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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.

07/13/2018
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07/15/2018
Added: Oct 25, 2017
*Niagara Summer Daze BBQ Classic Niagara Falls, Ontario , Canada
Contact: Chad James, Phone: 289-690-0453, niagarasdteam@outlook.com
Contact: Chris Ratelle, Phone: 289-214-7253, niagarasdjudges@outlook.com
KCBS Reps: MARIA LOHMAN, WAYNE LOHMAN
Results Not In.
09/01/2018
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09/02/2018
Added: Oct 25, 2017
BBQ on the Bow Calgary, Canada
Contact: Bernie Kenny, Phone: 403-708-1900, smokinbox@gmail.com
Contact: Ken & Brenda Black, Phone: 403-771-2288, blblack@telus.net
KCBS Reps: KATHLEEN MCINTOSH, KELLY MCINTOSH
Results Not In.
10/13/2018
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10/14/2018
Added: Oct 23, 2017
*Tallya BBQ Fesztival Tallya, Hungary
Contact: Levente Nemeth, Phone: +36 30 3397789, info.bbqnetwork@gmail.com
Contact: Mariusz Adorjanyi, Phone: +36 70 405 1918, info.bbqnetwork@gmail.com
KCBS Reps: LUCA FAMIGLI, HAYMO GUTWENIGER
Results Not In.
02/17/2018
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02/18/2018
Added: Oct 20, 2017
Meat, Smoke & Beer Festival- BBQ on Ice Weissensee, Austria
Contact: Armin Oberndurfer, Phone: +43 664 882 33 000, armin@barbecue-point.at
KCBS Reps: LUCA FAMIGLI, HAYMO GUTWENIGER
Results Not In.
05/11/2018
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05/12/2018
Added: Oct 20, 2017
Beer Fries & BBQ V (Day1) Hasselt, Belgium
Contact: Wim Bloemen, Phone: +32 11689277, bbq@defilous.be
KCBS Reps: MARIANNE VAN GALEN, Mayco van Galen
Results Not In.
05/12/2018
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05/13/2018
Added: Oct 20, 2017
Beer,Fries & BBQ V (Day 2) Hasselt, Belgium
Contact: Wim Bloemen, Phone: + 32 11689277, bbq@defilous.be
KCBS Reps: MARIANNE VAN GALEN, Mayco van Galen
Results Not In.
09/29/2018
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09/30/2018
Added: Oct 20, 2017
Meat, Smoke & Beer Festival & KCBS BBQ Competition 2018 Graze, Austria
Contact: Armin Oberndorfer , Phone: +43 664 882 33 000, armin@barbecue-point.at
KCBS Reps: LUCA FAMIGLI, HAYMO GUTWENIGER
Results Not In.
02/03/2018
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02/04/2018
Added: Oct 5, 2017
Melbourne Barbecue Festival Melbourn, Australia
Contact: Margaret Vitale, Phone: 0418 364 594 , margaret@bbqfest.com.au
KCBS Reps: IO TEAM
Results Not In.
02/10/2018
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02/11/2018
Added: Oct 5, 2017
Sydney Barbeque Festival Sydney, Australia
Contact: Margaret Vitale, Phone: 0418 364 594 , margaret@bbqfest.com.au
KCBS Reps: IO TEAM
Results Not In.
04/14/2018
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04/15/2018
Added: Oct 5, 2017
Perth Barbecue Festival Perth, Australia
Contact: Margaret Vitale, Phone: 0418 364 594 , margaret@bbqfest.com.au
KCBS Reps: IO TEAM
Results Not In.
06/30/2018
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07/01/2018
Added: Oct 4, 2017
PRIME UVE INVITATIONAL BARBECUE CHAMPIONSHIP Gaiarine, Italy
Contact: Anna Maschio, Phone: +39-348-6511844, anna@primeuve.com
KCBS Reps: LUCA FAMIGLI, HAYMO GUTWENIGER
Results Not In.
04/07/2018
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04/08/2018
Added: Sep 19, 2017
2nd Meat Smoke and Beer BBQ Competition Wels 2018 Wels, Austria
Contact: Armin Oberndorfer , Phone: +43 676 3030253, Organisation@meat-smoke-and-beer.com
KCBS Reps: LUCA FAMIGLI, HAYMO GUTWENIGER
Results Not In.
05/05/2018
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05/06/2018
Added: Sep 19, 2017
The Brave Fires of Scotland Aberlour Scotland, United Kingdom
Contact: Harry Havinga, Phone: +31610568568, info@bbqguru.nl
KCBS Reps: STEVE BEDWELL, LINDA HAVINGA
Results Not In.
05/25/2018
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05/26/2018
Added: Sep 19, 2017
Brew N Q (INVITATIONAL) Burton Upon Trent, United Kingdom
Contact: Scott Lane, Phone: 00447759678774, scott@misspiggysbbq.co.uk
KCBS Reps: STEVE BEDWELL, LINDA HAVINGA
Results Not In.
05/26/2018
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05/27/2018
Added: Sep 19, 2017
Brew N Q Burton Upon Trent, United Kingdom
Contact: Scott Lane, Phone: 7759678774, scott@misspiggysbbq.co.uk
KCBS Reps: STEVE BEDWELL, LINDA HAVINGA
Results Not In.
07/14/2018
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07/15/2018
Added: Sep 19, 2017
Vienna BBQ Days Vienna , Austria
Contact: Alexander Dobernig, Phone: +43 1 2310602, office@exotica.at
KCBS Reps: LUCA FAMIGLI, HAYMO GUTWENIGER
Results Not In.
09/08/2018
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09/09/2018
Added: Sep 19, 2017
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.