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* The CBJ% shown for contests is determined by the percentage of Certified Judges in attendance the previous year.
* All State Championships are subject to the approval of the American Royal World Series of Barbecue® and Jack Daniels World Championship Invitational Barbecue
* KCBS does not guarantee the prize pool, the listed amount may include ancillary prize money, and the organizer is solely responsible for the payment of the prize money

November 2018

11/02/2018
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11/03/2018
*Roarin Lions Smokin BBQ (CANCELLED) Statham, GA
[CANCELLED]  
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Suzi Rodgers, Phone: 770-468-5838, stathamlions100@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: JULIE COOK, RUSTY COOK
Results Not In.
11/02/2018
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11/03/2018
*Beach Boogie and BBQ Festival(CANCELLED) Myrtle Beach, SC
[CANCELLED]  
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Amie Lee, Phone: 843-855-0527, info@palmettoeventproductions.com
KCBS Reps: DOUG REID, ALAN ROTHROCK
Results Not In.
11/02/2018
to
11/03/2018
*Currituck Heritage Festival Currituck, NC
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Sierra Scellato, Phone: 252-453-9040 Ext: 228, sscellato@visitcurrituck.com
Contact: JUDGES FULL,
KCBS Reps: ALEX JR BROWN, JOHN G BUSCH
Grand Champion: REDNECK SCIENTIFIC
Results In    Number of Teams: 25    High Score: 681.0400
11/02/2018
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11/03/2018
*Indio California State BBQ Championship & Festival DAY 1 (JUDGES FULL) Indio, CA
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Robert Stouffer, Phone: 951-961-8870, cabbqrobert@gmail.com
Contact: JUDGES FULL,
KCBS Reps: KATHLEEN MCINTOSH, KELLY MCINTOSH
Prize Money: $9,600   
Grand Champion: GETTIN' BASTED
Results In    Number of Teams: 33    High Score: 706.8228
11/02/2018
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11/03/2018
*Brew & Que on the Shrine Lake Summerville, SC
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Kevin Merritt, Phone: 843-224-9111, shrinerkev@yahoo.com
Contact: Sharon Droze, Phone: 843-834-8313,
KCBS Reps: JULIE COOK, RUSTY COOK
Prize Money: $5,500    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: SMOKE CENTRAL BBQ
Results In    Number of Teams: 15    High Score: 698.2740
11/03/2018
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11/04/2018
Indio California State BBQ Championship & Festival DAY 2 (JUDGES FULL) Indio, CA
Contact: Robert Stouffer, Phone: 951-961-8870, cabbqjudge@att.net
Contact: JUDGES FULL,
KCBS Reps: KATHLEEN MCINTOSH, KELLY MCINTOSH
Prize Money: $9,600   
Grand Champion: B' MACKIN BBQ
Results In    Number of Teams: 33    High Score: 700.5256
11/03/2018
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11/04/2018
Smokin on the Water Bayswater, Australia
Contact: TEAMS CONTACT: Julie Anne Davis, info@smokin.org.au
Contact: Stephan Jenner, judges@smokin.org.au
KCBS Reps: DAVID ONG
Grand Champion: MOE CASON BBQ
Results In    Number of Teams: 23    High Score: 701.7372
11/05/2018
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11/06/2018
Heat Beads BBQ Turf Wars Cranbourne Victoria, Australia
Contact: Luke Nagel, Phone: 599620888, tooradinbbqfestival@hotmail.com
KCBS Reps: DAVID ONG
CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: Big Smoke BBQ
Results In    Number of Teams: 21    High Score: 687.9656
11/09/2018
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11/10/2018
Smoke EM IF You Got EM Springfield, MO
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: TEAMS CONTACT: Michelle Higgins, Phone: 417-682-1568, michellehiggins31@yahoo.com
Contact: JUDGES CONTACT: Jim Altic, Phone: 417-830-5090, jimaltic@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: DAVE ROGERS, PEG ROGERS
Prize Money: $5,000   
Grand Champion: BRICKHEAD BBQ
Results In    Number of Teams: 30    High Score: 693.0740
11/09/2018
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11/10/2018
*Polar Pig BBQ Cook-Off (Duel A) Concord, NC
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Glenn Jones, Phone: 704-436-2024, polarpigbbq@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: DOUG REID, ALAN ROTHROCK
Prize Money: $7,500   
Grand Champion: ROOTERS-N-TOOTERS TN
Results In    Number of Teams: 56    High Score: 691.3372
11/09/2018
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11/10/2018
*Polar Pig BBQ Cook-Off (Duel B) Concord, NC
Contact: Glenn Jones, Phone: 704-436-2024, polarpigbbq@gmail.com
Contact: Graham Wilson,
KCBS Reps: JULIE COOK, RUSTY COOK
Prize Money: $7,500   
Grand Champion: THE ALGOOD BAR-B-Q PIT CREW
Results In    Number of Teams: 44    High Score: 686.7884
11/09/2018
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11/10/2018
*Oath BBQ Championship Contest (CANCELLED) Sealy, TX
[CANCELLED]  
Contact: JUDGES CONTACT: Glen, Phone: 713-818-1652, glen@oathinc.org
Contact: TEAM CONTACT: Sara Mellado, Phone: 509-350-5148, sara@anterisalliance.com
KCBS Reps: BOB MCKINNON, TERRI MCKINNON
Prize Money: $4,000   
Results Not In.
11/10/2018
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11/10/2018
*Sticky Jar Open Sauce Contest by Spicin Foods(Judges full) Kansas City, MO
Contact: Kim Collier, Phone: 800-963-5227, Kcollier@kcbs.us
Contact: Judges Full,
Contact: Judges Full,
KCBS Reps: MARK COLLIER, CAROLYN WELLS
Results In   
11/16/2018
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11/17/2018
Smoke on the Harbor BBQ throwdown Mt. Pleasant, SC
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: TEAMS CONTACT:Amy Smith, Phone: 8432847022, asmith@charlestonharborresort.com
Contact: JUDGES CONTACT: Tim Lively, tdlively@hotmail.com
KCBS Reps: DEBBY HARWELL, DON HARWELL
Prize Money: $9,100   
Grand Champion: PIG ON FIRE
Results In    Number of Teams: 25    High Score: 690.1940
11/16/2018
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11/17/2018
Suncoast Credit Union Plant City Pig Jam Plant City, FL
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: TEAMS CONTACT: Bree Wilson, Phone: 813-754-3707, breanna@plantcity.org
Contact: JUDGES CONTACT:Sophia Hyde, Phone: 813-754-3707, Sophia@plantcity.org
KCBS Reps: MIKE GARRETSON, CAROLYN WELLS
Prize Money: $18,800   
Grand Champion: BOOMERANG BBQ
Results In    Number of Teams: 44    High Score: 697.6916
11/16/2018
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11/17/2018
The National BBQ Cup ( Day 1, Contest B)(CANCELLED) Cumming, GA
[CANCELLED]  
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Randall Bowman, Phone: 770-886-6290, bbqcup@hotmail.com
KCBS Reps: JULIE COOK, RUSTY COOK
Prize Money: $10,000   
Results Not In.
11/16/2018
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11/17/2018
The National BBQ Cup ( Day 1, Contest A)(CANCELLED) Cumming, GA
[CANCELLED]  
Contact: Randall Bowman, Phone: 770-886-6290, bbqcup@hotmail.com
KCBS Reps: KATHY BRAZIER, PHILLIP BRAZIER, DOUG REID
Prize Money: $10,000   
Results Not In.
11/16/2018
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11/17/2018
Mission Q (BACKYARD ONLY) Tuscumbia, AL
Contact: Wesley Burden, Phone: 256-762-3592, Wburden@appliedchemical.com
Contact: Bo Stanley, Phone: 256-762-1860, bostan29@comcast.net
KCBS Reps: CAROL BIGLER, RANDY G BIGLER
Prize Money: $3,000   
Results In   
11/17/2018
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11/18/2018
The National BBQ Cup ( Day 2)(CANCELLED) Cumming, GA
[CANCELLED]  
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Randall Bowman, Phone: 770-886-6290, bbqcup@hotmail.com
KCBS Reps: KATHY BRAZIER, PHILLIP BRAZIER, DOUG REID
Prize Money: $10,000   
Results Not In.
11/30/2018
to
12/01/2018
*Christmas on the River Demoplis, AL
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Paul Willingham, Phone: 334-422-1029, director@demopolischamber.com
Contact: Marge Plummer Ph.B., Phone: 901-487-3872, margeplummer1@bellsouth.net
KCBS Reps: CAROL BIGLER, RANDY G BIGLER
Results Not In.
11/30/2018
to
12/01/2018
The Smithfield King of the Smoker (INVITATIONAL ONLY) COMPETITOR'S Series Coachella, CA
Contact: Jessie Corbin, customerservice@bigpoppasmokers.com
Contact: JUDGES FULL,
KCBS Reps: KATHLEEN MCINTOSH, KELLY MCINTOSH
Prize Money: $78,500   
Results Not In.
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