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

Logo
Contest Name
City
Event Days
Website
Brasstown's Winter BBQ ThrowdownYoung HarrisFeb 6-7www.BrasstownValley.com
Smokin' Butts & TiresConyersMar 27-28www.SmokinButtsandTires.com
BBQ, Boogie & BluesCalhounApr 24-25www.BBQBoogieBlues.com
Boss HogWaynesboroMay 8-9www.BossHogCookoff.com
Papa Joe's Banjo-B-QueEvansMay 22-23www.banjobque.com
Covered Bridge 'QueEuharleeJun 5-6www.Euharlee.com
Dillard Bluegrass & BBQ FestivalDillardJul 31-Aug 1www.DillardBBQ.org
Classic City BBQAthensAug 14-15www.ClassicCityBBQFest.com
Pigs & PeachesKennesawAug 21-22www.PigsAndPeaches.com
Hawgin' on LanierGainesvilleAug 28-29www.gainesvillejaycees.org/bbq-competition/
Smoke & Thunder BBQ Classic (Stage 1)RomeOct 2-3www.WingsOverNorthGeorgia.com
Smoke & Thunder BBQ Classic (Stage 2)RomeOct 3-4www.WingsOverNorthGeorgia.com
The Real SquealLyonsOct 9-10www.TheRealSqueal.com
Smokin' Up The Saddle ClubChatsworthNov 13-14www.SmokinUpTheSaddleClub.com
KOA Smokin' Up The CampgroundCalhounDec 4-5www.SmokinUpTheCampground.com