Cornbread, Cook-offs, and Recipes

Cornbread Alley

flavors of the south

Come stroll down Cornbread Alley, sponsored by Lodge, Hammers, Bush’s & Mayfield®, and taste nine different kinds of mouthwatering cornbread. The Alley features Cornbread Flavors of the South! Taste flavors classic to southern cuisine and some interesting spins using tasty cornmeal. And thanks to some great sponsors, we have delicious BUSH’S® beans mixed into our cornbread recipes again this year!


This isn’t your ordinary cornbread! And just $8.00 gets you a plate full of all nine recipes. Better yet, all proceeds go directly to the nine different non-profit organizations that’ll be cooking for you all on both Saturday and Sunday – All weekend.

Cornbread Alley Recipes

2024 Featured Cornbread Non-profit Organization
Jalapeño Pimento Cheese MARC – Marion Animal Resource Connection
Dress It Up Mt. Bethlehem Baptist Church
Tropical Breeze Sleep in Heavenly Peace
Southern Hushpuppies Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church
Strawberry Drizzle Kimball Tabernacle of Praise
Kickin’ Southwest First Missionary Baptist Church
Avery Island Hush Puppies Kimball Christian Academy
Tuscan Tomato Parmesan Marion County 4H
Bacon Ranch Champion Recovery Community

A special thanks to all the Cornbread Kitchen volunteers:

Jasper Lions Club
Crossroads Baptist Church
ACE/Mt. Calvary Baptist Church
Marion County Food Bank