Pigs In The Pit


Pigs In The Pit BBQ Competition will begin on Friday evening with the public being encouraged to come to the track on Saturday morning. By arriving early, before noon, you can see the activities and rules that have to be followed at one of these competitions. Come out and enjoy the racing, BBQ competition, a lunch of BBQ and fixins and then cap off the day with Oktoberfest from 1:00 to 7:00pm.


The 2nd annual Pigs In The PIT barbecue championship will be held onSeptmeber 28, 2019 at the Virginia International Raceway.  Our mission is to become one of the foremost barbecue championships in the USA!  Our premier venue will be unrivaled, and our generous cash and prizes will be whole hog!!

  • 100% of our net proceeds from the event will go to the Boys & Girls Club – helping to change lives and make a better future for our youth.
  • All entry fees will be tax deductible towards the Boys & Girls Club (501c3).  Every competitor will be making a difference!

Mark your calendars now!  The Pigs In The Pit will be coinciding with other great events at VIR that same day.  There will be cars on the track all day as well as a Brewfest, great food and unsurpassed hospitality.

VIR is a gated facility with 24 hour security

Competitors contact Derek Mitchell at derek.mitchell@aarons.com

Click here for entry form

Judges or sponsors contact Stephen Harper at sharper@davenportenergy.com

All other inquiries, please email Derek or Stephen at either of the email addresses above.

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Sat, Sep 28 7am