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Updated February 28: The Bands, Brews and BBQ page on Facebook has posted photos of the winners of the competition being given their trophies Saturday.
Coming in as the Grand Champion was the "Two Smokin White Boys" team.
You can check out those photos and names of all the winning teams, regardless of whether you're a Facebook user, by clicking here.
There also are some all around event photos you can view here.
Reported February 22: This Friday, February 25, and Saturday, February 26, the annual barbecue competition to benifit the Friends of Caroline Hospice is back.
Bands, Brews & BBQ benefits the non-profit United Way organization committed to "providing Beaufortonians with end of life care at no charge for 30 years."
Part one of the two-part, weekend event is an "anything but pork" party. Just as the title suggests, registered contestants serve thier entrees to the crowd provided that they are 100% pork free. That event runs from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. on the Friday at the Beaufort Town Center. Tickets are $10 per person and can be purchased at the door.
Saturday's signature event is planned to run from noon to 4 p.m. and will also be held at the Beaufort Town Center. A variety of dishes will be on offer from a number of different contestants. The tournaments judges, all of whom are members of the South Carolina Barbeque Association, will be awarding cash prizes and trophies to the best of each catagory. Tickets are $15 each.
The event is at Beaufort Town Center on Boundary Street.