Barbecue samples from the 2012 Brenau Barbecue Championship

Barbecue 101 for the Brenau Barbecue Championship May 24-25 on Brenau University’s Gainesville Campus

  Here are the top 10 things you need to know about the Brenau Barbecue Championship: What is the Brenau Barbecue Championship? Now in its fifth year, the Brenau Barbecue Championship is a fundraiser for a scholarship fund for local students. Jim Barco, the event’s...

Participants and guests enjoy the 2011 Brenau BBQ Championship May 20 and 21, 2011 in Gainesville, Ga.

Family Fun at the Brenau University Barbecue Championship May 25

The Brenau Amphitheatre and Gainesville campus turns into a fun for all ages event on Saturday, May 25, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Brenau Barbecue Championship. Although the principal purpose of the festival is to determine which two of about 40 cooking...

The Bubba Grills team flips their whole hog during the 2012 Brenau Barbecue Championship. Bubba Grills took fourth runner up in the whole hog category.

Fifth Annual Brenau Barbecue Championship Draws Teams to Compete for MBN, GBA Titles as well as Two World Food Championship Bids

The fifth annual Brenau Barbecue Championship May 24-25 brings together 37 different cook teams from five states to battle for Memphis Barbecue Network and Georgia Barbecue Association amateur and professional titles as well as rights to compete the World Food Championship in Las Vegas. This...

2nd Annual Cheerleading Camp Flyer

2nd Annual Cheerleading Camp, Sat. May 25

Brenau University’s 2nd Annual Cheerleading Camp for ages 4-12 joins the Brenau Barbecue Saturday, May 25! Running from 11:30 a.m. – 2 p.m., camp is at the Leslie Smithgall Tennis Center right next to the barbecue. Campers may access the tennis courts via Perry St....

The Bubba Grills team flips their whole hog during the 2012 Brenau Barbecue Championship. Bubba Grills took fourth runner up in the whole hog category.

Brenau University Barbecue Championship Trophy Winners

Grand Champion (Pro) Jack’s Old South Myron Mixon, team leader Vienna, Ga. Ribs (Pro) FIRST PLACE: Dixie-Que, team leader Rick Godfrey Macon, Ga. FIRST RUNNER-UP: Bubba Grills, team leader Lonnie Smith Jr., Haddock, Ga. SECOND RUNNER-UP: Smoke Shack BBQ, team leader Scott McDaniel, North Augusta,...

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