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2023 BBQ Competition INFORMATION



Thank you for your interest in the 41st Annual Octoberfest BBQ Competition! The application is available!


For questions, please contact Barbecue Chair, Elise Jenkins, at or 662-719-1675. 


*Payment for the total entry fee must be received with application. Applications submitted are not guaranteed entrance. The MDSBC reserves the right to reject any application after deadline date and/or after spaces are full. If your application is not accepted, your money will be refunded. However, no refunds will be made once you have been accepted into the contest.


Limited space is available so apply early to secure your admittance. Any photos taken at the event become the property of Cleveland Octoberfest/MDSBC and the Memphis Barbecue Network and may be used for promotional purposes. For any additional information or questions contact Elise Jenkins, Barbecue Chair, at or 662-719-1675.

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