Elizabethtown Pork & Beats Festival

November 3 - 4, 2023 Cape Fear Farmer's Market Elizabethtown

Join us in The Town of Elizabethtown at the Cape Fear Farmer’s Market for the 4th Annual Pork & Beats Festival. Up to fifteen (15) teams will compete for cash prizes and trophies in this whole hog event.

Entry fee will be $100 per team.

NCPC Judging: 1st place – $1,500; 2nd place – $1,250; 3rd place $1,000

Blind Taste Judging: 1st place – $300; 2nd place – $200; 3rd place – $100

Best BBQ Sauce: 1st place – $200; 2nd place – $100; 3rd place – $50

Our festival attendees are in for a great time on Friday night with the “Best BBQ Sauce” competition that anyone can enter, a variety of food trucks and a live band; and then on Saturday we will have children’s activities, crafts, vendors, food trucks and music by the Black Water Rhythm and Blues Band!


Cape Fear Farmer’s Market 106 MLK Dr. Elizabethtown, NC 28337

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Town of Elizabethtown