GMPCC BBQ Cook-off 2018-05-23T09:19:38+00:00

Magnolia Showdown BBQ Cook-off

Every year in Unity Park several teams gather to compete at a Lone Star Barbecue Society sanctioned Cook-off hosted by Greater Magnolia Parkway Chamber of Commerce. The 2018 event was a great success with 60 teams competing for national invitation honors.

Mark your calendar for next year’s event! the 2019 Magnolia Showdown Cook off is registered to be held on April 12-13, 2019 and plans to be even bigger and better than ever!

Event contact Jax Mosier

BBQ Showdown Sponsorship Opportunities

The 24th Annual Magnolia Showdown BBQ Cook Off was held on March 23-34 in Unity Park, Magnolia, Texas.

We would like to thank sponsors:

Texas Renaissance Festival

Prime Path Financial

Shady Brook Animal Hospital

SpeedPro Imaging – Magnolia

We send a special thank you to our many volunteer judges who ensured the judging was fair and impartial. We also thank the dozens of volunteers who spent countless hours ensuring the cook off ran smoothly!

Our sincere appreciation to Harvey & Jean Gebhard and Patricia Brautigam of the Lone Star Barbecue Society for their sanctioning and leadership at this event.

We send our congratulations to all 60 cook teams that entered the event sanctioned by the Lone Star Barbecue Society. We send special congratulations to the following teams:

Grand Champion – Hot Damn Cookers

Reserve Champion – Bad Rail BBQ

1st Place Brisket – Hot Damn Cookers

2nd Place Brisket – Knob Creek Cookers

3rd Place Brisket – Kings Royal Cookers

1st Place Ribs – Tip Topp Cookers

2nd Place Ribs – Bad Rail BBQ

3rd Place Ribs – Pop & Son Cookers

1st Place Chicken – Bad Rail BBQ

2nd Place Chicken – Smokin’ Skullz BBQ

3rd Place Chicken – Kings Royal Cookers 2

1st Place Beans – Texas Lady Cookers

2nd Place Beans – Train Gang Cookers

3rd Place Beans – Come and Taste It

1st Place Margarita – The Plumbers 1

1st Place Open Protein – Wholey Smoked Cookers

Best in Show – JD Boys / Jack Wagon

Thank you to everyone who participated and made this event a huge success.