Kick off the season at the Swift Tailgate tent, located inside Gamecock Village. We will be grilling up your favorites, so stop by and sample Pulled Pork Sliders with Carolina Mustard BBQ and Beef Brisket Sliders with White BBQ Sauce.
You can also check out demos and our Grillmaster cookoff, brought to you by Pitboss, between Tony of @the_dudenetwork, and Tina of @tinacannoncooks. They’ll be firing up Scattered, Smothered Beef Backribs; Tangy Sweet and Sticky Beef Backribs; Brisket Bombs; and Beef BBQ Backrib-Loaded Baked Potatoes
Challenge your friends to a game of Cornhole or oversized Connect Four. And stop by our photo booth and make a memory to scoreboard your friends.
With Special Guests
Tina is a classically trained chef with over 35 years of culinary experience. She wanted to challenge herself and began competition cooking in 2009 where she has accumulated over 200 awards. She has appeared on Travel Channel, Netflix, Food Network, Apple TV, Amazon Prime, Destination America, and Travel Channel. Based out of Neunan, GA Tina also donates a lot of time to the Coweta County Meals On Wheels that is self funded.
Tony grew up in and around a kitchen his entire life. Known for his outside the box method of cooking, anything goes and anything is possible. Tony is the founder of The Dude Network, a universal entertainment platform for all dudes and dudettes with a heavy focus on BBQ. Based out of Ohio his cooking style shows the diversity the state brings to its food.