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By , Daily Memphian Updated: April 24, 2024 1:57 PM CT | Published: April 24, 2024 1:51 PM CT

Let the barbecue wars begin! Memphis will play host to not one, but two (!!), barbecue competitions in May — on the same weekend. So, we’re launching a new barbecue newsletter series with festival tips, recipes and more.


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