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Beach, Boogie & BBQ Festival Returns to Myrtle Beach SC

Mark your calendars!

The Beach, Boogie & BBQ Festival returns to Myrtle Beach SC Labor Day weekend!

Is there any better way to end your summer?

Friday, September 4 and Saturday, September 5, sample barbecue from cooking teams competing for $9,500 in cash prizes and the title of barbecue champion of South Carolina.

Admission to the festival is free, but to sample barbecue on Saturday, September 5 from noon-3 p.m., you need to purchase a $10 wristband. Kids 8 and under, sample for free. In addition to sampling, there will also be sandwiches and other festival food offered for purchase.

In addition to eating great barbecue, festival-goes can enjoy live music, art/craft vendors, a car show and kids activities.

For those wanting to enter the competition, click here for more information.

Event Schedule: 

Friday, September 4

  • Wing Competition and Tasting 6 p.m.
  • Dessert Competition 6 p.m.
  • Live Entertainment 6 p.m.-10 p.m.

Saturday, September 5

  • Corn Hole Competition Noon-4 p.m. Click here to register.
  • Kansas City Barbecue Society Barbecue Competition Noon-2 p.m.
  • BBQ, BBQ, BBQ Sampling – Noon-3 p.m.
  • Myrtle Beach Car Club Car Show – Noon-3 p.m.
  • Live Entertainment – Noon-9:30 p.m.
  • Vendors – Noon-10 p.m.
  • Announcement of the Official South Carolina Barbecue Champion – 5 p.m.


  • Beach, Boogie & BBQ Festival
  • Horry-Georgetown Technical College Conference Center
  • 950 Crabtree Lane (near Grand Park at The Market Common)
  • Friday, September 4 6 p.m.-10 p.m.
  • Saturday, September 5 Noon-10 p.m.
  • FREE Admission!