Adult Cook Teams

Cook Team Registration: Sept. 16th - Oct. 23rd

Event Date: Nov. 18th - 19th

Registration Fee: $100

Event Location: Onslow Pines Park - 1250 Onslow Pines Road, Jacksonville, NC 28540

  • Teams will be allowed to use tents at Onslow Pines Park to stay overnight from Friday, Nov. 18th to Saturday, Nov. 19th. Tents CANNOT be put up until after 9 pm on Friday, Nov. 18th, and MUST BE packed up by 9 am on Saturday, Nov. 19th.
  • Electricity is available, Parks and Recreation will reach out regarding electricity needs.
  • Cook teams will be required to arrive on Friday, Nov. 18th at 2pm and the event will conclude on Saturday, Nov. 19th around 4pm.
  • Event Breakdown: No cook teams will be allowed on the festival grounds after 4 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 18th. Cook teams can begin to break down their setup at 3 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 19th. To allow festival attendees to exit safely, we ask that no cook teams try to leave the festival area until after 4 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 19th.
  • Security: Overnight security will be provided Nov. 18th-19th.
  • All cook teams are required to read and agree to the Coastal Pig-Out BBQ Festival rules, regulations, and cooking rules.
Coastal Pigout Competition Prizes
Whole Hog 1st Place$1,000
Whole Hog 2nd Place$500
Whole Hog 3rd Place$250
People's Choice$750


To register and submit a team application: 2022 Coastal Pig-Out BBQ Festival - Cook Teams

To view the Whole Hog Barbecue Series Core Rules: Whole Hog BBQ Series Rules