Elizabethtown Pork & Beats Festival

November 15 - 16, 2019 Cape Fear Farmer's Market, 106 MLK Drive Elizabethtown

Join us in The Town of Elizabethtown at the Cape Fear Farmer’s Market for the 3rd Annual Pork & Beats Festival.  Up to twenty teams will compete for cash prizes and trophies in this whole hog event, sanctioned by the North Carolina Pork Council.

Entry fee will be $75 per team.

1st Place – $1250 and a trophy
2nd Place – $750 and a trophy
3rd Place – $500 and a trophy

After the judging is complete, the pork will be chopped and prepared for the barbecue plates that start selling at 11:00 am.  The plates consist of chopped pork, green beans, slaw and a roll.

Our festival attendees are in for a great time with children’s activities, crafts, vendors, food and music by the Black Water Rhythm and Blues Band!

For Registration and Rules, please click below:

Pork and Beats BBQ Cook-off rules 2019

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Tony Parrish