SOUPer Bowl Cookoff 2024

SOUPer bowl COOKOFF 2024

Welcome to your online HUB for everything related to our SOUPer Bowl Cookoff & Cornhole Tournament. Teams will cook their best soups, chilis, and stews! We are excited to host everyone on Friday, February 2, 2024, for this fun event at ABC Mississippi in Pearl. You'll find our registration options, agenda, rules, and registration buttons on this page. The deadline for your company name to be printed on sponsor signage and confirmed availability of sweatshirts is January 17, 2024. 

SOUPer Bowl Cookoff & Cornhole Tournament
Friday, February 2, 2024
8:00 am Start
ABC Mississippi Headquarters
MCEF Training Facility (Inside)
5165 Old Brandon Road, Pearl, Mississippi 39208




  • ALL-AMERICAN   This $500 sponsorship includes 1 team, 4 sweatshirts, 4 World's Best Pizza Cutters, and event signage. 
  • QUARTERBACK   This $350 sponsorship includes 1 team, 4 sweatshirts, and event signage. 
  • CHAMPION   This $250 sponsorship includes 4 sweatshirts and event signage. No team included.
  • CHAIN GANG   This $100 sponsorship includes 1 team and event signage.

Agenda, Rules & Judges

The event will be held inside the MCEF Training Facility at the ABC Mississippi Headquarters at 5165 Old Brandon Road, Pearl, Mississippi. To register for cornhole only, click here.

AGENDAFriday, February 2, 2024

8:00 am  Registration & Setup
8:30 am Cooking Begins
9:00 am Cornhole Tournament | Register for Cornhole Only
1:00 pm Judging & Crowd Sampling
2:00 pm Winners Announced



  • Food must be prepared from scratch and cooked onsite.
  • A minimum of 4 quarts of soup/stew/chili is required for participation.
  • Cookoff registration and setup begin at 8:00 am.
  • Each team is responsible for all cooking utensils, cooking ingredients, set up, and clean up.
  • A table and two chairs will be provided for each team.
  • No food can be pre-cooked or prepared before the competition.
  • All food preparation, including meat, vegetable cutting, etc., must be done onsite in a sanitary manner.
  • Each team will be assigned a contestant number and distributed at registration.
  • Judging containers will be provided by ABC Mississippi.
  • All food will be turned into judges in pre-assigned numbered containers.
  • Teams are encouraged to decorate their area and themselves!
  • Food will be judged based on taste, appearance, aroma, and after-taste.
  • The decision of the judges is final.
  • No refunds will be issued for any entry fees.



We need judges! Please click the button below to register to be a judge. All judges are to report at 12:00 pm.