Que on the Yazoo is sanctioned through the Memphis Barbecue Network or MBN. The Memphis Barbecue Network is one of the leading sanctioning bodies of BBQ contests in the world.  It is dedicated to promoting and preserving the unique Memphis style of BBQ though education, support, and management.  MBN officials assist event organizers in promoting, organizing, and conducting the sanctioned events in accordance with MBN standards.

MBN is committed to:

  • Show respect. To be attentive to the needs of BBQ teams and give proper recognition to their hard work & investment of time and resources.
  • To provide communications, organization and support for existing contests.
  • To provide the contest network with knowledgeable and experienced judges.
  • To maintain the integrity of judging procedures.