Patrick County Chamber of Commerce, Stuart, Virginia
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9th Annual Pig Cookin' Contest at The Spencer Penn Centre

Apr 18, 2020

The Spencer Penn Centre  - Spencer, VA 

Saturday, April 18th 2020, 11am to 4pm. The place to be on the third Saturday in April is at the Pig Cookin’ Contest at Spencer Penn Centre! For the 9th Annual Pig Cookin’ Contest, an even larger crowd is expected, topping the 1,400-1,700 in previous years, from all over Virginia and North Carolina. The Pig Cookin’ Contest is the only BBQ competition in the area that is sanctioned by the North Carolina Pork Association. The winners will use their points to qualify for the annual N.C. Barbeque Championship.Trophy and monetary awards are presented at 11:00am: first prize- $500; second prize-$300, third $200, and a blind taste test $100 Food sales begin at 11:00 in the Alumni Hall. Handicap parking spaces will be available in the lower parking area (between SP and the Ruritan building). Menu: Eat in or carry out plates/sides, sandwiches, BBQ container to go, homemade desserts, 11am until 4pm. Call The Spencer Penn Centre for more information.