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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

November 2018

11/02/18
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11/03/18
*Roarin Lions Smokin BBQ (CANCELLED) Statham, GA
[CANCELLED]  
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Suzi Rodgers, Statham, GA 30666
Phone: 770-468-5838. stathamlions100@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: RUSTY COOK, JULIE COOK
Results not in.
11/02/18
to
11/03/18
*Beach Boogie and BBQ Festival(CANCELLED) Myrtle Beach, SC
[CANCELLED]  
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Amie Lee, Myrtle Beach, SC 29588
Phone: 843-855-0527. info@palmettoeventproductions.com
KCBS Reps: ALAN ROTHROCK, DOUG REID
Results not in.
11/02/18
to
11/03/18
*Currituck Heritage Festival Currituck, NC
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Sierra Scellato, Currituck, NC 27958
Phone: 252-453-9040 Ext: 228. sscellato@visitcurrituck.com
Contact: JUDGES FULL
KCBS Reps: JOHN G BUSCH, ALEX JR BROWN
Grand Champion: REDNECK SCIENTIFIC
Results In  Number of Teams: 25     High Score: 681.0400
11/02/18
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11/03/18
*Indio California State BBQ Championship & Festival DAY 1 (JUDGES FULL) Indio, CA
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Robert Stouffer, Indio, CA 92203
Phone: 951-961-8870. cabbqrobert@gmail.com
Contact: JUDGES FULL
KCBS Reps: KELLY MCINTOSH, KATHLEEN MCINTOSH
Prize Money: $9600.00   
Grand Champion: GETTIN' BASTED
Results In  Number of Teams: 33     High Score: 706.8228
11/02/18
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11/03/18
*Brew & Que on the Shrine Lake Summerville, SC
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Kevin Merritt, Summerville, SC 29484
Phone: 843-224-9111. shrinerkev@yahoo.com
Contact: Sharon Droze, Summerville, SC 29484
Phone: 843-834-8313.
KCBS Reps: RUSTY COOK, JULIE COOK
Prize Money: $5500.00   CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: SMOKE CENTRAL BBQ
Results In  Number of Teams: 15     High Score: 698.2740
11/03/18
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11/04/18
Indio California State BBQ Championship & Festival DAY 2 (JUDGES FULL) Indio, CA
Contact: Robert Stouffer, Indio, CA 92203
Phone: 951-961-8870. cabbqjudge@att.net
Contact: JUDGES FULL
KCBS Reps: KELLY MCINTOSH, KATHLEEN MCINTOSH
Prize Money: $9600.00   
Grand Champion: B' MACKIN BBQ
Results In  Number of Teams: 33     High Score: 700.5256
11/03/18
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11/04/18
Smokin on the Water Bayswater,
Contact: TEAMS CONTACT: Julie Anne Davis, Bays water, Western Australia, 6962
info@smokin.org.au
Contact: Stephan Jenner, Bays water, Western Australia, 6962
judges@smokin.org.au
KCBS Reps: DAVID ONG
Grand Champion: MOE CASON BBQ
Results In  Number of Teams: 23     High Score: 701.7372
11/05/18
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11/06/18
Heat Beads BBQ Turf Wars Cranbourne Victoria,
Contact: Luke Nagel, Cranbourne Victoria,Australia, 3977
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
11/09/18
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11/10/18
Smoke EM IF You Got EM Springfield, MO
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: TEAMS CONTACT: Michelle Higgins, springfield, MO 65809
Phone: 417-682-1568. michellehiggins31@yahoo.com
Contact: JUDGES CONTACT: Jim Altic, Springfield, MO 65809
Phone: 417-830-5090. jimaltic@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: PEG ROGERS, DAVE ROGERS
Prize Money: $5000.00   
Grand Champion: BRICKHEAD BBQ
Results In  Number of Teams: 30     High Score: 693.0740
11/09/18
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11/10/18
*Polar Pig BBQ Cook-Off (Duel A) Concord, NC
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Glenn Jones, Concord, NC 28025
Phone: 704-436-2024. polarpigbbq@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: ALAN ROTHROCK, DOUG REID
Prize Money: $7500.00   
Grand Champion: ROOTERS-N-TOOTERS TN
Results In  Number of Teams: 56     High Score: 691.3372
11/09/18
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11/10/18
*Polar Pig BBQ Cook-Off (Duel B) Concord, NC
Contact: Glenn Jones, 4751 NC Hwy 49, Concord, NC 28025
Phone: 704-436-2024. polarpigbbq@gmail.com
Contact: Graham Wilson
KCBS Reps: RUSTY COOK, JULIE COOK
Prize Money: $7500.00   
Grand Champion: THE ALGOOD BAR-B-Q PIT CREW
Results In  Number of Teams: 44     High Score: 686.7884
11/09/18
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11/10/18
*Oath BBQ Championship Contest (CANCELLED) Sealy, TX
[CANCELLED]  
Contact: JUDGES CONTACT: Glen, Sealy, TX 77474
Phone: 713-818-1652. glen@oathinc.org
Contact: TEAM CONTACT: Sara Mellado, Sealy, TX 77474
Phone: 509-350-5148. sara@anterisalliance.com
KCBS Reps: TERRI MCKINNON, BOB MCKINNON
Prize Money: $4000.00   
Results not in.
11/10/18
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11/10/18
*Sticky Jar Open Sauce Contest by Spicin Foods(Judges full) Kansas City, MO
Contact: Kim Collier, KANSAS CITY, MO 64108-2334
Phone: 800-963-5227. Kcollier@kcbs.us
Contact: Judges Full
Contact: Judges Full
KCBS Reps: CAROLYN WELLS, MARK COLLIER
Results In.
11/16/18
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11/17/18
Smoke on the Harbor BBQ throwdown Mt. Pleasant, SC
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: TEAMS CONTACT:Amy Smith, Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464
Phone: 8432847022. asmith@charlestonharborresort.com
Contact: JUDGES CONTACT: Tim Lively, Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464
tdlively@hotmail.com
KCBS Reps: DON HARWELL, DEBBY HARWELL
Prize Money: $9100.00   
Results not in.
11/16/18
to
11/17/18
Suncoast Credit Union Plant City Pig Jam Plant City, FL
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: TEAMS CONTACT: Bree Wilson, Plant City, FL 33563
Phone: 813-754-3707. breanna@plantcity.org
Contact: JUDGES CONTACT:Sophia Hyde, Plant City, FL 33563
Phone: 813-754-3707. Sophia@plantcity.org
KCBS Reps: CAROLYN WELLS, MIKE GARRETSON
Prize Money: $18800.00   
Results not in.
11/16/18
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11/17/18
The National BBQ Cup ( Day 1, Contest B)(CANCELLED) Cumming, GA
[CANCELLED]  
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Randall Bowman, 235 Castleberry RD, Cumming, GA 30028
Phone: 770-886-6290. bbqcup@hotmail.com
KCBS Reps: RUSTY COOK, JULIE COOK
Prize Money: $10000.00   
Results not in.
11/16/18
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11/17/18
The National BBQ Cup ( Day 1, Contest A)(CANCELLED) Cumming, GA
[CANCELLED]  
Contact: Randall Bowman, 235 Castleberry RD, Cumming, GA 38028
Phone: 770-886-6290. bbqcup@hotmail.com
KCBS Reps: DOUG REID, PHILLIP BRAZIER, KATHY BRAZIER
Prize Money: $10000.00   
Results not in.
11/16/18
to
11/17/18
Mission Q (BACKYARD ONLY) Tuscumbia, AL
Contact: Wesley Burden, 595 Hwy 72 W, Tuscumbia, AL 35630
Phone: 256-762-3592. Wburden@appliedchemical.com
Contact: Bo Stanley, Tuscumbia, AL 35630
Phone: 256-762-1860. bostan29@comcast.net
KCBS Reps: RANDY G BIGLER, CAROL BIGLER
Prize Money: $3000.00   
Results not in.
11/17/18
to
11/18/18
The National BBQ Cup ( Day 2)(CANCELLED) Cumming, GA
[CANCELLED]  
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Randall Bowman, Cumming, GA 38028
Phone: 770-886-6290. bbqcup@hotmail.com
KCBS Reps: DOUG REID, PHILLIP BRAZIER, KATHY BRAZIER
Prize Money: $10000.00   
Results not in.
11/30/18
to
12/01/18
*Christmas on the River Demoplis, AL
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Paul Willingham, Demopolis, AL 36732
Phone: 334-422-1029. director@demopolischamber.com
Contact: Marge Plummer Ph.B. Phone: 901-487-3872. margeplummer1@bellsouth.net
KCBS Reps: RANDY G BIGLER, CAROL BIGLER
Results not in.
11/30/18
to
12/01/18
The Smithfield King of the Smoker (INVITATIONAL ONLY) COMPETITOR'S Series Coachella, CA
Contact: Jessie Corbin, Coachella, CA 92236
customerservice@bigpoppasmokers.com
Contact: JUDGES FULL
KCBS Reps: KELLY MCINTOSH, KATHLEEN MCINTOSH
Prize Money: $78500.00   
Results not in.
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