The World Championship Of Barbecue Is Coming To Tennessee In Summer, And You Simply Must Visit

Every summer, the World Championship of Barbecue comes down to Memphis and takes the West Tennessee riverfront, Tom Lee Park, by storm. With hundreds of teams that compete for over $100,000 in prizes, it’s an event that offers not only a whole lot of stakes but bragging rights for the years to come. This year, the barbecue competition will once again take place during the Memphis in May event, and folks are counting the days. Learn more about this fun experience below, and be proud. The folks of Tennessee love to make a good meal!

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life. While we continue to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, please take proper precautions or add them to your bucket list to see at a later date. If you know of a local business that could use some extra support during these times, please nominate them here:

This ain’t no joke, friends. The folks at the World Championship Barbecue Contest don’t mess around! If you’re looking to stay up-to-date on the Memphis in May International Festival you can check its official website.

If you’re considering a bit of an adventure in Tennessee, we’d recommend a hike to this hidden lake right in the heart of the state. It’s gorgeous! 

Address: Riverside Dr, Memphis, TN 38103, USA