No doubt barbecue (barbeque, bbq) is a Southern tradition and speciality, but there are various regional types of cue, even within North Carolina. Like Lexington Barbecue vs East Carolina vinegar based sauces. There are many styles of ribs, chopped barbecue, brisket and more. And don’t forget the sides… hushpuppies, cornbread, biscuits, Oh, my. Annually, Wilmington enjoys the kings of ribs at the Port City Rib Fest held in August. Pass the sauce, please.