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FACT: There's been an 18% increase in contest participation by members in the past year    
FACT: 64% of KCBS members own three or more grills/smokers    
FACT: 70% of our members grill-out/cook BBQ more than 25 times per year    
FACT: 56% of Americans report having a smartphone, 77% of KCBS members do    
FACT: 70% of KCBS members use Facebook    
FACT: 55% of members choose charcoal when cooking for leisure    
FACT: 23% of KCBS members work in the food service industry as a restauranteur or caterer    
FACT: Learning from friends, family and at competitions is the best way to improve cooking skills    
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  • The official KCBS monthly newsletter, "The Bullsheet"
  • Access KCBS Preferred Rates at Choice Hotels
  • 15% off your total order from Papa Tony's seasonings and ribs.
  • One-day shopping pass at any Restaurant Depot location when you present your KCBS membership card.
  • 20% off your total order from Sadler's Smokehouse online store.
  • $0.50 off TABASCO Chipotle or any pepper sauce flavor!
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EVENTS | RESULTS
The Great Brunswick BBQ Throwdown
BRUNSWICK, MD 03/03/2017
Sip & Swine BBQ Festival
LAWRENCEVILLE, GA 03/03/2017
*Bodagetta BBQ
AUBURN, AL 03/03/2017
Sam's Club National BBQ Tour
SHREVEPORT, LA 03/03/2017
BBQ Fest Costa Rica
COSTA RICA, 03/04/2017
*Bud & BBQ (JUDGING IS FULL)
MERIDIAN, MS 02/24/2017
Sam's Club National BBQ Tour
DAPHNE, AL 02/24/2017
Smoking Hot BBQ CoCo Beach
RIO GRANDE, 02/18/2017
Downtown BBQ Throwdown
BOCA RATON, FL 02/17/2017
The Smithfield Guinea Pig
INDIO, CA 02/17/2017
* Shotgun Fred BBQ Showdown(JUDGES FULL)
HUNTSVILLE, TX 02/16/2017

Judging Ribs at the 37th Annual American Royal World Series of Barbecue Invitational

Great recipes and tips to BBQ like a pro.

Visit a great KCBS Event - coming to a city near you!

Learn about KCBS BBQ Teams.

POS
TEAM
SCORE
1
CLARK CREW BBQ
964
2
IOWA'S SMOKEY D'S BBQ
560
3
GETTIN' BASTED
554
4
SIMPLY MARVELOUS BBQ
550
5
SAUCED! BBQ TEAM
545
6
SHAKE 'N BAKE BBQ
519
7
BIG POPPA SMOKERS
495
7
BUTCHER BBQ
495
9
Hickory and Spice BBQ
460
10
SHIG NINJA BBQ
459


REGISTRATION INSTRUCTIONS
Team Registration begins January 10
Judges Registration begins January 17
VIEW SCHEDULE*
*Schedule is approved by the KCBS Board of Directors. However, due to logistical issues that may arise, it is subject to future changes.
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