The 28th Annual Newport Pig Cooking Contest is scheduled for March 31-April 1 in Newport, N.C. Billed as the "USA's Largest Whole Hog" bbq cooking contest, the event features bbq contestants contending for bragging rights and trophies.
Admission is free. Plates of bbq will be sold for $6.00.
All proceeds from the event benefit non-profit organizations.