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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

Recently Added Events

These events were added to the schedule within the last 60 days.

06/15/2018
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06/16/2018
Added: Feb 2, 2018
*Wolf BBQ FEst Richmond 2018 Richmond, Quebec, Canada
Contact: Isabelle Lodge, Phone: 819-839-1189, isabelle@evenementslodge.com
KCBS Reps: DON MULLER, NANCY MULLER
Results Not In.
06/01/2018
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06/02/2018
Added: Feb 1, 2018
*Quebec City International BBQ & Music Festival Quebec City, Canada
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Guillaume Coutur, Phone: 581-998-3821, gc@dxa.ca
KCBS Reps: DON MULLER, NANCY MULLER
Results Not In.
06/22/2018
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06/23/2018
Added: Jan 30, 2018
*Ayr Charity BBQ Ayr Ontario, Canada
Contact: Cinday Davis, Phone: 519-722-8914, cindyL950@hotmail.com
Contact: Melissa Dietrich, Phone: 519-497-6841, chrismiss@rogers.com
KCBS Reps: DON MULLER, NANCY MULLER
Results Not In.
06/23/2018
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06/24/2018
Added: Jan 30, 2018
KCBS International BBQ Contest Vuur en Vlees Deurne, Netherlands
Contact: Wendy Van Den Eynden, Phone: 7171653350370, vuurenvlees@baroef.nl
KCBS Reps: MARIANNE VAN GALEN, Mayco van Galen
Results Not In.
07/21/2018
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07/22/2018
Added: Jan 30, 2018
Barn Burner BBQ Chilliwack, British Columbia , Br Canada
Contact: Angie Quaale, Phone: 6047280560, angie@wellseasoned.ca
KCBS Reps: KATHLEEN MCINTOSH, KELLY MCINTOSH
Results Not In.
10/20/2018
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10/21/2018
Added: Jan 25, 2018
SMOKE IN SCHLIEREN Goldschlagiplatz, Switzerland
Contact: Okker Cuiper, Phone: +41628910855, okker.cuiper@comanagement.ch
KCBS Reps: HARRY HAVINGA, LINDA HAVINGA
Results Not In.
08/18/2018
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08/19/2018
Added: Jan 22, 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   
Results Not In.
05/12/2018
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05/13/2018
Added: Jan 19, 2018
Smokin Q at Lynwood Ranch Aldersyde, Canada
Contact: Bernie Kenny, Phone: 403-708-1900, Smokinbox@shaw.on
Contact: Ken and Brenda Black, Phone: 403-771-2288, blblack@telus.net
KCBS Reps: MERRIALYCE ALVAREZ, STEVE ALVAREZ
Results Not In.
08/18/2018
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08/19/2018
Added: Jan 16, 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
Results Not In.