Friends from all over will be celebrating whole hog tradition while fundraising for a great cause!
Get ready to taste the different styles the carolinas have to offer.
Each Region will be serving up a bbq plate with two sides plus a beer pairing.
Bobby's BBQ is owned by Tay Nelson, and his wife Sarah. Tay grew up in Fountain Inn, SC and at the early age of twelve, began working with his father in a local Greenville restaurant. see more
A deep rooted passion for fine food and the outdoors motivated husband and wife duo Matthew and Jessica Register to start Southern Smoke BBQ of NC, which boasts two barbeque sauces that quickly became a hot commodity in Eastern NC. see more
Named one of Food & Wine Magazine’s 2019 Best New Chefs (the first Pitmaster to ever receive the title), also receiving a 2019 James Beard Foundation semifinalist nomination for Best Chef Southeast... see more
Lexington Barbecue was established in 1962 by Wayne Monk, who served as a carhop at a Lexington barbecue restaurant in his teenage years and later worked directly under Warner Stamey. Nathan Monk is 3rd Generation.
Growing up in Florence, South Carolina, where mom and pop 'cue joints reigned supreme, Elliott gained a deep appreciation of the art of smoke. His roots for Southern food and culture run deep as he spent his younger years playing with pigs and chickens on his grandparents' family farm. see more
Brandon Shepard of Shepard Craft Barbecue NC is committed to sharing the craft and knowledge of BBQ traditions from all over the world. see more
Lewis Donald flipped an old service station in the heart of the Belmont Community into a no-frills, go-tell-yo-mama, smoke shack; the location and food echoes memories of distant back country roadside barbecue joints that made this state famous. see more
For North Carolina natives Garren “Jon G” and Kelly Kirkman, barbecue is a labor of love. What began with experimentation among friends and family, evolved into a successful and recognized food truck. As always, there were bigger ideas ahead. see more