The KCBS Competition is for the pros.

Everyone attending WhistleStop on Saturday between 1pm and 3pm will have a chance to "put your money where your mouth is!" Many of the backyard cooking teams competing in the Shadetree Competition will have boston butt samples available for you to taste!

On Friday you cook the chicken wings and the public will decide the winner! Turn in a minimum of 75 chicken wings prepared however you like at the Pig Whistle Pub by 5:45.

The Alabama Corn Hole Championship returns in 2019! This year’s pre-registration fees include admission to the Festival.


Kids ages 8-14... show off your grilling skills! A special competition just for you, the KIDS-Q will allow teams of three kids and one adult (18 or older) to vie for the top three awards in this category.

The ShadeTree division is for the weekend barbeque warriors.