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BBQ in the ‘Burg”
June 15 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
BBQ in the ‘Burg”
June 14 @ 7:00 pm – June 15 @ 3:00 pm
The 1st Annual BBQ in the ‘Burg” Cook Off will be held on June 14 & 15 at the Downtown Louisburg Amphitheater Parking Lot. This event is our 1st professional cooking competition based on NCPC (North Carolina Pork Council) and Sanctioned by Whole Hog Barbecue Series rules and regulations. Onsite judging along with product quality prizes, awards include 1st place – $800 & Trophy : 2nd place – $500 & prize : 3rd place – $200 & prize : and a People’s Choice award. BBQ Plates and BBQ by the Pound will be sold ($8.00) on Saturday, June 15th for your tasting. Tasting Bands will also be sold for ($15.00), this will allow an individual to walk around beginning at 11am to taste BBQ seasoned by each of the 26 cook teams. Please come out and support the Town of Louisburg Downtown Economic Development Committee and the Franklin County 4-H Club and Youth Development.
A very special THANK YOU to all of our Cook Teams and Cook Team Sponsors!!
*BBQ IN THE BURG WINNERS CLICK HERE TO SEE THE SCORES
Velvet Gold Fish Band/ Drinks sponsored by TAR BANKS BREWING CO.
Trophy by NEAL STEWART
Posters sponsored by FINCH’s PRINTING
Signs / Printed Material by NC GRAPHIC PRO’S
BBQ in the Burg T-Shirts sponsored by SWEET TEE’S
Chicken Shack Band/ Sound Group sponsored by THE TOWN OF LOUISBURG
|GHY GRILLERS sponsored by SHELLEY DICKERSON|
|BIG BAD WOLF sponsored by MCFARLANE LAW OFFICE PA|
|THE PIG NUTZ sponsored by THE SKIN SPA OF LOUISBURG (LISA ESQUIVEL-CLARK)|
|CAROLINA CAVIAR sponsored by WAYNE GUPTON BUILDERS|
|BROWNS BBQ sponsored by AFLAC / LEONARD & ASSOCIATES|
|BULL PEN BBQ sponsored by BLUE COLLIE COFFEE|
|GRILLFATHER COOKING TEAM sponsored by FARM BUREAU /WAYNE CHAMPION|
|CURLEY HSC sponsored by HARRISON AUTOMOTIVE|
|EAST COAST SMOKE HOUSE sponsored by UNION BANK/ MELISSA WELFE|
|SMOKIN BLACK JACK BBQ TEAM sponsored by LAW OFFICE OF E.M. BARTHOLOMEW II|
|SHOWTIME ‘S LEGIT BBQ sponsored by HARRIS FAMILY LLC|
|MUSTARD SEED BBQ sponsored by CHUCK & JEAN ODOM, CPA|
|GETTIN’ SAUCED UP! sponsored by EMMA STEWART|
|*WINNER OF BBQ IN THE BURG – LAZY DAYZ sponsored by DICKERSON BUILDERS|
|HOUND DOG BBQ sponsored by FARM BUREAU /WAYNE CHAMPION|
|BEACH BOYS BBQ sponsored by WOOD’S HOME FURNISHING|
|POCOSIN BOYS sponsored by THE PARKER LUMPKIN FAMILY|
|BBQ BROTHERS sponsored by WINSLOW HOMES|
|J 3 COOKING TEAM sponsored by TRIANGLE RISK ADVISORS|
|WICKED PIGS sponsored by STUART WRIGHT – BREWER INSURANCE GROUP|
|WHITE LEVEL RESERVE sponsored by UPTOWN BEAUTY NOOK– SAM & ANN PERDUE|
|CAROLINA SLOW SMOKE sponsored by JUNE GREENE IN MEMORY OF SWEET GREENE|
|THE GRILL LIFE sponsored by ROCHELLE MOON REALTY|
|SUSIE Q BBQ sponsored by CAROLINA COUNTRY DISTILLERY|
|TBA sponsored by LOUISBURG COLLEGE|
|BACKYARD BUBBA sponsored by THE FRANKLIN TIMES (Advertising Sponsor)|
Friday, June 14, 7:00 PM –
Saturday, June 15, 3:00 PM
THIS EVENT IS FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC, NO TICKETS REQUIRED TO ENTER. BRING THE ENTIRE FAMILY!
*Chief Cook’s meeting will begin at 7:00 p.m., Friday evening June 14th, location will be announced upon registration. Attendance is mandatory for all chief cooks.
Velvet Gold Fish Band will be performing and Food Trucks will be on site at the Downtown Louisburg Amphitheater on Friday, June 14th beginning at 6:30 pm.
BBQ Plates ($8.00) , BBQ by the Pound ($8.00) or Tasting Bands ($15.00) can be purchased day of the event, Saturday, June 15th. All proceeds will go to the Town of Louisburg Economic Development Committee & Franklin County 4-H Club. Lets help send a child to 4-H camp!
Chicken Shack Band will be performing from 11:30 am – 2:30 pm on Saturday, June 15th at Downtown Louisburg Amphitheater.
BBQ Judging will begin Saturday morning at 9:00 am. Winners will be announced at the Downtown Louisburg Ampthitheater Stage at 1:00pm.
If you have purchased a BBQ Plate ticket, Pound of BBQ or Tasting Band you can pick up your plate or pound of BBQ on Saturday, June 15th at the Drive-Thru located at Market & Court St. (behind the Franklin County Court House), you can also pick up plates inside the gate at the 4-H Tent beginning at 11:00 am. BBQ Tasting will also begin around 11:00 am. BBQ tasting bands will allow each individual who has purchased a tasting band to walk around beginning at 11am and taste BBQ seasoned by each of the 26 cook teams. There will be tickets given to each person who has purchased a tasting band to judge your favorite Cook Teams BBQ for the PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD.
Downtown Louisburg Amphitheater
116 N Main St. Louisburg, NC 27549
Drive-Thru for BBQ Plate or BBQ by the Pound is located at Market & Court Street (behind the Franklin County Court House)
BBQ plates or BBQ by the Pound can also be picked up inside the gate at the 4-H Tent beginning at 11:00 am.
Town of Louisburg
110 W. Nash St
Louisburg, NC 27549
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