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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.

09/08/2018
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09/09/2018
Added: Aug 16, 2017
Smoke on the Quiet Waters Devon, United Kingdom
Contact: John Gower, Phone: +44(0)7918163449, admin@quietwatersfarm.co.uk
KCBS Reps: HARRY HAVINGA, LINDA HAVINGA
Results Not In.
04/27/2018
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04/29/2018
Added: Aug 14, 2017
KCBS Greek Fire Festival 2018 Reichshof, Germany
Contact: Markus Bondort, Phone: +49 1737150876, Kcbs@greekfire.de
Contact: Oliver Louse, Phone: +49 1788488888, Kcbs@greekfire.de
KCBS Reps: HARRY HAVINGA, LINDA HAVINGA
Results Not In.
04/21/2018
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04/22/2018
Added: Aug 1, 2017
Bardo-Q BBQ Competition Bardonecchia, Italy
Contact: Vittorio Montabone, Phone: +393930822290, vitto@prolocobardonecchia.it
KCBS Reps: LUCA FAMIGLI, HAYMO GUTWENIGER
Results Not In.
07/21/2018
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07/22/2018
Added: Aug 1, 2017
3rd Black Forest Smoke & Wine Festival Bad Bellingen, Germany
Contact: Michael Koepf, michael@dragon-bbq.de
Contact: Stefanie Woerdehoff, Stefanie@dragon-bbq.de
KCBS Reps: MARIANNE VAN GALEN, MAYCO VAN GALEN
Results Not In.
03/23/2018
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03/25/2018
Added: Jul 26, 2017
The War of Barbeque Noventa di Piave, Italy
Contact: Massimo Zaramella, Phone: 3900936880, psychogriller@libero.it
KCBS Reps: LUCA FAMIGLI, HAYMO GUTWENIGER
Results Not In.
04/14/2018
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04/15/2018
Added: Jul 11, 2017
Wild King BBQ Competition Tirol, Austria
Contact: Franz Groessing, Phone: +43 664 204 4595, f.groessing@a1.net
Contact: Marco Zischg, Phone: +43 699 17243690, zischg@gmx.at
KCBS Reps: LUCA FAMIGLI, HAYMO GUTWENIGER
Results Not In.
01/13/2018
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01/14/2018
Added: Jun 28, 2017
W.E.S.T. Winter extreme South Tyrol BBQ Contest Rein in Taufers, BZ Italy
Contact: Myrko Leitner Michele Capano, Phone: +34 869 13837, info@mig.bz
Contact: Haymo Gutweniger, Phone: +34 869 13837, info@mig.bz
KCBS Reps: LUCA FAMIGLI, HARRY HAVINGA, LINDA HAVINGA
Results Not In.