2015 Hawgin’ on Lanier BBQ Competition

hawgin 2015Hawgin’ on Lanier has nothing to do with crowded boat ramps.  It’s your chance to taste the finest smoked pulled-pork BBQ from 50+ of the country’s best professional cooking teams.

Come have a saucy time at Hawgin’ on Lanier, a KCBS and Georgia BBQ Championship competition, at Laurel Park on Lake Lanier Saturday, August 29, 2015.

Two Old Men & A Grill attended the 2012 Hawgin' on Lanier Competition ~~ Photograph by Robert Sutherland
Two Old Men & A Grill attended the 2012 Hawgin’ on Lanier Competition ~~ Photograph by Robert Sutherland

There’s plenty of tasty competition this year.  Sauced! BBQ Company won Grand Champion in Hampton, Virginia.  Get a lick as they compete in the Pro competition for some of the $10,000 in prize money.

The proceeds help raise funds for two worthy charities that help kids in Hall County.  The Gut Check Program teaches young men discipline and leadership in a safe, structured high-energy environment.  The Empty Stocking Fund gives needy children a Christmas they would not have otherwise.

It’s $10 for adults and children under 12 are free!  For $5 more, sample and judge the People’s Choice BBQ.

You’ll hear music all day at Hawgin’ on Lanier with

  • Chad Bowmar
  • Austin Coleman
  • Jonathan Jackson and
  • Fly Betty Band.

Stay for the fireworks after dark!

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Robert J. Sutherland is a travel writer enjoying life in Gainesville, GA.
Robert has two adult daughters, seven practically perfect grandchildren and a zippy Kawasaki. Contact Robert at [email protected].

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