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September 2019

Mountain State Fair

September 6 - September 15
Davis Event Center, WNC Ag Center, 1301 Fanning Bridge Rd.
Fletcher, NC 28732 United States
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The NC Pork Council will be in the Davis Event Center to promote the pork industry throughout the fair.

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Tar Heel Double Pork Challenge at the Mountain State Fair

September 9 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Davis Event Center, WNC Ag Center, 1301 Fanning Bridge Rd.
Fletcher, NC 28732 United States
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Think you’ve got what it takes to win the Tar Heel Double Pork Challenge at the Mountain State Fair? We’re looking for creative pork recipes – but you’ve got to use two types of pork! Entries can be an appetizer, soup/side, main course or dessert – as long as you showcase pork as two of the main ingredients! The pig’s the limit – bacon, sausage, pork chops, pork loin, ribs, barbecue, Canadian bacon, Italian sausage, we could go on – pick any two (although we won’t penalize you if…

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Whole Hog Barbecue State Championship

September 28 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Downtown Raleigh, 15 W Lenoir St
Raleigh, 27601 United States
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Each Fall, the best whole hog barbecue chefs in North Carolina square off to become our state champion. The Whole Hog Barbecue Championship is the culmination of a qualifying series that includes more than 25 N.C. Pork Council-sanctioned local barbecue competitions. The State Championship will return to Downtown Raleigh as part of the International Blue Grass Festival. Festival goers will have the opportunity to purchase a wristband to sample directly from each cook and help select a people’s choice winner.…

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October 2019

N.C. State Fair

October 17 - October 27
NC State Fairgrounds, 1025 Blue Ridge Road
Raleigh, NC 27607 United States

The NC Pork Council will be in the Graham Building to promote North Carolina's pork industry throughout the State Fair.

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Tar Heel Double Pork Challenge at the NC State Fair

October 23 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
NC State Fairgrounds, 1025 Blue Ridge Road
Raleigh, NC 27607 United States
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Think you’ve got what it takes to win the Tar Heel Double Pork Challenge at the N.C. State Fair? We’re looking for creative pork recipes – but you’ve got to use two types of pork! Entries can be an appetizer, soup/side, main course or dessert – as long as you showcase pork as two of the main ingredients! The pig’s the limit – bacon, sausage, pork chops, pork loin, ribs, barbecue, Canadian bacon, Italian sausage, we could go on – pick any two (although we won’t penalize you if…

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