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Mid Atlantic Backyard BBQ Mid Atlantic Backyard BBQ is Mid Atlantic BBQ Association’s location for backyard BBQ team competition information.


Please support our Sponsors!

MABA is pleased to partner with Oklahoma Joe’s as the primary sponsor of the Oklahoma Joe’s Master Series Team of the Year Points Chase overall and the Oklahoma Joe’s Steak Cook of the Year Points Chase overall for the 2021 season!

MABA is pleased to partner with Char-Griller as the primary sponsor of the Char-Griller Backyard Team of the Year Points Chase overall for the 2021 season!

MABA is pleased to partner with B&B Charcoal as the primary sponsor of the B&B Charcoal Bill Allen Memorial Chicken Points Chase in the Master Series Team of the Year Program for the 2020 + 2021 Super Season. B&B Charcoal is also sponsoring the Chicken Points Chase in the Backyard program as well as the Steak Cook of the Year program!

MABA is pleased to partner with Smithfield as the primary sponsor of the Smithfield Ribs Points Chase and the Smithfield Pork Points Chase in the Master Series Team of the Year Program for the 2020 + 2021 Super Season. Smithfield is also sponsoring the Ribs Points Chase in the Backyard program!

MABA is pleased to partner with The Butcher Shoppe as the primary sponsor of The Butcher Shoppe Brisket Points Chase in the Master Series Team of the Year Program for the 2020 + 2021 Super Season!

MABA is pleased to partner with Gunter Wilhelm as the primary sponsor of the MABA State Cup program in the Master Series for 2021!


Please support our MABA business members!

270 Smokers We designed our line of insulated vertical cabinet convection smokers with a unique shape and patented heated draft that work in concert to optimize airflow in the cooking chamber. Our design creates one of the most stable, uniform, and efficient cooking environments to be found in a smoker. These attributes, along with portability and ample cooking capacity, make the 270 line of smokers a great choice for both the beginning backyard cook and experienced Pit Master alike.

BBQData.com Track your competition teams’ scores and year-by-year results to see how you stack up against the competition by subscribing to the best competition statistics tracking website in competition barbecue, BBQData.com.

Meadow Creek Welding Meadow Creek specializes in serious outdoor cooking equipment for the serious cook. Since 1980, we’ve provided a growing line of handmade BBQ smokers, pig roasters, grills, and sinks to award-winning chefs, backyard enthusiasts, and food service professionals. Our mission is to provide quality barbecue equipment at the best value possible with industry-leading product innovation, manufacturing systems, and customer service. Each piece is still handcrafted in the heart of Pennsylvania Dutch country by our skilled team of craftsmen.

The BBQ Guru The BBQ Guru invented the first technology of its kind to control temperature for low and slow cooking. Our devices control cooking temperature in charcoal and wood-burning cookers within a few degrees of accuracy. Our website has everything you need, from smokers to charcoal to rubs and sauce.

Mason Dixon BBQ Services Mason Dixon BBQ Services conveniently has two stores located in the center of the Mid-Atlantic region next to the Mason Dixon line. Mason Dixon BBQ Services offers BBQ supplies from rubs, sauces, pellets, charcoal and wood chunks to smokers and accessories. BBQ Bootcamps and their ever popular Friday Lunches are also offered at their Greencastle, PA location!

DennyMike’s DennyMike’s is a line of super-premium, all-natural and gluten free sauces and seasoning blends. Food enthusiasts from home cooks to professional chefs now count on DennyMike’s to enhance a broad range of meats, seafood, poultry, game, soups, sides and more.

Smoke’n Dudes BBQ Co. Smoke’n Dudes BBQ Co. is a BBQ Caterer & Supply Store in Bucks County, PA. So sit back, relax and let us be the BBQ catering company you’ve only dreamed of. If you are looking for anything related to barbecue DIY look no further than our BBQ supply store.

Linvilla Orchards Linvilla is a great source for a large variety of woods used for cooking food. This wood is used in barbecue smokers, grills and a range of solid fuel cooking systems that have become increasingly popular in the restaurant trade. Chefs that cook over wood know that using different varieties of wood for smoking or grilling imparts meats, seafood, fruits and vegetables with distinctive and mouthwatering aromas.

Country Boys BBQ Country Boys BBQ is a pop-up and catering BBQ business in the Gordonville, VA area. From festivals, weddings, birthdays, graduations, retirements and other private events, Pitmaster Denny Flint takes pride in making sure his BBQ, Ribs & Chicken are the best around! His wife and partner Genna adds the country style, home made sides that pair perfectly.

Two Drummers Smokehouse Two Drummers Smokehouse is a BBQ restaurant in the Williamsburg, VA area. Specifically located in Toano, VA, the restaurant offers both indoor dining and outdoor dining with a covered heated patio. Curbside pick-up and catering is also available. They have also expanded into the market with a “BBQ Provisions” addition which is a small retail shop in the restaurant where they offer a large line of BBQ seasonings, sauces, charcoal, accessories, PK Grills and custom all welded Ugly Drums.

Almost Heaven BBQ Bash Almost Heaven BBQ Bash is a Kansas City Society Sanctioned BBQ competition that hosts over 50 of the best BBQ teams from 20 states. The early June event located at the Stonewall Resort in West Virginia offers a variety of family activities, food including WV pepperoni rolls and LIVE music in addition to a WV Craft Beer Garden. The event has been voted as one of the top 25 BBQ events in the US by Travelocity. There is definitely something for everyone!

Smoke in the Grove Spring Grove, PA’s event of the year is the Smoke in the Grove BBQ Competition. A community festival with more than 60 competition teams from the Mid-Atlantic area in addition to more than a dozen amateur team from local fire companies and police departments throwing down in a wing competition for bragging rights and the First Responder’s Cup. The competition has free entry to the public and expects to draw record attendance for Spring Grove. The entire event is being brought to you by the Borough of Spring Grove, the Spring Grove Chamber of Commerce and Spring Grove Regional Parks and Recreation Center. Proceeds from the event will be dedicated to creating a vibrant business community and visitor friendly destination in downtown Spring Grove, PA.