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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 "Statham Style" Statham, GA
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
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11/03/18
*Beach Boogie and BBQ Festival Myrtle Beach, SC
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
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11/03/18
*Indio California State BBQ Championship & Festival(JUDGES FULL) Indio, CA
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Robert Stouffer, Indio, CA 92203
Phone: 951-961-8870. cabbqrobert@gmail.com
Contact: JUDGES FULL
KCBS Reps: STEVE ALVAREZ, MERRIALYCE ALVAREZ
Results not in.
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
Results not in.
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
Results not 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
Results not in.
11/16/18
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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
Results not in.
11/16/18
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11/17/18
The National BBQ Cup ( Day 1, Contest B) Cumming, GA
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) Cumming, GA
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.
11/17/18
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11/18/18
The National BBQ Cup ( Day 2) Cumming, GA
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
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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
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12/01/18
The Smithfield King of the Smoker (INVITATIONAL ONLY) COMPETITOR'S Series Coachella, CA
Contact: Jessie Corbin, Coachella, CA 92236
customerservice@bigpapsmokers.com
Contact: JUDGES FULL
KCBS Reps: KATHLEEN MCINTOSH, KELLY MCINTOSH
Results not in.
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