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Magnolia Showdown Barbecue Cookoff

Held annually, the Magnolia Showdown is sanctioned by the Lone Star Barbecue Society. Non-sanctioned events take place Friday night with contests for open protein, dessert, margaritas, and the Calcutta auction of teams. Saturday sanctioned events include chicken, pork spare ribs, brisket, and beans competitions.

When:

April 23-24

Where:

Unity Park MAGNOLIA, Texas

More Information:

Phone: 281-615-5697

Website: magnoliashowdownbbqcookoff.com

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