Twenty-eight of the top whole hog barbecue cooks will converge on downtown Raleigh during the Wide Open Bluegrass Festival on September 27 and 28 to compete to be this year’s Whole Hog Barbecue Champion. Visitors to Wide Open Bluegrass on Saturday, Sept. 28, can purchase a wristband and be part of the excitement. The wristband […]

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You get to be the judge at the State Championship

Exciting changes are coming to the Whole Hog Barbecue Championship this fall during the Wide Open Bluegrass festival in downtown Raleigh. Instead of selling sandwiches throughout the day after judging is complete, festival goers will have the opportunity to purchase a wristband to sample directly from each cook and help select a people’s choice winner. […]

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