Schedule of Events

Thursday, September 27th
  • 11am-4pm                       Team early arrival
(if previously requested and confirmed by 9/21 with Mike King - 803-325-2630)

Friday, September 28th
  • 9:30am-2 :30pm           BBQ Team Check-in
  • 10am-3pm                     Meat Inspection (for judging only)
  • 4pm                               Mandatory Cooks Meeting
  • 5:30pm                          Distribution of meat for public tasting
  • 10pm-7am                     Quiet Time (please respect nearby neighbors)
Saturday, September 29th (EVENT DAY)
  • 7am                      Quiet Time ends
  • 10am                     Judges Sign-in
  • 11am                      Judges Meeting
Festival activities (Car Show, Kids Rides, Music) at Fountain Park & the White Home
  • 11:30am                Chicken Turn-in
  • 12noon                 Pork Ribs Turn-in
  • 12:30pm               Pork Shoulder/Butt Turn-in
  • 1pm                       Beef Brisket Turn-in
Public Tasting/People’s Choice at Fountain Park
  • 5pm                      Awards Ceremony
  • 6pm                      Cook Teams Depart (vehicles can enter competition area)
Outlaws Concert at the Old Town Amphitheater


Liam Kyle

Old Town Association
Phone: (803) 326-3817