Upcoming Events (mainly BBQ) in the Louisiana Pit:
(a contest name in red indicates a State Championship, indicates the contest points will count toward the Points Chase as long as there are at least 15 teams in attendance)

October 26, 2013 - New Iberia, LA - Brudley's 11th Annual Wild Game Cook-Off (non-sanctioned)

Flyer: Click here
Contest Info:
Penn Tompkins
337-374-7138
Entry Fee: Free

Power available at site: no
Water available at site: no
RV hookups: no

November 1-2, 2013 - New Orleans, LA - Crescent City Cookoff (IBCA)
Website: http://www.hickoryprimebbq.com/

Flyer: Click here

Contest Info:
Billy Rhodes
Phone: (757) 277-8507
Email

Entry Fee: $150 (Jambalaya TBD)

Power available at site: yes
Water available at site: yes
RV hookups: yes

November 8-9, 2013 - Houma, LA - 1st Annual Bayou Country BBQ Cookoff (IBCA)
Website: http://bayoucookoff.webs.com

Flyer: Click here

Contest Info:
Nicole
Phone: (985) 262-1435 or (985) 860-3375.
Email

Entry Fee: $125

Power available at site: yes (limited)
Water available at site: yes (limited)
RV hookups: ??

November 22-23, 2013 - Marksville, LA - TBIPAC Fall BBQ Throwdown and Trade Days (IBCA)
Website: http://www.tbipac.com/

The contest will be held at Paragon Casino Resort in Marksville, LA

Flyer: Click here

Contest Info:
Amy Sampson
150 Melacon Rd.
Marksville, LA 71351
Phone: (318) 240-6414
Fax: (318) 253-0874
Email

Entry Fee: $150 (Dessert, Sauce, Margaritas, Soup/Gumbo $25 each)(Kids Que $25)
(To qualify for the traveling trophy you must enter pork spare ribs, brisket, chicken and sauce)

Power available at site: yes
Water available at site: yes
RV hookups: yes

March 7-8, 2014 - Marksville, LA - TBIPAC Spring BBQ Throwdown and Trade Days (IBCA)
Website: http://www.tbipac.com/

The contest will be held at Paragon Casino Resort in Marksville, LA
Contest Info:
Amy Sampson
Phone: 318-240-6414
Entry Fee: $150 (Dessert, Sauce, Margaritas, Soup/Gumbo $25 each)(Kids Que $25)

Power available at site: yes
Water available at site: yes
RV hookups: yes

Some more upcoming events (not necessarily BBQ contests) in Louisiana:

October 26, 2013 - New Iberia, LA - 11th Annual Brudley's Wild Game Cook-off

January 17-18, 2014 - Denham Springs, LA - Yellow Jacket BBQ Throwdown (IBCA)

February 28-March 1, 2014 - Bossier City, LA - Smokin' on the Red (IBCA)

March 7-8, 2014 - Marksville, LA - TBIPAC Spring BBQ Throwdown (IBCA)

May 30-31, 2014 - New Roads, LA - Rockin' and Roasting on the River (IBCA)

June 6-7, 2014 - Natchitoches, LA - Cookin' on the Cane (IBCA)

June 13-14, 2014 - Breaux Bridge, LA - Wild Side Ride BBQ Cook Off (IBCA)

July 18-19, 2014 - Morgan City, LA - Bayou BBQ Bash (IBCA)

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