Venue: Wilkes Agricultural Fairgrounds,  Willow Lane North Wilkesboro, N.C.

Friday, May 17th team check-in begins at 8:00am. All teams must be checked- in by 5:00pm for team meeting. Teams may camp through Sunday, May 19th. Special Category: Moonshine Dessert, to be turned in at 6pm Friday evening -  judged by local celebrities. Prizes announced at @ 7:00pm. 

Event opens to public at 5:00p for live muisc performance 6:00p-8:00p from Chad Triplette and Two Lane Blacktop

Saturday, May 18th event opens to public at 11am.

The four (4) KCBS categories will be judged Saturday, May 18, 2019 in the following order:


PORK RIBS 12:30 pm

PORK 1:00 pm


AWARDS 4:00 pm

All teams will be provided 1-2 pork butts on Friday that they will cook and give to event organizers Saturday morning by 10am to be sold that day as a fundraiser for The Partnership.

Team check-in starts at 8:00am on Friday, May 17th. All teams must be in place by cut-off time at 5pm. Team meeting 5:00pm Friday, May 17th All teams must have an ABC rated fire extinguisher on hand. Teams can stay through Sunday by 12noon.