Smoke on the Harbor BBQ Throwdown
Whether you stand by mustard, vinegar, or tomato, this two-day BBQ throwdown should not be missed! Hosted by Charleston Harbor Resort & Marina, the first annual Smoke on the Harbor BBQ Throwdown is a Southern BBQ Network (SBN) sanctioned event, featuring two days of barbeque competition centered around Lookout Pavilion. Enjoy plenty of food, refreshments, and live music in a family-friendly, casual atmosphere looking over the river. Competition categories include pork butts, pork ribs (spare ribs or baby back ribs only), and chicken wings, and teams must compete in all categories to be eligible for Grand Champion or Reserve Grand Champion Awards. Patrons are also encouraged to bring non-perishable food items to this event for the Lowcountry Food Bank and also $5 off admission. The Lookout Pavilion at Charleston Harbor Resort & Marina, 20 Patriots Point Road, Mount Pleasant. Friday, chicken wing contest, 5-10pm. Saturday, pork butts and ribs contest, noon-8pm. (843)469-3579, www.smokeontheharbor.com.