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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

November 2017

11/03/2017
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11/04/2017
*Indio California State BBQ Championship & Festival( JUDGES FULL) Indio, CA
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Robert Stouffer, Phone: 951-961-8870, cabbqrobert@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: MERRIALYCE ALVAREZ, STEVE ALVAREZ
Prize Money: $10,300   
Grand Champion: BIG POPPA SMOKERS
Results In    Number of Teams: 35    High Score: 698.2516
11/03/2017
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11/04/2017
*Dickson County Smoke Fest(Cancelled) Dickson, TN
[CANCELLED]  
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Rhonda Adams, Phone: 615-446-2349, rhonda@dicksoncountychamber.com
KCBS Reps: KATHY BRAZIER, PHILLIP BRAZIER
Results Not In.
11/08/2017
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11/14/2017
World Barbecue Championship Orange Beach, AL
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Alison Wheatly, Phone: 931-528-8852, Alison@mmacreative.com
Contact: Debby Gage, wfcjudges@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: WILLIAM GAGE, MIKE LAKE, WAYNE LOHMAN
Grand Champion: GETTIN' BASTED
Results In    Number of Teams: 93    High Score: 699.4516
11/10/2017
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11/11/2017
Smoke on the Harbor BBQ throwdown(PALMETTO BBQ SERIES) Mt. Pleasant, SC
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Amy Smith, Phone: 843-284-7022, asmith@charlestonharborresort.com
KCBS Reps: DEBBY HARWELL, DON HARWELL
Prize Money: $9,100   
Grand Champion: FIRE AND SMOKE SHAK
Results In    Number of Teams: 25    High Score: 690.8116
11/10/2017
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11/11/2017
*Bar-B-Cure (CANCELLED) Knoxville, TN
[CANCELLED]  
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Nacey Barger, Phone: 865-223-2758, nancy@huntervalleyfarmtn.com
KCBS Reps: JUDY THOMPSON, MICHAEL THOMPSON
Results Not In.
11/10/2017
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11/11/2017
Brew B Q Nashville, TN
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Philip Steen, brewbq@playrecsports.com
KCBS Reps: KATHY BRAZIER, PHILLIP BRAZIER
Prize Money: $5,000   
Grand Champion: HOT COLE'S BBQ
Results In    Number of Teams: 26    High Score: 713.7144
11/10/2017
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11/11/2017
Polar Pig BBQ Cook-Off (JUDGES FULL) Concord, NC
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Glenn Jones, Phone: 704-436-2024, polarpigbbq@gmail.com
Contact: Mark Rowell,
KCBS Reps: DOUG REID, ALAN ROTHROCK
Prize Money: $7,500   
Grand Champion: REDNECK SCIENTIFIC
Results In    Number of Teams: 47    High Score: 703.9428
11/11/2017
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11/11/2017
*Sticky Jar Open Sauce Contest by Original Juan Specialty Foods Kansas City, MO
Contact: Kim Collier, Phone: 816-765-5891, Kcollier@kcbs.us
KCBS Reps: MARK COLLIER, CAROLYN WELLS
Results In   
11/17/2017
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11/18/2017
Suncoast Credit Union Plant City Pig Jam Plant City, FL
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Sophia Hyde, Phone: 813-754-3707, sophia@plantcity.org
KCBS Reps: MIKE GARRETSON, CLIFTON WELCH, CAROLYN WELLS
Prize Money: $12,500   
Results Not In.
11/17/2017
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11/18/2017
Mission-Q (BACKYARD ONLY) Tuscumbia, AL
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Wesley Burden, Phone: 256-762-3592, Wburden@appliedchemical.com
KCBS Reps: CAROL BIGLER, RANDY G BIGLER
Prize Money: $2,500   
Results Not In.
11/17/2017
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11/18/2017
Que'n In Cumming (DAY 1) Cumming, GA
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Randall Bowman, Phone: 770-886-6290, bbqcup@hotmail.com
KCBS Reps: KATHY BRAZIER, PHILLIP BRAZIER, JULIE COOK, RUSTY COOK, DOUG REID
Prize Money: $10,050   
Results Not In.
11/17/2017
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11/18/2017
Que'n In Cumming (DAY 1) Duel Cumming, GA
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Randall Bowman, Phone: 770-886-6290, bbqcup@hotmail.com
KCBS Reps: KATHY BRAZIER, PHILLIP BRAZIER, JULIE COOK, RUSTY COOK, DOUG REID
Prize Money: $10,050   
Results Not In.
11/18/2017
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11/19/2017
Que'n In Cumming (DAY 2) Cumming, GA
STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Randall Bowman, Phone: 770-886-6290, bbqcup@hotmail.com
KCBS Reps: KATHY BRAZIER, PHILLIP BRAZIER, JULIE COOK, RUSTY COOK, DOUG REID
Prize Money: $10,050   
Results Not In.
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