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Pig Bike Ride - one of the attractions at the Pig Cookin.
Pig Bike Ride - one of the attractions at the Pig Cookin.

Locality: Henry

Spencer Penn Centre
475 Spencer-Penn Road
Spencer, VA 24165

Driving Directions

Love those vintage cars! Come for a cruise in at Spencer Penn’s 8th Annual Pig Cookin. Pre-register your car because parking on asphalt is limited to the first 30 cars.

Pig Cookin Contest is the only NC Pork Association sanctioned BBQ competition in the area.  Competitors will cook all night to make their pig the best.  NC judges arrive at 9:00 Saturday morning.  Awards ceremony and  food sales begin at 11:00.  Attractions, music, Old Dominion Cloggers all in the line-up to make the day lots of fun.

Delicious food will be available which includes lip-smacking award winning BBQ

Spencer Penn Centre, a public school for 76 years, is on the Historic Register and now serves the community as an education and special events center.  Spaces, large and small, have been renovated to make the perfect venue for your family or business events.


Wheel Chair Access

Saturday, April 13, 2019 (11:00 AM - 4:00 PM)

(276) 957-5757
Exec Director: (276) 734-2098