Friday, May 1st 2015
Saturday, May 2nd 2015
WhistleStop 2015
Great Music
Enjoy the Best BBQ in the South

Que The Music

Que The MusicPlay on the Big Stage
Registration for Que the Music is complete and 25 bands remian. Now it is up to you to choose who gets to play on the big stage. The number one vote getter will receive $1000. Acts two through eight will receive $500 each.

Vote Now

ShadeTree Competition

ShadeTree CompetitionThe Best Amateur BBQ
If the backyard BBQ is an artform to you, then you’ll enjoy strolling through the ShadeTree Cooker’s area and cheering on your friends and neighbors competing in our amateur division! Who will take home this year’s big prize??

ShadeTree Online Registration

KCBS Professional Competition

KCBS Professional CompetitionSizzle With The Pros
See how the pros do it as you cruise through the RV’s where the KCBS Professional Cooker’s are competing for prizes for the Best Barbecue in Alabama!

KCBS Online Registration

Kid's Q Competition

Kids Q CompetitionKids Cookin' BBQ
Future Shadetree & KCBS Cookers are perfecting their skills at an early age! Kid’s ages 8-14 will be competing in their own category on Saturday, so be sure to stop by the Picnic Pavillion and watch WhistleStop’s most serious cooking teams in action! If you’ve got a young griller in your family, sign them up here!

Alabama Corn Hole Championship

Alabama Corn Hole ChampionshipReturning This Year!
Lots of corn will be tossed during Round Robin, Singles, and Doubles competitions for The Alabama Corn Hole Championship.
Check out our Competition Page if you're interested in signing up!

WhistleStop Wing Thing
Friday, May 1st

Wing ThingReturning This Year!
The wing’s the thing at the Pig Whistle Pub on Friday from 6-7:30pm!
You can be a judge and help pick a winner from the 30 teams competing in this annual competition!

People's Choice Awards
Saturday, May 2nd

People's Choice You Be The Judge!
The People's Choice Awards is just that... the best BBQ as determinded by the people.

Visit over 40 of our Shadetree Cooking teams offering samples for your consideration and vote with dollar bills, pocket change…even checks! The team with the most money wins!