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2016 MBN Contest Calendar
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19 Contests Found.
Jun 1 - Jun 4, 2016

Cobb Parr Park
Covington, TN

Type:Standard
Covington World's Oldest BBQ Cooking Contest
Contact: Karen Griffin
Address: 200 W. Washington Covington, TN 38019
Phone: 901-476-1107
Email: kgriffin@covingtontn.org
Judge's Contact: Sandra McCalla
Address: 108 Quail Creek Cove Covington, TN 38019
Phone: 901-652-0555
Email: sandramccalla@comcast.net
MBN Reps: KELLEY EVANS, HENRY EVANS

This is a standard MBN Contest with blind Preliminaries and On-Site Finals
Jun 3 - Jun 4, 2016

Tate County Fairground
178 Quality Lane
Senatobia, MS

Type:Standard
Tate County Fair Smokeout
Contact: Jack Jennings
Address: 457 Waldrop Rd Senatobia, MS 38668
Phone: 901-340-8966
Email: jennings.jack@yahoo.com
Judge's Contact: Lisa Monarch-Jennings
Phone: 901-438-7071
Email: lmonarchjennings@yahoo.com
MBN Reps: BARBARA YOUNG, LARRY YOUNG

This is a standard contest without the hog category.
Jun 3 - Jun 4, 2016

Coahoma County Expo Center
Clarksdale, MS

Type:Standard
Delta Jubilee Smokin Hot BBQ Contest
Contact: Sue Griffin
Phone: 662-902-1993
Email: buckinghamsue@gmi.net
Judge's Contact: Sue Griffin
Phone: 662-902-1993
Email: buckinghamsue@gmi.net
MBN Reps: MAGGIE ADKISON, ADAM ADKISON

This will be a standard MBN contest and a Patio contest.
Jun 10 - Jun 11, 2016

Grenada Lake
Grenada, MS

Type:Other
Thunder on Water Barbecue Contest
Contact: Dr. Thomas E. Holden
Address: 570 Blue Skies Road Grenada, MS 38901
Phone: 662-417-7711 or 662-417-7711
Email: nbutblueskies@yahoo.com
Judge's Contact: Diane Holden
Phone: 901-634-5548
Email: nbutblueskies@yahoo.com
MBN Reps: BECKY PALMER

This is Specialty-Pulled pork & ribs, no finals
Jun 16 - Jun 18, 2016

Whittington Park
Greenwood, MS

Type:Standard
Other
Porkin In The Park
Contact: Ben Cox
Address: PO Box 1932 Greenwood, MS 38930
Phone: 662-299-0680
Email: Bwc335@gmail.com
Judge's Contact: Barry Glass
Address: PO Box 1932 Greenwood, MS 38930
Phone: 662-219-0783
Email: bwc335@gmail.com
MBN Reps: MARY HORNER, FRANK HORNER, JACK JENNINGS, LISA MONARCH-JENNINGS

Standard Contest and a sanctioned backyard contest.This will be in conjunction with the Greenwood Balloon & Musicfest.
Jul 15 - Jul 16, 2016

Downtown
Galax, VA

Type:Standard
Smoke on the Mountain
Contact: Judy Brannock
Address: 402 North Main St Galax, VA 24333
Phone: 276-236-2184 or 276-236-6903
Email: info@twincountychamber.com
Judge's Contact: Shannon Dalton
Address: 58 Fairway Oaks Dr Galax, VA 24333
Phone: 276-233-4205 or 276-236-8573
Email: shdalton@gmail.com
MBN Reps: GREG SEBASTIAN, LOIS SEBASTIAN

This is a standard MBN Contest. Team Chairman-Ron Password 276-233-0334
Aug 5 - Aug 6, 2016

Downtwon Water Valley Water Valley, MS

Type:Standard
2016 Watermelon Carnival Barebecue Cooking Contest
Contact: Tonya Eubanks
Address: 9477 Hwy 7 Water Valley, MS 38965
Phone: 662-609-7370 or 662-609-7370
Email: tonyaeubanks@att.net
Judge's Contact: Tonya Eubanks
Address: 9477 Hwy 7 Water Valley, MS 38965
Phone: 662-609-7370
Email: tonyaeubanks@att.net
MBN Reps: JACK JENNINGS, LISA MONARCH-JENNINGS

This will be a standard Contest, Blind Preliminaries,On-site finals. Also has a Tasters Choice Category paying 1,500 for first place. Teams can sell their food with MS food permit or raise funds for a Nonprofit Group. Judges - go to the MBN Facebook page for the judges application or email Tonya Eubanks.
Sep 9 - Sep 10, 2016

Riverside Park
Bank of the White River
Batesville, AR

Type:Standard
Smokin' on the White
Contact: Jim Butler
Address: PO Box 2094 Batesville, AR 72503
Phone: 8703075338
Email: ducksinbatesville@hotmail.com
Judge's Contact: Donna Turner
Address: 601 Flat Rock Rd Cave City, AR 72521
Phone: 8706131564
Email: smokinjudges@hotmail.com
MBN Reps: LORI DIXON, KYLE DIXON

This is a standard MBN contest.
Sep 22 - Sep 24, 2016

17th Street & surronding area
Murphysboro, IL

Type:Standard
Murphysboro BBQ Cook-Off
Contact: Mike Mills
Phone: 618-684-8902 or 618-599-8000
Email: becky@17bbq.com
Judge's Contact: Sammi Graff
Phone: 618-559-8000
Email: sammi@17bbq.com
MBN Reps: SUZANNE RHEA, MELZIE WILSON

This is a standard MBN Contest/Duel KCBS contest. Click on contest name above for more info.
Sep 23 - Sep 24, 2016

Rule Park
Downtown Ruleville, MS

Type:Standard
The Great Ruleville Roast
Contact: Elise Jenkins
Address: P.O. Box 191 Ruleville, MS 38771
Phone: 662-719-1675 or 662-756-2013
Email: elise@mspolicesupply.com
Judge's Contact: Pam Maxwell
Address: 31 Carolina Cove Cleveland, MS 38732
Phone: 662-497-2575 or 662-497-2575
Email: prmaxwell@yaoo.com
MBN Reps: GARY COUNTZ, SHARON COUNTZ

This is 2 contests, Standard MBN Contest-Blind Prelims and Specialty-Pulled Pork, Ribs & Pork Loin
Sep 30 - Oct 1, 2016

Freeman Park
2629 Bartlett Blvd
Bartlett, TN

Type:Other
Bartlett BBQ Fest
Contact: David Parsons
Address: P.O. 392 Ellendale, TN 38029
Phone: 901-859-3381
Email: dparsonsconstruction@comcast.net
Judge's Contact: Colt Parsons
Address: P.O. Box 392 Ellendale, Tn 38029
Phone: 901-833-6054
Email: parsonscolt45@yahoo.com
MBN Reps: KELLEY EVANS, HENRY EVANS

This is a special event. Pulled Pork & ribs, no finals.
Sep 30 - Oct 1, 2016

Dupree Park
Jackson
Jacksonville, AR

Type:Standard
Grill inthe Ville BBQ Competition
Contact: Dana Rozenski
Address: S Municipal Drive Jacksonville, AR 72076
Phone: 501-982-4171 or 501-626-1446
Email: drozenski@cityofjacksonville.com
Judge's Contact: Dana Rozenski
Phone: 501-962-4171 or 501-626-1446
Email: drozenski@@cityofjacksonville

This is a standard MBN contest with blind preliminaries and on-site finals rounds
Oct 6 - Oct 8, 2016

Memphis Botanic Garden
750 Cherry Road
Memphis, TN

Type:Other
Porktoberfest
Contact: Jamison Totten
Address: 750 Cherry Road Memphis, TN 38117
Phone: 901-230-2578
Email: jamisontotten@liveatthegarden.com
Judge's Contact: Angie Johnson
Address: 750 Cherry Road Memphis, TN 38117
Phone: 901-636-7111
Email: angie.johnson@memphisbotanicgarden.com
MBN Reps: KELLEY EVANS, HENRY EVANS

This is a Specialty backyard contest in conjunction with the Porktoberfest Festival
Oct 7 - Oct 8, 2016

Downtown Cleveland
Cleveland, MS

  State Championship

Type:Standard
Mississippi Delta State Barbeque Championship/Octoberfest
Contact: Elise Jenkins
Address: P.O. Box 191 Ruleville, MS 38771
Phone: 662-719-1675 or 662-756-2013
Email: elise@mspolicesuppky.com
Judge's Contact: Pam Maxwell
Address: 31 Carolina Cove Cleveland, MS 38732
Phone: 662-497-2575 or 662-497-2575
Email: prmaxwell@yahoo.com
MBN Reps: BARBARA YOUNG, LARRY YOUNG, BECKY PALMER

This is 2 contests. Standard MBN contest, Blind Prelims & On-site finals and Specialty, Pulled Pork, Ribs, Loin no finals
Oct 14 - Oct 15, 2016

Douglass Road Park
Arlington, TN

Type:Standard
Arlington BBQ Fallfest
Contact: Paige Eavenson
Phone: 901-488-7822
Email: teams@arlingtonbbq.com
Judge's Contact: Angie Donnelly
Phone: 901-417-0359
Email: judges@arlingtonbbq.com
MBN Reps: MELZIE WILSON, MAGGIE ADKISON, ADAM ADKISON

This is a standard MBN Contest. Click on contest name above for more info.
Oct 21 - Oct 22, 2016

111 Main Street
Lake Village, AR

Type:Standard
Greg Bland Memorial BBQ Shoot Out
Contact: Amanda Box
Address: P.O. Box 752 Lake Village, AR 71653
Phone: 870-265-5977
Email: lvccdirector@@sbcglobal.net
Judge's Contact: Tippi Jones
Address: P.O.Box 752 Lake Village, AR 71653
Email: lvccdirector@sbcglobal.net
MBN Reps: ELISE JENKINS, BECKY PALMER

This is a Standard MBN Contest and a backyard contest of ribs, chicken & Catfish.
Oct 21 - Oct 22, 2016

Old Trace Park
at Barnett Reservoir
Ridgeland, MS

Type:Standard
Other
Smokin' on The Rez
Contact: Bobby Cleveland
Phone: 601-506-0739
Email: bobbyc7754@yahoo.com
Judge's Contact: Pam Cleveland
Phone: 601-953-2739
Email: pam.cleveland@gmail.com
MBN Reps: BARBARA ANDERSON, TOM ANDERSON

This is a standard MBN Contest. Click on contest name above for more info.
Oct 28 - Oct 29, 2016

Dowtown Butler
Butler, AL

Type:Standard
Butler Fest 2016
Contact: Amy Doggett
Address: 114 North Academy St Butler, AL 36904
Phone: 205-459-3795 or 601-616-4666
Email: butlerfest09@yahoo.com
Judge's Contact: Amy McDonald
Address: 114 North Academy St Butler, Al 36904
Phone: 205-604-8068 or 205-604-9075
Email: amyjames38@yahoo.com
MBN Reps: MAGGIE ADKISON, ADAM ADKISON

This is a Standard MBN contest.
Nov 4 - Nov 5, 2016

350 Pig Jig Blvd.
Vienna, GA

Type:Standard
Big Pig Jig
Contact: Rhonda Lambert
Address: P.O. Box 308 Vienna, GA 31092
Phone: 229-322-1596
Email: rhonda@bigpigjigrhonda@bigpigjig.com
Judge's Contact: La'El Heath
Address: P.O. Box 308 Viennna, GA 31092
Phone: 229-322-1596 or 229-322-1596
Email: rhonda@bigpigjig.com
MBN Reps: MARY HORNER, FRANK HORNER, GREG SEBASTIAN, LOIS SEBASTIAN

Standard Contest, blind preliminaries & on-site finals.