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Click on the name of the BBQ Association or Sanctioning Body and be directed to their event listings. You can also use the search bar at the top of the page to search any event by name, town or by state. Also know where you see RED there will be a link to either email or direct you to a website where more information can be found. 

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June 3-4, 2022:  Sizzle in the Park, Glencoe, AL.  Contact:  Shanon Graham, Phone:  256-312-2091, Email:  [email protected].

June 10-11, 2022:  Grilling on Main, Minden, LA.  Contact:  Mahala Hutto, Phone:  318-377-2144.

June 24-25, 2022:  5th Annual Cooking on the Creek BBQ Battle, Biloxi, MS.  Contact:  Brandon Houston, Phone:  228-392-7717.

July 09, 2022: Heart & Hardware BBQ Cookoff Contest (Non-traditional 2-meat 1 day contest), Haughton, LA. Contact: Josh Ivey, Phone: 318-871-8072, Email: [email protected].

July 15-16, 2022:  11th Annual BBQ Bash, Morgan City, LA.  Contact:  Bill Goessl, Saint Mary Detachment Marine Corps Lge, Phone:  985-372-8880.

August 12-13, 2022: Grillin’ & Chillin’ (Intended Jack/ Royal qualifier), Bunkie, LA. Contact: Caroline Gromko, Phone: 318-295-4030, Email: [email protected]

Sept. 9-10, 2022:  16th Annual Smokin’ Oldies BBQ Cookoff, Port Allen, LA.  Contact:  Kathy Gautreau or Lois Webre, Phone:  225-939-6711.

Sept. 23-24, 2022:  Smokin’ on the Tracks, Independence, LA.  Contact:  Chris McKinney, Phone:  985-687-1336.

Oct. 28-29, 2022:  Toula ‘Que & Fall Fest, Ponchatoula, LA.  Contact:  Donald Lanier, Phone:  985-634-0731.

Dec. 9-10, 2022:  Christmas on the Coast, Biloxi, MS. Contact:  Brandon Houston, Phone:  228-392-7717.

Jan. 13-14, 2023:  11th Annual Taste of Blanchard, Blanchard, LA. Contact:  Shannon Wall, Phone:  318-464-3359.

Feb. 3-4, 2023:  Tee Wayne Abshire BCA Championship, Marksville, LA.  Contact:  Andy Hollerman, Phone:  337-278-4632.

Mar. 17-18, 2023:  Operation Smoke Sheaux, Breaux Bridge, LA.  Contact:  John O’Reilly, Phone:  337-315-6066 or Blake Adams, Phone:  337-298-7459.

Apr. 21-22, 2023:  16th Bi-Annual Spring BBQ Throwdown, Marksville, LA.  Contact:  Specner Galland, Phone:  318-500-0002.

 

For more information, visit the California BBQ Association website at cbbqa.com.

May 27, 2022:  Best Dam Steak Cookoff, (SCA), Boulder City, NV. Website:  steakcookoffs.com.

May 27-28, 2022:  Best Dam BBQ, (KCBS & ToY), Boulder City, NV.  Contact: George Rosenbaum, Phone:  702-371-6824, Email:  [email protected].

May 27-29, 2022:  Big Bear Grill & Chill BBQ Championship Day 1 & 2, (KCBS & ToY), Big Bear Lake, CA.  Contact:  Robert Stouffer, Phone:  951-961-8870.

May 28-29, 2022:  BBQ, Blues & Brews on the Bay, (KCBS), North Bend, OR.  Contact: John Hunt, Phone: 541-999-5199, Email: [email protected].

June 3-4, 2022:  3rd Annual Ironstone Throwdown in the Vineyards, (KCBS & ToY Pending), Murphys, CA.  Contact:  Ben Lobenstein, Phone:  415-683-0784, Email:  [email protected]. CANCELED

June 3-4, 2022:  Horse Town Brew N Que Festival, (KCBS & ToY), Norco, CA.  Contact: Debbie Yopp, Phone: 951-444-1280, Email: [email protected].

June 3-4, 2022:  Warrior Rizen Ranch BBQ Pit Stop Steak Championship Double (SCA, ToY Pending), Morgan, UT.  Contact:  Steve Johnson, Phone:  801-376-0850, Email:  [email protected]. Website:  steakcookoffs.com

June 11, 2022:  The BBQHQ Summer Classic Double, (SCA & ToY Pending), Simi Valley, CA.  Contact: Kim Morrissey, Phone: 805-285-2618, Email:  [email protected]. Website:  steakcookoffs.com.

June 18, 2022:  Skykomish Tunnel Days, (SCA & ToY Pending), Skykomish, WA. Website:  steakcookoffs.com.

July 1, 2022:  Best Damn Steak at the Sweet Home Icebox Cookoff 2022, (SCA), Sweet Home, OR. Contact: Mike White, Email:  [email protected] or Steak Cookoff Association, Website:  steakcookoffs.com.

July 1-2, 2022:  VFW Armed Forces BBQ Challenge II, (KCBS Master Series & Backyard), Sparks, NV.  Contact: Kevin Mcfarland, VFW Silver State Post 3396, Email:  [email protected].

July 2-3, 2022:  Sweet Home Icebox Cookoff 2022, (KCBS & ToY), Sweet Home, OR.  Contact: Mike White, Email:  [email protected].

July 8, 2022:  The Cache Smokeout At The American West Heritage Center, (KCBS), Logan, UT.  Contact: Matthew Whitaker, Phone: 435-881-0292, Email: [email protected]. CANCELED

July 8-9, 2022:  Clayton BBQ Cook-Off, (KCBS & ToY), Clayton, CA.  Contact: Steve Biggs, Phone: 925-202-9133, Email: [email protected]

July 9, 2022:  Steel Day BBQ Pit Stop Steak Championship Series – Double, American Fork, UT. Contact:  Steak Cookoff Association, Website:  steakcookoffs.com.

July 10, 2022:  CBCA Clayton BBQ Cookoff, (KCBS Backyard), Clayton, CA.  Contact: Steve Biggs, Phone:  (925) 202-9133.

July 30, 2022:  Siskiyou Beef Country Cook-Off, (KCBS & ToY), American Fork, UT.  Contact: John Hammond, Phone:  530-355-8252, Email:  [email protected]

Aug. 6, 2022:  T-E Ranch Steak Cookoff – Double, (SCA & ToY Pending), Philomath, OR. Website:  steakcookoffs.com.

Aug. 19-20, 2022:  Sevier Sear Steak Cookoff (2 Doubles), (SCA), Richfield, UT.  Contact: Steak Cookoff Association, Website: steakcookoffs.com.

Aug. 20-21, 2022:  5th Annual Hudson’s Bay Heritage Days BBQ Cookoff, (KCBS), DuPont, WA.  Contact: Tom Riggs, Email:  t[email protected].

Aug. 27, 2022:  San Diego Steak Cookoff & Beer Festival, (SCA), San Diego, CA.  Contact:  Steak Cookoff Association, Website: steakcookoffs.com.

Aug. 27, 2022:  Holy Smokes, (KCBS Competitor Series & ToY Pending), Walnut Creek, CA.  Contact: Steve Biggs, Phone:  (925) 202-9133.

Sept. 2-4, 2022:  Fire It Up Events BBQ & Chili Competition Day 1 & 2, (KCBS & ToY pending), Bishop, CA. Contact: Ben Lobenstein, Phone:  415-683-0784, Email:  [email protected].

Sept. 2-4, 2022:  Snake River Farms BBQ Battle (Double), (KCBS), Boise, ID.  Contact: Annella Kelso, Phone: 208-338-2642, Email: [email protected].  CANCELED

Sept. 9-10, 2022:  Western Legends BBQ Contest, (KCBS), Kanab, UT.  Contact: Marybeth Kuntz, Phone: 314-750-3253, Email: [email protected].

Sept 10, 2022:  The BBQHQ Fall Classic Double, (SCA & ToY), Simi Valley, CA.   Contact: Kim Morrissey, Phone:  805-285-2618, Email:  [email protected].

Sept. 16-18, 2022:  America’s Finest BBQ State Championship Day 1 & 2, (KCBS & ToY), San Diego, CA.  Contact: Robert Stouffer, Phone:  951-961-8870, Email: [email protected].

Sept. 17-18, 2022:  Rogue Caveman Barbecue, (KCBS & ToY), Grants Pass, OR.  Contact: Gale Shoemaker, Email: [email protected].

Sept. 23-24, 2022:  The Great Kearney BBQ Smoke-Out, (KCBS & ToY), Fresno, CA.  Contact:  Judy Zulfiqar, Email:  [email protected].

Sept. 24, 2022:  BBQ Pit Stop Steak Championship Finale, (SCA), American Fort, UT. Contact:  Steak Cookoff Association, Website: steakcookoffs.com.

Sept. 24, 2022:  Pacific Flyaways Steak CookOff Double, (SCA), Dixon, CA.  Contact:  Tim Anderson, Phone:  707-474-8448 or Steak Cookoff Association, Website: steakcookoffs.com.

Sept. 30 – Oct. 1, 2022:  Mazatzal Grill Masters BBQ Competition (KCBS & ToY Pending), Payson, AZ.  Contact: Arlie Bragg, Phone: 615-477-7447, Email:  [email protected].

Oct. 14-15, 2022:  Ironstone Beerfest, (KCBS & ToY pending), Murphys, CA. Contact: Ben Lobenstein, Phone:  415-683-0784, Email:  [email protected].

Oct. 28-29, 2022 (Tentative):  Lodi Beerfest, (KCBS & ToY), Lodi, CA. Contact: Ben Lobenstein, Phone:  415-683-0784, Email:  [email protected].

Nov. 5, 2022:  4th Annual California Steak Championship (Double), (SCA), Simi Valley, CA.  Contact: Arvon Lunsford, The BBQHQ, Phone:  805-285-2618 or Steak Cookoff Association, Website: steakcookoffs.com.

Jan. 14, 2023: Salb-O-Rama BBQ Challenge, KCBS TOY, Bullhead City, AZ. Contact: T’Shura Elias, Phone: 928-704-7267, Email: [email protected].

For more information, visit the Central Texas Barbecue Association website at www.ctbabbq.com

May 27-28. 2022:  Lone Star Guardians, Contact:  Roger Delong, Phone: 936-391-1489.

June 3-4, 2022:  Buckholts, Contact:  Patsy Gaines, Phone:  254-654-9689.

Jun 17-18, 2022:  Holland Corn Fest, Contact:  Paul Bales, Phone:  254-654-9689.

Sept. 9-10, 2022:  Jarrel American Legion #2, Contact:  Dave, Phone:  512-289-8473.

Sept. 30-Oct. 1, 2022:  Elks Lodge Bob Miracle, Contact:  BJ, Phone:  254-613-0240.

Oct. 14-15, 2022:  Trooper Nipper Memorial, Lynn Milan, Phone:  214-725-1969.

Oct. 21-22, 2022:  Go Texan, Contact:  Lochie Hosch, Phone:  972-921-4081.

 

 

 

For more information, visit the Champions Barbecue Alliance website at www.cbabbq.com.

May 28-29, 2022:  We Got Your Back to Back Day 1 & 2, Tomball, TX.  Contact Info Coming Soon.

June 4, 2022:  Shivaree Up in Smoke BBQ Cook-Off, Gatesville, TX.  Contact:  Monica, Phone:  817-823-9030, Email:  [email protected].

June 11, 2022:  Llano VFD BBQ Cook-Off, Llano, TX.  Contact:  Joey Gunnels, Phone:  325-248-3408, Email: [email protected].

June 18, 2022:  5th Annual Harlingen Police Department BBQ Cook0ff, Harlingen, TX.  Contact:  Elizondo, Phone:  956-244-4876, Email:   [email protected]

June 18, 2022:  4th Annual Great Wagyu Round-Up and BBQ Cook-Off, Contact:  Craig, Phone:  801-920-5393, Email: [email protected].

June 24, 2022:  Lake Murvaul BBQ Cook-Off, Carthage, TX.  Contact:  Anna Bryce, Phone:  903-931-2962, Email: [email protected].

June 25, 2022:  SS American Memorial Texas Chrome Hero’s Foundation, Sequin, TX.  Contact:  Dustin Standley, Phone:  281-924-6357, Email: [email protected].

June 25, 2022:  Red, White, and Blue Festival, Elsa, TX.  Contact:  David De los Rios, Phone:  956-262-2127, Email: [email protected].

July 2, 2022:  High Steaks, Edinburg, TX.  Contact:  Check Back Soon.

July 2 , 2022: Shiner Half Moon Holidays, Shiner, TX. Contact: Allison Mozisez, Phone: 361-798-6246.

July 2, 2022: 1st Annual MiClay Nevill BBQ Blowout, Sealy, TX. Contact: Roger Nevill, Phone: 254-747-1778.

July 9, 2022:  Sealybration 2022, Sealy, TX.  Contact:  Leann Hein, Phone:  979-885-9512, Email: [email protected].

July 16, 2022:  Hempstead Watermelon Festival, Hempstead, TX.  Contact:  Steven Pfeiffer, Phone:  281-203-7066, Email: [email protected].

July 16, 2022: Buffalo Springs Lake -King of the Grill, Lubbock, TX. Phone : 806-939-8088.

July 16, 2022: Tomas Valle American Legion BBQ Cook Off, Uvalde, TX. Contact: Lalo Zamora, Phone: 830-591-2802.

July 23, 2022: Robert Rubio Memorial Cookoff, Alpine, TX. Contact: Vanessa Kinkade, Phone: 432-386-0759.

July 30, 2022: Great Texas Mosquito Festival, Clute, TX. Contact: City of Clute, Phone: 979-265-8392.

Aug. 13, 2022:  Annual Biggest Little Town in Texas BBQ Cook-Off, Garrison, TX.  Contact:  Keith Yarabrough, Phone:  936-244-5774, Email: [email protected].

Aug. 20, 2022: Grimes County True Blue Foundation 1st Annual BBQ Cook Off, Navasota, TX. Contact: Rita Marczewski, Phone: 936-348-8141.

Aug. 20, 2022: The Blue Collar Heros Cook Off, Hondo, TX. Contact: Brenda Waters, Phone: 210-273-0772.

Aug. 20, 2022:  Lost Lagoon Texas Chrome Hero’s Foundation, El Campo, TX.  Contact:  Dustin Standley, Phone:  281-924-6357, Email: [email protected].

Sept. 3, 2022: Labor Day Sombrero Festival, Victoria, TX. Contact: Cornelia Valdez and BJ Madesdo, Phone: 361-218-8099.

Sept. 10, 2022:  DJ Carlson Memorial Bust N Burn, Moore, TX.  Contact:  Misty Stricker, Phone:  830-200-1015, Email: [email protected].

Sept. 10, 2022:  Septemberfest, Cranfills Gap, TX.  Contact:  Brooks Reierson, Phone:  254-652-3161, Email: [email protected].

Sept. 17, 2022: Los Fresnos Cowboy Cook Off, Los Fresnos, TX. Contact: Larry Cantu, Phone: 956-371-0869.

Sept. 17, 2022:  Denny’s Memorial, Needville, TX.  Contact:  James Burley.  Check back for additional contact information.

Sept. 24, 2022:  BBQ 4 America, Conroe, TX. Contact:  Stephanie Gavin.  More Contact Information Coming Soon.

Sept. 24, 2022: Hill Country Shootout, Leander, TX. Contact: Norm Adams, Phone: 512-567-1672.

Sept. 24, 2022:  Aransas Pass Smoking on the Coast, Aransas Pass, TX.  Contact Information Coming Soon.

Sept. 24, 20222: Richard Reeves Memorial, Fort Stokton, TX. Contact: Jimmy Stephens, Phone: 432-290-0124.

Oct. 1, 2022:  Association of the United States Army Central Texas Chapter Cook-Off, Killeen, TX.  Contact:  Austin Bitner, Phone:  817-909-8557, Email: [email protected].

Oct. 8, 2022:  Fall on the Frio benefiting Gear Up for Game Wardens, Concan, TX.  Contact:  Cassandra Perry, Phone: 830-232-6625.

Oct. 8, 2022:  Battle on the Border, Elsa, TX.  Contact:  Dyland De Leon. More Contact Info Coming Soon.

Oct. 15, 2022:  Bishop Wildhorse Desert, Bishop, TX.  Contact:  Roddy Trevino, Phone: 361-459-9425.

Oct. 22, 2022:  Burnout Caner, Weatherford, TX.  Contact:  Chris Rodriguez, Phone: 706-622-1253.

Oct. 22, 2022:  9th Annual Friends for Wishes, Brenham, TX.  Contact:  Tom Hanna, Phone: 832-577-2581.

Oct. 22, 2022:  2022 Battlin’ BBQ Cook-Off, Ingleside, TX.  Contact:  Brian Yoder, Phone:  361-222-1650, Email: [email protected].

Oct. 22, 2022:  MastersRoad Fall Free For All BBQ Cook-Off, Manvel, TX.  Contact:  Shelly Terry, Phone:  817-629-3792, Email: [email protected].

Nov. 5, 2022:  Ribs and Rods, Kempner, TX.  Contact:  Mike Olson.  More Contact Info Coming Soon.

Nov. 12, 2022:  Camp Hope, Hempstead, TX.  Contact:  Rick Stephanow, Phone:  713-705-3629.

Nov. 12, 2022:  World Food Championships, Dallas, TX.

Nov. 12, 2022:  Cooking 4 Courage, Magnolia, TX.  Phone:  713-423-4327.

Nov. 12, 2022:  Harlingen’s Bravest Cook Off, Harlingen, TX. Contact: Gary Tipton, Phone: 956-778-9442.

Nov. 19, 2022:  BBQ Showdown at Traders Village, San Antonio, TX.  Contact:  Thomas, Phone:  210-422-1178, Email: [email protected].

Nov. 19, 2022:  Smokin’ on the Belle @ the Spunky Monkey, Pierre Part, LA.  Contact:  Mandy Bailey, Phone:  936-689-6132, Email:  [email protected].

Nov. 19, 2022: Texas Citus Festival, Mission, TX. Contact: Lisa Rivera, Phone 956-585-9724.

Dec. 3, 2022: Chupacabra Throwdown, Hondo TX. Contact Info Coming Soon.

Dec. 3, 2022:  Jason Pelton Memorial, Willis, TX.  Contact:  Sherri.  More Contact Info Coming Soon.

Dec. 3, 2022:  South Texas Smoke Fest, Edinburg, TX. Contact: Lupe, Phone: 956-207-5836.

Dec. 9, 2022:  Briscoe Ranch Cook-Off at the Crossroads, Uvalde, TX.  Contact:  Wade Carpenter.  More Contact Info Coming Soon.

Jan. 14, 2022: Champions of BBQ, Eagle Pass, TX. Contact Info Coming Soon.

Jan. 21, 2023:  Knights of Columbus 2490 Cook-Off, El Campo, TX.   Contact:  Justin Soza, Phone: 832-303-1485, Email: [email protected].

 

 

For more information, visit the FBA website at www.fbabbq.com

Sept. 16-17, 2022:  Que for A Cure, Riverview, FL.  Contact:  Roni-Kay Lopez, Phone:  813-477-1340, Email: [email protected].

Sept. 23-24, 2022:  Smokin’ in the Pines BBQ Festival, Perry, FL.  Contact:  Dawn Perez, Phone:  850-584-5366,  Email: [email protected].

Oct. 14-15, 2022:  BBQ from the Hart, Bell, FL.  Contact:  Donna Creamer, Phone:  352-210-1827, Email: [email protected].

Oct. 21-22, 2022:  Rock ‘N’ Brews BBQ Festival, Lake Wales, FL.  Contact:  Kevin DeNell, Phone:  954-465-3804, Email: [email protected].

Nov. 11-12, 2022:  Big Belly BBQ Battle, Davenport, FL.  Contact:  Angela Iversen, Phone:  407-697-4077, Email: [email protected].

Nov. 18-19, 2022:  South Daytona’s BBQ and Blues Festival, Daytona, FL.  Contact:  Amy Zengotita, Phone:  386-322-3070, Email: [email protected].

Jan. 6-7, 2023:  Jimmy Jam BBQ Slam & Car Show, Pro/BY, St. Augustine, FL.  Contact:  Tim Gause, Phone:  407-242-3425.

For more information, visit the Georgia Barbecue Association website at http://www.bbqga.co/.

June 3-4, 2022:  3 Rivers BBQ Fest, Hazlehurst, GA.  Contact:  Jim Sewell, Phone:  912-209-8805/Cell 912-240-6106, Email:  [email protected].

Aug. 19-20, 2022:  Sylvester Swine Festival, Sylvester, GA.  Contact:  Karen Singletary, Phone:  229-773-7716, Email: [email protected].

Aug. 26-27, 2022:  Bikes, Babes, & BBQ, Cartersville, GA.  Contact:  Lauren Hether, Phone:  678-721-0203, Email: [email protected].

Sept. 9 – 10, 2022:  Doc Holliday BBQ Championship, Griffin, GA.  Contact:  Will Doss, Phone:  770-228-4699, Email:  [email protected].

Oct. 14-15, 2022:  Firehouse BBQ Festival, Donalsonville, GA.  Contact:  Virginia Harrison, Phone:  229-400-3772, Email: [email protected].

Oct. 22-23, 2022:  Smoke in the Valley, Fort Valey, GA.  Contact:  Chris Smith, Phone:  478-397-5579, Email: [email protected].

Oct. 28-29, 2022:  Red, White, & Blue BBQ (American Legion Post 45), Canton, GA.  Contact:  Jim Lindenmayer, Phone:  678-983-7590, Email: [email protected].

Mar. 4-5, 2023: Rhythm & Ribs BBQ Festival 2023, Tifton, GA. Contact: Tyrone Spearman, Phone: 229-392-3576 mobile or Angela Elder Phone: 229-848-9899, Email: [email protected]

For More information, visit the IBCA website at www.IBCAbbq.org.

May 27-28, 2022:  Lost Pines BBQ Showdown, Smithville, TX.  Contact: Joni Thompson, Phone:  713-540-1695, Email:  [email protected].

May 27-28, 2022:  Veterans Memorial Gulf Coast Cookoff by Vietnam Veterans of American Chapter 685, Hitchcock, TX.  Contact: James Flex, Phone:832-285-2008, Email:  [email protected].  POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE 

June 3-4, 2022:  2nd Annual Fireman’s Light BBQ Cook-Off, Blanco, TX.  Contact: John M Taylor, Phone:  903-746-3395, Email:  [email protected].

June 3-4, 2022:  Ingleside Smokin’ Tires & Fires, Ingleside, TX.  Contact: Barbara Gregg, Phone:  361-776-2906, [email protected].

June 3-4, 2022:  Kids Unlimted BBQ Cookoff, Houston-Pearland, TX.  Contact: Carolyn Howren, Phone:  832-671-1916, Email: [email protected].

June 10-11, 2022:  3rd Annual Joe Davis Scholarship BBQ Cook-Off, Hempstead, TX.  Contact: John Caine, Phone:  832-228-0206, Email:  [email protected].

June 10-11, 2022:  Davy Crockett on the Square BBQ Cook-Off, Crockett, TX.  Contact:  Lisa Clark, Phone:  936-544-2359, Email:  [email protected].

June 10-11, 2022:  Great American Cookoff, Brownfield, TX.  Contact: Justin Hesse, Phone:  806-236-0362, Email: [email protected].

June 10-11, 2022:  Texas Hero Memorial BBQ Cook-Off, Cuero, TX.  Contact: Brian Ladwig, Phone:  361-243-1978, Email:  [email protected].

June 17-18, 2022:  6th Annual Austina Matura Scholarship Fund, East Bernard, TX.  Contact: Kirk Matura, Phone:  979-533-0106, Email:  [email protected].

June 17-18, 2022:  Columbus Annual June Cook-Off, Columbus, TX.  Contact: Fausta Kaiser, Phone:  979-732-1386, Email:  [email protected].

June 17-18, 2022:  Q 4 The Blue, Hempstead, TX.  Contact: Dustin Standley, Phone:  281-924-6357, Email:  [email protected].

June 17-18, 2022:  Smokin on the Plaza, Lovington, NM.  Contact:  Mara Salcido, Phone:  575-399-1418, Email:  [email protected].

June 24-25, 2022:  Big Dog BBQ Cookoff, Spur, TX.  Contact:  Betsy Arnold, Phone:  806-269-7373, Email:  [email protected].

June 24-25, 2022:  Chayah BBQ Cook-Off, Beeville, TX.  Contact: Rose Simola, Phone:  832-788-6974, Email:  [email protected].

June 24-25, 2022:  Sabine Redfish Series Event #3 and BBQ Cookoff, Port Arthur, TX.  Contact:  Andre Jenkins, Phone:  409-330-7745, Email:  [email protected].

June 24-25, 2022:  Smoke in the Pines, Livingston, TX.  Contact: John Clifton, Phone:  936-327-4929, Email:  [email protected].

July 1-2, 2022:  75th Fishin Fiesta BBQ Cook-Off, Freeport, TX.  Contact:  Ken Tiner, Phone:  979-373-6188, Email: [email protected].

July 1-2, 2022:  Bring the Heat Double Header, Trinity, TX.  Contact: Steven Jones, Phone:  936-662-2319. Email:  [email protected].

July 3-4, 2022:  Bring The Heat Double Header, Trinity, TX.  Contact: Steven Jones, Phone:  936-662-2319, Email:  [email protected].

July 15-16, 2022:  Midsummer Festival, Katy, TX.  Contact:  Lara Hamilton, Phone:  214-499-5623, Email:  [email protected]..

July 15-16, 2022:  Quail Creek VFD CookOff, Victoria, TX.  Contact: Mike Blaschke, Phone:  361-652-7738, Email:  [email protected].

July 22-23, 2022:  Cuero Volunteer Fire Department Cookoff, Cuero, TX.  Contact: Bo Daniel, Phone:  361-894-5274, Email:  [email protected].

July 29-30, 2022:  Hill Country Rally for Kids, Driftwood, TX.  Contact:  Ron White, Phone:  512-657-3684, Email:  [email protected].

July 29-30, 2022:  Moulton Jamboree BBQ Cook-Off, Moulton, TX.  Contact: Mary Kubicek, Phone:  361-258-1703, Email: [email protected].

July 29-30, 2022:  Tried & True Helping Hands Cook-Off, Kermit, TX.  Contact: Tommy Smithhart, Phone:  432-741-0866, Email:  [email protected].

Aug. 5-6, 2022:  Fergie’s Summer Sizzler BBQ Cook off, Crosby, TX.  Contact: Mike Davis, Phone:  832-556-3706, Email:  [email protected].

Aug. 5-6, 2022:  Schulenburg Festival, Schulenburg, TX.  Contact: Virginia Meyer, Phone:  979-743-1352, Email:  [email protected].

Aug. 5-6, 2022:  Smoke on the Bayou, Seadrift, TX.  Contact: Kris Kelley, Phone:  361-648-3474, Email:  [email protected].

Aug. 12-13, 2022:  IBCA Annual Membership Meeting, Kerrville, TX.  Phone:  512-806-3287, Email:  [email protected].

Aug. 19-20, 2022:  Silsbee Little League 2nd Annual Grand Slab BBQ Cook Off, Silsbee, TX.  Contact: Derrekk Ferguson, Phone:  409-622-0091, Email:  [email protected].

Sept. 2-3, 2022:  10th Annual BBQ on the Banks of the Guadalupe, New Braunfels, TX.  Contact: Daniel Campos, Phone:  956-605-1622, Email:  c[email protected].

Sept. 2-3, 2022:  IBCA Showdown, Hutto, TX.  Contact info coming soon.

Sept. 9-10, 2022:  Danny Dietz Memorial Classic Cook Off, Todd Mission, TX.  Contact: Jennifer Sewell, Phone:  832-887-1045, Email:  [email protected].

Sept. 9-10, 2022:  East Montgomery Couinty Fair Assn BBQ Cookoff, New Caney, TX.  Contact: David Rogers, Phone: 713-822-4060, Email: [email protected]

Sept. 16-17, 2022:  Hella Shrine BBQ Extravaganza, Garland, TX.  Contact: Stephen Lang, Phone:  214-928-2181, Email:  [email protected].

Sept. 16-17, 2022:  Schreiner 2022 September Cookoff (TexFest), Kerrville, TX.  Contact: Charles Hueber, Phone: 936-371-9263, Email: [email protected]

Sept. 16-17, 2022:  Wild West Festival & BBQ Cook Off, Springtown, TX.  Contact: Mitchell Martin, Phone:  817-932-3220, Email:  [email protected] or [email protected].

Sept. 23-24, 2022:  Briscoe County Cookoff, Silverton, TX.  Contact: Wylie Bomar, Phone: 806-777-1664, Email: [email protected]

Sept. 23-24, 2022:  Texas Rice Festival, Winnie, TX.  Contact: Sissy Leger, Phone: 409-296-4404, Email: [email protected]

 

 

For additional information, visit the KCBS website at www.KCBS.us.

May 27-28, 2022:  Bombers & BBQ, Hot Springs, AR.  Contact: Chris Austin, Phone: 501-520-8286, Email: [email protected].

May 27-29, 2022:  Big Bear Grill & Chill BBQ Championships – Day 1 & 2Big Bear Lake, CA.  Contact: Robert Stouffer, Phone: 951-961-8870, Email: [email protected].

May 27-28, 2022:  Best Dam Barbeque, Boulder City, NV.  Contact: George Rosenbaum, Phone: 702-371-6824, Email: [email protected].

May 27-28, 2022:  Country Roads BBQ ClashMorgantown, WV.  Contact: David Dick, Phone: 804-832-0268, Email: [email protected]. CANCELED

May 28-29, 2022:  BBQ, Blues & Brews on the Bay, North Bend, OR.  Contact: John Hunt, Phone: 541-999-5199, Email: [email protected].

May 28-29, 2022:  S.T.A.R Brews &Q, Lake City, CO.  Contact: Katrina Menzies, Phone: 970-275-5515, Email: [email protected] CANCELED

May 28-29, 2022:  Porkapalooza BBQ Festival, Sherwood Park, Alberta, Canada.  Contact: Russell Bird, Phone: 780-400-8404, Email: [email protected].

June 2-3, 2022:  Original SD BBQ Championship (One Meat Ribs), Huron, SD.  Contact: Candi Briley, Phone: 605-353-7354, Email: [email protected].
June 3-5, 2022:  Tony Stone BBQ Competition, Hoofddorp, Netherlands.  Contact: Harry Havinga, Phone: +31610568568,
Email: [email protected].
June 3-4, 2022:  Smokin in Steele (Master & Backyard Contest), Owatonna, MN.  Contact: Joe Elbert, Phone: 507-279-4015,
Email: [email protected].
June 3-4, 2022:  Horse Town Brew N Que Festival, Norco, CA.  Contact: Debbie Yopp,  Phone: 951-444-1280,  Email: [email protected].
June 3-4, 2022: Country Invasion, Wilmington, OH. Contact: Kevin Garen, Phone: 937-728-9082, Email: [email protected]POSTPONED
June 3-4, 2022: Original SD BBQ Championship, Huron, SD.  Contact: Candi Briley, Phone: 605-353-7354, Email: [email protected].
June 3-5, 2022: Greeley Blues Jam (Day 1 & Day 2), Greeley, OH. Contact: Brett Hill, Phone: 970-590-1095, Email: [email protected]
June 3-4, 2022: Big Blue BBQ Championships, Marysville, KS.  Contact: Allie Argo or Bruce, Phone: 785-562-8374 (Allie) or 785-562-9374 (Bruce), Email: [email protected].
June 3-4, 2022:  Covington World’s Oldest Barbeque Festival, Covington, TN.  Contact: Nicole Ellis, Phone: 901-476-1107, Email: [email protected].
June 3-5, 2022:  Small Town Smoke Down Bassano Alberta, Bassano, AL.  Contact: Colby Sweeny, Phone: 403-807-3119, Email: [email protected].
June 3-4, 2022:  Kelley Wilson Memorial BBQ Competition, Kansas City, MO.  Contact: Johnny Joslin,  Website: fireitupevents.com.
June 3-4, 2022:  3rd Annual Ironstone Throwdown in the Vineyards, Murphey’s, CA.  Contact: Ben Lobenstein, Phone: 312-515-7802, Email: [email protected]. CANCELED
June 3-4, 2022:  Honey Bee Competition, Lafayette, GA.  Contact: Chris Finkbone, Phone: 423-653-4899, Email: [email protected].
June 3-4, 2022:  McLouth BBQ Blowout 31st Annual, McLouth, KS.  Contact: Dan Holwick, Phone: 913-634-5267, Email: [email protected].
June 4-5, 2022:  Granite State BBQ Championship- Campground BBQ Series, Merrimack, NH.  Contact: Jeremy Garrett, Phone: 802-244-8994, Email: [email protected].
June 10-11, 2022:  Bourbon Capital BBQ Challenge & Distillers’ Row Invitational, New Haven, KY.  Contact: Jennifer Cissell, Email: [email protected].
June 10-11, 2022:  Montana BBQ Cook-off, Absarokee, MT.  Contact: Danelle De Saveur, Phone: 406-670-8956, Email: [email protected].
June 10-12, 2022:  Bring’n Home the Bacon Day 1 & 2 (Master & Backyard), West Salem, WI.  Contact: Laurie Tweten, Phone: 608-769-7446, Email: [email protected]
June 10-11, 2022:  WV Coanfields Cookoff, Welch, WV.  Contact: Andrea Ball, Phone: 301-335-2715, Email: [email protected].
June 10-11, 2022:  Smoke on the Plains Derby BBQ & Music Fest, Derby, KS.  Contact: Janae’ Springer, Phone: 316-788-1519 ext. 1232, Email: [email protected].
June 10-11, 2022:  Delta Smoke BBQ Contest, Wynne, AR.  Contact: Chad House, Phone: 870-945-0880, Email: [email protected]
June 10-11, 2022:  Pineridge Campground- BBQ Competition #2, Roebuck, SC.  Contact: Jason Hardee, Phone: 843-340-4588, Email: [email protected]. CANCELED
June 16-18, 2022:  Frisco BBQ Challenge, Frisco, CO.  Contact: Zane Myers, Phone: 970-668-2564, Email: [email protected].
June 17-18, 2022:  York County BBQ Festival, Delta, PA.  Contact: Michele Frey, Phone: 717-870-3711, Email: [email protected].
June 17-18, 2022:  Central Plains Ribfest, Holdrege, NE.  Contact: Doug Stevenson, Phone: 308-962-0112, Email: [email protected].
June 17-18, 2022:  Knights Of Columbus BBQ Smoke Off “4 Life”, Kansas City, KS.  Contact: Josh Markley, Phone: 913-449-1972, Email: [email protected].
June 17-18, 2022:  Rose Festival 21st Annual KCBS BBQ Contest, State Center, IA.  Contact: Megan Willier, Phone: 502-225-7769, Email: [email protected].
June 17-19, 2022:  Hoosier BBQ Classic Day 1 & 2, Franklin, IN.  Contact: Daniel Skaggs, Email: [email protected].
June 17-18, 2022:  Almost Heaven BBQ Bash, Raonoke, WV.  Contact: Jody Light, Phone: 866-710-7600, Email: [email protected].
June 17, 2022:  Central Plains Ribfest (Steak), Holdrege, NE.  Contact: Doug Stevenson, Phone: 308-991-8967, Email: [email protected].
June 17-18, 2022: Clay County Juneteenth BBQ Contest (One Meat Ribs), Liberty, MO. Contact: Shane Immelt, Phone: 816-728-1341, Email: [email protected]
June 18-19, 2022:  BBQ Battle Finland, Tampere.  Contact: Riku Naskali Phone: +358 50 329 3169, Email: [email protected]. POSTPONED
June 18-19, 2022: The War of Barbeque, Isola della Scala, VR.  Contact: Massimo Zaramella, Phone: 340-093-6880, Email: [email protected].
June 24-26, 2022:  Columbia Valley Smookeshow, Invermere, V0A1K0.  Contact: Pete Bourke, Phone: 250-342-2844, Email: [email protected].
June 24-25, 2022:  The Cache Smokeout at the American West Heritage Center, Logan, UT.  Contact: Matthew Whitaker, Phone: 435-881-0292, Email: [email protected]. POSTPONED UNTIL 2023
June 24-25, 2022:  Big BBQ Bash, Maryville, TN.  Contact: Mark Smith, Phone: 865-806-5398, Email: [email protected]
June 24-26, 2022:  Heritage Days BBQ Showdown (Day 1 & 2), Belvidere, IL.  Contact: Danny Anderson, Phone: 815-378-2928, Email: [email protected].
June 24-25, 2022:  The Great Lenexa BBQ Battle- Kansas State Championship, Lenexa, KS.  Contact: Sarah Hirst, Email: [email protected].
June 24-25, 2022:  Miles City Cowtown Cookoff, Miles City, MT.  Contact: Scott Thompson, Phone: 866-710-7600, Email: [email protected].
June 24-25, 2022:  Lake Murvaul BBQ Cook-Off, Carthage, TX.  Contact: Anna Bryce, Phone: 903-931-2962, Email: [email protected].
June 24-25, 2022: Smokin Deltana BBQ Challenge, Delta Junction, AK. Contact: Dana Mock, Phone: 907-750-1004, Email: [email protected]. POSTPONED
June 25-26, 2022:  Riverland Smokers BBQ Contest, Dodewaard, MH.  Contact: Maurice Mulder, Phone: +31 0 6 408 481 20, Email: [email protected].
June 25-26, 2022:  Second Annual Central Maine BBQ Cookoff, Skowhegan, ME.  Contact: Julia Turner, Phone: 207-431-1471, Email: [email protected].
June 25-26, 2022:  Giant National Capital Barbecue Battle, Washington, DC.  Contact: Andrew Shaffer, Phone: 717-324-6352, Email: [email protected].
June 25, 2022: Central Maine BBQ Cook Off (One Meat Ribs), Skowhegan, ME. Contact: Julia Turner, Phone: 207-431-1471, Email: [email protected]
July 1-2, 2022:  Lowell’s Smokin’ In the Ozarks-Arkansas State Challenge, Lowell, AR.  Contact: Mike Maloney, Phone: 479-640-2085, Email: [email protected].
July 1-2, 2022:  Happy Basset 2nd Annual BBQ Competition, Topeka, KS.  Contact: Darin Scott, Email: [email protected].
July 1-2, 2022:  2nd Annual VFW Post 3396 Armed Forces BBQ Challenge (Masters), Sparks, NV.  Contact: Jim Palmer, Phone: 714-319-1782, Email: [email protected].
July 1-2, 2022:  The Art of BBQ, STerling, CO.  Contact: Marco Lattanzi, Phone: 970-571-7179, Email: [email protected].
July 2-3, 2022:  Twin Smoke, Vilnius, LT.  Contact: Kamado Bono, Phone: +37068012001, Email: [email protected].
July 2-3, 2022:  Sweet Home Icebox Cookoff 2022, Sweet Home, OR.  Contact: Mike White, Phone: 503-351-1718, Email: [email protected].
July 2, 2022:  Smokin with Weemala, Carmel.  Contact: Julie-Ann Tindal-Davies, Phone: 61+407212167, Email: [email protected].
July 7-9, 2022:  South Carolina Festival of Discovery, Greenwood, SC.  Contact: Lara Hudson, Email: [email protected].
July 8-9, 2022:  Ohio Veterans BBQ Cook-Off, Kettering, OH.  Contact: Keith Eastman, Phone: 937-433-9327, Email: [email protected]. CANCELED
July 8-9, 2022:  Clayton BBQ Cook-off, Clayton, CA.  Contact: Steve Biggs, Phone: 925-202-9133, Email: [email protected].
July 8-9, 2022:  7th BBQ Bulls Championship Salzburg 2021, Salzburg.  Contact: Helmut Karl, Phone: +436767501528, Email: [email protected].
July 8-9, 2022:  Sand Creek Summer Daze Saucy & Glazed BBQ Competition, Newton, KS.  Contact: Jeffrey Graber, Email: [email protected].
July 8-9, 2022:  Harvest on Fire at the Winery, Marshall, IL.  Contact: Patrick Wilson, Phone: 217-251-3318, Email: [email protected].
July 8-10, 2022:  2022 Black Silos Swine in the Vine BBQ Contest Day 1 & 2, Trenton, MO.  Contact: Carl Mcbee, Phone: 660-973-1953, Email: [email protected].
July 9-10, 2022:  New Jersey State Barbecue Championship, North Wildwood, NJ.  Contact: Robert Matteucci, Phone: 609-523-6565, Email: [email protected].
July 9-10, 2022:  8th BBQ Bulls Championship, Salzburg.  Contact: Helmut Karl, Phone: +436767501528, Email: [email protected].
July 15-16, 2022:  Chillin & Grillin in the Glades, Wise, VA.  Contact: Greg Cross, Phone: 276-393-0737, Email: [email protected].
July 15-16, 2022:  KTD Smokin Gobbler Cook-off, Worthington, MN.  Contact: John Roberts, Phone: 507-372-2919, Email: [email protected].
July 15-16, 2022:  Bordertown BBQ Brawl, Sault Ste Marie, MI.  Contact: Linda Miller, Phone: 906-647-2213, Email: [email protected].
July 15-16, 2022:  Central Illinois BBQ Throwdown, Eureka, IL. Contact: Brandon Bressner, Phone: 309-360-3656, Email: [email protected].
July 15-17, 2022:  2022 Cameron Elks BBQ Cook Off (Day 1 & 2), Cameron, MO.  Contact: Carl Mcbee, Phone: 660-973-1953, Email: [email protected].
July 15-17, 2022:  Barn Burner BBQ, Chilliwack, British Columbia.  Contact: Angie Quaale, Phone: 604-728-0560, Email: [email protected].
July 21-23, 2022:  Smoke on the Mountain BBQ Championship 2022, Galax, VA.  Contact: Michael Stevens, Phone: 276-233-6384 or Jason Baumgardner, Phone: 276-233-2286, Email: [email protected].
July 22-23, 2022:  Michigan’s Big BBQ Festival, Wyoming, MI.  Contact: Keith Hall, Phone: 616-295-4656, Email: [email protected].
July 22-23, 2022:  Ceramic City Jazz, Blues & BBQ Festival, East Liverpool, OH.  Contact: Kathy Hyatt Smith, Phone: 330-303-7274, Email: [email protected]. CANCELED
July 22-23, 2022:  Bone Suckin Sauce Peak City Pig Fest, Apex, NC.  Contact: Graham Wilson, Phone: 919-362-7141, Email: [email protected].
July 22-23, 2022:  EffingHAM- JAM, Effingham, IL.  Contact: Becky Brown, Phone: 217-342-4147, Email: [email protected].
July 22-24, 2022:  Smokin on the Osage (Day 1 & 2), Delta Junction, AK.  Contact: Jean Eyre, Phone: 907-895-3247, Email: [email protected].
July 23-24, 2022:  5th Black Forest Smoke & Wine Festival.  Contact: Michael Koepf, Phone: +49 175 292 38 56, Email: [email protected].
July 23-24, 2022:  The Harpoon Brewery BBQ Festival, Windsor, VT.  Contact: Fitz Granger, Email: [email protected].
July 23-24, 2022:  Smoke, Wind & Fire, Lethbridge, T1J4R3.  Contact: Emily Giesbrecht,  Email: [email protected].
July 29-30, 2022:  6th Annual E’burg BBQ Contest, Emmetsburg, IA.  Contact: Stephanie Mehan, Phone: 712-480-0252, Email: [email protected].
July 29-30, 2022:  Smokin on the Route, Miami, OK.  Contact: Shannon Duhon, Email: [email protected].
July 29-31, 2022:  Smoke in the Grove (Day 1 & 2), Spring Grove, PA.  Contact: Andrew Shaffer, Phone: 717-324-6352, Email: [email protected].
July 29-30, 2022:  Shenandoah “ShenDig” Barbecue Championship, Shenandoah, IA.  Contact: Kelly McQueen, Email: [email protected].
July 29-31, 2022:  Dodge City Days Smokin’ Saddles BBQ Competition (Day 1 &2), Dodge City, KS.  Contact: Karla Lees, Phone: 626-422-6985, Email: [email protected].
July 29, 2022:  One Meat Ribs- Dodge City Days Smokin’ Saddles BBQ Competition, Dodge City, KS.  Contact: Karla Lees, Phone: 626-422-6985, Email: [email protected]. CANCELED
July 29-30, 2022:  Shenandoah “ShenDig” Barbecue Championship, Shenandoah, IA.  Contact: Kelly McQueen, Email: [email protected].
July 29-30, 2022:  Tom Brigham Memorial BBQ, Iola, KS.  Contact: John Brocker, Phone: 620-365-1672, Email: [email protected].
July 30-31, 2022:  BBQ Friuli Venezia Giulia, Cividale del Friuli.  Contact: Serena Simonetti, Phone: +393347330553, Email: [email protected] POSTPONED 
July 30-31, 2022:  Vienna Alps BBQ Days, Reichenau an der Rax.  Contact: Exotica Team, Phone: +43 676 9003109, Email: [email protected]
July 30, 2022:  One Meat Rib- Colorado Rib Challenge at the Douglas County Fair & Rodeo, Castle Rock, CO.  Contact: Rick Wagner, Phone: 303-946-4651, Email: [email protected]

For more information, visit the Lone Star Barbecue Society website at www.lonestarbarbecue.com.

May 27-28, 2022:  Brown County Fair Association Cookoff , Brownwood, TX.  Contact:  Tommy Dougherty, Phone: 325-647-7572.

May 27-28, 2022:  Gustine Homecoming BBQ Cook-Off, Gustine, TX.  Contact:  Derek Ahearn, Phone:  325-330-0916 or Ty Keeter, Phone:  325-320-8217.

June 3-4, 2022:  State Championship, Haskell, TX.

June 3-4, 2022:  Spring Fling, Evant, TX.

June 10-11, 2022: 20th Annual Fort McKavett Volunteer Fire Department BBQ & Bean Cookoff, Brownwood, TX.  Contact:  Randy Wood, Phone:  325-396-5526 or Dave Newton Phone:  830-459-7446.  CANCELED

June 10-11, 2022:  American Legion, Round Rock, TX. CANCELED

June 10-11, 2022:  Chisolm Trail Roundup Barbecue & Chili Cook-Off, Lockhart, TX.  Contact:  Lockhart Chamber of Commerce, Phone:  512-98-2818.

June 10-11, 2022:  Cow Camp State Championship, San Saba, TX.

June 17-18, 2022:  Smoke on the Hill, Brady, TX.

June 17-18, 2022:   PCYRA 2nd Annual Kickoff Cook-Off & Barn Party, Livingston, TX.  Contact:  Tim Martin, Phone:  936-425-0474, Email:  [email protected].

June 24-25, 2022: TNT Cook-off, Jacksboro, TX.

June 24-25, 2022: Albuquerque, NM. CANCELED

June 24-25, 2022: Riverfest, Bandera, TX.

July 1-2, 2022: C of C BBQ Cook off, Rising Star, TX. Contact: Cyndi Hammond, Phone: 254-641-2442, Email: [email protected].

July 1-2, 2022:  Star Spangled BBQ Showdown, Big Lake, TX.

July 8-9, 2022:  Cook-off Under The Mountain, Santa Anna, TX.

July 15-16, 2022:  Night in Old Fredericksburg, Fredericksburg, TX.

Aug. 5-6, 2022:  Sonora, TX.

Aug. 19-20, 2022:  Pleasanton, TX.

Aug. 18-20, 2022:  8750′ BBQ & Music Festival, Red River, NM. Contact: David Tondre, Phone: 210-363-7339, Email: [email protected]

 

For additional info, visit the Memphis Barbecue Network website at www.memphisbbqnetwork.com. 

June 10-11, 2022:  Smoke on the Rails, Newbern, TN.  Contact:  Clint Ross, Phone:  731-676-9056, Email:  [email protected].

June 11, 2022:  Thunder on Water, Grenada, MS.  Contact:  Duan Willis, Phone:  662-703-0137, Email:  [email protected].

June 24-25, 2022:  Heritage Day’s BBQ Showdown, Belvidere, IL.  Contact:  Danny Anderson, hone:  815-378-2928, Email:  [email protected].

July 22-23, 2022:  Smoke on the Mountain BBQ Contest, Galax, VA.  Contact:  Michael Stevens/Twin County Chamber of Commerce, Phone:  276-236-2187, Email:  [email protected].

Aug. 5-6, 2022:  Train Tracks Pork Attack Bar-B-Que Cookoff, Water Valley, MS.  Contact:  Tonya Eubanks, Phone:  662-609-7370, Email: [email protected].  

Sept. 22-24, 2022:  Praise the Lard, Murphysboro, IL.  Contact:  Laurie Neef, Phone:  618-684-8902, Email: [email protected].

Sept. 23-24, 2022:  The Great Ruleville Roast, Ruleville, MS.  Contact:  Elise Jenkins, Phone:  662-719-1675, Email:  [email protected].

Sept. 30 – Oct. 1, 2022:  Bartlett BBQ Fest, Ellendale, TN.  Contact:  David Parsons, Phone:  901-859-3381, Email: [email protected].

Sept. 30 – Oct. 1, 2022:  Delta State Alumni Association Pig Pickin’, Cleveland, MS.  Contact: Amanda Robinson, Phone: 662-846-4660 Email: [email protected].

October 7-8, 2022:  MS Delta State BBQ Championship/Cleveland Octoberfest, Cleveland, MS.  Contact:  Elise Jenkins, Phone:  662-719-1675, Email:  [email protected].

October 7-8, 2022:  Hog Wild in Haywood, Brownsville, TN.  Contact:  Britney Beaver, Phone:  901-849-4701, Email:  [email protected].

Oct. 14-15, 2022:  Arlington BBQ Fallfest, Arlington, TN.  Check back for additonal information

Oct. 21-22, 2022:  Bolivar BBQ Blowout, Bolivar, TN.  Contact:  Suzanne Rhea, Phone:  731-609-1568, Email:  [email protected].

Oct. 28-29, 2022:  When Pigs Fly in Grenada, Grenada, MS.  Contact:  Debra Bailey, Phone:  Day: 662-699-0498, Night: 917-853-3598, Email:  [email protected].

Nov. 4-5, 2022:  Big Pig Jig, Vienna, GA. Contact: Rhonda Lamb Heath,  Phone: 229-332-1596, Email: [email protected].

Nov. 11-13, 2022:  Biloxi Bay and BBQ Festival, Biloxi, MS.  Contact: Marty McGrath, Phone:  228-219-5828, Email: [email protected].

 

 

 

For more information, visit the Mid-Atlantic Barbecue Association website at www.mabbqa.com 

June 3-4, 2022:  Smoke Showing LaFayette Fire Company – Triple, Lancaster, PA.  Contact: steakcookoffs.com.

June 4, 2022:  Oakboro Steak Shootout, Oakboro, NC.  Contact: Mike Efird, Phone: 704-619-0388, Email: [email protected].

June 11, 2022:  New Jersey Steak Cookoff, Robbinsville, NJ.  Contact: Victor Raczka, Phone: 609-529-9993, Email: [email protected].

June 17, 2022: York County BBQ Festival Steak Cookoff, Delta, PA. Contact: steakcookoffs.com.

June 17-18, 2022:  York County BBQ Festival, Delta, PA.  Contact:  Ken Jensen, Phone: 732-513-8331
Email: [email protected].

June 17, 2022:  Almost Heaven BBQ Bash, Roanoke, WV.  Contact: Jody Light, Phone: 866-710-7600, Email: [email protected].

July 15-16, 2022:  Chillin & Grillin in the Glades, Wise, VA.  Contact: www.chillinandgrillinintheglades.com.

July 21-23, 2022:  Smoke on the Mountain BBQ Championship 2022, Galax, VA. Phone: 276-236-2184.

July 22-23, 2022:  Bone Suckin Sauce Peack City Pig Fest, Apex, US.  Contact:  Graham Wilson, Phone: 919-362-7141, Email: [email protected]

July 23, 2022:  2nd Annual West Alexander “Steaks A Grillin” Double Showdown, West Alexander, PA.  Contact: John & Joyce Ardeno, Phone: 724-344-0193, Email: [email protected].

July 29-31, 2022:  Bone Suckin Sauce Peack City Pig Fest, Spring Grove, PA.  Contact:  Andrew Shaffer, Phone: 717-324-6352, Email: [email protected]

Aug. 5-6, 2022:  Oinktoberfest BBQ Cookoff, Clarence, NY.  Contact:  Phone: 716-759-8483, Email: [email protected].

Aug. 6, 2022:  Big Dan’s BBQ Steak Cookoff, Catawissa, PA.  Contact: Dan Bosworth Phone: 267-242-5854, Email: d[email protected].

 

For more information, visit the Minnesota BBQ Society website at www.mnbbqsociety.com  

June 3-4, 2022:  Smokin’ in Steele (Backyard and Masters Series), Owatonna, MN.

June 10, 2022:  Bring’n Home the Bacon (Backyard and Masters Series), West Salem, WI.

July 15-16, 2022: KTD Smokin’ Gobbler, Worthington, MN.

July 23, 2022:  Fillmore County Fair BBQ Cook-Off (Backyard), Preston, MN.

Aug. 6, 2022:  B-Dale BBQ Contest, Roseville, MN.

Aug. 20, 2022:  Boomer Backyard BBQ Cookoff (Backyard), Canton, MN.

Oct. 14, 2022:  Bring’n Home the Bacon II – Double, West Salem, WI.

 

For More Information, visit the National Barbecue & Grilling Association at  www.NBBQA.org.

Available Now Online Educational Sessions!  Sessions include (1) Certified Angus Beef (CAB) Fabricates Side of Beef, (2)Legacy Productions – Where Do I Start? A Tech, AV & Live Stream Best Practices, (3)Uber Eats – All Things Delivered, (4)Prairie Fresh – All Things Pork.  No cost to NBBQA Members and $19.99 per session for Non-Members (https://www.nbbqa.org/products) or join NBBQA for as low as $99.00.

Aug. 14-15, 2022:  NBBQA Gathering & Education Session – Catawissa, PA.  More Details Coming Soon.

For additional information, contact the Northeast Barbeque Society at www.nebs.org 

June 4-5, 2022:  Granite State BBQ Championship, Campground Series, Merrimack, New Hampshire.

June 10 – 12, 2022:  SunBBQ Fest, Uncasville, CT.

June 17-18, 2022:  York County BBQ Festival, Delta, PA.  Contact: Ken Jensen, Phone: 732-513-8331, Email: [email protected].

June 20, 2022: NEBS Monthly Board of Directors Meeting, Online.

June 25-26, 2022:  Second Annual Central Maine BBQ Cookoff, Skowhegan, ME.  Contact: Julia Turner, Phone: 207-431-1471, Email: [email protected].

July 8-10, 2022: The Grumpy Cup 1st Annual East Coast BBQ Competition 2022, Greenfield, MA. Contact: www.thegrumpycup.com.

July 9-10, 2022: New Jersey State Barbecue Championship, NJ.

July 23-24, 2022: 2022 Harpoon Brewery BBQ Festival, Windsor VT. Contact: Fitz Granger, Email: [email protected]

July 29-31, 2022: Smoke in the Grove (Day 1 & 2), Phone: 717-324-6352, Email: [email protected]

 

For More Information, Contact Outlaw BBQ Association at outlawbbq.org.

May 27-28, 2022:  Stout Rodeo BBQ Cookoff, Graham, TX.  Contact:  Graham Johnson, Phone:  803-336-8015.

May 27-28, 2022:  Cody Dragoo, West, TX.  Contact:  Ranae Knust, Phone:  254-716-2262.

June 3-4, 2022:  Covington VFD BBQ Cook-Off, Covington, TX.  Contact:  Shalest Karlicek, Phone:  254-205-8035.

June 10-11, 2022:  Back the Blue BBQ Cook-Off, Contact:  Aaron Long, Phone:  903-243-6648.

June 10-11, 2022:  2nd Annual Pump Jack Capital Throwdown, Electra, TX.  Contact:  Damien Figuerrow, Phone:  940-235-5978.

June 17-18, 2022:  Valor Ranch BBQ Cookoff, Decatur, TX. POSTPONED

June 24-25, 2022:  Thomas Folwer American Legion Post 169, Wichita Falls, TX.  Contact:  Craig Eause, Phone:  251-253-9247.

Sept. 9-10, 2022:  Alvord Watermelon Festival & Cook Off, Alvord, TX.  Contact: Bennie Koger, Phone:  940-577-7784.

Sept. 9-10, 2022:  Ennis Chamber of Commerce- Patriot Day BBQ BASH, Ennis, TX.  Contact: Geoffery Williams, Phone:  9972-878-2525.

For more information, visit the Pacific Northwest BBQ Association website at www.pnwba.com.  

June 3-5, 2022:  Central Oregon BBQ, Brews & Whiskey Festival, Redmond, OR.  Contact:  Steve Rubin, Phone:  206-412-0877, Email: [email protected].

June 11-12, 2022:  Bottles Brews Barbeques, Prosser, WA.

June 25-26, 2022:  Big Smoke in Little Kalama, Kalama, WA.

July 30, 2022:  Feed The Troops (Volunteers/ Donations Needed), Fairchild AFB, WA.​

 

 

For more information, visit the  St. Louis BBQ Society website at https://stlouisbbqsociety.com.

June 10-11, 2022:  2022 Arcadia Valley Bar-B-Que Battle, Pro Series BBQ Competition, Ironton, MO.  Contact:  David Amelunke, Phone:  573-579-2178, Email:  [email protected].

July 8-9, 2022:  Grille It Up, Pro Series BBQ Competition, Dexter, MO. Contact:  Jamie Row, Phone:  573-421-8138, Email:  [email protected].

July 30-31, 2022:  Code 3 Spices Smokin’ on Main, Pro Series BBQ Competition and Backyard Series, Collinsville, IL.  Contact:  Chris Bohnemeier, Phone:  618-520-6637, Email:  [email protected].  

Aug. 6, 2022:  Concordia Backyard BBQ, Open Series, Staunton, IL.  Contact:  Elza Beavers, Phone:  618-550-3699, Email:  [email protected].

Aug. 20-21, 2022:  BBQ Competition, Pro Series BBQ Competition and Backyard Series, Troy, IL.  Contact:  John Kroot, Phone:  618-616-8628, Email:  [email protected]  

Aug. 27, 2022:  Staunton Ribfest, Open Series, Staunton, IL.  Contact:  City of Staunton, Phone:  618-635-2233.

Sept. 16-17, 2022:  Discover Farmington’s 4th Annual Blues, Brews, & BBQ, Pro Series BBQ Competition, Farmington, MO.

Sept. 24-25, 2022:  Trekking for CDHPro Series BBQ Competition and Backyard, Pocahontas, IL.  Contact:  Jay Lobello, Phone:  618-791-7171. Email:  [email protected].

Oct. 1-2, 2022:  Edwardsville Roots Festival and BBQ Competition, Pro Series BBQ Competition and Backyard Series, Edwardsville, IL.  Contact:  Goshen Butcher Shop, Phone:  618-656-1477, Email:  [email protected].

Oct. 22-23, 2022:  Edwardsville Brew and Que, Pro Series BBQ Competition and Backyard, Edwardsville, IL.  Contact:  Ryan High, Phone:  618-889-1777, Email:  [email protected].

Nov. 20, 2022:  Thanksgiving Charity Cook, O’Fallon, MO.  Contact:  SLBS Charity Committee, Phone:  636-329-1349, Email:  [email protected].

Dec. 3, 2022:  SLBS Annual Awards Banquet, Sunset Hills, MO.  Contact:  SLBS Membership Events, Email:  [email protected].

For more information, visit the  Southern BBQ Network website at www.sbbqn.com.

June 3-4, 2022:  Omar Hillbillies Outhouse BBQ Cook-Off, Moncks Corner, SC.  Contact:  Greg Hardee, Phone:  843-364-5595, Email:  [email protected].

Sept. 16-17, 2022:  Uniquely Union, Union, SC.  Contact:  Uniquely Union Festival, Phone:  864-319-1097.

For more information, visit the Steak Cookoff Association website at www.steakcookoffs.com.

May 27, 2022:  Donate Life Celebration Ancillary Cookoff, Madison, FL.

May 27, 2022:  Best Dam Steak Cookoff, Boulder City, NV.

May 28, 2022:  Mitchell County & Limestone Brewers Steak Cookoff- Double, Osage, IA.

May 28, 2022: Donate Life Celebration Ancillary Cookoff, Madison, FL.

May 28, 2022: KIDS HOT DOG – Donate Life Celebration Ancillary Cookoff, Madison, FL.

May 28, 2022:  Jones Longhorn Showdown – Double, Jones, OK.

May 28, 2022:  KIDS NY STRIP – Jones Longhorn Showdown – Double, Jones, OK.

May 29, 2022:  Fooling Around The Grill Steak Cookoff – Double, Rockford, IA.

June 3, 2022: Kelley Wilson BBQ, Kansas City, MO. Contact: Vikkie Wiese, Phone: 913-687-5383, Email: [email protected]

June 3, 2022:  Smoke Showing Lafayette Fire Company, Lancaster, PA.

June 3-4, 2022:  Warrior Rizen Ranch BBQ Pit Stop Steak Championship Series, Morgan, UT. Phone: 801-229-0555.

June 3, 2022:  Sizzle in the Park, Glencoe, AL.

June 4, 2022:  NWA Spring Steak & Rib Showdown – Double, Bentonville, AR.

June 4, 2022: Smoke Showing Lafayette Fire Company – Double, Lancaster, PA.

June 4, 2022:  Hartselle Tigers Ribeye Throwdown – Double, Hartselle, AL.

June 4, 2022:  KIDS PORK LOIN – Hartselle Tigers Ribeye Throwdown – Double, Hartselle, AL.

June 4, 2022:  Miami Cow Calling Cookoff – Double, Miami, TX.

June 4, 2022:  Vineyward Steak Cookoff 2022 – Double, Decorah, IA.

June 4, 2022:  Beef Empire Days Grill Master Cookoff – Double, Garden City, KS.

June 4, 2022:  KIDS KC STRIP – Beef Empire Days Grill Master Cookoff – Double, Garden City, KS.

June 4, 2022:  Bonnie and Clyde’s Steak Cookoff – Double, Arcadia, LA.

June 4, 2022:  Oakboro Steak Cookoff – Double, Oakboro, NC.

June 4, 2022:  KIDS PORK CHOP – Oakboro Steak Cookoff – Double, Oakboro, NC.

June 4, 2022:   Warrior Rizen Ranch BBQ Pit Stop Steak Championship – Double, Morgan, UT.

June 10, 2022:  Noble County Smokeaters Cookoff, Perry, OK.

June 11, 2022:  Noble County Smokeaters Double Cookoff, Perry, OK.

June 11, 2022:  KIDS NY STRIP- Noble County Smokeaters Double Cookoff, Perry, OK.

June 11, 2022:  Sand Mountain Sizzle Double Steak Cookoff, Alvertville, AL.

June 11, 2022:  KIDS RIBEYE STEAK- Sand Mountain Sizzle Double Steak Cookoff, Alvertville, AL.

June 11, 2022:  The BBQHQ Summer Classic Double Steak Cookoff, Simi Valley, CA.

June 11, 2022:  KIDS PORK STEAK- The BBQHQ Summer Classic Double Steak Cookoff, Simi Valley, CA.

June 11, 2022:  Smoke on the Plains Double BBQ & Music Festival, Simi Derby, KS.

June 11, 2022:  Mulebarn Double Steak Cookoff, Buchanan, TN.

June 11, 2022:  Kids NY Strip- Mulebarn Double Steak Cookoff, Buchanan, TN.

June 11, 2022:  New Jersey Steak Cookoff, Robbinsville, NJ.

June 11, 2022:  Rawhide Meat  Co. Eastern Illinois States Championship Cookoff, Danville, IL.

June 11, 2022:  Bradley County Pink Tomato Festival Steak Cookoff, Warren, AR.

June 12, 2022:  Pawnee Fire Steak Cookoff, Pawnee, OK.

June 17, 2022:  4th Annual Great Wagyu Roundup, Fort Worth, TX.

June 17, 2022:  York County BBQ Festival Steak Cookoff, Delta, PA.

June 17, 2022:  Jesse Dylan James Foundation Steak Cookoff, Searcy, AR.

June 17, 2022:  Almost Heaven BBQ Bash, Roanoke, WV.

June 18, 2022:  Skykomish Tunnel Days, Skykomish, WA.

June 18, 2022:  KIDS BURGER- Skykomish Tunnel Days, Skykomish, WA.

June 18, 2022:  4th Annual Double Wagyu Roundup & BBQ, Fort Worth, TX.

June 18, 2022:  Jesse Dylan James Foundation Double Steak Cookoff, Searcy, AR.

June 18, 2022:  KIDS NY STRIP- Jesse Dylan James Foundation Double Steak Cookoff, Searcy, AR.

June 18, 2022:  2022 Patient Housing Assistance Double Cookoff, Katy, TX.

June 24, 2022:  Heritage Day’s Steak Throwdown, Belvidere, IL.

June 24, 2022:  Car-B-Que Ancillary Cookoff, Folkston, GA.

June 24, 2022:  Clay Lodge Steak Cookoff, Church Hill, TN.

June 24, 2022:  KIDS PORK CHOP- Clay Lodge Steak Cookoff, Church Hill, TN.

June 25, 2022:  The Velvet Ditch Double Steak Classic, Oxford, MS.

June 25, 2022:  KIDS PIZZA- The Velvet Ditch Double Steak Classic, Oxford, MS.

June 25, 2022:  Ohio State Steak Cookoff, Waynesville, OH.

June 25, 2022:  Car-B-Que Double Steak Cookoff, Folkston, GA.

June 25, 2022:  KIDS PORK CHOP- Car-B-Que Double Steak Cookoff, Folkston, GA.

June 25, 2022:  Texas Two Step Double & KidsQue, Liberty, TX.

June 25, 2022:  The Lodge Double Steak Cookoff, Johnson City, TN.

June 25, 2022:  2nd Annual Central Maine Steak Cookoff, Skowhegan, ME.

June 25, 2022:  Blue Water Annual Steak & Burger Competition, Lexington, MI.

June 25, 2022:  1st Annual Dallas County Fair Ribeye Rumble, Buffalo, MO.

June 26, 2022:  The Velvet Ditch Steak Classic, Oxford, MS.

July 01, 2022:  Best Damn (Double) Steak at the Sweet Home Icebox Cookoff 2022, Sweet Home, OR.

July 01, 2022:  Summer on the Square Steak Grill War, El Dorado, AR.

July 01, 2022:  Shiner Half Mood Holidays, Shiner, TX.

July 01, 2022:  River City Steak Challenge, Mason City, IA.

July 02-3, 2022:  River City Steak Challenge Double, Mason City, IA.

July 02, 2022:  Summer on the Square Steak Grill War Double, El Dorado, AR.

July 02, 2022:  Run, Walk, & BBQ Double, Summerville, SC.

July 02, 2022:  KIDS BURGER- River City Steak Challenge Double, Mason City, IA.

July 03, 2022:  Dual State Steak Dual Double, Junction City, AR.

July 09, 2022:  Grillin’ on the River Steak Cookoff, Sugar Tree, TN.

For more information, visit the World Food Championship, https://worldfoodchampionships.com.

June 11, 2022:  Mohegan Sun – Sun BBQ Fest, (BBQ, Burger, Dessert) Uncasville, CT.

June 11, 2022:  Tennessee Valley Food Festival & Cookoff, (Sandwich, Steak), Madisonville, TN.

June 12, 2022:  Miracle League Burger Competition, (Burger), Little Rock, AR.

July 8, 2022:  Australian Food Championships, (BBQ, Dessert, Seafood, Soup), Melbourn, Australia.

Sept. 4, 2022:  Big Kahuna Wing Festival, (Bacon, Burger, Sandwich), Knoxville, TN.

 

 

 

 

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June 10-12, 2022: Myron Mixon – Jack’s Old South Cooking School, Unadilla, GA. Contact: Myron Mixon, Email: [email protected].

June 25, 2022:  Backyard Grill Master Class – BBQ Maestros, Indianapolis, IN. Contact:  Scott Regal, Phone: 317-982-6770,
Email: [email protected].

June 26, 2022:  Green Mountain Grills Pellet Pit Master Class – BBQ Maestros, Indianapolis, IN.  Contact: Scott Regal,
Phone: 317-982-6770, and Email: [email protected].

Sept. 9-11, 2022: Myron Mixon – Jack’s Old South Cooking School, Unadilla, GA. Contact: Myron Mixon, Email: [email protected].

Oct. 14-16, 2022: Myron Mixon – Jack’s Old South Cooking School, Unadilla, GA.  Contact: Myron Mixon, Email: [email protected].

 

BBQ Judging Schools

May 27, 2022: SCA Certified Judges Class, Krsko, Slovenia.  FMI:  steakcookoffs.com.

June 3, 2022:  SCA Certified Judges Class, Bentonville, AR.  FMI:  steakcookoffs.com.

June 18, 2022: KCBS Certified BBQ Judging Class, Lethridge, Alberta, Canada. Contact: Dave Little, Phone: 403-328-4491,
Email: [email protected].

June 18, 2022: KCBS Certified BBQ Judging Class & Table Captain Class, Ewa Beach, HI.  Contact: Valentino Curley, Phone: 808-216-5978, Email: [email protected].

June 18, 2022: SCA Certified Judges Class, Dorsten, Germany. FMI:  steakcookoffs.com.

June 18, 2022: SCA Certified Judges Class, Southport, Merseyside, United Kingdom. FMI:  steakcookoffs.com.

June 18, 2022: SCA Certified Judges Class, Victoria Park, Southport, England. FMI:  steakcookoffs.com.

June 23, 2022: KCBS Certified BBQ Judging Class & Table Captain Class, Delta Junction, AK.  Contact: Dana Mock, Phone: 907-750-1004, Email: [email protected].

June 24-26, 2022: Heritage Days BBQ Showdown Judges Class, Belvidere, IL. FMI:  memphisbbqnetwork.com.

July 1, 2022: SCA Certified Judges Class, El Dorado, AR. FMI:  steakcookoffs.com.

July 1, 2022: SCA Certified Judges Class, Mason City, IA. FMI:  steakcookoffs.com.

July 1, 2022: SCA Certified Judges Class, Summerville, SC. FMI:  steakcookoffs.com.

July 15, 2022: SCA Certified Judges Class, Logan, UT. FMI:  steakcookoffs.com.

July 16, 2022: SCA Certified Judges Class, Fort Worth, TX. FMI:  steakcookoffs.com.

July 30, 2022: SCA Certified Judges Class @ Acecot Racecourse, Berkshire, SL5 7JX, England. FMI:  steakcookoffs.com.

Aug. 5, 2022: SCA Certified Judges Class, New Berlin, WI. FMI:  steakcookoffs.com.

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