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"
  • Save $5 when you buy 3 bags of Adirondack Grilling Pellets
  • Access KCBS Preferred Rates at Choice Hotels
  • 10% off all Creekstone Farms® products
  • 10% off any ICEHOLE Cooler or the option to customize your ICEHOLE Cooler with your team or KCBS logo for $50.00.
  • 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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KCBS Partner Programs

Cowboy Charcoal

Cowboy Charcoal Fire & Ice Women's Championship BBQ Series

Cowboy Charcoal is kicking off the second annual Cowboy Charcoal Fire & Ice Women's Championship BBQ Series. This is a series exclusively for KCBS women's teams to vie for $25,000 in diamond prizes, cash and qualification to compete at the World Food Championships! All KCBS Team of the Year sanctioned events from Jan 1, 2017, through the weekend of the 2017 American Royal in Kansas City, will be point qualifiers for the Fire & Ice competition.

Click here to learn more and register.



YETI announced a new program for the 2017 season called YETI 110 Series. As KCBS teams compete for Team of the Year points, the top 110 best barbecue teams in the 2017 standings will receive state-of-the-art YETI gear. The top 10 teams will receive a YETI Tundra®110 cooler, while the remaining 100 teams will receive a YETI Rambler™ 64 oz. Bottle, YETI Rambler™ 36 oz. Bottle, and YETI Rambler™ 10 oz. Lowball.

Check out the latest YETI products at www.yeti.com.

Famous Dave's

Famous Dave's

We are excited to announce an award-winning partnership between KCBS and Famous Dave's! You can now enjoy great barbeque and receive smokin' perks at Famous Dave's just for being a KCBS Member! Simply show your KCBS Member Card when you dine-in at select Famous Dave's locations and get a FAMOUS offer! Check out the link below for a list of participating stores. See store for details.


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