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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.

08/17/2019
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08/18/2019
Added: Oct 18, 2018
Smoke and Fire Festival Maldon, Essex, United Kingdom
Contact: Ashley Bird, Phone: +44(0)7843217194, info@smokeandfirefestival.com
KCBS Reps: HARRY HAVINGA, LINDA HAVINGA
Results Not In.
08/31/2019
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09/01/2019
Added: Oct 18, 2018
BBQ on the Bow Calgary, Canada
Contact: TEAMS CONTACT: Bernie Kenny, Phone: 403-708-1900, smokinboxbbq@gmail.com
Contact: JUDGES CONTACT: Brenda Black, Phone: 403-771-2288, blblack@telus.net
KCBS Reps: KATHLEEN MCINTOSH, KELLY MCINTOSH
Results Not In.
07/06/2019
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07/07/2019
Added: Oct 9, 2018
BBQ an der Burg 2019 Geestland, Germany
Contact: Thomas Karstaedt, Phone: +491777517222, info@bbq-an-der-burg.de
KCBS Reps: HARRY HAVINGA, LINDA HAVINGA
Results Not In.
05/24/2019
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05/25/2019
Added: Oct 4, 2018
Brew N Q Invitational Leicestershire, United Kingdom
Contact: Scott Lane, Phone: 00447759678774, scott@brewnq.co.uk
KCBS Reps: HARRY HAVINGA, LINDA HAVINGA
Results Not In.
05/25/2019
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05/26/2019
Added: Oct 4, 2018
Brew N Q Open Leicestershire, United Kingdom
Contact: Scott Lane, Phone: 7759678774, scott@brewnq.co.uk
KCBS Reps: HARRY HAVINGA, LINDA HAVINGA
Results Not In.
06/08/2019
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06/09/2019
Added: Oct 3, 2018
Quebec City International BBQ & Music Fest Quebec, Canada
Contact: Guillaume Couture, Phone: 1-581-998-3821, gc@dxa.ca
KCBS Reps: ANITA MOORE, ANTHONY MOORE
Results Not In.
11/05/2018
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11/06/2018
Added: Sep 20, 2018
Heat Beads BBQ Turf Wars Cranbourne Victoria, Australia
Contact: Luke Nagel, Phone: 599620888, tooradinbbqfestival@hotmail.com
Results Not In.
03/22/2019
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03/23/2019
Added: Sep 20, 2018
Country Road & BBQ Contest -Day1 Torreglia, Padova, Italy
Contact: Massimo Zaramella, Phone: 3400936880, countryroadbbq@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: LUCA FAMIGLI, HAYMO GUTWENIGER
Results Not In.
03/23/2019
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03/24/2019
Added: Sep 20, 2018
Country Road & BBQ Contest -Day2 Torreglia, Padova, Italy
Contact: Massimo Zarmella, Phone: 3400936880, countryroadbbq@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: LUCA FAMIGLI, HAYMO GUTWENIGER
Results Not In.
04/19/2019
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04/20/2019
Added: Sep 20, 2018
Eastern BBQ Contest Day 1 Ninove, Belgium
Contact: Bart Beeckmans, Phone: 00032477641169, info@wettelsonfire.be
KCBS Reps: MARIANNE VAN GALEN, MAYCO VAN GALEN
Results Not In.
05/11/2019
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05/12/2019
Added: Sep 20, 2018
Beer,Fries & BBQ VI Kapermolenpark,Hasselt, Belgium
Contact: Wim Bloemen, Phone: 31 11 68 92 77, wim@defilous.be
KCBS Reps: MARIANNE VAN GALEN, MAYCO VAN GALEN
Results Not In.
09/07/2019
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09/08/2019
Added: Sep 20, 2018
Farm Meat De Vaartse Hoeve BBQ Contest Dongen, Netherlands
Contact: Astrid Lodewijks, Phone: +31162312082, c.lodewijks@kpnmail.nl
KCBS Reps: MARIANNE VAN GALEN, MAYCO VAN GALEN
Results Not In.
04/27/2019
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04/28/2019
Added: Sep 7, 2018
5th Barbecue Bulls Championship Salzburg 2019 Salzburg, Austria
Contact: Helmut Karl, Phone: 662461462, info@helmukarl.at
KCBS Reps: ANDREAS SCHNOELL, EVA SCHNOELL
Results Not In.
05/11/2019
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05/12/2019
Added: Sep 7, 2018
BBQ Friuli Venezia Giulia Lignano Sabbiadoro, Udine, Italy
Contact: Serena Simonetti, Phone: +393347330553, friuliviolentgrillers@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: LUCA FAMIGLI, HAYMO GUTWENIGER
Results Not In.
06/22/2019
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06/23/2019
Added: Sep 7, 2018
The War of Barbeque Jesolo, Venezia, Italy
Contact: Massimo Zaramella, Phone: 3400936880, psychodogbbq@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: LUCA FAMIGLI, HAYMO GUTWENIGER
Results Not In.
04/13/2019
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04/14/2019
Added: Aug 30, 2018
Meat the East Hengelo, Netherlands
Contact: Huddie Lee Stokes, Phone: +31 643825677, info@stokesbbq.NL
Contact: Marco Wulff, Phone: +31 648163194, info@meattheeast.NL
KCBS Reps: HARRY HAVINGA, LINDA HAVINGA
Results Not In.