FACT: There's been an 18% increase in contest participation by members in the past year    
FACT: 64% of KCBS members own three or more grills/smokers    
FACT: 70% of our members grill-out/cook BBQ more than 25 times per year    
FACT: 56% of Americans report having a smartphone, 77% of KCBS members do    
FACT: 70% of KCBS members use Facebook    
FACT: 55% of members choose charcoal when cooking for leisure    
FACT: 23% of KCBS members work in the food service industry as a restauranteur or caterer    
FACT: Learning from friends, family and at competitions is the best way to improve cooking skills    
Joining KCBS has its privileges!
  • The official KCBS monthly newsletter, "The Bullsheet"
  • Access KCBS Preferred Rates at Choice Hotels
  • 15% off your total order from Papa Tony's seasonings and ribs.
  • One-day shopping pass at any Restaurant Depot location when you present your KCBS membership card.
  • 20% off your total order from Sadler's Smokehouse online store.
  • $0.50 off TABASCO Chipotle or any pepper sauce flavor!
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2013 Smithfield® Rib Super Series Schedule

Name Date Location
Best of the Basin Barbecue Championship 03/22/2013 - 03/23/2013 Midland, TX
Pork In the Park 04/19/2013 - 04/20/2013 Salisbury, MD
BBQ Capital Cook Off 04/26/2013 - 04/27/2013 Lexington, NC
Chesapeake Jubilee BBQ Cook-Off 05/17/2013 - 05/18/2013 Chesapeake, VA
Blue Ridge BBQ & Music Festival 06/14/2013 - 06/15/2013 Tryon, NC
Great Southern Tailgate Cook-Off 08/23/2013 - 08/24/2013 Amelia Island, FL
Pigs & Peaches BBQ Festival 08/23/2013 - 08/24/2013 Kennesaw, GA
City of Bedford Blues & BBQ Festival 08/31/2013 - 09/01/2013 Bedford, TX
Atlanta Bar-B-Que Festival 09/13/2013 - 09/14/2013 Atlanta, GA
10th Ever ShedHed Blues Festival 10/26/2013 Ocean Springs, MS
Hog Happnin' 11/01/2013 - 11/02/2013 Shelby, NC
The National BBQ Cup 11/15/2013 - 11/16/2013 Cumming, GA
Plant City Pig Jam 11/22/2013 - 11/23/2013 Plant City, FL

Locations subject to change

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