2024 Foley BBQ & Blues Cook-Off – Backyard Only

Entry Deadline: March 9, 2024
Categories: BBQ Competitions
2024 Foley BBQ & Blues Cook-Off - Backyard Only
Venue / Location

125 E Laurel Ave
Foley, AL 36535

General Information

Competition – March 9-10, 2024

The annual BBQ & Blues Cook-off started in 2009 as one of the Foundation’s biggest fundraisers. It is an outdoor food and music event held in Downtown Foley’s Heritage Park the second Saturday of March. An Alabama Barbecue Association Trail and Kansas City Barbeque Society sanctioned event, the barbecue cook-off attracts both corporate and individual teams competing for bragging rights in several award categories. Festival goers enjoy great food, popular blues bands and children’s activities. All proceeds support the South Baldwin Chamber Foundation. Thanks to the generosity of event sponsors and volunteers, the impact on our community and schools increases each year.

All proceeds support the South Baldwin Chamber Foundation.

Festival Hours – Friday
5:00-9:00 PM -Love Entertainment
Festival Hours – Saturday
10:00 AM Gates Open
11:00 AM Samples Begin
11:00 AM – 4:00 PM – Entertainment
4:00 PM – Awards

Entry Fees

Per Entry Fee – $150.00 (Additional Team Members $10.00/Each) Additional categories can be entered for $10.00 each including Anything “Butt” (no sweets), Sauce, and Dessert.

Prizes / Awards / Medals / Ribbons

Trophies will be presented for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Place in all 6 categories listed. The “People’s Choice Award” will be chosen from samples offered

Teams may enter any and/or all categories.
Additional awards will be presented for:
– Grand Champion
– Reserve Grand Champion
Must enter ribs, butts, and chicken categories to be considered for Grand Champion Awards. Alabama BBQ Association and KCBS will only be awarding BBQ Trail points in chicken and ribs.

Fruits and Vegetables

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