The Civil War in Georgia Commemorating 150 years Civil War Georgia Sesquicentennial

Blue & Gray BBQ Contest and Craft Festival

Blue & Gray BBQ Contest and Craft Festival

217 Cove Road, Chickamauga, GA, 30707


  • September 16


Enjoy our Blue-Gray BBQ Contest during the day, commemorating the great Blue-Gray BBQ of 1889 that took place on the grounds, which resulted in the formation of the oldest and largest Civil War Battlefield in the United States (Chickamauga-Chattanooga National Military Park). BBQ vendors will have their cook-off samples for sale, and arts and crafts vendors will be on the grounds. The Gordon-Lee Mansion will be open for tours from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. Tours will be conducted by the Friends of the Mansion.