May 12th & 13th 2017

An Official Georgia State Championship

Come Barbeque with the Boss

Join us in picturesque Waynesboro, Georgia for the 12th annual Boss Hog State Championship Cook-Off. Sanctioned by the Kansas City Barbeque Society, our event will bring together competition cook teams and some of the best ribs, barbeque, brisket and chicken in the Southeast. Waynesboro may be the Bird Dog Capital of the World, but everybody's barking about the Boss Hog.

Activities at this year's Cook Off will include the King of the Wing Competition, Queen of the Wing Reverse Beauty Pageant, Waynesboro Weiner Hot Dog Eat Off, Free Wings and more! Mark your calendars now and make plans to attend this fantastic event!

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Friday & Saturday Schedule

Gates open Friday at 5:00 pm to 11:00 pm and Saturday from 10:30 am to 4:00 pm.

Full Schedule

Event for the Whole Family

Plenty to eat, free rides all day, mechanical swings, 60 foot long slide, mechanical bull and much more!

Cook Off Photos

2016 Grand Champions

Smoke Central BBQ from Lake City, SC

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Friday Night Music

More information coming soon

Line Dancing Friday & Saturday

Come join us for a Hazzard County Line Dancing Hoedown

Our 2017 Sponsors

  • WJBF News Channel 6
  • First National Bank of Waynesboro
  • Samsons Manufacturing Company, Inc.
  • AB Beverage Company, Inc.
  • Dairy South Co.
  • Delta Termite & Pest Control
  • Dairy South Co.
  • Hawk Law Group
  • Burke County Chamber of Commerce
  • William Mizell Ford

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Action from the Cook-Off - #bosshogcookoff