Judging Class


So you want to be a professional BBQ judge? Take the Memphis Barbeque Network official judging class as part of this year's Smoke on the Mountain. No prior experience necessary to take the class - only a love of delicious BBQ!

When: Friday, July 19 @ 9 am
Where: Chestnut Creek School of the Arts, Second Floor Classroom

Your class fee includes a whole hog and pork shoulder presentation by a professional MBN cooking team, MBN class materials and fees, and lunch from the Galax Smokehouse.

You must register online using the form below. All participants must register and pay by July 1, 2019. Your registration is not complete until you pay for the course. Please call the Twin County Regional Chamber of Commerce at 276.236.2184 to pay with a credit or debit card.

We will have a lottery drawing for newly trained judges to have the opportunity to judge in the Backyard Contest and trained judges maybe invited to shadow judges at the blind box tables as space and entries permit at the discretion of the contest representatives.

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