Some photos Sent in By People At The Festival

Here are some photos Janet Jackson sent in. She was a vendor, and had the booth at “Wreaths and More”. If you have photos you’d like to share, please email them to

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Congratulations to our winners!

Congratulations to our winners for the Tri-State BBQ Festival! People’s Choice- “In By 8, Out by 9″ (sample #28) Sauce Contest- “Forrest’s Fine Foods” (entry #24)

Backyard BBQ Contest- Glass Bros. BBQ

Professional Competition- Big Kahuna

for a complete list of results, please visit where you can see all the scores and results for Read More

What’s Going on Today, Saturday April 12 at the Tri-State BBQ Festival

EVERYTHING! Here are activities broken out by food activities (samples, BBQ, competitions) and also entertainment for today, Saturday April 12 at the Houston County Farm Center, Dothan.


Kids Cook Meeting at tent to the right of the stage at 9:00 AM

Sauce Competition turn in at 10:00 at Read More

What’s Going On Today, Friday April 11

Tonight the 9th annual Tri-State BBQ Festival opens up at 5:00 pm. There will be food and shopping available with the vendors, you can visit with SWAMP PEOPLE tv star Bruce Mitchell all evening, and there are free bounce houses for the kids to play on. We also have Flip Robinson on stage at 5:30, Read More

FREE Goodies for first 200 Friday Night

Newsflash! We’ve got goodies for the lucky first couple hundred through the gate on Friday night. At the ticket area, we will have reusable shopping bags courtesy of our sponsor, Decadent Salon for the first 200 through the door as a thank you for coming!

Also Friday night ONLY Bruce Mitchell from SWAMP PEOPLE will Read More