The Cook-Off The Southern Palmetto Regional Chamber hosts the annual Palmetto Pig Pickin’ Barbeque Cook-off Logo in Barnwell. The inaugural event launched in 2019. “Let’s get the grill rolling for Southern Palmetto Regional Chamber which serves Allendale and Barnwell counties,” said Eleanor Burbage, who serves as a Chamber Ambassador. The Palmetto Pig Pickin’ Barbeque Cook-off features […]
Downtown Spartanburg will transform into a virtual hog heaven when the upcoming Hub City Hog Fest takes over several roads around Morgan Square. The Hub City Hog Fest hosts this festival and barbecue contest as a way of supporting Mobile Meals of Spartanburg. In fact, the City of Spartanburg blocks off those roads to provide space […]
The annual Youth Mentors of the Pee Dee BBQ Festival takes place behind Palmetto Peddlers on Darlington Street. The two-day event features competition-quality barbecue smoked by some of the Southeast's best pit masters. The BBQ Cook-Off stands as one of the major fundraising opportunities allowing the Youth Mentors of the Pee Dee to continue to provide services […]
Each April, the Lee County Chamber of Commerce hosts a weekend of BBQ, bands, and beer at The Bishopville BBQ Block Party. The festival stands out as the ideal way to bring the community together each Spring. In addition to the community aspect, the Bishopville BBQ Block Party includes a serious barbecue cook-off. Some of […]
Want to become an SCBA certified BBQ judge? Come to the winter session of the SCBA Judging Seminar to take your first step in being a judge in SC BBQ competitions. You can become a Certified Barbeque Judge by first becoming a member of the South Carolina Barbeque Association. Completing this seminar allows you to attend […]
If you’re interested in keeping up with SC BBQ events throughout the year, check out our SCBBQ Events Calendar.