Join us October 25th and 26th for The Jack Daniel's 2019 World Championship Invitational Barbecue 

 

WHAT IS THE JACK?

Every year, more than 40,000 visitors descend on Lynchburg for one of the most prestigious competitions in all of BBQ.

2018 GRAND CHAMPION

Turns out, 7 isn’t just Jack’s lucky number. After six previous appearances at The Jack, Butcher Barbecue of Chandler, OK claimed the title of Grand Champion at the 30th Annual  competition. Congrats!

AGENDA & PARKING

For one weekend every year, the smallest town in whiskey becomes the biggest scene in barbecue. 2019 promises to be no different with great music, fun events, 7 individual category competitions and over 100 international teams vying for the title of Grand Champion.

 

Parking is available for $10.00 at the Motlow State Community College on Saturday, 10/26/19 with shuttle busses available from 9:00am to 7:00pm. 

 

2019 COMPETITORS

113 championship teams from the U.S. and 27 international teams from around the world convene in Lynchburg to compete for the coveted title of The Jack Grand Champion.

THE ART OF THE JACK

In Lynchburg, folks say barbecue is an art unto itself. After 30 years of competition, we have the posters to prove it. Check out our letterpress poster gallery from previous years of The Jack.

Thank You To Our

SPONSORS

A gathering this size couldn’t happen alone. Thanks to some of our friends who help us host one of the biggest competitions in international barbecue.

 

 

 

Primo Grills & Smokers

AmyLu Soda Co.

Golden West Food Group

 

 

VISIT LYNCHBURG

No visit to Lynchburg is complete without a little sight-seeing. If you’re looking to get a taste of more than just BBQ, we have a few suggestions.