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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

August 2018

08/03/2018
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08/04/2018
Laurie Hillbilly BBQ Laurie, MO
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Caitlin Shoults, Phone: 573-374-8776, events@cityoflaurie.com
Contact: Susann Huff, Phone: 573-374-8776, Lauriebbqjudge@aol.com
KCBS Reps: DONNA YOUNG, ED YOUNG
Prize Money: $6,775    CBJ Percentage: 97%
Grand Champion: BRICKHEAD BBQ
Results In    Number of Teams: 35    High Score: 689.0512
08/03/2018
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08/04/2018
San Luis Valley Beat the Heat BBQ Alamosa, CO
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Elizabeth Sumner, Phone: 719-589-9386, events@alamosa.org
KCBS Reps: DEL ANDERSON, MICHAEL EBERLE
Prize Money: $15,065    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: WOODY'S Q SHACK
Results In    Number of Teams: 41    High Score: 700.5600
08/03/2018
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08/04/2018
Pigs & Pedals Asheboro, NC
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Pam Hester, Phone: 336-626-1277, phester@ci.asheboro.nc.us
KCBS Reps: CAROL BIGLER, RANDY G BIGLER
Prize Money: $12,000   
Grand Champion: CONTAGIOUS Q
Results In    Number of Teams: 48    High Score: 700.4912
08/03/2018
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08/04/2018
*Our Lady of Victory Holy Smokes BBQ Competition Cincinnati, OH
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: JUDGES CONTACT: Jason McWhorter, Phone: 513-295-8388, judging.holysmokesbbqcomp@gmail.com
Contact: TEAMS CONTACT:Brian Austing, Phone: 513-607-5869, HolysmokesBBQcomp@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: BECKY DRUETZLER, DAVE DRUETZLER
Prize Money: $7,000    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: GREY STREET BBQ
Results In    Number of Teams: 35    High Score: 697.6572
08/03/2018
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08/04/2018
Westland Area Jaycee's All American BBQ Throwdown Westland, MI
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Sarah Austin, Phone: 734-612-5055, littlesk@aol.com
KCBS Reps: KENT SCHUETZ, RACHEL SCHUETZ
Prize Money: $6,000    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: iBQ'n@TheBBQSuperStore.com
Results In    Number of Teams: 39    High Score: 691.9656
08/03/2018
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08/05/2018
*Pit at the Park Macungie, PA
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Amy Hillegass, Phone: 610-966-4289, macungiepark@gmail.com
Contact: Barett Byler, Phone: 610-966-4289, mmppitatthepark@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: ALEX JR BROWN, LOUISE WEIDNER
Prize Money: $6,200    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: TOP GUN BARBECUE
Results In    Number of Teams: 25    High Score: 674.2284
08/04/2018
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08/05/2018
Red White Blue and Que Presented by Lucas Oil Speedway Wheatland, MO
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Michelle Higgins, Phone: 417-682-1568, michellehiggins31@yahoo.com
Contact: Jim Altic, jimaltic@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: DAVE ROGERS, PEG ROGERS
Prize Money: $5,000   
Grand Champion: SMOKE THIS BBQ MO
Results In    Number of Teams: 37    High Score: 696.5260
08/04/2018
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08/04/2018
*Taste of the Ozarks (BACKYARD ONLY) Warsaw, MO
Contact: Lynette stokes, Phone: 660-438-2090, lstokes@visitbentoncomo.com
KCBS Reps: CLARA WILLIAMS, JONATHAN B WILLIAMS
Prize Money: $1,000    CBJ Percentage: 45%
Grand Champion: Millers Barnyard BBQ
Results In    Number of Teams: 20    High Score: 341.1772
08/04/2018
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08/05/2018
Adath Israel 2nd Annual BBQ & Festival (KOSHER SERIES) Cincinnati, OH
Contact: Hirsch Wise, Phone: 513-543-8106, hwise@wisemarketinggroup.com
Contact: Harry Schneider, register2018bbq@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: SCOTT GRINSTEAD, STEVE GRINSTEAD
Results In   
08/05/2018
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08/05/2018
*Cambridge Rib Fest at the Keystone Grill (Competitor's Series) Cambridge, WI
Contact: Ken Kemler, Phone: 608-423-3730, manager@thekeystonegrill.com
KCBS Reps: ANITA MOORE, ANTHONY MOORE
Results In   
08/10/2018
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08/11/2018
*Big Blue Barbecue Shelbyville, IN
Contact: Rachael Ackley, Phone: 317-398-9623, rachael@visitshelbycounty.com
Contact: Judges Full,
KCBS Reps: BECKY DRUETZLER, DAVE DRUETZLER
Prize Money: $7,800    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: WV LOC-N-LOADED BBQ
Results In    Number of Teams: 27    High Score: 695.9428
08/10/2018
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08/11/2018
*Farm B Que(CANCELLED) Spirit Lake, IA
[CANCELLED]  
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Jen Johnson, Phone: 712-330-1178, okobojibarn@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: CINDY JUHL, TOM JUHL
Results Not In.
08/10/2018
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08/11/2018
Smokin in McMinnville McMinnville, TN
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Arlie Bragg, Phone: 615-477-7447, arlie@arliequeevents.com
Contact: Scott McCord, smccord@mcminnvilletn.gov
KCBS Reps: TANA R FRENSLEY, MARK HAGGITT
Prize Money: $11,000    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: SMOKE ME SILLY
Results In    Number of Teams: 28    High Score: 705.7144
08/10/2018
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08/11/2018
Smoke in the Park (BACK YARD ONLY) Glencoe, AL
Contact: Shanon Graham, Phone: 256-312-2091, dgbcateringco@gmail.com
Contact: Tricia Morton, Phone: 256-538-8998, Triciam840@comcast.net
KCBS Reps: CAROL BIGLER, RANDY G BIGLER
Prize Money: $3,000    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Results In   
08/10/2018
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08/11/2018
Mountain High BBQ Festival & Car Show Franklin, NC
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Diane Baldwin, Phone: 8285243161, facc@franklin-chamber.com
KCBS Reps: KATHY BRAZIER, PHILLIP BRAZIER
Prize Money: $11,750   
Grand Champion: MIDNIGHT BURN
Results In    Number of Teams: 51    High Score: 699.9544
08/10/2018
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08/11/2018
*Ceres Bands Brews & BBQ Throwdown / Formerly Smoke on the River(CANCELLED) Ceres, CA
[CANCELLED]  
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Renne Ledbetter, Phone: 209-201-7870, ceresbandsbrewsandbbq@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: JULIE POE , IAN SCHMIDT
Results Not In.
08/10/2018
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08/11/2018
*Smokin Trackside BBQ Bash Winston, MO
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Kyle Johnson, Phone: 816-365-7593, vettsb@aol.com
KCBS Reps: BUNNY TUTTLE, RICH TUTTLE
Prize Money: $4,000   
Grand Champion: KEEP CALM & SAUCE ON
Results In    Number of Teams: 25    High Score: 697.7372
08/10/2018
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08/11/2018
Maryland State BBQ Bash Bel Air, MD
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Christine McPherson, Phone: 443-823-1797, Christine@Downtownbelair.com
KCBS Reps: JOHN G BUSCH, ANGELA MCKEE, ROBERT MCKEE
Prize Money: $12,500    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: APORKALYPSE NOW
Results In    Number of Teams: 38    High Score: 687.4056
08/10/2018
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08/11/2018
26th Annual State BBQ Championship of Nebraska Arlington, NE
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Kris Gates Kevin Nelson, Phone: 402-630-1135, gobs.bbq.contest@gmail.com
Contact: John Gates, gobsjudges@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: DENA MILHOUS, RON MILHOUS
Prize Money: $6,500   
Grand Champion: SMOKEY AND HIS BANDITS
Results In    Number of Teams: 30    High Score: 694.8112
08/10/2018
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08/11/2018
Route 66 Barbeque Throwdown (JUDGES FULL) Springfield, MO
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Michelle Higgins, Phone: 417-682-1568, michellehiggins31@yahoo.com
Contact: JUDGES CONTACT:Jim Altic, jimaltic@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: CLARA WILLIAMS, JONATHAN B WILLIAMS
Prize Money: $5,000    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: LA PASADITA
Results In    Number of Teams: 19    High Score: 689.7028
08/11/2018
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08/11/2018
*Northwoods Triple Crown(BACKYARD ONLY) Antigo, WI
Contact: Shaughn Novy, Phone: 715-610-1065, SLNOVY20@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: ANITA MOORE, ANTHONY MOORE
Prize Money: $1,000    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Results In   
08/11/2018
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08/12/2018
Wild West Fest On Fire Zbilje, Medvode, Slovenia
Contact: Milan Stjepanovic, Phone: +386 41 587 073, info@sbbqs.si
KCBS Reps: LUCA FAMIGLI, HAYMO GUTWENIGER
CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: FRIULI VIOLENT GRILLERS
Results In    Number of Teams: 21    High Score: 673.6344
08/11/2018
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08/12/2018
*Thrillin & Grillin at Aquaboggan Water park Saco, ME
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Sharri MacDonald, Phone: 2075904201, smacdonald@maine.rr.com
KCBS Reps: STEVE BEDWELL, KATHIE DAKAI
Prize Money: $7,500   
Grand Champion: SHORTSVILLE SMOKERS
Results In    Number of Teams: 30    High Score: 680.5600
08/11/2018
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08/11/2018
Seward County Fair Rib Rally (COMPETITORS SERIES) Seward , NE
Contact: Paul Mueller, Phone: 402-643-6609, pnsseward@hotmail.com
KCBS Reps: MICHAEL EBERLE, TROY YOUNGBLOOD
Grand Champion: DG Pits
Results In    Number of Teams: 6    High Score: 170.3544
08/17/2018
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08/18/2018
*Lassen Annual BBQ Cook-Off Susanville, CA
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: JUDGES CONTACT:Penny Artz, Phone: 5302572113, partzdept@hotmail.com
Contact: TEAMS CONTACT: Alan Dowdy, Phone: 530-257-2542, lassenbbqcookoff@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: JULIE POE , IAN SCHMIDT
Prize Money: $10,000    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: BULL MARKET BBQ
Results In    Number of Teams: 27    High Score: 685.2344
08/17/2018
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08/18/2018
Pepsi WY State Championship BBQ & Bluegrass Festival Worland, WY
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Dave Paxton, Phone: 3074312755, ddpaxton@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: ALFRED T BOWEN, FRAN BOWEN
Prize Money: $10,000   
Grand Champion: B-S BBQ OUTLAWS
Results In    Number of Teams: 30    High Score: 702.2284
08/17/2018
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08/18/2018
*Cape Jaycees BBQ Fest Cape Girardeau, MO
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: JUDGES CONTACT: Chris Foeste, Phone: 573-576-6175, Cfoeste@bigrivercom.com
Contact: TEAMS CONTACT: Jeff Branch, Phone: 573-225-5539, capejayceebbqfest@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: CAROL BIGLER, RANDY G BIGLER
Prize Money: $10,000    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: BYO GRILL
Results In    Number of Teams: 44    High Score: 701.6684
08/17/2018
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08/17/2018
BBQ Festival 2018 Vanamõisa, Saue Parish, Estonia
Contact: Kris Seene, Phone: +37 25099707, kris.seene@mail.ee
KCBS Reps: LUCA FAMIGLI, HAYMO GUTWENIGER
CBJ Percentage: 97%
Grand Champion: Smoked Pioneers BBQ Team
Results In    Number of Teams: 10    High Score: 662.3544
08/17/2018
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08/19/2018
Hudson Valley Ribfest New Paltz, NY
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Shonda Merrill, Phone: 1-844-Ribfest(742-3378), contest@hudsonvalleyribfest.org
Contact: Rolf Oelgeschlager, Phone: 1-844-Ribfest (742-3378), contest@hudsonvalleyribfest.org
KCBS Reps: DON MULLER, NANCY MULLER
Prize Money: $6,200    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: MILLER'S BACKYARD BBQ
Results In    Number of Teams: 58    High Score: 697.1200
08/17/2018
to
08/18/2018
SMSU Smokefest Marshall, MN
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Josh Scholten, Phone: 5075577204, josh.scholten@smsu.edu
KCBS Reps: DAVE LONDEEN, VIRGINIA LONDEEN
Prize Money: $11,250    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: LUCKY 19 SAUCE COMPANY
Results In    Number of Teams: 40    High Score: 689.0856
08/17/2018
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08/19/2018
Turf & Surf BBQ Championship Del Mar, CA
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Arlie Bragg, Phone: 615-477-7447, arlie@arliequeevents.com
Contact: Gene Goycochea, Phone: 619-600-8320, gene@calicomfortbbq.com
KCBS Reps: MERRIALYCE ALVAREZ, STEVE ALVAREZ, KATHLEEN MCINTOSH, KELLY MCINTOSH
Prize Money: $15,000    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: 7-8-9 BBQ
Results In    Number of Teams: 51    High Score: 690.2172
08/17/2018
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08/18/2018
Madison Ribberfest BBQ & Blues Festival Madison, IN
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: TEAMS CONTACT: Ken Schneider, Phone: 812-866-4723, kenandcj@roadrunner.com
Contact: JUDGES CONTACT: Allen Demkovich, Phone: 765-265-0351, allendemkovich@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: DAVE DRUETZLER, SCOTT GRINSTEAD, STEVE GRINSTEAD
Prize Money: $12,235   
Grand Champion: THE AMERICAN DREAM BBQ
Results In    Number of Teams: 54    High Score: 701.6456
08/17/2018
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08/18/2018
*BBQ and Fly In on the River(JUDGES FULL) Excelsior Springs, MO
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Jim McCullough, Phone: 816-630-7700, Jim@conagauctions.com
Contact: Cheri McCullough, Phone: 816-630-7700, cheri@wabashbbq.com
KCBS Reps: FORREST BRUCE, KIM COLLIER, MARK COLLIER
Prize Money: $10,000   
Grand Champion: SMOKE THIS BBQ MO
Results In    Number of Teams: 57    High Score: 697.0972
08/17/2018
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08/18/2018
Smokin on The Dock of the Bay Crisfield, MD
Contact: Sandy Fulton, Phone: 410-726-1881, Sandyfulton720@gmail.com
Contact: Betty Frizzell, thebbqjudge@aol.com
KCBS Reps: MICKY WILLIAMS, SYBIL WILLIAMS
Prize Money: $10,000    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: OLD COLONY SMOKEHOUSE
Results In    Number of Teams: 32    High Score: 679.4056
08/17/2018
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08/18/2018
Pikes Peak BBQ Showdown(GRILLING COMPETITORS SERIES) Woodland Park , CO
Contact: Kevin Dessureault, Phone: 719-465-1745, coloradospringsgrillstore@yahoo.com
KCBS Reps: DEL ANDERSON, MICHAEL EBERLE
Prize Money: $1,750    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: SOCO BBQ
Results In    Number of Teams: 16    High Score: 491.4172
08/17/2018
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08/18/2018
*Bordertown BBQ Brawl Sault Ste Marie, MI
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Linda Miller, Phone: 906-647-2213, bordertownbbqbrawl@gmail.com
Contact: Andie Aiello, Phone: 906-647-2213, bordertownbbqbrawl@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: BILL GAGE, DEBRA GAGE
Prize Money: $6,500   
Grand Champion: iBQ'n@TheBBQSuperStore.com
Results In    Number of Teams: 24    High Score: 690.8456
08/17/2018
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08/18/2018
*Downtown BBQ Showdown Hattiesburg, MS
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Brian Saffle, Phone: 601-270-5424, brian@hubcitysignsfirst.com
KCBS Reps: LINDA GOULD, ROXANNE GOULD
Prize Money: $9,400   
Grand Champion: WINK'S BARBEQUE
Results In    Number of Teams: 30    High Score: 688.4912
08/18/2018
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08/19/2018
*2nd Annual Hudson Bay Heritage Days BBQ Cook Off DuPont, WA
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Tom Riggs, Phone: 253-720-4557, tomwtr@comcast.net
KCBS Reps: STEVEN FLEWALLEN, MARK SILVER
Prize Money: $10,600   
Grand Champion: RUSTY'S BBQ
Results In    Number of Teams: 27    High Score: 705.1772
08/18/2018
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08/18/2018
*Vine Street BBQ Competition (BACKYARD ONLY) Park Ridge, IL
Contact: JUDGES CONTACT:Brian Chaplin, Phone: 224-592-2654, bchaplin99@gmail.com
Contact: TEAMS CONTACT: Jamie Rubin, Phone: 630-240-3320, info@vinestbbq.org
KCBS Reps: CINDY JUHL, TOM JUHL
Prize Money: $600    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Results In   
08/18/2018
to
08/19/2018
*EUregio Barbeque Festival Waldfeucht-Haaren/NRW, Germany
Contact: Roman Schellartz, Phone: +490 170 5258522, info@euregiobbq.de
KCBS Reps: MARIANNE VAN GALEN, MAYCO VAN GALEN
Grand Champion: BUNCH OF SWINES
Results In    Number of Teams: 32    High Score: 687.4056
08/18/2018
to
08/19/2018
*McHenry Rotary Blues Brews & BBQ McHenry, IL
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: JUDGES CONTACT:Phill Baggio, Phone: 847-347-5859, bnbautoexpress@sbcglobal.net
Contact: TEAM CONTACT:Don Tonyan, Phone: 815-482-0746, don@wmtonyan.com
KCBS Reps: ANITA MOORE, ANTHONY MOORE
Prize Money: $8,000    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: GETTIN' BASTED
Results In    Number of Teams: 30    High Score: 681.0516
08/18/2018
to
08/18/2018
Pig out in the Park (BACKYARD ONLY) Frostburg, MD
Contact: Diana Iman, Phone: 301-876-0790, diaiman4080@gmail.com
Contact: Deirdre Robertson, drobertson.frostburgfirst@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: ANGELA MCKEE, ROBERT MCKEE
Prize Money: $1,550   
Results In   
08/18/2018
to
08/19/2018
*Battle River BBQ Showdown Camrose, Alberta, Canada
Contact: Jim Dyer, Phone: 780-608-0025, jimdyer@rocketmail.com
KCBS Reps: BUNNY TUTTLE, RICH TUTTLE
Prize Money: $5,000   
Grand Champion: SMELLAQUE
Results In    Number of Teams: 25    High Score: 656.6744
08/19/2018
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08/19/2018
*Sand Creek Summer Daze Festival – Saucy and Glazed BBQ Competition(BACKYARD ONLY) Newton, KS
Contact: Nathan Regier, Phone: 316-772-6174, nate@next-element.com
KCBS Reps: LARRY VOTH, LYNDA VOTH
Prize Money: $3,700    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: Little Lady's BBQ
Results In    Number of Teams: 13    High Score: 330.8000
08/23/2018
to
08/24/2018
*7th Annual Death Door Barbeque(DAY 1) Washington Island, WI
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Richard Jepsen, Phone: 920-847-2784, jepsenr@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: BILL GAGE, DEBRA GAGE
Prize Money: $9,000    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: T-MAC SMOKIN
Results In    Number of Teams: 26    High Score: 689.0628
08/24/2018
to
08/25/2018
11th Annual Big Island BBQ Alberta Lea, MN
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Perry Vining, Phone: 800-658-2526, pvining@smig.net
Contact: JUDGES CONTACT:Dick Dahlen, Phone: 507-402-2350, ddahlen@charter.net
KCBS Reps: DENNIS POLSON, LINDA POLSON
Prize Money: $8,100    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: SMOKEY AND HIS BANDITS
Results In    Number of Teams: 49    High Score: 687.9544
08/24/2018
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08/25/2018
Western Legends Roundup BBQ Cook Off Kanab, UT
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Marybeth Kuntz, Phone: 314-750-3253, mbkp@aol.com
KCBS Reps: KATHLEEN MCINTOSH, KELLY MCINTOSH
Prize Money: $11,000    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: BAD BOYZ BBQ
Results In    Number of Teams: 13    High Score: 698.2400
08/24/2018
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08/25/2018
*Boydton's Big Bad BBQ Battle(CANCELLED) Boydton, VA
[CANCELLED]  
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: JUDGES CONTACT: Brook Lenhart, Phone: 434-210-1171, brookslenhart@gmail.com
Contact: TEAMS CONTACT: Donna Ober, Phone: 434-738-7834, dcober@comcast.net
KCBS Reps: DEBBY HARWELL, DON HARWELL
Results Not In.
08/24/2018
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08/25/2018
*7th Annual Death Door Barbeque(DAY 2) Washington Island, WI
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Richard Jepsen, Phone: 920-847-2784, jepsenr@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: BILL GAGE, DEBRA GAGE
Prize Money: $10,000    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: T-MAC SMOKIN
Results In    Number of Teams: 27    High Score: 692.4800
08/24/2018
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08/25/2018
*Great American BBQ Festival(JUDGES FULL) Franklin, TN
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: JUDGES CONTACT:Jason Gregory, Phone: 615-948-4275, Jason.gregg@mybga.org
Contact: TEAMS CONTACT:Nathan Perry, Phone: 615-476-7390, nathan.perry@e-farmcredit.com
KCBS Reps: JANET APPLETON, SAM APPLETON, TANA R FRENSLEY
Prize Money: $8,000    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: HOT COLE'S BBQ
Results In    Number of Teams: 36    High Score: 701.0972
08/24/2018
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08/25/2018
*Montana Pitmaster Classic Bozeman, MT
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Troy Heusel, Phone: 406-586-2384, montanapitmaster@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: JOHN RYAN, TROY YOUNGBLOOD
Prize Money: $13,005   
Grand Champion: MONTANA OUTLAW BBQ
Results In    Number of Teams: 26    High Score: 698.2740
08/24/2018
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08/25/2018
Hill City Wine Brew & BBQ Hill City, SD
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Arlie Bragg, Phone: 615-477-7447, arlie@arliequeevents.com
KCBS Reps: STEVEN FLEWALLEN, GENE GOYCOCHEA
Prize Money: $12,500   
Grand Champion: B-S BBQ OUTLAWS
Results In    Number of Teams: 27    High Score: 704.5256
08/24/2018
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08/25/2018
New Holland Summer Fest(JUDGES FULL) New Holland, PA
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Bryant Glick, Phone: 717-419-7184, nhsummerfest@gmail.com
Contact: Cory Simo, Phone: 717-286-5747, nhsummerfest@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: JOHN G BUSCH, ROBERT MCKEE, LOUISE WEIDNER
Prize Money: $14,855    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: 3N1 Q
Results In    Number of Teams: 71    High Score: 692.0000
08/24/2018
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08/25/2018
*Smokin on the Rez BBQ and Music Festival (DAY 1) Brandon, MS
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: JUDGES CONTACT: Marge Plummer, Ph.B., margeplummer1@bellsouth.net
Contact: TEAMS CONTACT: Bobby Cleveland, Phone: 601-506-0739, bobbyc7754@yahoo.com
KCBS Reps: CAROL BIGLER, RANDY G BIGLER
Prize Money: $4,250    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: JORDYQ
Results In    Number of Teams: 28    High Score: 687.3372
08/24/2018
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08/25/2018
*East Central State BBQ Cook-Off, Paola Roots Festival Paola, KS
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: JUDGES CONTACT: Tracy Rankin, Phone: 913-579-2182, tlr7076@gmail.com
Contact: TEAMS CONTACT: Jon Smail, Phone: 913-731-7995, liamsnoj@yahoo.com
KCBS Reps: KIM COLLIER, JOHN GRIMES, LARRY HADLEY
Prize Money: $4,300   
Grand Champion: DIRT ROAD BBQ
Results In    Number of Teams: 67    High Score: 690.7996
08/24/2018
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08/25/2018
Grill Games Kenosha, WI
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Lou Molitor, Phone: 262-654-1234, lou@kenoshaareachamber.com
KCBS Reps: KAREN JANE WILLIAMS, RALPH WILLIAMS
Prize Money: $7,000    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: D.F.G.'S BBQ
Results In    Number of Teams: 42    High Score: 686.3084
08/24/2018
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08/25/2018
*Raider Red Meats BBQ & Ribeye Championship Lubbock, TX
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: JUDGES CONTACT: Ben Weatherly, Phone: 806-790-6390, Ben.weatherly@ttu.edu
Contact: TEAMS CONTACT: Tate Corliss, Phone: 806-742-2804, tate.Corliss@TTU.edu
KCBS Reps: BOB MCKINNON, TERRI MCKINNON
Prize Money: $12,500    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: BOOMERANG BBQ
Results In    Number of Teams: 54    High Score: 703.4172
08/24/2018
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08/25/2018
*Indiana Bacon Festival (CANCELLED) Delphi, IN
[CANCELLED]  
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: John Chapman, Phone: 765-588-8784, johnmchapman1963@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: DAVE DRUETZLER, TINA WELLER
Prize Money: $5,000   
Results Not In.
08/24/2018
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08/25/2018
Wild West BBQ Shoot Out Wendover, NV
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Jesse Johnson, Phone: 801-390-1000, jesse@bigjohnsonsbbq.com
Contact: Judges Signup, www.SignUpGenius.com/go/20F0849A8AA28A1FE3-wild1
KCBS Reps: MERRIALYCE ALVAREZ, STEVE ALVAREZ
Prize Money: $35,000    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: BURNIN AND LOOTIN
Results In    Number of Teams: 46    High Score: 700.5484
08/24/2018
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08/25/2018
Pigs and Peaches BBQ Festival Kennesaw, GA
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Amanda Glass, Phone: 770-422-9714, aglass@kennesaw-ga.gov
Contact: Doug Rhodes, pigsandpeaches@att.net
KCBS Reps: JULIE COOK, RUSTY COOK
Prize Money: $12,150   
Grand Champion: SWINE DINING GA
Results In    Number of Teams: 34    High Score: 707.9888
08/24/2018
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08/25/2018
*Smokin for a Reason(BACKYARD ONLY) Fort Payne, AL
Contact: Durell Owens, Phone: 256-717-5626, ldowens@farmerstel.com
KCBS Reps: LINDA GOULD, ROXANNE GOULD
Prize Money: $2,650   
Results In   
08/24/2018
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08/25/2018
*Smokin In Columbia(CANCELLED) Columbia, MO
[CANCELLED]  
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Rebecca Shearouse, Phone: 573-489-2977, rebecca.shearouse@parkadecenter.com
KCBS Reps: JAMEY JOHNSON, JONATHAN B WILLIAMS
Results Not In.
08/25/2018
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08/26/2018
*HAVA Nagrilla 2018 (KOSHER SERIES)(JUDGES FULL) Wynnewood, PA
Contact: Stuart Gordon, Phone: 610-247-2302, Stuart.gordon@verizon.net
Contact: JUDGES FULL,
KCBS Reps: ROBERT MCKEE, LOUISE WEIDNER
CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: NICE RACKS
Results In    Number of Teams: 20    High Score: 665.5996
08/25/2018
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08/26/2018
Regahfest 2018 Green The Hague, Netherlands
Contact: Daan Hamoen, Phone: +31 6 47940067, Daan@regahfest.nl
KCBS Reps: MARIANNE VAN GALEN, MAYCO VAN GALEN
CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: IQ - NETHERLANDS
Results In    Number of Teams: 35    High Score: 681.6568
08/25/2018
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08/26/2018
*Smokin on the Rez BBQ and Music Festival (DAY 2) Brandon, MS
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: JUDGES CONTACT: Marge Plummer, Ph.B., margeplummer1@bellsouth.net
Contact: TEAMS CONTACT: Bobby Cleveland, Phone: 601-506-0739, bobbyc7754@yahoo.com
KCBS Reps: CAROL BIGLER, RANDY G BIGLER
Prize Money: $4,250    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: MIDNIGHT BURN
Results In    Number of Teams: 28    High Score: 690.2400
08/25/2018
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08/25/2018
*Indiana Bacon Festival (BACKYARD ONLY)(Cancelled) Delphi, IN
[CANCELLED]  
Contact: John Chapman, Phone: 765-588-8784, johnmchapman1963@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: TINA WELLER, RALPH WELLER JR   Alt Rep: DAVE DRUETZLER
Results Not In.
08/25/2018
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08/25/2018
Chamber Low and Slow Barbecue cook off(BACKYARD ONLY) Nevada, MO
Contact: Sheree Gayman, Phone: 417-667-5300, chamber1@nevada-mo.com
KCBS Reps: BUNNY TUTTLE, RICH TUTTLE
Prize Money: $2,750   
Grand Champion: BIG CREEK BBQ
Results In    Number of Teams: 8    High Score: 282.2516
08/25/2018
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08/26/2018
*2nd Annual Halfway to St.Pats BBQ Contest Emmetsburg, IA
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Stephanie Mehan, Phone: 712-480-0252, stephamehan@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: CINDY JUHL, TOM JUHL
Prize Money: $5,000    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: TRUE SMOKE BBQ
Results In    Number of Teams: 8    High Score: 679.9428
08/25/2018
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08/26/2018
RegahFest 2018 Yellow The Hague, Netherlands
Contact: Daan Hamoen, Phone: +31 6 47940067, Daan@regahfest.nl
KCBS Reps: HARRY HAVINGA, LINDA HAVINGA
CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: BBQ+
Results In    Number of Teams: 29    High Score: 683.4516
08/31/2018
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09/01/2018
PigMania Lebanon State Championship BBQ & Music Festival Lebanon, OH
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Dan Hurst, Phone: 614-676-0700, dhurst@pigmaniabbq.com
Contact: Marsha Hash, Phone: 513-934-7194, marsha.hash@mvgrllc.com
KCBS Reps: BECKY DRUETZLER, DAVE DRUETZLER
Prize Money: $5,000    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: SLIPPERY PETE'S BBQ
Results In    Number of Teams: 46    High Score: 704.5832
08/31/2018
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09/02/2018
*Bedford Blues & BBQ Festival Bedford, TX
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Cortney Sims, Phone: 817-952-2293, cortney.sims@bedfordtx.gov
Contact: JUDGES FULL,
KCBS Reps: KAREN JANE WILLIAMS, RALPH WILLIAMS
Prize Money: $10,900    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: BUCKSHOT BBQ - TX
Results In    Number of Teams: 74    High Score: 702.8684
08/31/2018
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09/01/2018
*West Virginia BBQ Festival (JUDGES FULL) Ranson, WV
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Rob Immer, Phone: 301-259-1991, Rob@interstatefestivalgroup.com
Contact: Judges Full ,
KCBS Reps: ROBERT MCKEE, LOUISE WEIDNER   Alt Rep: ALEX JR BROWN
Prize Money: $5,000    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: REDNECK SCIENTIFIC
Results In    Number of Teams: 40    High Score: 694.2516
08/31/2018
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09/01/2018
Smokin in the Bogs Warrens, WI
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Greg Urmanski, Phone: 608-343-8003, Greg@Jellystonewarrens.com
KCBS Reps: DENA MILHOUS, RON MILHOUS
Prize Money: $7,150   
Grand Champion: BIG "E" BBQ
Results In    Number of Teams: 25    High Score: 689.6804
08/31/2018
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09/01/2018
Smokin' & Stokin' Trussville(BACKYARD ONLY) Trussville, AL
Contact: Eddie Seal, Phone: 205-612-2614, eseal@jmgardens.com
Contact: Frank Jett, Phone: 205 542 4234, frankjett@fastmail.fm
KCBS Reps: CAROL BIGLER, RANDY G BIGLER
Prize Money: $3,100    CBJ Percentage: 100%
Results In   
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