Annual Special Event
Tipton County Bar-B-Que Festival
Covington, Tennessee
May, 2020



Location: Cobb Parr Memorial Park, Bert Johnston Avenue, Covington, TN

Dates: May 30 - June 1, 2019

     Thursday: 4 pm - 11 pm
     Friday: 8 am - 11 pm
     Saturday: 9 am - 11 pm

Description: The Tipton County Bar-B-Que Festival, home of The World's Oldest Bar-B-Que cooking contest, is held each year in Cobb Parr Memorial Park in October. Events for this festival include a Memphis in May sanctioned Bar-B-Que cooking contest, a demolition derby, arts and crafts exhibits, a truck pull, live bands and many other fun activities. Since its origin in 1973, the festival has grown to be the main annual attraction in Covington. Teams from all over the mid-south come to Covington to compete in this three day event.


For more information call the City of Covington at 901-476-9613
  or visit the event's Facebook page

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