City of Kennesaw's Pigs & Peaches BBQ Festival
2753 Watts Dr.
Kennesaw, GA 30144
Stroll around and savor the smells. Shop, eat, drink and interact with vendors, exhibitor and BBQ contestant booths. Or play in our island-themed Kid Zone, full of inflatables, fun games and attractions for the little ones.
The Professional Contest is a Kansas City Barbeque Society (KCBS) sanctioned contest and Georgia State Championship event. Cook teams must compete in the four KCBS meat categories: chicken, pork ribs, pork and beef brisket. Total prize money: $10,000
The Backyard BBQ Contest is an amateur cook-off for individuals or teams, families, corporate teams or whoever – strictly for fun and BBQ braggin' rights. Cook teams must compete in three meat categories: chicken, pork ribs and pork. Total prize money: $1,550
This is your chance to show off your cooking creativity. Contest organizers will provide each cook team with one meat item. Cook teams may add any ingredient(s) to create the most delicious of dishes, such as a stew, soup, main course or side dish. KCBS garnish and sauce rules do not apply.
Peach Dessert Contest: Creativity is in order for this contest. Simply put, each cook team's recipe must include peaches.
Info & Amenities
Hours of Operation
Friday: 6:00PM - 10:00PM
Saturday: 10:00AM - 10:00PM
Admission & Fees
Parking off Site, Public Restrooms
Family-friendly, Free Admission , Handicapped Accessible (Limited)
Near Interstate Highway
Suitable for Ages
Culinary, Food, Wine & Beer, Entertainment, Fairs & Festivals, Family Friendly, Free Things to Do