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Team Information

Over 54 teams and 65 judges will travel to Winchester from all over the United States to participate in this Kansas City Barbeque Sanctioned Contest. Teams will compete for over $7,000 in cash and trophies!

Judge Information

Are you a KCBS Certified BBQ Judge?  If so, we invite you to join us this year for our High on the Hog Festival. We encourage you to download our Judge Application.

Backyard Challenge

See Forms and Applications Menu for more info.

Where to Stay

Welcome to our "Where to Stay" page. This page will give you some great places that we recommend to stay while your visiting our event. Don't forget to tell them that the High on the Hog Festival in Winchester, TN sent you.


Quality Inn
1838 Decherd Boulevard
Decherd, TN 37324

Phone: (931) 962-0130



Best Western Inn
1602 Dinah Shore Boulevard
Winchester, TN 37398
Phone: (931) 967-9444


Franklin Pearson House
108 Cumberland Street East
Cowan, TN 37318
Phone: (931) 962-3223


The Smoke House
850 West Main Street
Monteagle, TN 37356
Phone: (800) 489-2091

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