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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. 

The National Barbecue News is proud to work with the following barbecue organizations to bring you the most complete listing of upcoming barbecue events in the World. 

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

Feb. 27, 2021:  BBQ Pit Stop Steak Competition, (SCA),  St. George, UT.

Mar. 27, 2021:  A La Parrilla Fest 2021, (SCA, KCBS & ToY), Mexicali, MX.

Mar. 27, 2021:  Spring Steak Cookoff, (SCA), Bakersfield, CA.  Contact:  Dan Dinan, Phone:  951-9763-3834, Email:  [email protected].

Apr. 17, 2021:  Golden State Battle III, (KCBS), Hollister, CA.  Contact:  James Palmer, Phone:  714-319-1782, Email:  [email protected].

Apr. 24, 2021:  Smokin in the Hills, Bakersfield, CA.  Contact:  Brett Haas, Phone: 661- 706-9494, Jimmy Amador, Phone:  661- 525-6318, Email:  [email protected].

Apr. 24, 2021:  American BBQ Cook-Off (Texas Style BBQ Competition), Simi Valley, CA.  Contact:  Arvon Lunsford, Phone:  805-285-2618, Email:  [email protected].

May 1, 2021:  Elk Grove Western Festival & BBQ Championship 2021, (KCBS & ToY), Elk Grove, CA.  Contact:  Ed Anhorn, Phone:  916-599-5095, Email:  [email protected].

May 15, 2021:  17th Annual Burnt Offerings BBQ Contest, (KCBS Competitors Series), Riverside, CA.

May 15, 2021:  The BBQHQ Steak Spring Classic 2021, (SCA), Simi Valley, CA.  Contact:  Arvon Lunsford, Phone:  805-285-2618, Email:  [email protected].

May 22, 2021:  BBQ, Boots & Brew, (KCBS & ToY), Perris, CA.  

May 29, 2021:  Big Bear Grill & Chill BBQ Championships 2021, (KCBS & ToY), Big Bear Lake, CA. 

May 30, 2021:  BBQ, Blues & Brews on the Bay, (KCBS & ToY), North Bend, OR.  CANCELED

June 5, 2021:  Horse Town Brew n Que Festival 2021, (KCBS & ToY), Norco, CA. 

June 5, 2021:  Throwdown in the Vineyard 2021, (KCBS & ToY), Murphys, CA.  

June 19, 2021:  Silicon Valley BBQ Championship 2021, (KCBS & ToY), Santa Clara, CA. 

July 17, 2021:  Dixon Grillin & Chillin, (SCA), Dixon, CA.  

July 24-25, 2021:  Clayton BBQ Cook-Off 2021, (KCBS & ToY), Clayton, CA.  

Aug. 7, 2021:  Lassen Annual BBQ Cook-off 2021, (KCBS & ToY), Susanville, CA.  

Aug. 8, 2021:  Best of the Bay Area Rib Cook-Off & Live Music Festival, Antioch, CA.  Contact:  James O’Neal, Phone:  925-384-7310, Email:  [email protected].

Aug. 14, 2021:  Ceres Bands, Brews, & Barbecue Festival, Ceres, CA.  

Aug. 14, 2021:  Summer Classic Steak Cook-off 2021, Simi Valley, CA.  Contact:  Arvon Lunsford, Phone:  805-285-2618, Email:  [email protected].

Aug. 22, 2021:  4th Annual Hudson’s Bay Heritage Days BBQ Cookoff, (KCBS), DuPont, WA.

Aug. 28, 2021:  Hog August Bites 2021, Rio Vista, CA.  

Sept. 18, 2021:  America’s Finest BBQ State Championship 2020, (KCBS & ToY), San Diego, CA.

Sept. 25, 2021:  BBQ in the Glen 2021, Willow Glen (San Jose), CA.

Sept. 25, 2021:  Rogue Caveman Barbecue, (KCBS & ToY), Grants Pass, OR.

Nov. 6, 2021:  Indio CA State BBQ Championship & Festival (KCBS), Indio, CA.

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

2nd Tuesday of Every Month @ 6 pm, Recurring CTBA Meeting, Fat Boys BBQ, Temple, TX. 

Mar. 5-6, 2021:  Joe Kott Post 317 Spring Cookoff Jarrell, TX.  Contact:  DeNette or Dave, 512- 746-5445.  

Apr. 16-17, 2021:  Salado VFD 1st Annual “Up in Smoke” Bar-B-Que Cookoff, Salado, TX.  Contact:  AJ Lopez, Phone:  254-493-1516

 

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

Feb. 26-27, 2021:  Pigz in Z’Hills BBQ & Blues, Zephyrhills, FL.  Contact:  Melanie Monson, Phone:  813-782-1913, Email:  [email protected].  CANCELED 

Mar. 12-13, 2021:  Pig-a-Palooza!, Mulberry, FL.  Contact:  Bonnie Titus, Phone:  831-712-0625, Email:  [email protected].

Mar. 26-27, 2021:  Suncoast BBQ & Bluegrass Bash, Venice, FL.  Contact:  Don Fisher, Phone:  941-809-5232, Email:  [email protected].  CANCELED

Apr. 9-10, 2021:  The 2021 Apopka Proud BBQ Showdown, Apopka, FL.  Contact:  John Hanson, Phone:  352-255-4853, Email:  [email protected].

Apr. 16-17, 2021:  Sturge’s 9th Annual Biker Rally and BBQ Cookoff, Branford, FL.  Contact:  Nick Sturgeon, Phone:  386-361-0831, Email:  [email protected].

Apr. 23-24, 2021:  Grills Gone Wild, Davenport, FL.  Contact:  Katie Fussell, Phone:  863-419-3300 x138, Email:  [email protected].

July 2-3, 2021:  Ribs on the Ridge, Haines City, FL.  Contact:  Lindsaia Johansmeyer, Phone:  863-421-5569, Email:  [email protected].

Sept. 3-4, 2021:  Big Belly BBQ Battle, Davenport, FL.  Contact:  Angela Iversen, Phone:  407-697-4077, Email:  [email protected].

Sept. 24-25, 2021:  Smokin’ in the Pines BBQ Festival, Perry, FL.  Contact:  Dawn Perez, Email:  [email protected].

Oct. 15-16, 2021:  BBQ from the Hart, Bell, FL.  Contact:  Donna Creamer, Phone:  352-210-1827, Email:  [email protected].

Oct. 22-23, 2021:  Rock ‘N’ Brews BBQ Festival, Lake Wales, FL.  Contact:  Kevin DeNell, Phone:  954-465-3804, Email:  [email protected].

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

Mar. 26-27, 2021:  Fire Ant Festival BBQ Bash, Ashburn, GA.  Contact:  Gail Walls, Phone:  229-567-3436, Email:  [email protected].  POSTPONED

Apr. 16-17, 2021:  Barnesville BBQ and Blues Festival, Barnesville, GA.  Contact:  Melissa Lee, Phone:  770-358-5884, Email:  [email protected].

May 7-8, 2021:  Ocilla Soul Man BBQ Competition & Prater Music Festival, Ocilla, GA.  Contact:  Earl Denham, Phone:  229-848-4188, Email:  [email protected].

May 7-8, 2021:  Smoke on the Lake, Acworth, GA.  Contact:  Judy Dooley, Phone:  336-407-5052, Email:  [email protected].

May 7-8, 2021:  Ocilla Soul Man BBQ Competition & Prater Music Festival, Ocilla, GA.  Contact:  Earl Denham, Phone:  229-848-4188, Email:  [email protected].

May 21-22, 2021:  Kennedy Creek BBQ Cookoff, Suches, GA.  Contact:  Claudia Wood, Phone:  478-290-3858, Email:  [email protected].  POSTPONED

Sept. 10-11, 2021:  Doc Holliday BBQ Championship, Griffin, GA.  Contact:  Will Doss, Phone:  770-228-4699, Email:  [email protected].

Sept. 24-25, 2021:  Babes, BBQ, and Blues, Cartersville, GA.  Contact:  Lauren Hether, Phone:  678-721-0203, Email:  [email protected].

Oct. 8-9, 2021:  Rhythm & Ribs BBQ Festival 2021, Tifton, GA.  Contact:  Tyrone Spearman, Phone:  229-386-0216 or Angela Elder, Phone:  229-392-3376.

Oct. 15-16, 2021:  Firehouse BBQ Festival, Donalsonville, GA.  Contact:  Virginia Harrison, Phone:  229-400-3772, Email:  [email protected].

Oct. 22-23, 2021:  Smoke in the Valley, Fort Valley, GA.  Contact:  Chris Smith, Phone:  478-397-5579, Email:  [email protected].

Oct. 29-30, 2021:  Red, White & Blue BBQ (American Legion Post 45), Canton, GA.  Contact:  Jim Lindenmayer, Phone:  678-983-7550, Email:  [email protected].

Nov. 12-13, 2021:  Smokin’ on Blackshear BBQ & Music Festival, Cordele, GA.  Contact:  Linda Hawkins, Phone:  229-276-1004, Email:  [email protected].

Nov. 19-20, 2021:  Dilly Dally in Dooly, Vienna, GA.  Contact:  Rhonda Lamb Heath, Phone:  229-268-8275, Email:  [email protected].

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

Feb. 19-20, 2021:  2nd Annual John Hybner Memorial BBQ Cookoff, Shiner, TX.  Contact:  Jackie Wegener, Phone:  361-594-3852, Email:  [email protected].  POSTPONED

Feb. 19-20, 2021:    Buna Redbud Festival, Buna, TX.  Contact:  Laura Goodman, Phone:  409-659-3095, Email:  [email protected].

Feb. 19-20, 2021:  Smokin for Crisman, Longview, TX.  Contact:  Randy Lancaster, Phone:  903-570-3818, Email:  [email protected].  POSTPONED 2022

Feb. 19-20, 2021:  VFW 8787 Chilly Chili & BBQ Cook-off, Austin, TX.  Contact:  Lisa Hines, Phone:  512-633-6464, Email:  [email protected].  POSTPONED 02/18-19/2022

Feb. 19-20, 2021:  Victoria Livestock Show BBQ Cook-off, Victoria, TX.  Contact:  Heather McBride, Phone:  361-312-3200, Email:  [email protected].  POSTPONED 2022

Feb. 26-27, 2021:  Irving Elks Lodge, Irving, TX.  Contact:  John Gray, Phone:  469-834-7775, Email:  [email protected].

Feb. 26-27, 2021:  Smokin on the Rio, Mercedes, TX.  Contact:  Chuck Sellman, Phone:  956-975-1254, Email:  [email protected].  POSTPONED

Mar. 5-6, 2021:  8th Annual Burning Meat BBQ Cook-Off, Sinton, TX.  Contact:  Jane Gimler, Phone:  361-389-5558, Email:  [email protected].

Mar. 5-6, 2021:  Brews Ewes & BBQ, San Angelo, TX.  Contact:  Monica Ramos, Phone:  325-655-2345, Email:  [email protected].

Mar. 5-6, 2021:  Buck’s 4th Annual Backyard BBQ, Buda, TX.  Contact:  Shane Sanders, Phone:  512-667-8063.

Mar. 5-6, 2021:  Freedom Fest, Concan, TX.  Contact:  Cassandra Perry, Phone:  830-232-6625, Email:  [email protected].

Mar. 5-6, 2021:  Marsh Fest, Winnie, TX.  Contact:  Aimee Chesson, Phone:  409-728-5152, Email:  [email protected].  POSTPONED

Mar. 5-6, 2021:  TTHA’s Bucks & BBQ Cook-off, San Antonio, TX.  Contact:  Jennifer Beaman, Phone:  210-523-8500, Email:  [email protected].  POSTPONED 2022

Mar. 5-6, 2021:  Walnut Springs Rattlesnake BBQ Cookoff, Walnut Springs, TX.  Contact:  Johnnie Billman, Phone:  254-396-0045, Email:  [email protected].

Mar. 12-13, 2021:  25th Annual CHTR BBQ Cook-off, Falls City, TX.  Contact:  Mark Mika, Phone:  830-299-2335, Email:  [email protected].

Mar. 12-13, 2021:  All Fired Up Benefit, Jourdanton, TX.  Contact:  Stephen Wilson, Phone:  830-570-1806, Email:  [email protected].

Mar. 12-13, 2021:  Daryl’s Place Annual Cookoff, Santa Fe, TX.  Contact:  Daryl Nidiffer, Phone:  832-264-9894, Email:  [email protected].

Mar. 12-13, 2021:  Elgin VFW 6115, Elgin, TX.  Contact:  Rebecca Madrid, Phone:  512-285-2300, Email:  [email protected].

Mar. 12-13, 2021:  Guns & Hoses Cooking for Kids, Wichita Falls, TX.  Contact:  John Spragins, Phone:  940-733-8379, Email:  [email protected].  POSTPONED 03/2022

Mar. 12-13, 2021:  Happy Birthday Texas Fest, San Benito, TX.  Contact:  Carolina Garza, Phone:  956-245-4202, Email:  [email protected].  POSTPONED

Mar. 12-13, 2021:  Iola VFD 8th Annual Fundraise Cookoff, Iola, TX.  Contact:  Betty Moore, Phone:  512-539-6792, Email:  [email protected].

Mar. 12-13, 2021:  Kaufman County Jr Livestock Show BBQ, Kaufman, TX.  Contact:  James Hines, Phone:  972-965-3719, Email:  [email protected].

Mar. 19-20, 2021:  Boomtown Shootout, Burkburnett, TX.  Contact:  Steve Bowlin, Phone:  940-249-2821, Email:  [email protected].

Mar. 19-20, 2021:  Brazos County VFW Post 4692, Bryan, TX.  Contact:  Gary Heldenbrand, Phone:   979-219-4904, Email:  [email protected].

Mar. 19-20, 2021:  Grenau BBQ Cookoff, Yorktown, TX.  Contact:  Dianna Metting, Phone:  361-491-1217, Email:  [email protected].

Mar. 19-20, 2021:  Richard Reeves Memorial 2021, Fort Stockton, TX.  Contact:  Jimmy Stephens, Phone:  432-290-0124, Email:  [email protected].

Mar. 19-20, 2021:  TX BBQ Throwdown, Hempstead, TX.  Contact: Dustin Standley, Phone:  281-924-6357, Email:  [email protected].

Mar. 19-20, 2021:  West Volunteer Fire Department, West, TX.  Contact:  George Nors, Phone:  254-709-7387, Email:  [email protected].  POSTPONED

Mar. 26-27, 2021:  ABC Pro Rodeo BBQ Cook-Off, Levelland, TX.  Contact:  Scott Taylor, Phone:  806-983-4701, Email:  [email protected].

Mar. 26-27, 2021:  AGC Houston BBQ Cook-off, Pasadena, TX.  Contact:  Tamara Hancock, Phone:  713-843-3771, Email:  [email protected].  POSTPONED 06/18-19/2021

Mar. 26-27, 2021:  Cindy Riehs Memorial Cook-off, Inez, TX.  Contact:  Chantel Riehs, Phone:  361-571-4240, Email:  [email protected].  POSTPONED 2022

Mar. 26-27, 2021:  Cleveland Livestock Show BBQ Cook-off, Cleveland, TX.  Contact:  Angela Turner, Phone:  281-797-8844, Email:  [email protected].

Mar. 26-27, 2021:  Fort Worth Cops 4 Kids, Fort Worth, TX.  Contact:  James Novak, Phone:  682-201-6433, Email: [email protected].  POSTPONED 03/25-26/2022

Mar. 26-27, 2021:  Stockdale C of C 3rd Annual Just Ranchin Rodeo and BBQ Cook-off, Stockdale, TX.  Contact:  Wesley Hodge, Phone:  830-534-2460, Email:  [email protected].

Apr. 2-3, 2021:  La Vedera BBQ Cookoff, Lamesa, TX.  Contact:  Adam Cantu, Phone:  806-239-5921, Email:  [email protected].  POSTPONED 2022

Apr. 2-3, 2021:  Luling Oilfield Museum Roughneck Chili & BBQ Cook-Off, Luling, TX.  Contact:  Trey Bailey, Phone:  830-875-1922, Email:  [email protected]POSTPONED 2022

Apr. 9-10, 2021:  2021 Buffalo Wing Cook-Off, Lubbock, TX.  Contact:  Matt O’Sullivan, Phone:  806-747-3353, Email:  [email protected].

Apr. 9-10, 2021:  4-H Goes to DC, Cleburne, TX.  Contact:  Pamela Berndt, Phone:  817-832-6253, Email:  [email protected].  POSTPONED 08/27-08/28/2021

Apr. 9-10, 2021:  8th Annual Neals Lodges BBQ Cook-Off, Concan, TX.  Contact:  Jackie Simmonds, Phone:  830-232-6118, Email: [email protected].

Apr. 9-10, 2021:  Annual Papalote VFD Cook-Off, Sinton, TX.  Contact:  Lee Garza, Phone:  361-742-9662.

Apr. 9-10, 2021:  CarFest, San Antonio, TX.  Contact:  David Bippert, Phone:  210-381-8617, Email:  [email protected].

Apr. 9-10, 2021:  Hamilton ISD Band Cookoff, Hamilton, TX.  Contact:  Melissa Medina, Phone:  254-386-4376, Email:  [email protected].

Apr. 9-10, 2021:  Marina Village Resort, Trinity, TX.  Contact:  Melissa Bradley, Phone:  936-594-0149 #2Email:  [email protected].

Apr. 9-10, 2021:  Risk It for the Brisket, Gilmer, TX.  Contact:  Anna Conlan, Phone:  512-663-2308, Email:  [email protected].

Apr. 16-17, 2021:  3rd Annual Valeria Jasso Memorial Cookoff, Diboll, TX.  Contact:  Ramior Jasso, Phone:  936-676-1135, Email: [email protected].

Apr. 16-17, 2021:  Fire in the Hole Cook-off, Somerset, TX.  Contact:  Oscar Hernandez, Phone:  210-844-0742, Email:  [email protected].

Apr. 16-17, 2021:  Orange Grove VFD Cookoff, Orange Grove, TX.  Contact:  Scotty Herschap, Email:  [email protected].

Apr. 16-17, 2021:  Sumthing’s Burning BBQ Cookoff, Clifton, TX.  Contact:  Lisa Dromgoole, Phone:  254-266-1859, Email:  [email protected].

Apr. 16-17, 2021:  Terrell Heritage Jubilee, Terrell, TX.  Contact:  Dora Trejo, Phone:  972-563-5703.

Apr. 16-17, 2021:  Texas Shoot Out, Andrews, TX.  Contact:  Blake Roberts, Phone:  432-413-9666, Email:  [email protected].  POSTPONED

Apr. 16-17, 2021:  Turkey Fest, Henrietta, TX.  Contact:  Melissa Roberson, Phone:  940-733-7944, Email:  [email protected].

Apr. 23-24, 2021:  Bexar County Jr Livestock Show BBQ Cook-Off, San Antonio, TX.  Contact:  Roger Pena, Phone:  210-416-2458, Email:  [email protected].

Apr. 23-24, 2021:  Buda County Fair and BBQ Cookoff, Buda, TX.  Contact:  Frankie Hoch, Phone:  512-971-0355, Email:  [email protected].  POSTPONED 2022

Apr. 23-24, 2021:  Freedom Is Not Free Cook Off, Granbury, TX. Contact:  John Joffrion, Phone:  817-573-9350, Email:  [email protected]

Apr. 23-24, 2021:  Lonestar Pony Express, Montgomery, TX.  Contact:  Jeff Tollert, Phone:  281-974-6948, Email:  [email protected].

Apr. 23-24, 2021:  Smoke on the Water, Port Neches, TX.  Contact:  Brandon White, Phone:  409-797-4407, Email:  [email protected].

Apr. 23-24, 2021:  Wild Horse Desert Round-Up, Bishop, TX.  Contact:  Judy Gonzalez, Phone:  956-202-2678, Email:  [email protected].

Apr. 30-May 1, 2021:  14th Ever Chigger Hill Cook-Off, Huntsville, TX.  Contact:  Susan Giroux, Phone:  936-661-2330, Email:  [email protected].

Apr. 30-May 1, 2021:  2021 Eastside Cinco de Drinco Cook-Off, Houston, TX.  Contact:  Alfredo Salinas, Phone:  504-343-1354, Email:  [email protected].

Apr. 30-May 1, 2021:  Champions Kids Camp, Spring, TX.  Contact:  Ellen Cole, Phone:  713-829-2508, Email:  [email protected].

Apr. 30-May 1, 2021:  Cinco de Mayo Cook-Off, Goliad, TX.  Contact:  Edward Garcia, Phone:  361-813-1410.

Apr. 30-May 1, 2021:  Knights of Columbus #6269 Carnivore Cook-Off, Arlington, TX.  Contact:  David Lara, Phone:  817-233-4533, Email: [email protected].

Apr. 30-May 1, 2021:  League City Music Fest, League City, TX.  Contact:  Ryan Smith, Phone:  281-910-3080, Email:  [email protected].  POSTPONED 09/17-19, 2021

Apr. 30-May 1, 2021:  Mark Blondin, Fort Worth, TX.  Contact:  Mark Miller, Phone:  817-360-6904, Email:  [email protected].

May 7-8, 2021:  2021 Kyle Fajita Festival, Kyle, TX.  Contact:  Sarah Watson, Phone:  512-938-8098, Email:  [email protected].

May 7-8, 2021:  Aransas County Boys & Girls Club, Rockport, TX.  Contact:  Ronnie Medina, Phone:  361-557-1051, Email:  [email protected].

May 7-8, 2021:  Butterfield Stage Days, Bridgeport, TX.  Contact:  City Hall, Phone:  940-683-3411, Email:  [email protected].

May 7-8, 2021:  Ropin-at-the-River, Pleasanton, TX.  Contact:  Justin Menchaca, Phone:  830-480-4651, Email:  [email protected].

May 7-8, 2021:  Tiki Hutt Bar and Grill Summer Cook-off, Baytown, TX.  Contact:  Wally Garcia, Phone:  281-739-1092, Email:  [email protected].

May 7-8, 2021:  Yaga’s Wild Game and BBQ Cookoff, Galveston, TX.  Contact:  Mike Dunn, Phone:  409-789-3357, Email:  [email protected].  POSTPONED

May 8, 2021:  BOD Meeting, Kerrville, TX.  Contact:  Dawn Mason, Phone:  512-806-3287, Email:  [email protected]

May 14-15, 2021:  107.3 The Bull BBQ Cook-off, Robstown, TX.  Contact:  Scott Wiggins, Phone:  361-814-3800, Email:  [email protected].  POSTPONED 2022

May 14-15, 2021:  29th Annual Jourdanton VFD Cook-off, Jourdanton, TX.  Contact:  Amy Martinez, Phone:  210-482-9752, Email:  [email protected].

May 14-15, 2021:  5th Annual Austin Matura Scholarship BBQ Cookoff, East Bernard, TX.  Contact:  Kirk Matura, Phone:  979-533-0106, Email:  [email protected].

May 14-15, 2021:  Charcoal Challenge, Giddings, TX.  Contact:  Betty Petzold, Phone:  979-820-19552, Email:  [email protected]. POSTPONED MAY 2022

May 14-15, 2021:  East Texas Arboretum Cookoff, Athens, TX.  Contact:  Larry Russell, Phone:  903-368-0030, Email:  [email protected].

May 14-15, 2021:  Fort Worth Stock Show Syndicate Smokedown, Fort Worth, TX.  Contact:  Andy Eldridge, Phone:  405-202-0740, Email:  [email protected].  POSTPONED SPRING 2022

May 14-15, 2021:  Wimberley Blues and BBQ Cook-off, Wimberley, TX.  Contact:  Craig Calley, Phone:  512-757-3158, Email:  [email protected].

Mar. 21-22, 2021:  Coleto Creek BBQ Assn 10th Annual Cook-off, El Campo, TX.  Contact:  Stephanie Schuckenbrock, Phone:  361-564-8677, Email:  [email protected].

Mar. 21-22, 2021:  The Twisted Turtle Cook-off, Hempstead, TX.  Contact:  David Warren, Phone:  936-727-9442, Email:  [email protected].

May 28-29, 2021:  Cody Dragoo Memorial Cook-off, West, TX.  Contact:  Ranae Knust, Phone:  254-716-2262, Email:  [email protected].

May 28-29, 2021:  Cookin for Chayah, Beeville, TX.  Contact:  Rose Simola, Phone:  832-788-6974, Email:  [email protected].

May 28-29, 2021:  Veterans Memorial Gulf Coast Cookoff by Veterans of America Chapter 685, Hitchcock (Galveston County), TX.  Contact:  James Flex, Phone:  832-285-2008, Email:  [email protected].  POSTPONED 05/27-28/2022

June 4-5, 2021: Beers, Bands, and BBQ Bazaar, San Angelo, TX.  Contact:  Tamie Tibbs, Phone:  325-947-0899, Email:  [email protected].

June 4-5, 2021:  CVFD BBQ, Covington, TX.  Contact:  Shalest Karlicek, Phone:  254-205-8035, Email:  [email protected].

June 4-5, 2021:  Shivaree Up in Smoke Cook-Off, Gatesville, TX.  Contact:  Monica Hinds, Phone:  817-823-9030, Email:  [email protected].

June 11-12, 2021:  2nd Annual CookOff, Wichita Falls, TX.  Contact:  Dennis Taylor, Phone:  940-733-8370, Email:  [email protected].

June 11-12, 2021:  Columbus Annual June Cook-off, Columbus, TX.  Contact:  Fausta Kasier, Phone:  979-732-1386, Email: [email protected].

June 11-12, 2021:  Cookin’ Up a Cure State Championship, New Braunfels, TX.  Contact:  Diana Tomlin, Phone:  830-515-6679, Email:  [email protected].

June 11-12, 2021:  Great American Cook-off, Brownfield, TX.  Contact:  Justin Hesse, Phone:  Email:  806-236-0362, Email:  [email protected].

June 11-12, 2021:  Joe Davis Scholarship BBQ Cook-off, Hempstead, TX.  Contact:  John Caine, Phone:  832-228-0206,  Email:  [email protected]

June 11-12, 2021:  LLano VFD Annual BBQ Cook-Off, Llano, TX.  Contact:  Joey Gunnels, Phone:  325-248-3408, Email:  [email protected].

June 11-12, 2021:  Wills Point Back the Blue, Wills Point, TX.  Contact:  Lonnie Carroll, Phone:  903-453-7183, Email:  [email protected].

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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

Feb.19-21, 2021:  Premier Communications – BBQ Shoot Out Day 1 & 2, Raleigh, NC.   Contact:  Bob Johanns, Phone:  919-656-6446, Email:  [email protected].

Mar. 5-6, 2021:  Sip & Swing BBQ Festival, Lawrenceville, GA.  Contact:  Jim Lloyd, Phone: 404-683-1549
Email: [email protected].

Mar. 12-13, 2021:  American Royal Backyard and Steak Contest (Competitor’s Series), Kansas City, MO.  Contact:  Eric Pew, Phone: 816-221-9800, Email: [email protected].

Mar. 12-13, 2021:  Rufus Teague BBQ Throwdown – Pirateland, Myrtle Beach, SC.  Contact:  Bob Johanns, Phone: 919-656-6446, Email: [email protected].

Mar. 12-13, 2021:  Foley BBQ & Blues Cook-Off (Backyard Only), Foley, AL.  Contact:  Kylee Raulerson, Phone: 251-943-5590, Email: [email protected].

Mar. 19-20, 2021:  Smoke on the Shores BBQ Championship, Lebanon, TN.  Contact:  Jason Cole, Phone: 615-219-9590, Email: [email protected].

Mar. 19-20, 2021:  Smokin in the Square, Pensacola, FL.  Contact:  Ivan Delabruere, Phone: 850-516-2622,
Email: [email protected].  CANCELED

Mar. 19-20, 2021:  Rufus Teague BBQ Throwdown – Dorchester Shrine, Summerville, SC.  Contact:  Bob Johanns, Phone: 919-656-6446, Email: [email protected].

Mar. 19-21, 2021:  3rd Annual Qlathe BBQ Championship, Olathe, KS.  Contact:  Chris Stewart, Phone: 913-971-8605, Email: [email protected].

Mar. 19-21, 2021:  Firelake BBQ Cook-Off  – Day 1 & 2, Shawnee, OK.  Contact:  Jason Boyce. Phone: 405-878-4850 ext 2026,
Email: [email protected].

Mar. 19-20, 2021:  Firelake BBQ Cook-Off – One Meat Contest Ribs, Shawnee, OK.  Contact:  Jason Boyce. Phone: 405-878-4850 ext 2026, Email: [email protected].

Mar. 26-28, 2021:  BBQ Gives Back Day 1 & 2, Urbanna, VA.  Contact:  Mary Jones,  Phone: 804-467-3558,
Email: [email protected].

Mar. 26-27, 2021:  A La Parrilla Fest 2021, Mexicali, Mexico.  Contact:  Tomas Siqueiros, Phone: +52-686-113-2039,
Email: [email protected].

Mar. 26-27, 2021:  Kickin It Route 66 Barbeque Challenge, St. Roberts, MO.  Contact:  Anita Ivey, Phone: 573-451-2000 ext 1112,Email: [email protected].

Mar. 27-28, 2021:  Glowing Austria 2021, Wels, Austria.  Contact:  Dobernig Alexander, Phone: +43 676 9003109,
Email: [email protected].

Mar. 27-28, 2021:  Mother Road BBQ Competition, Waynesville, MO.  Contact:  BJ Benton, Phone: 573-433-4196,
Email: [email protected].

Apr. 2-3, 2021:  Blazathon, Stillwater, OK.  Contact:   Chad Duncan, Phone: 405-880-4514, Email: [email protected].  CANCELED

Apr. 9-10, 2021:  Smoke in the Spring, Osage City, KS. Contact:  Corey Linton, Phone: 785-806-8911,
Email: [email protected].

Apr. 9-10, 2021:  CCS Fest, Indianapolis, IN.  Contact:  Aaron McCreery, Phone: 317-498-3812,
Email: [email protected].

Apr. 9-10, 2021:  The Ironman, Greencastle, PA.  Contact:  Tyler Bloom, Phone: 204-439-4778,
Email: [email protected].  CANCELED

Apr. 9-10, 2021:  Smokin’ For Down Syndrome (Formally Bull Moose), Collierville, TN.  Contact:  Marvin Hurley, Phone: 901-282-6138, Email: [email protected].

Apr. 9-10, 2021:  Boss of the Sauce BBQ Festival, Jacksonville, FL.  Contact:  Eric Livingston,  Phone: 904-360-4527, Email: [email protected].

Apr. 9-10, 2021:  Smoke on the Falls, Gadsden, AL.  Contact:  Janet Tarrance, Phone: 256-549-4658,
Email: [email protected].

Apr. 9-10, 2021:  Rod Trowbridge Memorial Cook Airfield Flyin Cook-Off (Backyard Only), Derby, KS.  Contact:   Lee Noel,
Phone: 316-204-7637.

Apr. 16-17, 2021:  Pork-A-Palooza, Weatherford, OK.  Contact:  Jarred Jones, Phone: 580-305-9900,
Email: [email protected].

Apr. 16-17, 2021:  Smoke in the Valley, Linn Valley, KS.  Contact:  Mark Hough, Phone: 214-684-4524,
Email: [email protected].

Apr. 16-18, 2021:  Interstate BBQ Festival-Day 1 & Day 2, Hagerstown, MD.  Contact:  Rob Immer, Phone: 301-991-2373,
Email: [email protected]

Apr. 16-17, 2021:  The Golden State Battle III, Hollister, CA.  Contact:  James Palmer, Phone: 714-319-1782,
Email: [email protected].

Apr. 16-17, 2021:  Rufus Teague BBQ Throwdown – Pine Ridge, Roebuck, SC.  Contact:  Bob Johanns,
Phone: 919-656-6446, Email: [email protected].

Apr 17, 2021:  Fire at the Foothills (Backyard Only), Chelsea, AL.  Contact:  Scott Weygand, Phone: 205-678-4410,
Email: [email protected].

Apr. 23-24, 2021:  Southaven Springfest, Southaven, MS.  Contact:  Brenda Orozco, Phone: 901-800-7907,
Email: [email protected].  POSTPONED

Apr. 23-24, 2021:  Marietta River City BBQ, Marietta, OH.  Contact:  Emmeline Wharton, Phone: 740-629-7139,
Email: [email protected].

Apr. 23-24, 2021:  Smoke on the Water Festival (Backyard Only), Florence, AL.  Contact:  Myron Berry, Phone: 256-740-9636, Email: [email protected].

Apr. 23-24, 2021:  WashMo BBQ, Bike, & Blues, Washington, MO.  Contact:  Cassidy Lowery, Phone: 636-239-1743, Email: [email protected].

Apr. 23-24, 2021:  Mark Twain Casino BBQ Cook-Off, LaGrange, MO.  Contact:  Darcy Buckwater, Phone: 573-655-4770, Email: [email protected].  CANCELED

Apr. 23-24, 2021:  World Championship Hot Wing Contest and Festival (Competitor’s Series), Memphis, TN.  Contact:  Paul Gagliano, Phone: 901-949-2596, Email: [email protected].  

Apr. 23-24, 2021:  The Great Wisconsin Tune-Up, Manawa, WI.  Contact:  Brenda Vander Zanden, Phone: 920-427-6814, Email: [email protected]CANCELED

Apr. 23-24, 2021:  Ozarks BBQ Fest, Springfield, MO.  Contact:  Larry Krauck, Phone: 417-833-2660, Email: larr[email protected].

Apr. 23-24, 2021:  16th Annual HANOR Smokin’ Red Dirt BBQ Enid, OK.  Contact:  Lynn Benkendorf,
Phone: 580-554-5995, Email: [email protected].

Apr. 23-25, 2021:  New Jersey KnoQ-Out (Campground BBQ Series), Day 1 & 2, Blairstown, NJ.  Contact:  Jeremy Garrett, Phone: 802-244-8994, Email: [email protected].

Apr. 23-24, 2021:  3rd Wild King BBQ Contest, Tirol, Austria.  Contact:  Franz Groessing, Phone: +43 669 3918555,
Email: [email protected]

Apr. 24-25, 2021:  KCBS Greekfire Festival 2021, Reichshof, Germany.  Contact:  Markus Bondorf, Phone: +491737150816, Email: [email protected].

Apr. 30-May 1, 2021:  8th Annual BBQ Throwdown, Show Low, AZ.  Contact:  John Leech, Phone: 928-205-9791,
Email: [email protected].  CANCELED

Apr. 30-May 1, 2021:  City of Springs BBQ Championship, Sulphur, OK.  Contact:  Garrett Leverridge, Phone: 580-618-0950, Email: [email protected].

Apr. 30-May 1, 2021:  Elk Grove Western Festival and BBQ Championship, Elk Grove, CA.  Contact:  Ed Anhorn,  Phone: 916-599-5095, Email: [email protected].

Apr. 30-May 2, 2021:  Jiggy with the Piggy (Day 1 & Day 2), Kannapolis, NC.  Contact:  Eddie Smith, Phone: 980-521-0683,
Email: [email protected].

Apr. 30-May 1, 2021:  Route 66 Smoke Out, Dwight, IL.  Contact:  Rodney Connors, Phone: 815-374-0364,
Email: [email protected]

Apr. 30-May 1, 2021:  39th Annual Kennett Jaycees Show Me State BBQ Cook-Off, Kennett, MO.  Contact: Lee Atwill, Phone: 573-344-1711, Email: [email protected].

Apr. 30-May 1, 2021:  NYC BBQ Cookoff, Staten Island, NY.  Contact:  Jessica Phillips, Phone: 718-351-1611,
Email: [email protected].  CANCELED

Apr. 30-May 1, 2021:  Hog Wild BBQ Cook-Off, Kids Que, and Family Festival, Brookhaven, MS.  Contact:  Adam Wallace, Phone: 601-757-2826, Email: [email protected].

Apr. 30-May 1, 2021:  UMB Smokin Vault BBQ Contest (Invitational Competitor’s Series), Kansas City, MO.  Contact:  Stacy Lykins, Email: [email protected].  CANCELED

May 1-2, 2021:  Smoke on the Water, Liberty, IN.  Contact:  Carl Sharp, Phone: 765-458-5574, Email: [email protected].

May 1-2, 2021:  Spit in the Hills, Chidlow, Western Australia.  Contact:  Fran Berry,  Phone: 61 0417530500,
Email: [email protected].

May 1-2, 2021:  Longhorn BBQ, Broerup, Denmark.  Contact:  Jesper Christensen, Phone: +45 304 844 99,
Email: [email protected].

May 1-2, 2021:  7th BBQ Bulls Championship Salzburg 2021, Salzburg, Austria.  Contact:  Helmut Karl, Phone: +436767501528,
Email: [email protected].

May 7-8, 2021:  Bixby Rotary BBQ’N Blues Festival, Bixby, OK.  Contact:  Kim Miller, Phone: 918-366-8000,
Email: [email protected].

May 7-8, 2021:  Wild West BBQ Cook-Off, Lamar, CO.  Contact:  Diane Pool, Phone: 719-688-0870, Email: [email protected].

May 7-8, 2021:  Rufus Teague BBQ Throwdown – Franklin, Franklin, NC.  Contact:   Bob Johanns,  Phone: 919-656-6446,
Email: [email protected].

May 7-8, 2021:  Minnesota in May, Cambridge, MN.  Contact:  Stan or Tonia Dobosenski, Email: [email protected].

May 7-8, 2021:  Minnesota in May -One Meat Contest – Ribs, Cambridge, MN.  Contact:  Stan or Tonia Dobosenski,
Email: [email protected].

May 8, 2021:  Dr. George Smith BBQ Brawl (Competitors Series), Murfreesboro, TN.  Contact:  Bill Taylor, Phone: 615-294-5752, Email: [email protected].

May 8-9, 2021:  Beer, Fries, & BBQ VII, Hasselt, Belgium.  Contact:  Wim Bloeman, Phone: +32 496 72 48 45, Email: [email protected]

May 14-15, 2021:  Smokin’ on the Buffalo BBQ Brawl (Day 1 & Day 2), Mannington, WV.  Contact:  Sara Reel, Phone: 304-677-3439, Email: [email protected].

May 14-15, 2021:  Twin Valley Fire and Smoke, Morgantown, PA.  Contact:  Sandy Fulton, Phone: 410-726-1881,
Email: [email protected].

May 14-15, 2021:  Ribs on the River, Louisana, MO.  Contact:  Susan Fregeau, Phone: 630-269-0285, Email: [email protected].

May 14-15, 2021:  17th Annual Burnt Offerings BBQ Contest (Competitors Series), Riverside, CA.  Contact:  James Palmer,
Phone: 714-367-1505, Email: [email protected].

May 14-15, 2021:  Sunset Hill Kansas City Barbecue Competition, Valparaiso, IN.  Contact:  Madison Binkowski, Phone: 219-548-0219, Email: madison.[email protected].  CANCELED

May 14-15, 2021:  Sevierville’s Bloomin’ BBQ & Bluegrass Festival, Sevierville, TN.  Contact:  Daniel Young, Phone: 865-453-6411, Email: [email protected].

May 14-15, 2021:  Boss Hog State Championship Cook-Off, Waynesboro, GA.  Contact:  Elizabeth Billips, Phone: 706-551-0729,
Email: [email protected]

May 14-16, 2021:  Mark Marley’s Go Big or Go Home BBQ Bash (Day 1 & Day 2), Plainview, TX.  Contact:  RaeAnne Warren,
Phone: 806-292-3288, Email: [email protected].

May 14-15, 2021:  Lakeland Pig Festival, Lakeland, FL.  Contact:  Donovan Tinsley, Phone: 863-221-1502,
Email: [email protected].

May 14-15, 2021:  Rockin’ BBQ (Day 1 & Day 2), Warsaw, IN.  Contact:  Jeanette Wood, Phone: 574-269-1823,
Email: [email protected].

May 15-16, 2021:  Transylvanian BBQ Festival 2nd Edition, Olteni, Covasana County, Romania.  Contact:  Szidonia Fazakas-Csoma, Phone: +40 746 110 766, Email: [email protected].

May 15-16, 2021:  Twin Smoke, Vilnius, Lithuania.  Contact:  Nerijus Navickas, Phone: +447830310848, Email: [email protected].

May 21-22, 2021:  Twin States Barbecue Showdown (Backyard Only), Meridian, MS.  Contact:  Cara Shirley, Phone: 601-693-2661, Email:  [email protected].

May 21-22, 2021:  BBQ, Boots & Brew, Perris, CA.  Contact:  Sarah Harty, Phone: 951-805-7546, Email: [email protected].

May 22-23, 2021:  Tony Stone BBQ Competition, Hoofddorp, Netherlands.  Contact:  Harry Havinga, Phone: +31610568568,
Email: [email protected].

May 22-23, 2021:  Capital BBQ Festival, Ottawa, Ontario.  Contact:  John Thomson, Phone: 613-986-5375, Email: [email protected].

May 28-29, 2021:  Brew’n’Q Open, Coalville, Leicestershire, United Kingdom.  Contact:  Scott Lane, Phone: +447759678774,
Email: [email protected].

May 28-29, 2021:  9th Annual Valley Veterans BBQ Competition, Valley, NE.  Contact:  Doug Eggen, Phone: 402- 669-7951,
Email: [email protected].

May 28-29, 2021:  Big Bear Grill & Chill BBQ Championships, Big Bear Lake, CA.  Contact::  Robert Stouffer, Phone: 951-961-6190, Email: [email protected].

May 28-29, 2021:  9th Annual Smokin on the Lake, Monroe City, MO.  Contact:  Rebecca Watson, Phone: 573-735-9422,
Email: [email protected].  POSTPONED

May 28-29, 2021:  The Great Georgia BBQ Festival, Cumming, GA.  Contact:  Stan Kaminski, Phone: 770-363-0894,
Email: [email protected].

May 28-30, 2021:  Red, White, & B-B-Q (Day 1 &  Day 2), Westmont, IL.  Contact:  Chris Svitak, Phone: 630-768-1619,
Email: [email protected].

May 28-29, 2021:  Hadi ShrinersFest, Evansville, IL.  Contact:  Roger Fuchs, Phone: 812-449-1372, Email: [email protected].

May 29-30, 2021:  Brew’n’Q Invitational, Coalville, Leicestershire, United Kingdom.  Contact:  Scott Lane, Phone: +447759678774,
Email: [email protected].  CANCELED

MAY 29-30, 2021:  Porkapalooza BBQ Festival, Sherwood Park, Alberta, Canada.  Contact:  Russell Bird, Phone: 780-400-4426,
Email: [email protected].

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

Feb. 19-20, 2021:  City Limits Club, Stephenville, TX.  CANCELED

Mar. 5-7, 2021:  Austin Rodeo, Austin, TX.   CANCELED

Mar. 5-6, 2021:  VFW 8315, Schertz, TX.  POSTPONED

Mar. 12-13, 2021:  Spicewood City Center 8th Annual BBQ & Chili Cook-Off, Spicewood, TX.  Contact:  Craig Schlicke, Phone:  512-507-9089, Email:  [email protected].

Mar. 12-13, 2021:  Sweetwater Jaycees Rattlesnake Roundup, Sweetwater, TX.

Mar. 19-20, 2021:  Barnyard Cook-off, Weatherford, TX.

Mar. 19-20, 2021:  LaGrange TX.  

Mar. 19-20, 2021:  Clear Lake Elks Lodge #2322 Barbecue Cook-Off, Kemah, TX.  Contact:  Jim Ott, Phone:  713-829-2199, Email:  [email protected].

Mar. 19-20, 2021:  Annual Sims Strong Benefit & BBQ Cookoff, Liberty Hill, TX.  Contact:  Charity Thornton, Phone:  512-630-5677.

Mar. 28-29, 2021:    51st Annual Texas Men’s State Chili Championship, Granite Shoals, TX.  Contact:  Craig Schlicke, Phone:  512-507-9089, Email:  [email protected].

 

 

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

Apr. 9-10, 2021:  Atoka BBQ Fest, Atoka, TN.  Contact: Dorothy Isbell, Phone: 901-288-8596, Email: [email protected].

June 4-5, 2021:  Porkerfest BBQ Competition, Atlanta, GA.  Contact:  Andrew Stringfellow, Jr., Phone: 229-429-1507/770-882-7789, Email: [email protected].

July 23-24, 2021:  Smoke on the Mountain BBQ Contest, Galax, VA.  Contact:  Michael Stevens, Phone:  376-236-2184, Email:  s[email protected].

Sept. 25-26, 2021:  The Great Ruleville Roast, Ruleville, MS.  Contact:  Elise Jenkins, Phone: 662-719-1675, Email: [email protected].

Oct. 8-9, 2021:  MS Delta State Championship/Cleveland Octoberfest, Cleveland, MS.  Contact:  Elise Jenkins, Phone (Cell): 662-719-1675, Email: [email protected].

Oct. 16-17, 2021:  Delta Hot Tamale Festival, Greenville, MS.  Check back for further info.

Oct. 22-23, 2021:  Bolivar BBQ Blowout, Bolivar, TN.  Contact:   Suzanne Rhea, Phone: 731-609-1568, Email: [email protected]

 

 

 

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

Feb. 19-21, 2021:  Premiere Communications – BBQ Shoot Out Double, Raliegh, NC.

Mar. 26-28, 2021:  BBQ Gives Back – Double, Urbanna, VA.

Apr. 16-18, 2021:  Interstate BBQ Festival – Double, Hagerstown, MD.

Apr. 23-25, 2021:  New Jersey KnoQ-out (Campground BBQ Series) – Double, Blairstown, NJ.

Apr. 30 – May 2, 2021:  Jiggy with the Piggy Double, Kannapolis, NC.  POSTPONED

May 7-8, 2021:  Rufus Teague BBQ Throwdown – Franklin, Franklin, NC.

May 14-15, 2021:  Twin Valley Fire and Smoke BBQ Competition, Morgantown, PA.

May 14-16, 2021:  Smokin on the Buffalo Barbecue Brawl – Double, Mannington, WV.

June 11-12, 2021:  Separation Day Colonial BBQ, New Castle, DE.

June 25-26, 2021:  Covington Cork and Pork Festival, Covington, VA.

 

 

 

 

 

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

May 7, 2021:  Minnesota in May – Compart Kid’s Que, Cambridge, MN.

May 8, 2021:  Minnesota in May – Master’s Series Contest, Cambridge, MN.  

May 8, 2021:  Minnesota in May – Backyard Contest, Cambridge, MN.

June 11, 2021:  Bring’n Home the Bacon – Masters, West Salem, WI.

June 11, 2021:  Bring’n Home the Bacon – Backyard, West Salem, WI.

Aug. 7, 2021:  B-Dale BBQ Contest, Roseville, MN.

Aug. 21, 2021:  Boomer Backyard BBQ Cookoff, Canton, MN.  

Aug. 20, 2021:  Big Island BBQ – Masters Series, Albert Lea, MN.  

Aug. 22, 2021:  Big Island BBQ (BIB) – Backyard, Albert Lea, MN.  

 

 

 

 

 

For More Information, visit the National Barbecue & Grilling Association at  www.NBBQA.org or phone (360) 670-0194.  

Feb. 17, 2021:  Legends of BBQ, 7pm EST.  

 

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

Feb. 15, 2021:  NEBS Monthly Board of Directors Meeting.  

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

Mar. 20-21, 2021:  First Annual Famous Dave’s Washington State BBQ Championship, Puyallup, WA.  

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

Mar. 5-6, 2021:  Cook-N-Park, Cottageville, SC.  Contact:  Sandy Nettles, Phone:  843-297-9085, Email:  [email protected].

Mar. 12-13, 2021:  Doko Ribfest In The Park, Blythewood, SC.  Contact:  Phil Frye, Phone:  803-403-6769, Email: [email protected].

Apr. 2-3, 2021:  Smoke On The Beach, Myrtle Beach, SC.  Contact:  Rusty Watson, Phone:  843-685-5540, Email:  [email protected].

Apr. 9-10, 2021:  Clinton Smokin’ On The Rails, Clinton, SC.  Contact:  Kevin Hawkins, Phone:  864-200-4510, Email:  [email protected].

Apr. 16-17, 2021:  Newberry Pork in the Park, Newberry, SC.  Contact:  Mary Alex Kopp, Phone:  803-321-3881, Email:  [email protected]

Apr. 23-24, 2020:  OMAR Hillbilles Outhouse BBQ Cook-Off, Moncks Corner, SC.  Contact:  Paul Port, Phone:  843-499-2720, Email:  [email protected] or Greg Hardee, Phone:  843-364-5595, Email:  [email protected].

 

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

Feb. 20, 2021:  The BBQHQ American BBQ Cookoff (Double), Simi Valley, CA.

Feb. 20, 2021:  Texas Steak Showdown Steak Cookoff (Double), Fort Worth, TX.

Feb. 20, 2021:  Sweet Swine O’Mine Steak Cookoff (Double), Byhalia, MS.

Feb. 20, 2021:  Best Damn BBQ Sauce’s (Double), (SCA & WFC Burger Challenge), Dayton, OR.

Feb. 27, 2021:  BBQ Pit Stop Steak Championship Series, George, UT.

Feb. 27, 2021:  A-Town Hammer Down (Double) Steak Cookoff, Amarillo, TX.

Mar. 6, 2021:  5th Annual Collard Green Festival Steak Cookoff, Evergreen, AL.

Mar. 7, 2021:  North Florida Eggfest Steak Cookoff, Saint Augustine, FL.

Mar. 12, 2021:  SCA World Championship Party, Fort Worth, TX.

Mar. 13, 2021:  SCA World Championship, Fort Worth, TX.

Mar. 14, 2021:  SCA Cowtown Classic Open at the SCA World Championship, Fort Worth, TX.

Mar. 19, 2021:  Smoke on the Shores, Lebanon, TN.

Mar. 19, 2021:  Outdoor Cooking Championship Steak Cookoff, Pullyaup, WA.

Mar. 20, 2021:  Bama-Q-SLE Rodeo Steak Championship, Montgomery, AL.

Mar. 26, 2021:  BBQ Gives Back Steak Cookoff, Urbanna, VA.

Mar. 27, 2021:  Conquistador Challenge (Double), Marion, AR.

Mar. 27, 2021:  Firehouse Steak Cookoff (Double), Donalsonville, GA.

Mar. 27, 2021:  Cooking for the Cure (Double) Steak Cookoff, Liberty, TX.

Mar. 27, 201:  Kern County Pitmasters 1st Annual Bakersfield Spring Steak Cookoff, Bakersfield, CA.

Mar. 27, 2021:  Spring Jam (Steak It or Break It) (Double), San Angelo, TX.

Mar. 28, 2021:  Ozarks Veterans Coalition Spring Steak-Off, Ozark, MO.

Apr. 9, 2021:  Raising the Steaks – “The Single Double” Steak Cookoff, Greencastle, PA.

Apr. 9, 2021:  APRIL Fooling Around The Grill Warm-Up Steak Cookoff, Rockford, IA.

Apr. 10, 2021:  3rd Annual Atoka Ribeye Round-Up Steak Cookoff, Atoka, TN.

Apr. 10, 2021:  Raising the Steaks – “The Single Double” (Double) Steak Cookoff, Greencastle, PA.

Apr. 10, 2021:  The Shed Steak Showdown (Double), Ocean Springs, MS.

Apr. 10, 2021:  APRIL Fooling Around The Grill (Double) Steak Cookoff, Rockford, IA.

Apr. 10, 2021:  BBQ Pit Stop Steak Championship Series, Lehi, UT.

Apr. 16, 2021:  Pork-A-Palooza Steak Cookoff, Weatherford, OK.

Apr. 17, 2021:  Magnolia Steak Cookoff, Eudora, MS.

Apr. 17, 2021:  Rockwall Lions Club Steak Cookoff (Double), Rockwall, TX.

Apr. 17, 2021:  Grill for Gold Steak Cookoff (Double), Peoria, AZ.

Apr. 17, 2021:  Moose is Loose (Double) Steak Cookoff, McDonough, GA.

Apr. 23, 2021:  Marietta River City BBQ Steak Cookoff, Marietta, OH.

Apr. 23, 2021:  Great Wisconsin Tune-Up SCA 6-Pack (Double), Manawa, WI.

Apr. 23, 2021:  Last Chance for Arkansas State Steak Cookoff Championship, Batesville, AR.

Apr. 23, 2021:  Ozarks BBQ Fest Steak Cookoff, Springfield, MO.

Apr. 23, 2021:  Hanor Red Dirt BBQ Steak Cookoff, Enid, OK.

Apr. 24, 2021:  Dreams Come True Crawfish Festival Steak Cookoff, Gonzales, LA.

Apr. 24, 2021:  Great Wisconsin Tune-Up SCA 6-Pack (Double) Day 2, Manawa, WI.

Apr. 24, 2021:  2021 Arkansas State Steak Cookoff Championship Batesville, AR.

Apr. 24, 2021:  2nd Annual Bovine at the Shrine Steak Cookoff (Double), Savannah, GA.

Apr. 24, 2021:  Acey-Deucey Arkansas State Championship Steak Cookoff, Batesville, AR.

Apr. 24, 2021:  Spring Break (Double) Steak Cookoff, Lancaster, PA.

Apr. 24, 2021:  Lenoir County Fair Steak Cookoff, Kinston, NC.

Apr. 25, 2021:  Great Wisconsin Tune-Up SCA 6-Pack (Double) Day 3, Manawa, WI.

Apr. 25, 2021:  1st Chance for Arkansas Steak Cookoff Championship, Batesville, AR.

Apr. 30, 2021:  2nd Annual Kennett Jaycees Steak Cookoff, Kennett, MO.

Apr. 30, 2021:  Route 66 Smokeout Steak Cookoff, Dwight, IL.

Apr. 30, 2021:  Isabel Modica Keep Pumping Memorial Scholarship Steak Cookoff, Kellyville, OK.

Apr. 30, 2021:  HogWild BBQ & Steak Cookoff & Family Festival, Brookhaven, MS.

Apr. 30, 2021:  MN State Championship Warm-Up, Lakeville, MN.

Apr. 30, 2021:  2nd Annual Show Low Steak Cookoff, Show Low, AZ.

May 1, 2021:  Will Rogers Classic Steak Cookoff, Claremore, OK.

May 1, 2021:  Scouting for Steaks Steak Cookoff (Double), Whitesburg, TN.

May 1, 2021:  Grillin at The Fort (Double), Spanish Fort, AL.

May 1, 2021:  Keystone Steak Cookoff (Double), Terre Hill, PA.

May 1, 2021:  MN State Championship Steak Cookoff (Triple), Lakeville, MN.

May 1, 2021:  Smoke on the Water Steak Cookoff, Liberty, IN.

May 2, 2021:  SCHEELS Steak Cookoff, Overland Park, KS.

May 2, 2021:  Kellyville Pones Baseball Hit It Out Of The Park Steak Cookoff (Double), Kellyville, OK.

May 8, 2021:  10th Annual Mid South Great Steak Cookoff, West Memphis, AR.

May 8, 2021:  Bama-Q (Double) Steak in Caverns, Warrior, AL.

May 8, 2021:  Lyons Ribeye (Double) Roundup, Lyons, GA.

May 9, 2021:  Lyons Ribeye (Double) Roundup, Lyons, GA.

 

 

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

Mar. 4, 2021:  Taste of Lake Murray (Burger, Seafood, Chef, Dessert, Bacon, Sandwich), Columbia, SC.

Apr. 9, 2021:  Apoka BBQ Blast & Steak Cookoff (BBQ – Eat Division, Steak), Apoka, FL.

Apr. 9, 2021:  Team Texas – Bon Temps Rouler Cajun Throwdown, (Seafood, Chef, Recipe), Galveston, TX.

Apr. 10, 2021:  World Championship Chili Cook-Off, (Soup), Myrtle Beach, SC.

Apr. 17, 2021:  Barbecue Paradise Invitational 2021, (BBQ), Torino, Italy.

Apr. 23, 2021:  New Jersey KnoQ-out, Campground Series, (Dessert), Blairstown, NJ.

Apr. 30, 2021:  Canadian Festival of Chili & BBQ, (Bacon, Burger, Chef, Recipe, Sandwich, Seafood, Soup, Steak), Langley, BC, Canada.

May 10, 2021:  Japan Burger Championship (Burger), Tokyo, Japan.

July 1, 2021:  Michigan Ribfest, (BBQ – Eat Division), Lake Orion, MI.

Aug. 7, 2021:  Uganda Food Championship 2021, (Chef), Kampala City, Uganda.

Nov. 5-9, 2021:  World Food Championships, Dallas, TX.

 

 

Non-Sanctioned Events

May 12-15, 2021:  Memphis in May 2021, Memphis, TN.

BBQ Cooking Schools 

Butcher BBQ 100% Tell All BBQ Class Videos, 35 videos totaling over 7 1/2 hours – Get all 4 meats (Chicken, Ribs, Pork, & Brisket) Only $599.  Watch them anytime with no traveling expenses.  FMI:  https://bbqchamps.com/pitmasters/butcher-bbq/.

Feb. 20, 2021:  Knife Skillz 101 by Master Butcher Roger Martin of Penn Avenue Meats, Greencastle, PA.  

Feb. 27, 2021:  Lem’s Meat Varnish Competition BBQ Class, South Charleston, WV.  

Mar. 5-7, 2021:  Myron Mixon – Jack’s Old South Cooking School, Unadilla, GA. 

Mar. 13-14, 2021:  Aporkalypse Now Competition BBQ Class, Havre de Grace, MD.  

Mar. 19-21, 2021:  “Legends of BBQ” featuring KCBS Lifetime Members Melissa Cookston and Tuffy Stone, Horn Lake, MS.  Contact:  Melissa Cookston, Email: [email protected].

Apr. 16-18, 2021:  Myron Mixon – Jack’s Old South Cooking School, Unadilla, GA.

May 21-23, 2021:  Myron Mixon – Jack’s Old South Cooking School, Unadilla, GA.

May 22, 2021:  Mason Dixon BBQ Service Brisket Bootcamp, Greencastle, PA.  

June 5, 2021:  Mason Dixon BBQ Service Ribs and Chicken Bootcamp, Greencastle, PA.  

June 12, 2021:  Mason Dixon BBQ Service Brisket Bootcamp, Greencastle, PA.  

June 25-26, 2021:  Mason Dixon BBQ Service Pork and Whole Hog Bootcamp, Greencastle, PA.  

July 10, 2021:  Mason Dixon BBQ Service Brisket Bootcamp, Greencastle, PA.  

 

BBQ Judging Schools

Feb. 19, 201:  SCA Certified Judges Class, Byhalia, MS.  FMI:  steakcookoffs.com.

Feb. 20, 2021:  KCBS Certified BBQ Judging Class, Gadsden, AL.  Contact:  Janet Torrance, Phone: 256-295-2207,
Email: [email protected].  

Feb. 20, 2021:  SCA Certified Judges Class, Simi Valley, CA.  FMI:  steakcookoffs.com.

Feb. 26, 2021:  SCA Certified Judges Class, Amarillo, TX.  FMI:  steakcookoffs.com.

Mar. 6, 2021:  KCBS Certified BBQ Judging Class, Eureka, IL.  Contact:  Brandon Bressner, Phone: 309-360-3656,
Email: [email protected].

Mar. 6, 2021:  SCA Certified Judges Class, Claremore, OK.  FMI:  steakcookoffs.com.

Mar. 14, 2021:  KCBS Certified BBQ Judging Class, Cedar Rapids, IA.  Contact:   Lisa Gilliatt, Phone: 319-395-7118,
Email: [email protected].

Mar. 19, 2021:  SCA Certified Judges Class, Lebanon, TN.  FMI:  steakcookoffs.com.

Mar. 25, 2021:  SCA Certified Judges Class, Sioux Falls, SD.  FMI:  steakcookoffs.com.

Mar. 27, 2021:  KCBS Certified BBQ Judging Class, Johnston, IA.  Contact:   Francis W. Dutton, Phone: 319-361-6721, Email: [email protected].

Mar. 27, 2021:  KCBS Table Captain Class, Johnston, IA.  Contact:   Francis W. Dutton, Phone: 319-361-6721, Email: [email protected].

Apr. 8, 2021:  SCA Certified Judges Class, Ocean Springs, MS.  FMI:  steakcookoffs.com.

Apr. 10, 2021:  CBBQA/KCBS Certified Judging Class, Clayton, CA.

Apr. 10, 2021:  KCBS Certified Judging Class, Lincoln, NE.  Contact:  Toby Antonson, Email: [email protected].

Apr. 17, 2021:  KCBS Certified Judging Class, Morgantown, PA.  Contact: Tom Hornberger, Phone: 610-496-5788, Email: [email protected].

Apr. 23, 2021:  SCA Certified Judges Class, Marietta, OH.  FMI:  steakcookoffs.com.

Apr. 23, 2021:  SCA Certified Judges Class, Savannah, GA.  FMI:  steakcookoffs.com.

Apr. 23, 2021:  SCA Certified Judges Class, Lancaster, PA.  FMI:  steakcookoffs.com.

Apr. 24, 2021:  KCBS Certified Judging Class, Denver, CO.  Contact:  Dan Crose, Phone: 816-686-5888, Email: [email protected].

Apr. 29, 2021:  KCBS Certified Judging Class, Brookhaven, MS.  Contact:  Mark Porter, Phone: 601-757-1772, Email: [email protected].

May 1, 2021:  SCA Certified Judges Class, Terre Hill, PA.  FMI:  steakcookoffs.com.

May 6, 2021:  KCBS Certified Judge Class, Cambridge, MN.  Contact:  John Scharffbillig, Phone: 651-295-7165,
Email: [email protected].

May 11, 2021:  KCBS Certified Judge Class, Kansas City, MO.  Contact:  https://www.americanroyal.com/bbq/spring-events/judging-classes/.

May 12, 2021:   KCBS Table Captain Class, Kansas City, MO.  Contact:  https://www.americanroyal.com/bbq/spring-events/judging-classes/.

May 21, 2021:  SCA Certified Judges Class, West Newton, PA.  FMI:  steakcookoffs.com.

May 21, 2021:  SCA Certified Judges Class, Glencoe, AL.  FMI:  steakcookoffs.com.

May 28, 2021:  SCA Certified Judges Class, Jones, OK.  FMI:  steakcookoffs.com.

 

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PODCAST 

BASEBALL AND BBQ https://baseballandbbq.weebly.com 

BBQ NATION https://player.fm/series/bbq-nation

BBQ STATE OF MIND http://bbqstateofmind.libsyn.com

BEST BBQ SHOW https://blubrry.com/bestbarbecueshow/

BUTCHER BBQ https://butcherbbq.com/podcast-2/

COOKING WITH FIRE https://www.kmuw.org/programs/cooking-fire

GRAB EM IN THE BRISKET https://grabeminthebrisket.podbean.com

JIM’S BBQ http://www.jimsbbqpod.com/episodes/ 

KEVIN’S BBQ JOINTS https://kevinsbbqjoints.podbean.com

MAN MEAT BBQ http://www.manmeatbbq.com/mmb-blog

PIT LIFE BBQ https://pitlifebbq.podbean.com

RED MEATLOVER https://redmeatlover.com/meat-america-podcast/

SAUCED ON BEER BOURBON AND BBQ https://www.stitcher.com/podcast/sauced-on-beer-bourbon-bbq-2/sauced-on-beer-bourbon-bbq

TALES FROM THE PITS BBQ SHOW https://bryannorton.podbean.com 

THE BBQ BEAT https://bbqbeat.com/category/podcast/

THE BBQ CENTRAL SHOW GET IN THE SMOKE http://thebbqcentralshow.com/

THE PITMASTERS PODCAST https://www.thepitmasterspodcast.com/podcast

THE RUB https://www.spreaker.com/show/the-rub

THE SMOKIN HOT CONFESSIONS https://smokinghotconfessions.com/shcpodcast/

 

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