Mississippi BBQ Trail logo

Welcome to the Mississippi BBQ Trail

Annual BBQ Competitions in Mississippi

Event Date Location Sanctioning Network
Confirmed BBQ Events for
Hog Wild Barbeque Cookoff logo
Hog Wild Barbeque Cookoff & Family Festival
April 30 - May 1, 2021 Brookhaven, MS Kansas City Barbeque Society
DeSoto Shrine Club BBQ logo
DeSoto Shrine Club
BBQ Cookoff
State Championship
June 18-19, 2021 Nesbit, MS Kansas City Barbeque Society
Downtown BBQ Showdown in Hattiesburg, MS header and logo
Downtown BBQ Showdown
Fall 2021 TBD Town Park Square
Hattiesburg, MS
Kansas City Barbeque Society
Train Tracks Pork Attack Cookoff logo 2021
Train Tracks Pork Attack
August 6-7
Water Valley Watermelon Carnival
Downtown 1100 Central Street
Water Valley, MS
Memphis Barbecue Network
Roast-N-Boast logo 2019
State Championship
August 28
Columbus, MS Kansas City Barbeque Society
DSU Alumni Pig Pickin logo
35th Annual
Delta State University Alumni
Pig Pickin
September 10-11
Delta State U. Campus
1003 W. Sunflower Rd.
Cleveland, MS
Memphis Barbecue Network

South Mississippi Boucherie Festival
September 10-11
Southwest Events Center
29 Hwy 48
MS 39667
Memphis Barbecue Network
Great Ruleville Roast & Run logo
The Great Ruleville Roast & Run
September 24-25
Rule Park
Ruleville, MS
Memphis Barbecue Network
Hernando Water Tower Festival logo
18th Annual
Hernando Water Tower Festival
September 25
Hernando, MS Local Judges
Southaven Springfest logo
40th Annual
Southaven Springfest
State Championship
October 29-30, 2021 Snowden Grove Park
Southaven, MS
Kansas City Barbeque Society

Memphis Barbecue Network
BBQ on the Boulevard logo 2019
BBQ on the Boulevard
October 9
Clinton Plaza Shopping Center
Clinton, MS
Local Judges
 Mississippi Delta State Barbecue Championship logo Cleveland Octoberfest logo
MS Delta State Barbecue Championship/Cleveland Octoberfest
October 8-9
101 S. Bayou Ave.
Cleveland, MS
Memphis Barbecue Network
Barbecue Competitors Alliance logo
Christmas on the Coast
December 10-11
Parkers Landing RV Park
7577 E. Oakland Rd.
Biloxi, MS
Barbecue Competitors Alliance
Jim Hatten with Rockin' & Grillin' Bar-B-Que Palooza Director Reba Beebe and Event Specialist Emily Fleming in Picayune, MS March 19, 2016

Jim Hatten with Memphis Barbecue Network Representative Maggie Adkison at the 15th Annual Philadelphia Ham Jam Arts Festival in Philadelphia, MS April 16, 2016

Valid XHTML 1.0!

Valid CSS!