The Mid-Atlantic BBQ Association (MABA) is a social organization representing BBQ competitors, steak competitors, backyard cooks, certified judges, organizers and others united by love of America’s cuisine… BBQ!

MABA provides information to its members about backyard BBQ, competition steak and BBQ, and the BBQ and grilling industry, facilitates social events and contests and serves as the vehicle for camaraderie amongst BBQ enthusiasts in the Mid-Atlantic region.

Follow us on social media!  MABA has a presence on social media with a Facebook page and Instagram account.  Stay up to date on latest announcements and member recognitions from recent contests in the region!   

Want to participate in social conversation amongst fellow members and enthusiasts? Join one or both of our group pages on Facebook: Mid Atlantic Barbecue Association and/or Mid Atlantic Backyard BBQ

Member benefits include notice of BBQ and Steak competitions, Team/Cook of the Year points chases, State Cup and MABA Cup eligibility, newsletters and information, access to the MABA website and our member directory, MABA merchandise, social events, and discounts on BBQ and grilling products Our membership also gathers in the early spring each year for our Annual Meeting and Awards Banquet to recognize our Team/Cook of the Year winners and to socialize before the new season gets underway.

If you are interested in BBQ and/or grilling and live and/or compete in the Mid-Atlantic region, you will fit right in with fellow MABA members.