The first ever Soul Man BBQ Competition and Festival sponsored by the Ocilla Downtown Development Authority is scheduled for May 8th and 9th at the old elementary school.  Live music from 6-10 p.m. on Friday May 8th.  Professional BBQ teams will be setting up for the Saturday competition.  Vendors will be selling refreshments, offering games and rides for the children, and peddling their specialty items.  Activities will last from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday with the champions crowned around 4 p.m. 

Interested competitors and vendors can find entry forms below.