleAug 30-31www.gainesvillejaycees.org
Jug Tavern FestivalWinderSep 13-14www.jugtavernfestival.com
The Great Miller Lite Chili & BBQ Cook-OffConyersOct 3-4www.theatlantachilicookoff.com
The Real Squeal: Lyons Barbeque & Music FestivalLyonsOct 10-11www.therealsqueal.com