Author Archives : Mike

Hogs Through The Decades: A Hearty Helping of Good Times and Goodwill

From it’s earliest start, Hogs has been brimming with unity, generosity, and lip-smacking BBQ! Having started as a humble pig roast and transformed into one of America’s largest BBQ and Music festivals. Over the years, we have contributed nearly $10 million and counting to support families when they most need it. So, let’s sink ourRead More

The $10 Million Impact: How Hogs for the Cause Changes Lives

For over a decade and a half, Hogs for the Cause has celebrated the power of community, good food, and a shared passion for making a difference. Since 2009, our incredible supporters have come together to raise close to an astounding $10 million, bringing hope and healing to families battling pediatric cancer and supporting hospitalRead More

2023 Festival Recap

Hogs for the Cause XV took place on March 31 and April 1 at UNO Lakefront Arena Festival Grounds. With beautiful weather, intense fundraising, record-breaking crowds, and an amazing line-up of musical talent, the organizers are proud to announce the names of the Children’s Hospital New Orleans Grand Champion, category winners, and top fundraisers for the 2023 Ben Sarrat, Jr. Cook-Off. “We broke the scale this year,” said Becker Hall, CEO & Co-Founder ofRead More

Hogs for the Cause Expands Fundraising Efforts

Hogs for the Cause has announced its plan to partner with Our Lady of the Lake to build the Hogs for the Cause Family Residence on its Children’s Hospital campus in Baton Rouge and has committed $2.25 Million toward construction costs.  Hogs for the Cause has announced its plan to partner with Our Lady of the Lake to build the HogsRead More