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Drawing BBQ teams and pitmasters from around the globe, the World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest celebrated its 40th year in 2017. The four-day competition features teams contending in three different categories (rib, shoulder, whole hog) for the title of World Champion. 

Taking place in Memphis, TN with the Mississippi River as the backdrop, WCBCC has a spectacular, one-of-a-kind setting. Hosted by Memphis in May International Festival.

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World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest
World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest
World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest
World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest
World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest

357 Riverside Dr
Memphis, TN 38103

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