List of all bbq competitions and bbq festivals across the US. Here is a list of the host cities and the names of the greatest barbecue festivals and barbecue competitions in America. Americans love their barbecue and here are the places where you can find the best barbecue in the world. As suspected, most of these places are in the South. Use this list to plan your own barbecue road trip by clicking the make your version button. Click on the discuss bubble to see the name of the festival. Also, if you're really interested in great barbecued foods, these festivals are filled with bbq food experts! There's even some good BBQ places in Orlando, click here to view all Orlando Hotels to plan your next BBQ competition.