October 2012

10/04/12
to
10/07/12
33rd Annual American Royal World Series of Barbecue® Invitational Kansas City, MO
Contact: Stacy Porto Allison Richardson, allisonr@americanroyal.com Phone: 816-221-9800. stacyp@americanroyal.com
KCBS Reps: MARK SIMMONS, THERESA LAKE, MIKE LAKE, STEVE GRINSTEAD, SCOTT GRINSTEAD
Prize Money: $31300.00   CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: Big Poppa Smokers
Results In  Number of Teams: 154     High Score: 692.5716
10/04/12
to
10/07/12
33rd Annual American Royal World Series of Barbecue® Open Kansas City, MO
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Stacy Porto Allison Richardson, allisonr@americanroyal.com Phone: 816-221-9800. stacyp@americanroyal.com
KCBS Reps: MARK SIMMONS, THERESA LAKE, MIKE LAKE, STEVE GRINSTEAD, SCOTT GRINSTEAD
Prize Money: $50000.00   CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: Shiggin & Grinnin
Results In  Number of Teams: 525     High Score: 693.7144
10/05/12
to
10/06/12
Jim Beam BBQ Classic Springfield, KY
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Ralph Blandford Phone: 859-481-3992. jimbeambbqclassic@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: LINDA POLAND, ERNEST POLAND
Prize Money: $10000.00   CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: Moonswiners
Results In  Number of Teams: 39     High Score: 686.2852
10/05/12
to
10/06/12
Keystone Classic Barbeque Harrisburg, PA
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: James Sharp Phone: 717-787-2905. jasharp@pa.gov
KCBS Reps: LESLIE LOVELY, DON LOVELY
Prize Money: $10500.00   CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: Black Cat BBQ
Results In  Number of Teams: 58     High Score: 657.7140
10/05/12
to
10/06/12
2012 Downtown Jonesboro BBQ Fest Jonesboro, AR
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Jack Turner Phone: 870-926-6611. jturner@jonesboro.org
KCBS Reps: WAYNE LOHMAN, MARIA LOHMAN
Prize Money: $7000.00   CBJ Percentage: 83%
Grand Champion: Higginbotham Family Dent
Results In  Number of Teams: 61     High Score: 705.7140
10/05/12
to
10/07/12
Riverside Blues & BBQ Festival Greenfield, MA
Contact: Christy Moore Phone: 413-772-1553. christym@greenfield-ma.gov
KCBS Reps: KATHIE DAKAI
Prize Money: $4400.00   CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: Smokin' Hoggz BBQ
Results In  Number of Teams: 19     High Score: 666.2854
10/05/12
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10/06/12
Squealin' in the Square Laurens, SC
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Jon Irick Phone: 864-984-2119. mail@mainstreetlaurens.org
KCBS Reps: DON HARWELL, DEBBY HARWELL
Prize Money: $5400.00   CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: Redneck Scientific
Results In  Number of Teams: 30     High Score: 675.9996
10/05/12
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10/06/12
Needles Rt. 66 Music Brews and BBQ Championship Needles, CA
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Skip & Cheryl Ramsden Phone: 928-208-2375. info@musicbrewsbbq.com
KCBS Reps: KELLY MCINTOSH, KATHLEEN MCINTOSH
Prize Money: $7500.00   CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: Got Smoke Bar-B-Que
Results In  Number of Teams: 22     High Score: 682.2860
10/05/12
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10/06/12
Hog Wild BBQ Festival Corinth, MS
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Tammy Bonds Phone: 662-396-1182. tammy.bonds@avnet.com
KCBS Reps: RANDY G BIGLER, CAROL BIGLER
Prize Money: $7700.00   CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: Hotty Totty BBQ Crew
Results In  Number of Teams: 32     High Score: 696.5714
10/05/12
to
10/06/12
Bricks, Broncs & BBQ Russell, KS
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Jon Birky Phone: 785-324-0467. jbapple@ruraltel.net
KCBS Reps: ROBERT HAHN, JOHN GRIMES
Prize Money: $4500.00   CBJ Percentage: 59%
Grand Champion: Parrothead Smokers
Results In  Number of Teams: 17     High Score: 670.8566
10/05/12
to
10/06/12
PorktoberQue Dothan, AL
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Kerry Farrell Phone: 334-699-1475. kerry@themaineventweb.com
KCBS Reps: MARK HAGGITT, RON CATO
Prize Money: $4800.00   CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: Give it to God
Results In  Number of Teams: 25     High Score: 682.8572
10/11/12
to
10/13/12
Oktoberfest BBQ Challenge Cullman, AL
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Mike Howell Phone: 256-348-9590. info@n2college.com
KCBS Reps: RICHARD C PRESTON, MARK HAGGITT
CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: WILD BUNCH BUTT BURNERS
Results In  Number of Teams: 33     High Score: 696.0002
10/12/12
to
10/13/12
The Real Squeal: Lyons Barbeque & Music Festival (GBC Qualifier) Lyons, GA
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Alexa Carter-Britton Phone: 912-526-6445. bhtlyons@nctv.com
Contact: Tim Lively Phone: 706-551-2045. tdlively@roelco.net
KCBS Reps: RANDY G BIGLER, CAROL BIGLER
Prize Money: $15000.00   CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: Killer B's BBQ
Results In  Number of Teams: 30     High Score: 687.4284
10/12/12
to
10/13/12
BBQ and Brew Festival Hamlet, NC
[CANCELLED]  
Contact: Emily Tucker Phone: 910-895-9058. Fax: 910-895-9056. emily@richmondcountychamber.com
KCBS Reps: DEBBY HARWELL, DON HARWELL
Results not in.
10/12/12
to
10/13/12
Eastern Carolina BBQ Throw Down Rocky Mount, NC
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Debbie Julio Phone: 252-972-1159. debbie.julio@rockymountnc.gov
KCBS Reps: SUSAN REID, DOUG REID
Prize Money: $14650.00   CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: Sauced! BBQ
Results In  Number of Teams: 40     High Score: 670.8576
10/12/12
to
10/13/12
The Fountians Blaze Off & Senior Q Independence, MO
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Megan Hollar Phone: 816-257-5100. greenbriarblazeoff@yahoo.com
KCBS Reps: ROSEMARY MORROW, PHIL MORROW
Prize Money: $3000.00   CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: PARROTHEAD SMOKERS
Results In  Number of Teams: 27     High Score: 679.9998
10/12/12
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10/13/12
Cookin' on the Kaw De Soto, KS
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Sara Ritter Phone: 913-583-1585. sritter@desotoks.org
KCBS Reps: PEG ROGERS, DAVE ROGERS
Prize Money: $3950.00   CBJ Percentage: 90%
Grand Champion: Munchin Hogs @ the Hilton
Results In  Number of Teams: 46     High Score: 692.0000
10/12/12
to
10/13/12
Wahabi 2nd Annual BBQ Cookoff Jackson, MS
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Bill Lee Phone: 662-357-5467. bill.lee@rbend.com
KCBS Reps: LINDA GOULD, RON CATO
Prize Money: $5500.00   CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: TEE WAYNE'S SMOKED LIPS
Results In  Number of Teams: 18     High Score: 677.7142
10/12/12
to
10/13/12
Sam's Club National BBQ Tour National Championship Bentonville, AR
Contact: KCBS OFFICE Phone: 800-963-5227.
KCBS Reps: WAYNE LOHMAN, MARIA LOHMAN, WILLIAM GAGE, DEBRA GAGE
Prize Money: $150000.00   CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: Lucky's Q
Results In  Number of Teams: 50     High Score: 704.5716
10/12/12
to
10/13/12
Smoke on the Water at Lake Shawnee Topeka, KS
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Nicole Martinek, jennifer.smith@snco.us Phone: 785-291-2612. nicole.martinek@snco.us
KCBS Reps: LINDA POLSON, DENNIS POLSON
Prize Money: $3350.00   
Grand Champion: Four Men and A Pig
Results In  Number of Teams: 50     High Score: 686.2858
10/12/12
to
10/13/12
Santee Car Show & BBQ Festival Santee, CA
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Henry Silvestre Phone: 951-445-1903. hsilvestre@aol.com
KCBS Reps: KELLY MCINTOSH, KATHLEEN MCINTOSH
Prize Money: $8600.00   CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: Ridge Route Boys BBQ
Results In  Number of Teams: 24     High Score: 685.1426
10/12/12
to
10/13/12
Central Illinois Bragging Rights Arthur, IL
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: George Fritz Phone: 217-649-7703. bbq@arthuril.com
KCBS Reps: RON MILHOUS, DENA MILHOUS
Prize Money: $7000.00   CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: Gilly's BBQ
Results In  Number of Teams: 51     High Score: 689.1430
10/12/12
to
10/13/12
Grill'n & Chill'n on Main Waxhaw, NC
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Lisa Hoffman events@waxhaw.com
KCBS Reps: SYBIL WILLIAMS, MICKY WILLIAMS
Prize Money: $4500.00   CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: Hickory Prime
Results In  Number of Teams: 26     High Score: 670.8568
10/12/12
to
10/13/12
Chillin and Grillin Sand Springs, OK
Contact: Mary Eubanks Phone: 918-245-3221. Fax: 918-245-2530. mary@sandspringschamber.com
KCBS Reps: MERL WHITEBOOK, CAROL WHITEBOOK
Prize Money: $6050.00   CBJ Percentage: 98%
Grand Champion: Little Pig Town
Results In  Number of Teams: 29     High Score: 693.1430
10/12/12
to
10/13/12
Bliss, Brews & Ques Fort Bliss, TX
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Adeline Rogers Phone: 915-544-9000. adeline@ravemarketing.com
KCBS Reps: RALPH WILLIAMS, KAREN JANE WILLIAMS
Prize Money: $8400.00   CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: I.A.B. 30 BBQ
Results In  Number of Teams: 16     High Score: 672.0000
10/12/12
to
10/13/12
Big BBQ Bash- United Way of Robertson County Springfield, TN
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Michelle Powell Phone: 615-384-8160. michelle@unitedwayrobertson.org
KCBS Reps: LEE MCWRIGHT, BOBBIE MCWRIGHT
Prize Money: $6200.00   CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: Big B's BBQ
Results In  Number of Teams: 22     High Score: 687.9998
10/12/12
to
10/13/12
Swine and Dandy Charity Cookoff Duluth, GA
Contact: Lauren Patterson Phone: 770-814-4909. Fax: 770-814-2453. swineanddandycookoff@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: PHILLIP BRAZIER, KATHY BRAZIER
Prize Money: $9125.00   CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: Foggy Bottom BBQ
Results In  Number of Teams: 39     High Score: 678.2852
10/12/12
to
10/14/12
Big Butts BBQ Festival (Cancelled) Abbeville, SC
[CANCELLED]  
Contact: Annie Houston Phone: 864-366-9673. bigbuttsbbqfestival@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: DON HARWELL, DEBBY HARWELL
Prize Money: $7000.00   
Results not in.
10/12/12
to
10/13/12
2nd Annual High Point BBQ Battle Clarksburg, MD
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Scott Graham Phone: 240-876-1260. scott.graham@montgomerycountymd.gov
KCBS Reps: NANCY MULLER, DON MULLER
Prize Money: $2300.00   CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: 3 Eyz BBQ
Results In  Number of Teams: 19     High Score: 680.5716
10/13/12
to
10/13/12
Future Legends of BBQ (Competitor's Series) Tuxedo, NC
Contact: Paige Hafner Starr Teel Phone: 828-697-2000. director@hcylp.org
KCBS Reps: TANA SHUPE
CBJ Percentage: 50%
Grand Champion: Colham Ferry Q School
Results In  Number of Teams: 30     High Score: 345.1432
10/19/12
to
10/20/12
Florence Eureka Days-Kick in the Butt Florence, CO
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Cindy Cox Phone: 719-784-6895. cindycox@bresnan.net
KCBS Reps: MERL WHITEBOOK, CAROL WHITEBOOK
Prize Money: $4750.00   CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: Cooters Country Catering
Results In  Number of Teams: 34     High Score: 686.2854
10/19/12
to
10/20/12
Big Buffalo Crossing BBQ Cook-Off Munfordville, KY
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Coni Shepperd Phone: 270-524-4852. conimtourism@scrtc.com
KCBS Reps: LINDA POLAND, ERNEST POLAND
Prize Money: $11000.00   CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: Lang BBQ Smokers
Results In  Number of Teams: 37     High Score: 681.7142
10/19/12
to
10/20/12
Anchor City Cookoff Centralia, MO
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Ginny Zoellers Phone: 573-682-2272. ginny@midamerica.net
KCBS Reps: ROSEMARY MORROW, PHIL MORROW
Prize Money: $4000.00   CBJ Percentage: 82%
Grand Champion: BIG O'S BBQ
Results In  Number of Teams: 34     High Score: 687.9998
10/19/12
to
10/20/12
7th Annual Barn Burner Bar-B-Q Libertyville, IL
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Stephanie Norum Phone: 847-990-3714. snorum@lambsfarm.org
KCBS Reps: SUSAN RICHARDSON, DOC RICHARDSON
CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: cancersuckschicago,com
Results In  Number of Teams: 49     High Score: 673.1426
10/19/12
to
10/20/12
Balloons, Blues, Bikes & Barbecue Parsons, KS
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: David Winchell Phone: 620-421-2365. dwinchell@cableone.net
KCBS Reps: FRAN BOWEN, ALFRED T BOWEN
Prize Money: $6000.00   CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: The Smoking Hills
Results In  Number of Teams: 25     High Score: 689.7144
10/19/12
to
10/20/12
Ohio Smoked Meat & BB Festival Nelsonville, OH
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Kevin Dotson Phone: 740-753-4346. nelsonvilletourism@ymail.com
KCBS Reps: STEVE GRINSTEAD, SCOTT GRINSTEAD
Prize Money: $10000.00   CBJ Percentage: 94%
Grand Champion: Hoosier Favorite BBQ
Results In  Number of Teams: 36     High Score: 679.9998
10/19/12
to
10/20/12
Shenandoah Valley BBQ Fest Woodstock, VA
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Dawn Burch Phone: 540-459-3867. dburch@shencofair.com
KCBS Reps: KEN DAKAI, KATHIE DAKAI
Prize Money: $5350.00   CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: 4:20 Q
Results In  Number of Teams: 32     High Score: 667.4286
10/19/12
to
10/20/12
Cherokee Pignic (GBC Qualifier) Canton, GA
[CANCELLED]  
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Pam Carnes Phone: 770-345-0400. pam@cherokeechamber.com
KCBS Reps: SUSAN REID, DOUG REID, PHILLIP BRAZIER, KATHY BRAZIER
Prize Money: $12500.00   CBJ Percentage: 100%
Results not in.
10/19/12
to
10/20/12
Bikes, Balloons & BBQ Poteau, OK
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Clyde Phelps Phone: 479-586-0023. c.phelps100@yahoo.com
KCBS Reps: RALPH WILLIAMS, KAREN JANE WILLIAMS
CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: Hog Tide Bar-B-Que
Results In  Number of Teams: 18     High Score: 704.0002
10/19/12
to
10/21/12
Cowboy Up at the PRCA Rodeo & BBQ Lancaster, CA
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Becky McRoberts Phone: 661-948-6060 x154. becky@avfair.com
KCBS Reps: KELLY MCINTOSH, KATHLEEN MCINTOSH
Prize Money: $7200.00   CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: All Sauced Up
Results In  Number of Teams: 18     High Score: 683.4286
10/19/12
to
10/20/12
Autumn Blaze Smokeoff Garnett, KS
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Mike Norman Phone: 785-448-8899. mnhnorman@embarqmail.com
KCBS Reps: LINDA POLSON, DENNIS POLSON
Prize Money: $3800.00   CBJ Percentage: 90%
Grand Champion: Munchin Hogs @ The Hilton
Results In  Number of Teams: 28     High Score: 699.9996
10/19/12
to
10/20/12
Smoketoberfest BBQ Challenge (CANCELLED) Hagerstown, MD
[CANCELLED]  
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Eric Forrester Phone: 717-816-7252. info@smoketoberfestbbq.com
KCBS Reps: LESLIE LOVELY, DON LOVELY
Results not in.
10/20/12
to
10/21/12
12th Annual Bordertown Bash Fort Smith, AR
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Daniel Moore Phone: 479-650-9135. trolleytimebbq@gmail.com
Contact: Brandi Sinclair bsinclair@arvest.com
KCBS Reps: RALPH WILLIAMS, KAREN JANE WILLIAMS
Prize Money: $6980.00   CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: 4 Legs Up
Results In  Number of Teams: 27     High Score: 695.4282
10/20/12
to
10/21/12
Liberty Tree BBQ Festival Dalton, GA
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Kasey Carpenter Phone: 706-218-8065. kcarpenter@oakwoodcafe.net
KCBS Reps: RICHARD C PRESTON, MARK HAGGITT
Prize Money: $10000.00   CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: Que'n Stew'n & Brew'n
Results In  Number of Teams: 25     High Score: 688.5712
10/26/12
to
10/27/12
Holy Smoke BBQ Festival (CANCELLED) Easton, MD
[CANCELLED]  
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Lisa Hayes Phone: 410-819-0392. holysmokebbq1@atlanticbb.net
KCBS Reps: JONATHAN B WILLIAMS, JOHN G BUSCH
CBJ Percentage: 96%
Results not in.
10/26/12
to
10/27/12
Hillbilly Hog BBQ Throwdown (GBC Qualifier) White County, GA
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Heather Sinyard Phone: 706-809-0139. hja33@windstream.net
KCBS Reps: SUSAN REID, DOUG REID
Prize Money: $8500.00   CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: Que'n Stew'n & Brew'n
Results In  Number of Teams: 34     High Score: 680.5712
10/26/12
to
10/27/12
Smokin' the Fort BBQ Fort Gibson, OK
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Gary Perkins Phone: 918-478-4780. Fax: 918-478-4786. fortgibson@sbcglobal.net
KCBS Reps: RALPH WILLIAMS, KAREN JANE WILLIAMS
Prize Money: $5000.00   CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: 4 Legs Up BBQ
Results In  Number of Teams: 30     High Score: 704.0004
10/26/12
to
10/27/12
Bates County BBQ State Championship Butler, MO
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Chad Anderson Phone: 660-424-4429. sheriff@batescountysheriff.com
KCBS Reps: LARRY HADLEY, KIM COLLIER, MIKE BUDAI
Prize Money: $4720.00   CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: KC Can Crew
Results In  Number of Teams: 46     High Score: 682.8572
10/26/12
to
10/27/12
Jack Daniel's World Championship Invitational Barbecue Lynchburg, TN
Contact: Debbie Christian Phone: 931-759-6332. Fax: 931-759-6311. debbie_christian@b-f.com
KCBS Reps: CAROLYN WELLS, LORI LOPP, DAVID LOPP
Grand Champion: Pig Skin BBQ
Results In  Number of Teams: 87     High Score: 708.5714
10/27/12
to
10/27/12
Hogs N Hayrides West City, IL
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Chuck Cockrum Phone: 618-927-6157. westcitymayor@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: VICKI PEYTON, DALE NEWSTROM
Prize Money: $3500.00   
Grand Champion: 4 Smokin' Butts
Results In  Number of Teams: 21     High Score: 688.0000
10/27/12
to
10/27/12
Santa Anita Win, Place, & BBQ Showdown (Judges Roster Full) Arcadia, CA
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Ben Lobenstein Phone: 415-683-0784. ben@fireitupevents.com
KCBS Reps: KELLY MCINTOSH, LARRY HADLEY
Prize Money: $10000.00   CBJ Percentage: 100%
Grand Champion: Simply Marvelous BBQ
Results In  Number of Teams: 30     High Score: 690.2862