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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.

Apr. 25, 2020:  Lodi Beer Fest & BBQ Championship 2020, (KCBS), Lodi, CA.  POSTPONED

April 25, 2020:  SCA NorCal Regional at Pacific Flyway Supplies, (SCA), Dixon, CA.

May 1, 2020:  Show Low Steak Throwdown, (SCA), Showlow, AZ.

May 2, 2020:  8th Annual BBQ Showdown, (KCBS & ToY), Showlow, AZ.  Contact:  Carrie Peppard, Phone: 928-532-4141, Email: [email protected].

May 2, 2020:   Elk Grove Western Festival & BBQ Championship 2020, (KCBS & ToY) Elk Grove, CA.  Contact:  Ed Anhorn, Email:  [email protected].  POSTPONED

May 2, 2020:  LA Backyard, (KCBS Backyard Only), Los Angeles, CA.  POSTPONED

May 2, 2020:  IBEW So Cal BBQ & Chili Cook-Off, (KCBS Competitor Series/Invitational Only), San Diego, CA.

May 16, 2020:  Burnt Offerings BBQ Contest 2020 (KCBS), Riverside, CA.  Contact:  Jim Palmer, Phone:  714-319-1782, Email:  [email protected]

May 23, 2020:  Big Bear Grill & Chill BBQ Championships (KCBS & ToY), Big Bear Lake, CA.  CANCELED

May 23, 2020:  Ric’s Backyard 2020, San Jose, CA. Contact Phone:  408-219-1041. 

May 23, 2020:  BBQ, Blues, & Brews on the Bay, (KCBS & ToY), North Bend, OR. 

May 23, 2020:  Best Dam Barbeque, (KCBS), Boulder City, NV. 

May 30, 2020:  Horse Town Brew n Que Festival 2020, (KCBS & ToY), Norco, CA.  Contact:  http://www.brewnquefestival.com/contact-us. 

June 6, 2020:  Throwdown in the Vineyard 2020, (KCBS & ToY), Murphys, CA.  Contact:  Ironstone Vineyards, Phone:  209-728-1251, Email:  [email protected]

June 13, 2020:  Chillin & Grillin by the Vines, Lodi, CA.  Contact:  Matt Bergen, Phone:  209-499-6845, Email:  [email protected].

June 20, 2020:  The BBQHQ Summer Classic Steak Cookoff, (SCA), Simi Valley, CA. 

June 20, 2020:  9th Silicon Valley BBQ Championship, (KCBS & ToY), Santa Clara, CA.  Contact:  Lizzy Barron, Phone:  408-616-9744, Email:  [email protected].

June 27, 2020:  Smoke of the Dragon BBQ n Brew, (KCBS), Dallas, OR.  Contact:  Barry Buckett, Phone:  510-334-7093, Email:  [email protected]. 

June 27, 2020:  Ribs, Chili, Cars, Brews & Blues 2020, Livermore, CA.  Contact:  Barry Buckett, Phone:  510-334-7093, Email:  [email protected]

June 27, 2020:  BBQ, Boots, & Brew, (KCBS & ToY), Perris, CA.

July 11, 2020:  Clayton BBQ Cook-Off 2020, (KCBS), Clayton, CA.  Contact:  Rory Richmond, Phone:  925-864-8687, Email:  [email protected].

July 18, 2020:  Dixon Grillin & Chillin, Dixon, CA.

Aug. 1, 2020:  Rods-N-Ribs 2020, Roseville, CA.  Contact:  Jennifer Bishop, Email:  [email protected] or [email protected].

Aug. 1, 2020:  Lassen Annual BBQ Cook-Off 2020, (KCBS & ToY), Susanville, CA.  Contact:  (Judges):  Penny Artz, Phone:  530-249-1866 or 530-257-2113 or (Teams) Alan Dowdy, Phone:  530-945-6011, Email:  [email protected].

Aug. 1, 2020:  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. 8, 2020:  Hog’N Heat 2020, Redwood City, CA.  Contact:  Joey Wayne, Email:  [email protected] or [email protected].  PENDING  

Aug. 15, 2020:  Ceres BBQ Challenge & Music Festival, Ceres, CA.

Aug. 22, 2020:  Hog August Bites 2020, Rio Vista, CA.

Aug. 22, 2020:  Clayton BBQ Cook-Off 2020, (KCBS & ToY), Clayton, CA.  Contact:  Rory Richmond, Phone: 925-864-8687, Email:  [email protected].

Aug. 29, 2020:  The Rib Rubdown 2020, Knightsen, CA. 

Sept. 5-6, 2020:  Snake River Farms BBQ Battle Day 1 & 2, (KCBS), Boise, ID.

Sept. 19, 2020:  Hot Q’s & Cold Brews BBQ Championship 2020, (KCBS & ToY), Oroville, CA.  Contact:  Ben Lobenstein, Email:  [email protected]. 

Sept. 19, 2020:  PENDING SCA Steak Cookoff, (SCA), Las Vegas, NV.

Sept. 19, 2020:  America’s Finest BBQ State Championship 2020, (KCBS & ToY), San Diego, CA. 

Sept. 26, 2020:  BBQ in the Glen 2020, Willow Glen (San Jose), CA.  Contact:  Robert Hernandez, Phone:  408-410-9502, Email:  [email protected].

Sept. 27, 2020:  Rogue Caveman Barbecue, (KCBS & ToY), Grants Pass, OR. 

Oct. 3, 2020:  Silicon Valley Pig Jig 2020, San Jose, CA.

Oct. 25, 2020:  East Valley Steak Cookoff (SCA – DOUBLE), Chandler, AZ. 

Nov. 7, 2020:  Indio CA State BBQ Championship & Festival 2020, (KCBS), Indio, CA.  

Nov. 14, 2020:  The BBQHQ 2nd Annual CA Steak Championship, (SCA – DOUBLE), Simi Valley, CA. 

Dec. 27, 2020:  Arizona Nat’l BBQ Stampede 2020, (KCBS & ToY), Phoenix, AZ. 

Jan. 26, 2021:  Slab-O-Rama BBQ Challenge 2021, Bullhead City, AZ.  Contact:  Scott Merrill, Phone:  928-234-8130, Email:  [email protected] 

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. 

Apr. 3-4, 2020:  Lone Star Guardians, Wallisville, TX.  Contact: Roger Delong, Phone: 936-391-1489. CANCELED

May 8-9, 2020:  Cameron Fun Fest, Cameron, TX.  Contact: Daniel Willie, Phone:  254-718-7052.  POSTPONED

May 15-16, 2020:  Ribs and Rods, Temple, TX.  Contact: Mike Olson, Phone:  254-258-8171.  CANCELED

May 15-16, 2020:  Del Rio Cook-Off, Del Rio, TX.  Contact: Susie Lister, Phone:  830-768-3616.

June 5-6, 2020:  Buckholts Cotton Fest, Buckholts, TX.  Contact: Patsy Gaines, Phone:  254-482-0570.

June 12-13, 2020:  Salado VFD Cook Off, Salado, TX.  Contact:  AJ, Phone:  254-541-4530.

June 19-20, 2020:  Holland Corn Fest (Quad Cities), Holland, TX.  Contact: Paul Bales, Phone: 254- 654-9689.

Sept. 4-5, 2020:  Jarrell #2, Jarrell, TX.  Contact: Dave Welhouse, Phone: 512-289-8473.

Sept. 25-26, 2020:   Boots, Bids & BBQ (Quad Cities), Nolanville, TX.  Contact:  Joe Medrano, Phone:  254-534-2920. 

Sept. 25-26, 2020:  Harper Cook-Off, Harper, TX.  Contact:  Steve Sweeney, Phone:  830-992-1193.

Oct. 2-3, 2020:  Bob Miracle, Temple, TX.  Contact: Karen Stagner. Phone:  409-750-0102.

Nov.  6-7, 2020:  Morgan’s Point: Trooper Tom Nipper Memorial, Morgan’s Point, TX.  Contact: Karen Stagner, Phone: (409) 750-0102.

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

Apr. 3-4, 2020:  Apopka Proud BBQ Showdown, Apopka, FL. Contact:  John Hanson, Phone:  352-255-4853, Email:  [email protected].  POSTPONED 

Apr. 10-11, 2020:  BBQ Smokin on the Blackwater, Milton, FL.  Contact:  Mike Hancock, Phone:  850-261-8162, Email:  [email protected].  POSTPONED

Apr. 24-25, 2020:  Smoke on the Water Competition & Music Festival, Fort Myers, FL.  Contact:  Devon Parker, Phone:  239-333-1933, Email:  [email protected].  CANCELED

Sept. 4-5, 2020:  Big Belly BBQ Battle, Davenport, FL. Contact:  Shelby Lomen, Phone:  407-873-7367, Email: [email protected]

Oct. 16-17, 2020:  First Coast Ham Jam, Green Cove Springs, FL.  Contact:  Ronnie Munsey, Phone:  904-838-5530, Email:  [email protected]

Nov. 6-7, 2020:  Gridiron Grill-Off BBQ Competition – Pompano Beach, Pompano Beach, FL.  Contact:  John Offerdahl, Phone:  305-748-6107, Email:  [email protected]. CANCELED AT ORGANIZER’S REQUEST

Dec. 4-5, 2020:  Orange Blossom Revue – Lake Wales, Lake Wales, FL.  Contact:  Angela Iversen, Phone:  407-697-4077, Email:  [email protected]

Jan. 15-16, 2021:  Pigz in Z’Hills BBQ & Blues, Zephyrhills, FL.  Contact:  Melanie Monson, Phone:  813-782-1913, Email:  [email protected]

 

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

Apr. 17-18, 2020:  Barnesville BBQ and Blues Festival, Barnesville, GA.  Contact:  Sharon Greer, Phone:  770-872-1043, Email:  [email protected].   POSTPONED

Apr. 24-25, 2020:  Callaway Roots & BBQ Festival, Washington, GA.  Contact:  Marena Bleech, Phone:  706-678-7060, Email:  [email protected]. CANCELED

May 8-9, 2020:  Ocilla Soul Man BBQ Competition, Ocilla, GA.  Contact:  Earl Denham, Phone:  229-848-4188, Email:  [email protected]. 

May 8-9, 2020:  Smoke on the Lake, Acworth, GA.  Contact:  Jude Dooley, Phone:  336-407-5052, Email:  [email protected].  POSTPONED 

May 15-16, 2020:  Babes, BBQ and Blues, Cartersville, GA.  Contact:  Lauren Hether, Phone:  678-721-0203, Email:  [email protected]. 

June 5-6, 2020:  Georgia Food Cook Off, Jackson, GA.  Contact:  Wayne Chase, Phone:  678-794-3189, Email:  [email protected]. 

Sept. 11-12, 2020:  Doc Holliday BBQ Championship, Griffin, GA.  Contact:  Will Doss, Phone:  770-228-4699, Email:  [email protected]. 

Oct. 2-3, 2020:  Brickyard BBQ Bash at Americus KOA, Americus, GA.  Contact:  Ira Kelly, Phone:  229-942-2330. 

Oct. 9-10, 2020:  Nutwood Winery BBQ Championship & Cookoff, LaGrange, GA.  Contact:  Neil Liechty, Phone:  706-881-7402, Email:  [email protected]. 

Oct. 16-17, 2020:  Firehouse BBQ Festival, Donalsonville, GA.  Contact:  Virginia Harrison, Phone:  229-400-3772, Email:  [email protected].

Oct. 23-24, 2020:  Smoke in the Valley, Fort Valley, GA.  Contact:  Chris Smith, Phone:  478-397-5579, Email:  [email protected]. 

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

Apr. 3-4, 2020:  7th Annual Neals Lodges BBQ Cookoff, Concan, TX.  Contact:  Jackie Simmonds, Phone:  830-232-6118, Email:  [email protected].  POSTPONED TO 2021

Apr. 3-4, 2020:  Car Fest, San Antonio, TX.  Contact:  David Bippert, Phone:  210-381-8617, Email:  [email protected].  CANCELED 

Apr. 3-4, 2020:  La Vedera BBQ Cookoff, Lamesa, TX.  Contact:  Adam Cantu, Phone:  806-239-5921, Email:  [email protected].   POSTPONED

Apr. 3-4, 2020:  Luling Oilfield Museum Roughneck Chili BBQ Cook-Off, Luling, TX.  Contact:  Trey Bailey, Phone:  830-875-1922, Email:  [email protected].   POSTPONED TO 2021

Apr. 3-4, 2020:  Our Heroes Wear Combat Boots, Tomball, TX.  Contact:  Candice Baines, Phone:  832-326-6909, Email:  [email protected].  CANCELED TO 2021

Apr. 3-4, 2020:  Pharr Hub Phestival Cook Off, Pharr, TX.  Contact:  Jennifer Martinez, Phone:  956-402-4550, Email:  [email protected].  POSTPONED

Apr. 10-11, 2020:  Friends of Flint, Inc., San Antonio, TX.  Contact:  Willie Stuart, Phone:  210-439-4191, Email:  [email protected].

Apr. 17-18, 2020:  2020 Texas Shoot Out, Andrews, TX.  Contact:  Blake Roberts, Phone:  432-413-9666, Email:  [email protected].   CANCELED

Apr. 17-18, 2020: 32nd Annual Elgin Vol Fire Dept BBQ Cookoff, Elgin, TX.  Contact:  James Lopez, Phone:  512-281-4025, Email:  [email protected].  CANCELED

Apr. 17-18, 2020:  3rd Annual Valeria Jasso Memorial BBQ Cookoff, Diboll, TX.  Contact:  Ramiro Jasso, Phone:  936-676-1135, Email:  [email protected].  POSTPONED 

Apr. 17-18, 2020:  Annual Waller County Fair Demolition Derby and BBQ Cookoff, Hempstead, TX.  Contact:  Dustin Standley, Phone:  281-924-6357, Email: [email protected]. 

Apr. 17-18, 2020:  Bexar County Jr Livestock Show BBQ Cookoff, San Antonio, TX.  Contact:  Roger Pena, Phone:  210-416-2458, Email:  [email protected].   POSTPONED TO SEPTEMBER 2020

Apr. 17-18, 2020:  Boots Stew and Smoky Eyed BBQ, Mount Pleasant, TX.  Contact:  Niki Haynes, Phone:  903-577-1510, Email:  [email protected]  PROMOTER CANCELED

Apr. 17-18, 2020:  Orange Grove VFD Cookoff, Orange Grove, TX.  Contact:  Scotty Herschap, Email:  [email protected].  POSTPONED UNTIL 2021 

Apr. 17-18, 2020:  Sargent VFD 12th Annual BBQ Cookoff and Fundraiser, Sargent, TX.  Contact:  Kevin Foster, Phone:  281-389-9909, Email:  [email protected] or [email protected].  POSTPONED 

Apr. 17-18, 2020:  Sumthings Burning BBQ Cookoff, Clifton, TX.  Contact:  Lisa Dromgoole, Phone:  254-266-1859, Email:  [email protected].  POSTPONED TO 2021 

Apr. 17-18, 2020:  Terrell Heritage Jubilee, Terrell, TX.  Contact:  Carlton Tidwell, Phone:  972-563-5703, Email:  [email protected].  POSTPONED TO 2021   

Apr. 17-18, 2020:  Texas Citrus Fiesta Vaquero Cookoff, Mission, TX.  Contact:  Lisa Rivera, Phone:  956-585-9724, Email:  [email protected].  POSTPONED

Apr. 17-18, 2020:  Turkey Fest, Henrietta, TX.  Contact:  Melissa Roberson, Phone:  940-733-7944, Email:  [email protected].   POSTPONED TO 2021

Apr. 24-25, 2020:  Annual Papalote Volunteer Fire Department Cookoff, Sinton, TX.  Contact:  Mike Clevenger, Phone:  361-945-3144, Email:  [email protected]. 

Apr. 24-25, 2020:  BBQ Boys Buyers Group, Round Rock, TX.  Contact:  Brad Foules, Phone: 512-848-4821, Email:  [email protected]. 

Apr. 24-25, 2020:  Bob Wills Day BBQ Cookoff, Turkey, TX.  Contact:  Troy Glover, Phone:  806-269-1865, Email:  [email protected]. 

Apr. 24-25, 2020:  Buda County Fair and BBQ Cookoff, Buda, TX.  Contact:  Frankie Hoch, Phone:  512-971-0355, Email:  [email protected].  CANCELED 

Apr. 24-25, 2020:  Fort Worth Stock Show Syndicate Smokedown, Fort Worth, TX.  Contact:  Andy Eldridge, Phone:  405-202-0740, Email:  [email protected].  POSTPONED TO OCT. 2-3

Apr. 24-25, 2020:  Freedom Is Not Free Cook-Off, Granbury, TX.  Contact:  John Joffrion, Phone:  817-964-7747, Email: [email protected]. 

Apr. 24-25, 2020:  Freer Rattlesnake Roundup Cookoff, Freer, TX.  Contact:  Sam Foster, Phone:  361-701-1875, Email:  [email protected].  POSTPONED 

Apr. 24-25, 2020:  Friends for Wishes, Waller, TX.  Contact:  Brandon Walker, Phone:  713-203-5254, Email:  [email protected].  POSTPONED 

Apr. 24-25, 2020:  Lonestar Pony Express, Montgomery, TX.  Contact:  Jeff Tollert, Phone:  281-974-6948, Email:  [email protected].  POSTPONED TO 10/02-04/2020

Apr. 24-25, 2020:  Red River BBQ Championship, Ardmore, TX.  Contact:  Richard McLaughlin, Phone:  580-465-7234, Email:  [email protected].  POSTPONED TO 02/2021 

Apr. 24-25, 2020:  Seminole BBQ Cook Off, Seminole, TX.  Contact:  Elyse Hughes, Phone:  806-729-0600, Email:  [email protected].  POSTPONED 

Apr. 24-25, 2020:  Smoke on the Water, Port Neches, TX.  Contact:  Brandon White, Phone:  409-284-4407, Email:  [email protected]. 

Apr. 24-25, 2020:  Wild Horse Desert Roundup, Bishop, TX.  Contact:  Judy Gonzalez, Phone:  956-202-2678, Email:  [email protected].  POSTPONED 

May 1-2, 2020:  14th Ever Chigger Hill Cookoff, Huntsville, TX.  Contact:  Susan Giroux, Phone:  936-661-2330, Email:  [email protected].  POSTPONED  

May 1-2, 2020:  3rd Annual Ronald McDonald House Rib Challenge, Amarillo, TX.  Contact:  Luke Oliver, Phone:  806-358-8177, Email:  [email protected].

May 1-2, 2020:  BPOA Scholarship Fund Cookoff, Brownsville, TX.  Contact:  Robert Nieto, Phone:  956-466-4986, Email:  [email protected].

May 1-2, 2020:  Champions Kids Camp, Spring, TX.  Contact:  Ellen Cole, Phone:  713-829-2508, Email:  [email protected]. 

May 1-2, 2020:  Cinco de May Cookoff, Goliad, TX.  Contact:  Ruben San Miguel, Phone:  361-813-1410, Email:  [email protected]. 

May 1-2, 2020:  Cotton Fest BBQ Cook Off, Lubbock, TX.  Contact:  Jon-Michael Garrett, Phone:  817-279-2753, Email:  [email protected].  CANCELED FOR 2020

May 1-2, 2020:  KCFCFA Cookoff, Mabank, TX.  Contact:  Jason Lengacher, Phone:  214-500-8729, Email:  [email protected]. 

May 1-2, 2020:  Knights of Columbus 6269 CARNIVORE Cookoff, Arlington, TX  Contact:  David Lara, Phone:  817-233-4533, Email:  [email protected]. 

May 1-2, 2020:  League City Music Fest, League City, TX.  Contact:  Ryan Smith, Phone:  810-910-3080, Email:  [email protected].  POSTPONED TO 09/2020

May 1-2, 2020:  Mark Blondin, Fort Worth, TX.  Contact:  Mark H. Miller, Ft. Worth, TX.  Contact:  Mark H. Miller, Phone:  817-360-6904, Email:  [email protected]. 

May 1-2, 2020:  Turn N Burn, Pleasanton, TX.  Contact:  Cindy Mumm, Phone:  830-569-2163, Email:  [email protected].  CANCELED  

May 8-9, 2020:  2020 East Side Cinco De Drinko Cookoff, Houston, TX.  Contact: Alfredo Salinas, Phone:  504-343-1354, Email:  [email protected]. 

May 8-9, 2020:  4th Annual Austin Matura Scholarship BBQ Cook-Off, East Bernard, TX.  Contact:  Kirk Martura, Phone:  979-533-0106, Email:  [email protected]. 

May 8-9, 2020:  Alamo Watermelon Festival, Alamo, TX.  Contact:  Arnoldo Robles, Phone:  956-325-4084, Email:  [email protected]. 

May 8-9, 2020:  Aransas County Boys Girls Club, Rockport, TX.  Contact:  Dana Simpson, Phone:  361-790-3678, Email:  [email protected].

May 8-9, 2020:  Best in the West Cookoff and Carshow, Midland, TX.  Contact:  Blade Van Stavern, Phone:  817-709-1990, Email:  [email protected].  RESCHEDULED NEW DATE TBA.

May 8-9, 2020:  Butterfield Stage Days, Bridgeport, TX.  Contact:  Mary Beth Holder, Phone:  940-683-2073, Email:  [email protected]. 

May 8-9, 2020:  Van Zandt County Fair Cookoff, Canton, TX.  Contact:  Jeff Looney, Phone:  972-880-6584, Email:  [email protected]. 

May 8-9, 2020:  Yagas Wild Game and BBQ Cookoff, Galveston, TX.  Contact:  Mike Dean, Phone:  409-789-3357, Email:  [email protected].  CANCELED

May 15-16, 2020:  29th Annual Jourdanton VFD Cookoff, Jourdanton, TX.  Contact: Amy Martinez, Phone:  210-482-9752, Email:  [email protected].  POSTPONED DATE TBD 

May 15-16, 2020:  3rd Annual Creektastic Cookoff, Spring, TX.  Contact:  Holly Pichette, Phone:  936-647-5623, Email:  [email protected]. 

May 15-16, 2020:  7th Annual Josh Haynie Memorial BBQ Cook-Off, Wharton, TX.  Contact:  Brandon Cruz, Phone:  281-253-5020, Email:  [email protected]. 

May 15-16, 2020:  Charcoal Challenge, Giddings, TX.  Contact:  Betty Petzoid, Phone:  979-820-1952, Email:  [email protected].   CANCELED

May 15-16, 2020:  Chilling Grilling, McAllen, TX.  Contact:  Zenon MendozaPhone:  956-313-4475, Email:  [email protected].  POSTPONED TO DATE TBD

May 15-16, 2020:  Cookin Up a Cure, New Braunfels, TX.  Contact:  Diana Tomlin, Phone:  830-515-6679, Email:  [email protected]. 

May 15-16, 2020:  Daryl’s Place Annual CookOff, Santa Fe, TX.  Contact:  Daryl Nidiffer, Phone:  832-264-9894, Email:  [email protected].

May 15-16, 2020:  East Texas Arboretum Cookoff, Athens, TX.  Contact:  Larry Russell, Phone:  903-368-0030, Email:  [email protected]. 

May 15-16, 2020:  Cody Dragoo Memorial Cookoff, West, TX.  Contact:  Ranae Knust, Phone:  254-716-2262, Email:  [email protected] 

May 22-23, 2020:  Danny Dietz Memorial Classic Cook Off, Rosenberg, TX.  Contact: Steven Pfeiffer, Phone:  281-203-7066, Email:  [email protected].   

May 29-30, 2020:  2920 Roadhouse Rubs to Riches BBQ Cookoff, Hockley, TX.  Contact:  David Warren, Phone:  936-727-9442, Email:  [email protected]. 

May 29-30, 2020:  Coleto Creek BBQ Association 9th Annual BBQ Cookoff, El Campo, TX.  Contact:  Stephanie Schuckenbrock, Phone:  361-564-8677, Email:  [email protected]. 

May 29-30, 2020:  Eighter From Decatur, Decatur, TX.  Contact:  Randy Burkhart, Phone:  817-371-2680, Email:  [email protected]. 

May 29-30, 2020:  LTX BBQ Fest, Lampasas, TX.  Contact:  Melissa Unger, Phone:  512-566-5172, Email:  [email protected]

May 29-30, 2020:  Peanutville BBQ Cook Off, Floresville, TX.  Contact:  Alberto Cruz, Phone:  210-802-8837, Email:  [email protected].

May 29-30, 2020:  Wimberley Blues and BBQ Cookoff, Wimberley, TX.  Contact:  Craig Calley, Phone:  512-757-3158, Email:  [email protected][email protected]. 

June 5-6, 2020:  2020 Buffalo Wing CookOff, Lubbock, TX.  Contact:  Matt O’Sullivan, Phone:  806-747-3353, Email:  [email protected].

June 5-6, 2020:  Buck’s 4th Annual Backyard BBQ, Buda, TX.  Contact:  Robert Bishop, Phone:  512-618-9884, Email:  [email protected]. 

June 5-6, 2020:  CVFD BBQ, Covington, TX.  Contact:  Shalest Karlicek, Phone:  254-205-8035, Email:  [email protected]. 

June 5-6, 2020:  Forney BBQ Cookoff and Festival, Forney, TX.  Contact:  Alexa Beasley, Phone:  972-564-7329, Email:  [email protected].  CANCELED

June 5-6, 2020:  Shivaree Up in Smoke Cookoff, Gatesville, TX.  Contact:  Monica Hinds, Phone:  817-823-9030, Email:  [email protected]. 

June 5-6, 2020:  The Beer Bands BBQ Bazaar, San Angelo, TX.  Contact:  Tamie Tibbs, Phone:  325-947-0899, Email:  [email protected].

June 5-6, 2020:  The CookOff at the Rock, Bridgeport, TX.  Contact:  JJ French, Phone:  817-296-7450, Email:  [email protected].  CANCELED

June 12-13, 2020:  2nd Annual BBQ Cookoff, Wichita Falls, TX.  Contact:  Michael Kurtz, Phone:  940-782-7714, Email:  [email protected]. 

June 12-13, 2020:  4th Annual CPL Mark Goyet Memorial BBQ CookOff, Wichita Falls, TX.  Contact:  Michael Gillitzer, Phone:  361-222-1070, Email:  [email protected].

June 12-13, 2020:  Back the Blue, Wills Point, TX.  Contact:  Lonnie Carroll, Phone:  903-873-2588, Email:  [email protected]. 

June 12-13, 2020:  Columbus Annual June Cook Off, Columbus, TX.  Contact:  Fausta Kaiser, Phone:  979-732-1386, Email:  [email protected]m. 

June 12-13, 2020:  Great American CookOff, Brownfield, TX.  Contact:  Justin Hesse, Phone:  806-236-0362, Email:  [email protected].

June 12-13, 2020:  Joe Davis Scholarship BBQ Cookoff, Hempstead, TX.  Contact: John Caine, Phone:  832-228-0206, Email:  [email protected]. 

June 12-13, 2020:  Kookin 4 Kids, Weatherford, TX.  Contact:  Holly Turner, Phone:  817-694-4250, Email:  [email protected].   CANCELED

June 12-13, 2020:  Llano VFD Annual BBQ Cookoff, Llano, TX.  Contact:  Joey Gunnels, Phone:  325-248-3408, Email:  [email protected]. 

June 19-20, 2020:  Big Dog BBQ Cook Off, Spur, TX.  Contact:  Betsy Arnold, Phone:  806-269-7373, Email:  [email protected]. 

June 19-20, 2020:  Geronimo Annual BBQ Cookoff, Geronimo, TX.  Contact:  Bill Owens, Phone:  830-481-6311, Email:  [email protected]. 

June 19-20, 2020:  Kids Unlimited Foundation, Houston, TX.  Contact:  Carolyn Howren, Phone:  832-671-1916, Email:  [email protected]. 

June 19-20, 2020:  Smokin on the Plaza, Lovington, NM.  Contact:  Mara Salcido, Phone:  575-396-1418, Email:  [email protected] 

June 19-20, 2020:  Texas Pepper Jelly No Excuses BBQ Cookoff, Beeville, TX.  Contact:  Reba Beard, Phone:  361-343-2362, Email:  [email protected]. 

June 19-20, 2020:  Whitney Resorts Inc, Whitney, TX.  Contact:  Rodney Hohertz, Phone:  254-694-4023, Email:  [email protected].

June 26-27, 2020:  Lake Murvaul BBQ Cookoff, Carthage, TX.  Contact:  Anna Bryce, Phone:  903-931-2962, Email:  [email protected]. 

June 26-27, 2020:  Mathis Freedom Fest, Mathis, TX.  Contact:  Mike Barrera, Phone:  361-547-3343, Email:  [email protected]. 

June 26-27, 2020:  Smoke in the Pines, Livington, TX.  Contact:  John Clifton, Phone:  936-328-9864, Email:  [email protected]. 

June 26-27, 2020:  SS American Memorial Firecracker Cookoff, Seguin, TX.  Contact:  Troy Cresswell, Phone:  210-393-6723, Email:  [email protected]. 

June 26-27, 2020:  The South Texas Red White Blue Festival, Elsa, TX.  Contact: David De Los Rios, Phone:  956-358-8722, Email:  [email protected]. 

July 3-4, 2020:  Crawford Chamber 4th of July BBQ Cookoff, Crawford, TX.  Contact:  Donna Conrad, Phone:  254-855-4733, Email:  [email protected].

July 3-4, 2020:  Fishin Fiesta, Freeport, TX.  Contact:  Chris Motley, Phone:  979-236-4910, Email:  [email protected].

July 3-4, 2020:  Half Moon Holidays, Shiner, TX.  Contact:  Allison Mozisek, Phone:  361-798-6246, Email:  [email protected].

July 3-4, 2020:  Texas CookEm High Steaks in Edinburg, Edinburg, TX.  Contact:  DeAnna Garza, Phone:  956-383-4974, Email:  [email protected].

July 3-4, 2020:  Texas Hobo CookOff, Rusk, TX.  Contact:  Dub Arnwine, Email:  [email protected].

 

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

Apr. 3-4, 2020:  Fire at the Foothills (BACKYARD ONLY), Chelsea, AL.  Contact: Scott Weygand, Phone: 205-678-4410, Email: [email protected].  POSTPONED

Apr. 3-4, 2020:  NYC BBQ Cookoff, Staten Island, NY.  Contact:  Jessica Phillips, Phone: 718-351-1611, Email: [email protected].  POSTPONED  

Apr. 4-5, 2020:  Glowing Austria 2020, Wels, Austria, Contact: Dobernig Alexander, Phone: +43 676 9003109, Email: [email protected].  POSTPONED    

Apr. 4-5, 2020:  Pit Boss Backyarder BBQ Series Round 2 (BACKYARD ONLY), East Victoria Park, Australia.  Contact:  Jason Fishwick,
Phone: 0447 865 809, Email: [email protected].  
POSTPONED

Apr. 18-19, 2020:  Smoke On the Border, Gravette, AR.  Contact: Fred Overstreet, Phone: 479-787-8998, Email: [email protected].   POSTPONED

Apr. 24-25, 2020:  Southaven Springfest, Southaven, MS.  Contact:  Brenda Orozco, Phone: 901-800-7907, Email: [email protected].  POSTPONED 

Apr. 24-25, 2020:  Smoke on the Water Festival (BACKYARD ONLY), Florence, AL.  Contact: Myron Berry, Phone: 256-740-9636, Email: [email protected].  POSTPONED 

Apr. 24-25, 2020:  15th Annual HANOR Smokin’ Red Dirt BBQ, Enid, OK.  Contact: Lynn Benkendorf, Phone: 580-548-8194, Email: [email protected]. 

Apr. 24-25, 2020:  Rockahock Pickin N Pullin BBQ Competition, Lanexa, VA.  Contact: Alicia Caldwell, Phone: 757-345-8717, Email: [email protected].

Apr. 24-25, 2020:  Lodi Beerfest & BBQ 2020, Lodi, CA.  Contact:  Ben Lobenstein, Email: [email protected].   POSTPONED

Apr. 25-26, 2020:  KCBS GREEKFIRE Festival 2020, Reichshof, Germany.  Contact: Markus Bondorf, Phone: +491737150816, Email: [email protected]. 

Apr. 25-26, 2020:  Mark Twain Casino BBQ Cook-Off, LaGrange, MO.  Contact: Darcy Buckwalter, Phone: 573-655-4770, Email: [email protected]. 

Apr. 26, 2020:  American Royal World Series of Barbecue Rub Contest, Kansas City, MO.  Contact: Eric Pew, Phone: 816-221-9800, Email: [email protected].  POSTPONED

Apr. 26, 2020:  Brandywine Backyard Barbeque, Landenberg, PA.  Contact:  Don Kohler, Phone: 302-373-8467, Email: [email protected].  POSTPONED  

May 1-2, 2020:  8th Annual BBQ Throwdown, Show Low, AZ.  Contact:  John Leech, Phone: 928-205-9791, Email: [email protected].

May 1-2, 2020:  Whistlestop Festival & Rocket City BBQ, Huntsville, AL.  Contact:  Mal McCleary, Phone: 256-564-8116, Email: [email protected].  POSTPONED 

May 1-2, 2020:  Elk Grove Western Festival and BBQ Championship, Elk Grove, CA. Contact:  Ed Anhorn, Phone: 916-599-5095, Email: [email protected]. 

May 1-2, 2020:  Jiggy With The Piggy Day 1, Kannapolis, NC.  Contact:  Eddie Smith, Phone: 980-521-0683, Email: [email protected]. 

May 1-2, 2020:  Bixby Rotary BBQ’N Blues Festival, Bixby, OK.  Contact:  Kim Miller, Phone: 918-366-8000, Email: [email protected]. 

May 1-2, 2020:  Bernard BBQ Battle, Lansing, KS.  Contact:  Tim Dossey, Phone: 913-364-6923, Email: [email protected]. 

May 1-2, 2020:  Southern Sounds BBQ & Bluefest, Semmes, AL.  Contact:   Gary Smith, Phone: 251-288-8302, Email: [email protected]. 

May 1-2, 2020:  39th Annual Kennett Jaycees Show Me State BBQ Cook Off, Kennett, MO.  Contact:  Lee Atwill, Phone: 573-344-1711,
Email: [email protected].

May 1-2, 2020:  Masters in May Day 1, Bancroft, WI.  Contact:  Amanda Schopp, Phone: 920-470-9142, Email: [email protected].  

May 1-2, 2020:  IBEW So Cal BBQ & Chili Cook-Off (Competitor Series Invitational Only), San Diego, CA.  Contact:  Kelleigh Strobel,
Phone: 626-780-5359, Email: [email protected].  POSTPONED

May 2, 2020:  Los Angeles Backyard (Backyard Only), Los Angeles, CA.  Contact: Ben Lobenstein, Phone: 415-683-0784, Email: [email protected].  POSTPONED

May 2-3, 2020:  6th BBQ Bulls Championship, Salzburg, Austria.  Contact:  Helmut Karl, Phone: +436767501528, Email: [email protected].

May 2-3, 2020:  Smoke on the Water, Liberty, IN.  Contact:  Carl Sharp, Phone: 765-458-5574, Email: [email protected]. 

May 2-3, 2020:  Masters in May Day 2, Bancroft, WI.  Contact:   Amanda Schopp, Phone: 920-470-9128, Email: [email protected]

May 2-3, 2020:  Spit in the Hills, Chidlow, Western Australia.  Contact:   Fran Berry, Phone: 61 0417530500, Email: [email protected]. 

May 2-3, 2020:  Jiggy With The Piggy Day 2, Kannapolis, NC.  Contact:  Eddie Smith, Phone: 980-521-0683, Email: [email protected]

May 3, 2020:  American Royal World Series of Barbecue (Sauce Contest), Kansas City, MO.  Contact:  Eric Pew, Phone: 816-221-9800, Email: [email protected].  POSTPONED

May 7-9, 2020:  Boss Hog State Championship Cook-off, Waynesboro, GA.  Contact: Elizabeth Billips, Phone: 706-551-0729, Email: [email protected]. 

May 8-9, 2020:  Esperanza Bonanza, Marion, AR.  Contact:  Missi Norman, Phone: 901-647-3391, Email: [email protected].

May 8-9, 2020:  Rockin BBQ, Warsaw, IN.  Contact:  Jeanette Wood, Phone: 574-269-1823, Email: [email protected]. 

May 8-9, 2020:  Minnesota In May, Cambridge, MN.  Contact:  Stan & Tonia Dobosenski, Phone: 218-821-5426-Tonia, 218-831-5362-Stan, Email: [email protected].

May 8-9, 2020:  City Of Springs BBQ Championship, Sulphur, OK.  Contact:   Garett Leverridge, Phone: 580-618-0950, Email: [email protected]. 

May 8-9, 2020:  Columbia Elks Lodge # 594 BBQ Contest, Columbia, MO.  Contact:  Carl McBee, Phone: 660-973-1953, Email: [email protected]. 

May 8-9, 2020:  BBQ Jamboree, Fredericksburg, VA.  Contact:  James Sharon, Phone: 540-840-1442, Email: [email protected]. 

May 8-9, 2020:  Wild West BBQ Cook-Off, Lamar, CO.  Contact:  Diane Pool, Phone: 719-688-0870, Email: [email protected].

May 9, 2020:  Minnesota In May (BACKYARD ONLY), Cambridge, MN.  Contact:  Stan & Tonia Dobosenski, Phone: 218-821-5426-Tonia, 218-831-5362-Stan, Email: [email protected].

May 9-10, 2020:  Beer, Fries, & BBQ VII, Hasselt, Belgium.  Contact:  Wim Bloeman, Phone: +32 496 72 48 45, Email: [email protected]. 

May 15-16, 2020:  Smokin’ on the Buffalo BBQ Brawl, Mannington, WV.  Contact:  Jerry Reel, Phone: 304-677-0106, Email: [email protected]. 

May 15-17, 2020:  Transylvanian BBQ Festival 2nd Edition, Olteni, Covasna County, Romania.  Contact:  Szidonia Fazakas-Csoma, Phone: +40 746 110 766, Email: [email protected]. 

May 15-16, 2020:  Twin Valley Fire and Smoke, Morgantown, PA.  CONTACT: Susan Fregeau, Phone: 630-269-0285, Email: [email protected]. 

May 15-16, 2020:  17th Annual Burnt Offerings BBQ Contest (COMPETITORS SERIES), Riverside, CA.  Contact:  James Palmer, Phone: 714-367-1505, Email: [email protected].

May 15-16, 2020:  Sunset Hill Kansas City Barbecue Competition, Valparaiso, IN.  Contact:  Madison Binkowski, Phone: 219-548-0219, Email: [email protected]. 

May 15-16, 2020:  Sevierville’s Bloomin’ BBQ & Bluegrass Festival, Sevierville, TN.  Contact:  Daniel Young, Phone: 865-453-6411, Email: [email protected]. 

May 15-16, 2020:  Kings of Q BBQ Cook-Off and Festival, Ayden, NC.  Contact:  Kim Raynor, Phone: 252-481-5828, Email: [email protected].  

May 15-16, 2020:  Mark Marley’s Go Big or Go Home BBQ Bash (DAY 1), Plainview, TX.  Contact:  RaeAnne Warren, Phone: 806-292-3288, Email: [email protected]. 

May 15-16, 2020:  Mayhem in May (Day 1), Melbourne, Australia.  Contact:  Luke Nagel, Phone: 042-999-1269, Email: [email protected].  POSTPONED

May 16-17, 2020:  Nor’Easter BBQ Showdown-CAMPGROUND BBQ SERIES, Southwick, MA.  Contact:  Jeremy Garrett, Phone: 802-244-8994, Email: [email protected]. 

May 16-17, 2020:  Twin Smoke, Ezeraiciu, Lithuania.  Contact:  Nerijus Navickas, Phone: +447830310848, Email: [email protected]. 

May 16-17, 2020:  Mark Marley’s Go Big or Go Home BBQ Bash (DAY 2), Plainview, TX.  Contact:  RaeAnne Warren, Phone: 806-292-3288, Email: [email protected]. 

May 16-17, 2020:  Mayhem in May (Day 2), Melbourne, Australia.  Contact:  Luke Nagel, Phone: 042-999-1269, Email: [email protected].  POSTPONED  

May 22-23, 2020:  The High on the Hog Festival, Winchester, TN Contact:  Ray or Alecia Davis, Phone: 931-308-9376, Email: [email protected]. 

May 22-23, 2020:  Big Bear Grill & Chill BBQ Championships, Big Bear Lake, CA.  Contact:  Robert Stouffer, Phone: 951-961-6190, Email: [email protected].

May 22-23, 2020:  Red, White, & B-B-Q (DAY 1), Westmont, IL.  Contact:  Jim Addington, Phone: 630-654-2894, Email: [email protected]. 

May 22-23, 2020:  Papa Joe’s Banjo-B-Que & Music Festival, Augusta, GA.  Contact:  Doug Varnadore, Phone: 706-855-8555, Email: [email protected]. 

May 22-23, 2020:  The Best Dam Barbeque, Boulder City, NV.  Contact:  John Chase, Phone: 702-497-3328, Email: [email protected]. 

May 22-23, 2020:  Hog Wild BBQ Cook-off Kids Que and Family Festival, Brookhaven, MS.  Contact:  Adam Wallace, Phone: 601-757-2826, Email: [email protected]

May 23-24, 2020:  Red, White, & B-B-Q (Day 2), Westmont, IL.  Contact:  Jim Addington, Phone: 630-654-2894, Email: [email protected].

May 23-24, 2020:  BBQ, Blues & Brews on the Bay, North Bend, OR.  Contact:  John Hunt, Phone: 541-999-5199, Email: [email protected]. 

May 23-24, 2020:  Getting Basted Open, Hollister, MO.  Contact:  Brad Leighiner. Phone: 417-483-3529, Email: [email protected].

May 23-24, 2020:  Capital BBQ Festival, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.  Contact:  John Thomson, Phone: 613-986-5375, 
Email: [email protected].

May 29-30, 2020:  Smoke on the Bricks, Baldwin City, KS.  Contact:  Matt McClure, Phone: 785-594-3670, Email: [email protected]ec.org. 

May 29-30, 2020:  Smokin in Steele, Owatonna, MN.  Contact:  Walter Spindler, Phone: 507-676-0651, Email: [email protected]. 

May 29-30, 2020:  9th Annual Smokin on the Lake, Monroe City, MO.  Contact:   Rebecca Watson, Phone: 573-735-9422, Email: [email protected]. 

May 29-30, 2020:  Kelly Wilson BBQ (KWBBQ), Kansas City, MO.  Contact:  Mark Blanck, Phone: 816-363-2039, Email: [email protected].

May 29-30, 2020:  Horse Town Brew N Que Festival, Norco, CA.  Contact:  Debbie Yopp. Phone: 951-444-1280, Email: [email protected].

May 29-30, 2020:  The Great Georgia BBQ Festival, Cumming, GA.  Contact:  Stan Kaminski, Phone: 770-363-0894, Email: [email protected].

May 29-30, 2020:  Twin States Barbecue Showdown (Backyard Only), Meridian, MS.  Contact:  Cara Shirley, Phone: 601-693-2661, Email: [email protected]. 

May 29-30, 2020:  Smoke on the Prairie, Brimfield, IL.  Contact:   Josh Helms, Phone: 309-256-0541, Email: [email protected].  CANCELED 

May 30-31, 2020:  Tony Stone BBQ Competition, Hoofddorp, Netherlands.  Contact:  Harry Havinga, Phone: +31610568568, Email: [email protected].

May 30-31, 2020:  Porkapalooza BBQ Festival, Edmonton Alberta, Canada.  Contact: Russell Bird, Phone: 780-400-8440, Email: [email protected].

June 5-6, 2020:  Original SD BBQ Championship, Huron, SD.  Contact:  Candi Briley, Phone: 605-353-7354, Email: [email protected]. 

June 5-6, 2020:  9th Annual Valley Veterans BBQ Competition, Valley, NE.  Contact: Doug Eggen, Phone: 402- 669-7951, Email: [email protected]. 

June 5-6, 2020:  WashMo BBQ, Bike & Blues, Washington, MO.  Contact:  Cassidy Lowery, Phone: 636-239-1743, Email: [email protected].

June 5-6, 2020:  Mclouth BBQ Blowout 29th Annual, Mclouth, KS.  Contact:  Dan Holwick, Phone: 913-634-5267, Email: [email protected]. 

June 5-6, 2020:  Quebec City International BBQ Music and Festival-514 BBQ, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada.  Contact:  Manny Mavroudis, Phone: 514-659-5777, Email: [email protected]. 

June 5-6, 2020:  Big Blue BBQ Championship, Marysville, KS.  Contact:  Allie Argo, Phone: 785-562-8374. Email: [email protected]. 

June 5-6, 2020:  Country Invasion, Wilmington, OH.  Contact:  Kevin Garen, Phone: 937-728-9082, Email: [email protected]. 

June 5-6, 2020:  2nd Annual Throwdown in the Vineyards, Murphy, CA.  Contact: Ben Lobenstein, Email: [email protected]. 

June 5-6, 2020:  Kick It In The Sticks (Backyard Only), Butler, AL.  Contact:  Rob McKenzie, Phone: 601-409-3827,
Email: [email protected].

June 5-6, 2020:  Smoke on The Lake (Backyard Only), Bloomington, IN.  Contact:  Tony Suttile, Phone: 812-824-2628, Email: [email protected].

June 6-7, 2020:  Vienna BBQ Days, Vienna, Austria.  Contact:  Exotica Team, Phone: +436769003109, Email: [email protected]. 

June 6, 2020:  World Championship Hot Wing Contest and Festival (Competitor Series), Memphis, TN.  Contact:  Paul Gagliano,
Phone: 901-949-2596, Email: [email protected].

June 6, 2020:  Bowling Green Backyard Event (Backyard Only), Bowling Green, MO.  Contact:  Dean Conners, Phone: 573-470-0414,
Email: [email protected].

June 12-13, 2020:  Smoke on the Plains Derby BBQ & Music Fest, Derby, KS.  Contact:  Janae’ Springer, Phone: 316-788-1519 ext.1232, Email: [email protected]. 

June 12-13, 2020:  Honeybee BBQ Competition, LaFayette, GA.  Contact:  Chris Finkbone, Phone: 423-653-4899, Email: [email protected].

June 12-13, 2020:  Buskers, Brews & BBQ, Aurora, CO.  Contact:  Josh Sturm, Phone: 303-739-7182, Email: [email protected]. 

June 12-13, 2020:  Delta Smoke BBQ Contest, Wynne, AR.  Contact:  Chad House, Phone: 870-945-0880, Email: [email protected].

June 12-13, 2020:  Beats, Brews, & BBQ, Wagoner, OK.  Contact:  Brian Hisey, Phone: 918-577-1772, Email: [email protected].

June 12-13, 2020:  Separation Day Colonial BBQ. Wilmington, DE.  Contact:  Sandy Fulton, Phone: 410-726-1881, Email: [email protected]. 

June 12-13, 2020:  The Robertson County Fair Assoc. Barbeque Throwdown(COMPETITORS SERIES), Springfield, TN.  Contact:   Brian Morrison, Phone: 615-519-3258, Email: [email protected].

June 12-13, 2020:  Reelin N Smokin Backyard BBQ Competition (Backyard Only), Huntsville, AL.  Contact:  Brandi Quick,
Phone: 256-990-4960, Email: [email protected].

June 12-13, 2020:  Cushing Chamber 25th Annual BBQ and Blues Festival Backyard Contest (Backyard Only, Invite Only), Cushing, OK. Contact:  Tracy Caulfield, Phone: 918-225-2400, Email: [email protected].

June 13-14, 2020:  BBQ Friuli Venezia Giulia, Cividale del Friuli, Italy.  Contact:  Serena Simonetti, Phone: +393347330553, Email: [email protected]. 

June 13-14, 2020:  Grill & Smoke Festival, Tampere, Finland.  Contact:  Riku Naskali, Phone: +358 50 329 3169, Email: [email protected]. 

June 13-14, 2020:  Granite State BBQ Championship, Hancock, NH.  Contact:  Ted Lorson, Phone: 203-530-3506, Email: [email protected]. 

June 13-14, 2020:  Greely Blues Jam, Greeley, CO.  Contact:  Brett Hill, Phone: 970-590-1095, Email: [email protected].

June 13-14, 2020:  Bare Bones BBQ Cookoff, Pilot Butte, SK, Canada.  Contact:  Rob Reinhardt, Phone: 306-502-5360,
Email: [email protected].

June 14, 2020:  Lake Country BBQ Cook-Off (BACKYARD ONLY), Okauchee, WI.  Contact:  Tom Voell, Phone: 262-853-2389, Email: [email protected]. 

June 18-20, 2020:  Poosa Q, Montgomery, AL.  Contact:  Kelly Hargoves, Phone: 334-514-5121, Email: [email protected]. 

June 19-20, 2020:  Central Plains Ribfest, Holdrege, NE.  Contact:  Doug Stevenson, Phone: 308-991-8967, Email:  [email protected].

June 19-20, 2020:  Almost Heaven BBQ Bash, Roanoke, WV.  Contact:  Jody Light, Phone: 866-710-7600, Email: [email protected]. 

June 19-20, 2020:  Central Maine BBQ Cook Off, Skowhegan, ME.  Contact:  Jason Gayne, Phone: 207-474-3621, Email: [email protected].

June 19-20, 2020:  Ozarks BBQ Fest, Springfield, MO.  Contact:  Larry Krauck, Phone: 417-833- 2660, Email: [email protected].

June 19-20, 2020:  Bone Suckin Sauce Peak City Pig Fest, Apex, NC.  Contact: Graham Wilson, Phone: (919) 362-7141, Email: [email protected]. 

June 19-20, 2020:  Barbourille BBQ Cook-Off & Festival, Barbourville, KY.  Contact:  Denise Wainscott, Phone: 606-545-9674,
Email: [email protected].   CANCELED

June 19-20, 2020:  Silicon Valley BBQ Championship, Santa Clara, CA.  Contact:  Deb York, Phone: 408-858-2868, Email: [email protected]. 

June 19-20, 2020:  Ayr Charity BBQ, Ayr, Ontario, Canada.  Contact:  Michelle Granger, Phone: 519-404-7324, Email: [email protected]

June 19-20, 2020:  Blount County BBQ Bash, Maryville, TN.  Contact:  Mark Smith, Phone: 865-806-5398, Email: [email protected].

June 19-20, 2020:  Knights Of Columbus BBQ Smoke Off 4 Life, Kansas City, KS.  Contact:  Josh Markley, Phone: 913-449-1972, Email: [email protected]. 

June 19-20, 2020:  BBQ SmokeDown at Chicagoland, Joliet, IL.  Contact:  Dane Neal, Phone: 630-329-2339, Email: [email protected]. 

June 19-20, 2020:  Rose Festival KCBS BBQ Competition, State Center, IA.  Contact:   Megan Willier, Phone: 641-691-5768, Email: [email protected]. 

June 19-20, 2020:  Miles City Cowtown Cook-Off, Miles City, MT.  Contact:  Scott Thompson, Phone: 406-951-8669, Email: [email protected]. 

June 19-20, 2020:  27th Annual Colorado BBQ Challenge, Frisco, CO.  Contact:  Nora Gilbertson, Phone: 970-668-9132, Email: [email protected]. 

June 19-20, 2020:  Desoto Shrine Club 12th Annual BBQ Cook-Off, Hernando, MS.  Contact:  Jason Francis, Phone: 901-827-9201, Email: [email protected]. 

June 19-20, 2020:  Black Silo Winery, Trenton, MO.  Contact:   Duane Urich, Phone: 901-596-9986, Email: [email protected]. 

June 19-20, 2020:  GLR No Bull BBQ, Gwinn, MI.  Contact:  Jesie Melchiori, Phone: 906-360-7069, Email: [email protected].

June 20, 2020:  Camp High Hopes Rib Fest (BACKYARD ONLY), Sioux City, IA.  Contact:  Sarah Morgan, Phone: 712-224-2267, Email: [email protected]. 

June 20, 2020:  The Lead Foot City Backyard BBQ (Backyard Only), Brooksville, FL.  Contact:  William Rader, Phone: 404.403.0491,
Email: [email protected].

June 26-27, 2020:  Cedar Fest BBQ Cook-Off, Cedar Park, TX.  Contact:  Lyndee Matthews, Phone: 512-260-7800,
Email: [email protected].

June 26-28, 2020:  Smoke of the Dragon BBQ-n-Brew, Dallas, OR.  Contact:  Sheila Peirce, Phone: 503-831-3562, Email: [email protected]. 

June 26-27, 2020:  Heritage Days BBQ Showdown (Day 1), Belvidere, IL.  Contact: Danny Anderson, Phone: 815-544-2612, Email: [email protected]. 

June 26-27, 2020:  York County BBQ Festival, Delta, PA.  Contact:   Ken Jensen, Phone: 732-513-8331, Email: [email protected]. 

June 26-27, 2020:  Bring’n Home the Bacon, West Salem, WI.  Contact:  Laurie Tweten, Phone: 608-769-7446, Email: [email protected]. 

June 26-27, 2020:  Smokin Railroad Street BBQ (BACKYARD ONLY),  Elkmont, AL. Contact:  Ryan Pylant, Phone: 256-777-6930, Email: [email protected]. 

June 26-27, 2020:  12th Annual Auburn Hills Barbecue Cook-Off Auburn Hill, MI.  Contact: Shawn Keenan, Phone: 248-364-6926, Email: [email protected].  CANCELED 

June 26-27, 2020:  Grillin and Chillin, Chillicothe, MO.  Contact:  Carl McBee, Phone: 660-973-1953, Email: [email protected]. 

June 26-27, 2020:  Smokin on The Pecos-Double Header (Day 1), Artesia, NM. Contact:  Davis Grousnick, Phone: 575-513-4291, Email: [email protected]. 

June 26-27, 2020:  9th Annual Covington Cork & Pork Festival, Covington, VA.  Contact:  David Bryant, Phone: 540-968-3561, Email: [email protected]. 

June 26-27, 2020:  Swinging Bridge BBQ Festival, Byram, MS.  Contact:  Van Waites, Phone: 601-942-4985, Email: [email protected]. 

June 26-27, 2020:  A La Parrilla Fest 2020, Mexacali, Mexico.  Contact:  Tomas Siqueiros, Phone: +52-686-113-2039,
Email: [email protected].

June 26-27, 2020:  The Great Lenexa BBQ Battle – Kansas State Championship, Lenexa, KS.  Contact:  Lindsay Hart, Phone: 913-477-7130,
Email: [email protected].

June 26-27, 2020:  BBQ, Boots & Brew, Perris, CA.  Contact:  Motomi Correa, Phone: 951-943-3020, Email: [email protected].

June 27-28, 2020:  Heritage Days BBQ Showdown (Day 2), Belvidere, IL.  Contact: Danny Anderson, Phone: 815-544-2612, Email: [email protected]. 

June 27, 2020:  Bring’n Home the Bacon (BACKYARD), West Salem, WI.  Contact: Laurie Tweten, Phone: 608-769-7446, Email: [email protected]. 

June 27-28, 2020:  Montana BBQ Cook-off, Absarokee, MT.  Contact:   Danelle De Saveur, Phone: 406-670-8956, Email: [email protected].

June 27-28, 2020:  28th Annual Giant National Capital BBQ Battle, Washington, DC.  Contact:  Sandy Fulton, Phone: 410-726-1881, Email: [email protected]. 

June 27-28, 2020:  Smokin on The Pecos-Double Header (Day 2), Artesia, NM.  Contact:  David Grousnick, Phone: 575-513-4291, Email: [email protected].

June 27-28, 2020:  The Ware of Barbeque, Isola delila Scala Italy.  Contact:  Massimo Zaramella, Phone: 3400936880, 
Email: [email protected].

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

Apr. 10-11, 2020:  Easterfest, Kerrville, TX.  Contact:  Tricia Byrom, Phone:  830-267-1668, Email:  [email protected].  POSTPONED

Apr. 17-18, 2020:  Mingus Merica, Mingus, TX.  Contact:  Lori Mackey, Phone:  817-304-7589.  POSTPONED

Apr. 24-25, 2020:  Wild Game TAFR, Cypress, TX.  Contact:  Joe Matthews, Email:  [email protected]CANCELED

Apr. 24-25, 2020:  BBQ and Goat Cookoff, Goldthwaite, TX.  POSTPONED

Apr. 24-25, 2020:  Germanfest, Muenster, TX.  POSTPONED

Apr. 24-25, 2020:  Panther Hill Pit Crew Cook-Off, Liberty Hill, TX.  Contact:  Mike Thames, Phone:  512-299-7944, Email:  [email protected].  POSTPONED

May 1-2, 2020:  Howdy Roo, Marble Falls, TX.  Contact:  Craig Schlicke, Phone:  512-507-9089, Email:  [email protected].  POSTPONED 08/14-15/2020

May 1-2, 2020:  26th Annual Magnolia Showdown BBQ Cook-Off, Magnolia, TX.  Contact:  Anne Sundquist, Email:  [email protected].  POSTPONED 07/26-27/2020

May 1-2, 2020:  Brushy Creek Backyard BBQ Cookoff, Round Rock, TX.  Contact:  Lauren Worsley, Phone:  512-255-7871 Ext. 236, Email:  [email protected].

May 1-2, 2020:  Booster Club BBQ & Chili Cook-off, Lockhart, TX.

May 7-8, 2020:  5th Annual Smokin’ in Action, Wichita Falls, TX.  Contact:  Christmas in Action, Phone:  940-696-9393, Email:  [email protected].

May 15-16, 2020:  MSCA BBQ Cook-off, Madisonville, TX.  Contact:  Sharon Phelps, Phone:  936-348-8460, Email:  [email protected]. 

May 15-16, 2020:  Railhead Festival, Baird, TX.

May 15-16, 2020:  Sanderson, TX. 

May 15-16, 2020:  World Championship Bison Cook-Off, Santa Anna, TX.  Contact:  Montie Gutherie, Phone:  325-348-3826, Email:  [email protected]. 

May 22-23, 2020:  Homecoming Cook-Off, Gustine, TX.  Contact:  Derek Ahearn, Phone:  325-330-0916.

May 29-30, 2020:  Kevin Vest Memorial Cook-Off, Dublin, TX

May 29-30, 2020:  Red River Veterans Smokeout, Quanah, TX.

May 29-30, 2020:  Clear Lake Elks Lodge Cook-Off, Kemah, TX.  Contact:  Jim Ott,  Phone:  713-829-2199, Email:   [email protected].

June 5-6, 2020:  VFD Cook-off, Gordon, TX.

June 5-6, 2020:  Spring Fling, Evant, TX.

June 5-6, 2020:  Grill Fest, Shelby County, TX.

June 12-13, 2020:  Cow Camp Cook-off, San Saba, TX.

June 12-13, 2020:  Gladewater’s Hometown Throw-Down BBQ Contest, Gladewater, TX.  Contact:  Lola May, Phone:  903-985-1133, Email:  [email protected].

June 12-13, 2020:  Longest Day Cook-off, Magnolia, TX.  Contact:  Joni Thompson, Phone:  713-540-1695, Email:  [email protected].  POSTPONED 09/11-12/2020

June 12-13, 2020:  20th Annual Fort McKavett VFD BBQ Cook-off, Fort McKavett, TX.  Contact:  Ed LeClair, Phone:  325-949-6297 or Lisa Lester, Phone:  325-215-9336.

June 12-13, 2020:  Chisholm Trail Round-up, Lockhart, TX.

June 12-13, 2020:  Juneteeth, Fort Worth, TX. 

June 19-20, 2020:  ASCO 9th Annual Benefit Car & Bike Show and Barbeque Cook Off, San Antonio, TX.  Contact:  Kyle Smith, Phone:  210-333-8000, Email: [email protected]. 

June 19-20, 2020:  Spring Feast’ival Barbecue Cookoff, Evant, TX.  Contact:  Evant MDD, Phone:  254-248-4012, Email:  [email protected].

June 26-27, 2020:  2nd Annual Star Fest, Brownwood, TX.  Contact:  Debbie, Phone:  325-998-8877. 

June 26-27, 2020:  TNT Fest Cook, Jacksboro, TX.

July 10-11, 2020:  Granite Fest, Granite Shoals, TX.  

July 17-18, 2020:  Night in Old Fredericksburg Cook-Off, Fredericksburg, TX.  Contact:  Chad Ellebracht, Phone:  830-997-2359, Email:  [email protected]. 

July 24-25, 2020:  4th Annual Sims Strong Benefit & BBQ Cook-Off, Liberty Hill, TX.  Contact:  Charity Thornton, Phone:  512-630-5677.

July 31-Aug. 1, 2020:  Kimble County EMSB, Junction, TX.  Contact:  JP Anguiano, Phone:  325-446-6043.

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

Apr. 3-4, 2020:  Atoka BBQ Fest, Atoka, TN.  Contact:  Dorothy Isbell, Phone:  901-288-8596, Email:  [email protected].   CANCELED

Apr. 3-4, 2020:  Porkerfest Barbeque Competition, Riverdale, GA.  Contact:  Andrew Stringfellow, Jr., Phone:  770-823-7789, Email:  [email protected].

Apr. 17-18, 2020:  Ham Jam Arts Festival, Philadelphia, MS.  Contact:  Tony Gray, Phone:  601-562-6471, Email:  [email protected].   

April 24-25, 2020:  Southaven Springfest, Southaven, MS. Contact:  Kristi Faulkner, Phone:  662-393-6939/ 901-461-1791, Email:  [email protected].  CANCELED

May 1-2, 2020:  Que on the Yazoo, Greenwood, MS.  Contact:  Brantley Snipes, Phone: 662-458-0886/662-453-7625, Email:  [email protected].  CANCELED 

May 29-30, 2020:  Covington World’s Oldest BBQ Festival, Covington, TN.  Contact:  Karen Griffin, Phone:  901-475-7139/901-485-9075, Email:  [email protected]. 

June 13-14, 2020:  Thunder on the Water, Grenada, MS.  Contact:  Duan Willis, Phone:  662-703-0137, Email:  [email protected].  

July 16-18, 2020:  Smoke on the Mountain BBQ Championship, Galax, VA.  Contact: Twin County Chamber of Commerce, Phone:  276-236-2184, Email:  [email protected]. 

July 31-Aug. 1, 2020:  Water Valley, Watermelon Carnival Train Tracks Pork Attack, Check back for more information.

Aug. 28-29, 2020:  The South Mississippi Bouchere Festival, Tylertown, MS.  Contact: Stephen Pigott, Phone:  601-303-1119, Email:  [email protected]. 

September 24-26, 2020:  Praise The Lard, Murphysboro, IL.  Contact:  Sammi Graff, Phone:  618-684-8902/ 618-521-6957, Email:  [email protected]. 

Sept. 24-26, 2020:  The Great Ruleville Roast, Ruleville, MS.  Contact:  Elise Jenkins, Phone:  662-719-1675, Email:  [email protected]. 

Sept. 25-26, 2020:  Bartlett BBQ Fest, Bartlett, TN.  Contact:  David Parsons, Phone:  901-859-3381, Email:  [email protected]. 

Oct. 9-10, 2020:  Octoberfest Mississippi Delta, Ruleville, MS.  Contact:  Elise Jenkins, Phone:  662-719-1675, Email:  [email protected]. 

Oct. 15-17, 2020:  Arlington BBQ Fallfest, Arlington, TN.  Contact:  Pagie Ford, Phone:  901-488-7822, Email:  [email protected]. 

Oct. 16-17, 2020:  Delta Hot Tamale Festival, Check back for more information. 

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

Mar. 28-29, 2020:  BBQ Gives Back (Days 1 & 2), Urbanna, VA.  POSTPONED TENTATIVELY RESCHEDULED FOR 03/26-29/2021  

Apr. 4, 2020:  1st Annual Fawn Grove Double Barrell (SCA), Fawn Grove, PA. 

Apr. 17-18, 2020:  Interstate BBQ Festival, Hagerstown, MD.  POSTPONED 10/03/20  

May 1-2, 2020:  Jiggy with the Piggy BBQ Challenge, Kannapolis, NC. 

May 8-9, 2020:  BBQ Jamboree, Fredericksburg, VA.

May 15-16, 2020:  Smokin on the Buffalo BBQ Brawl, Mannington, WV. 

May 15-16, 2020:  Twin Valley Fire & Smoke, Morgantown, PA. 

May 15-16, 2020:  Kings of Q BBQ Cook-Off, Ayden, NC. 

June 5-6, 2020:  Sun BBQ Fest, (Non-MABA Event), Uncasville, CT. 

June 6-7, 2020:  Beltway BBQ Showdown, Upper Malboro, MD. 

June 12-13, 2020:  Colonial BBQ Competition, New Castle, DE. 

June 19-20, 2020:  Almost Heaven BBQ Bash, Weston, WV. 

June 26-27, 2020:  York County BBQ Festival, Delta, PA. 

June 26-27, 2020:  Covington Cork & Pork, Covington, VA. 

July 3-4, 2020:  I Love BBQ and Music Festival, Lake Placid, NY. 

July 10-11, 2020:  Auburn Rotary Party in the Park, Auburn, NY. 

July 17-18, 2020:  Chillin’ and Grillin’ in the Glades, Wise, VA. 

July 24-25, 2020:  Smoke in the Grove, Spring Grove, PA. 

Aug. 14-15, 2020:  Maryland State BBQ Bash, Belair, MD.

Aug. 14-16, 2020:  The Great Virginia Pig Out – Double, Richmond, VA. 

Sept. 11-12:  16th Annual Recovery Fest and 11th Annual BBQ State Championship, Richmond, VA.  

Sept. 18-19, 2020:  Tilley H-D Biker Blues BBQ Rally, Salisbury, NC.  

Sept. 25-26, 2020:  Smoke in the Park, Lemoyne, PA.  

Oct. 2-3, 2020:  Keystone Class BBQ State Championship, Harrisburg, PA. 

Oct. 9-10, 2020:  Eastern Carolina BBQ Throw Down, Rocky Mount, NC.  

Oct. 18-19, 2029:  Red, White & Que (Day 1 & Day 2), Jackson, NJ. 

Oct. 23-24, 2020:  Zom-b-que (Tentative Date), Wytheville, VA. 

Nov. 6-7, 2020:  Currituck Heritage Festival Bulls & BBQ, Powells Point, NC. 

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

April 11, 2020:  Spring Training 2020, University of Minnesota Andrew Boss Meat Science Laboratory, Falcon Heights, MN, FMI:  http://mnbbqsociety.com/classes.

May 8-9, 2020:  Minnesota in May 2020, Cambridge, MN.  FMI:  mnbbqsociety.com. 

May 15-16, 2020:  Mad May BBQ, Madison Lake, MN.  FMI:  https://www.facebook.com/MadMayBBQ/

May 29-30, 2020:  Smokin in Steele BBQ and Blues Festival, Owatonna, MN.  FMI:   http://www.smokininsteele.com. 

June 21, 2020:  Rigs and Pigs BBQ Cook-off and Car Show, Buffalo, MN.  FMI:  https://www.facebook.com/Rigs-Pigs-655681734771657/. 

June 26-27, 2020:  Bring’n Home the Bacon, West Salem, WI.  FMI:   http://bringnhomethebacon.com.

Aug. 1, 2020:  B-Dale BBQ Contest, Roseville, MN.  FMI:  http://www.b-dale.com.    

Aug. 15, 2020:  Knights of Columbus BBQ Rib & Chicken ack Yard Competition, FMI:  http://kc8571.mnknights.org/event/11thcar-rib/.

Aug 21-22, 2020:  13th Annual Big Island BBQ, Albert Lea, MN.  FMI:   http://www.bigislandfestivalandbbq.org/BIB/bib.htm. 

Aug 18-19, 2020:  Smokin Gobbler Cook-Off, Worthington, MN.  FMI:  http://www.kingturkeyday.net. 

Aug 18-19, 2020:  The Get Busy LIVIN Music Fest, Elk River, MN.  FMI:  https://www.facebook.com/events/536840523773793/.

Sept. 18-19, 2020:  Smokin Gobbler Cook Off, Worthington, MN.  FMI:  http://www.kingturkeyday.net

Sept. 18-19, 2020:  The Get Busy LIVIN Music Fest, Elk River, MN.  FMI:  https://www.facebook.com/events/536840523773793/

 

 

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

Apr. 1-4, 2020:  2020 NBBQA Conference, Louisville, KY.  

Apr. 3, 2020:  NBBQA Rhinestone Hat Steak Cookoff, Louisville, KY.

Apr. 4, 2020:  NBBQA Classic Steak Cookoff, Louisville, KY.

 

 

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

April 4, 2020:  BBQ in April in April, Langley, BC, Canada.  Contact:  Wayne Fettback, Email:  [email protected].  POSTPONED

Apr. 17-19, 2020:  Spring Fair BBQ Playoffs, Puyallup, WA. 

Apr. 24-25, 2020:  Smoke n Fire, Pasco, WA. 

May 2-3, 2020:  Canadian Festival of Chili and BBQ, Langley, BC, Canada.  POSTPONED 

May 30, 2020:  Grillfest, Burlington, WA. 

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

Apr. 24-25, 2020:  Omar Hillbillies Outhouse 1 Bar-B-Que Cookoff, Moncks Corner, SC.  Contact:  Paul Port, Phone:  843-499-2720, Email:  [email protected].   POSTPONED

May 15-16, 2020:  Clinton Smokin’ On The Rails, Contact:  Adele Alducin, Phone: ​ 864-200-4510, Email:  [email protected].

June 5-6, 2020:  Newberry Pork in the Park, Newberry, SC.  Contact:  Mary Alex Kopp, Phone:  803-321-3881, Email:  [email protected]. 

Sept. 5-6, 2020:  Smoke at the Lodge, Summerville, SC.  Contact:  Kenneth Smillie, Phone: 843-814-3391, Email:  [email protected]. 

Sept. 25-26, 2020:  Jamil Shriners BBQ Cook Off, Columbia, SC.  Contact:  Charles Buckner, Phone: 803-309-0907, Email: [email protected].

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

Mar. 28, 2020:  Spring Fling Steak & BBQ Competition Steak Cookoff, Fort Pierce, FL.  POSTPONED 

Mar. 29, 2020:  Bironne Steak Challenge, Castelnovo Vicenza, Italy.  POSTPONED

Apr. 3, 2020:  NBBQA Rhinestone Hat Steak Cookoff, Louisville, KY.  POSTPONED

Apr. 4, 2020:  3rd Annual Atoka Ribeye Round-Up Steak Cookoff, Atoka, TN.  POSTPONED 

Apr. 4, 2020:  Grillbillies Steak Cookoff, Wendell, NC. 

Apr. 10, 2020:  3rd Annual Raising the Steaks (Double) Steak Cookoff, Greencastle, PA. 

Apr. 11, 2020:  Championship BBQ Supply Steak Cookoff (Double), Amarillo, TX. 

Apr. 11, 2020:  BBQ Pit Stop Steak Championship Series Steak Cookoff, Layton, UT. 

Apr. 18, 2020:  Helping U BBQ’s Triple Threat Match (TRIPLE), Omaha, NE. 

Apr. 18, 2020:  1st Annual The Ranch @ Reese Steak Cookoff, Lubbock, TX. 

Apr. 18, 2020:  Wild King BBQ Competition Steak Cookoff, Tirol, Austria. 

Apr. 19, 2020:  BBQ & Blues Steak Cookoff, Bremerhaven, Germany. 

Apr. 24, 2020:  Great Wisconsin Tune-Up SCA 6-pack (Double), Manawa, WI. 

Apr. 24, 2020:  Rockahock Pickin’ N Pullin’ BBQ Competition Steak Cookoff, Lanexa, VA. 

Apr. 24, 2020:  Hanor Smokin’ Red Dirt BBQ Steak Cookoff, Enid, OK. 

Apr. 25, 2020:  Lancaster BBQ Supply Spring Break Steak Cookoff (Double), Lancaster, PA. 

Apr. 25, 2020:  S.B.H. BBQ Steak Cookoff, Greenville, SC. 

Apr. 25, 2020:  Dreams Come True Crawfish Festival Steak Cookoff, Gonzales, LA. 

Apr. 25, 2020:  Great Wisconsin Tune-Up SCA 6-pack (Double) Day 2, Manawa, WI. 

Apr. 25, 2020:  Chimney Cartel’s Schoolhouse Rocks the Steak Showdown Steak Cookoff (DOUBLE), Marietta, GA. 

Apr. 25, 2020:  SCA NorCal Regional at Pacific Flyway Supplies, Dixon, CA. 

Apr. 25, 2020:  3rd Annual Anheuser-Busch Jacksonville Brewery Steak Cookoff, Jacksonville, FL.   POSTPONED

Apr. 25, 2020:  Hometown Showdown Steak Cookoff (Double), Piedmont, OK. 

Apr. 26, 2020:  Great Wisconsin Tune-Up SCA 6-pack (Double) Day 3, Manawa, WI. 

May 1, 2020:  Cotton Fest Steak Cookoff, Lubbock, TX. 

May 1, 2020:  2nd Annual Show Low Steak Throwdown, Show Low, AZ. 

May 1, 2020:  2nd Annual Kennett Jaycees Steak Cookoff, Kennett, MO. 

May 2, 2020:  Mason City in May VFW Steak Cookoff (Double), Mason City, IA. 

May 2, 2020:  Hometown Steak Showdown Steak Cookoff, Laurel, MS. 

May 2, 2020:  Roanoke Roundup, Roanoke, TX.  POSTPONED 

May 2, 2020:  Will Rogers Classic Steak Cookoff, Claremore, OK.

May 2, 2020:  Meatstock Sydney, Sydney, Australia. 

May 2, 2020:  6th BBQ Bulls Championship Steak Cookoff, Salzburg, Austria. 

May 3, 2020:  SCHEELS Steak Cookoff, Overland Park, KS.  POSTPONED  

May 8, 2020:  Indiana Steak Championship Steak Cookoff, Warsaw, IN. 

May 8, 2020:  Van Zandt County Fair Steak Cookoff, Canton, TX. 

May 9, 2020:  Esperanza Bonanza 2020, Marion, AR. 

May 9, 2020:  Celebration in the Park Steak Cookoff, Glencoe, AL. 

May 9, 2020:  Westlake Ace Hardware Steak Festival of Fort Worth, Fort Worth, TX.

May 9, 2020:  BBQ Pit Stop Steak Championship Series Steak Cookoff, Lake City, UT.

May 10, 2020:  Hamburg sucht den Grillmeister Steak Cookoff, Hamburg, Germany. 

May 15, 2020:  Twin Valley Fire and Smoke Steak Cookoff, Morgantown, PA. 

May 16, 2020:  O-Town Showdown Steak Cookoff, Owasso, OK. 

May 16, 2020:  Grill it Uptown Steak Showdown, Greenwood, SC. 

May 16, 2020:  Appling Healthcare Steak Cookoff (DOUBLE), Osage, IA.

May 16, 2020:  Transylvanian BBQ Event, Sfantu Gheorghe/Olteni, Romania. 

May 22, 2020:  Red, White, & BBQ Steak Cookoff, Westmont, IL. 

May 23, 2020:  PA School of Culinary Arts Ribeye Cookoff, Lancaster, PA. 

May 23, 2020:  Mitchell County Steak Cookoff (DOUBLE), Osage, IA.   

May 29, 2020:  The Great Georgia BBQ Festival Steak Cookoff, Cumming, GA. 

May 24, 2020:  Flame & Coals BBQ Battle, Seaford, Australia. 

May 29, 2020:  KWBBQ Steak Cookoff, Kansas City, MO. 

May 29, 2020:  Smokin’ in Steele Steak Cookoff, Owatonna, MN. 

May 30, 2020:  PHA Steak and Bacon Cookoff, Houston, TX. 

May 30, 2020:  GrillFest Northwest Steak Competition, Burlington, WA. 

May 30, 2020:  Stars & Stripes Steak Cookoff & Car Show, McDonough, GA. 

May 30, 2020:  3rd Annual Beaches Beef & Bacon Steak Cookoff, Jacksonville, FL. 

June 5, 2020:  Lincoln Pigs & Swigs Steak Cookoff, Lincoln, IL.

June 6, 2020:  The Great Cedar Rapids Sizzle Steak Cookoff, Cedar Rapids, IA. 

June 6, 2020:  Rawhide Meat Co. Eastern Illinois Steak Championship Cookoff, Danville, IL. 

June 6, 2020:  Gunter Wilhelm & Chimney Cartel present “The Double Edged Steak Showdown” DOUBLE, Ramsey, NJ. 

June 6, 2020:  Beef Empire Days Grill Master Cookoff, Garden City, KS. 

June 6, 2020:  Vienna BBQ Days Festival Steak Cookoff, Wien-Vienna, Austria. 

June 7, 2020:  Mater Grill Aguascalientes Steak Cookoff, Aguascalientes, Mexico. 

June 12, 2020:  Smoke on the Plains Derby & Music Fest, Derby, KS. 

June 13, 2020:  Sand Mountain Sizzle Steak Cookoff, Albertville, AL. 

June 13, 2020:  Noble County Smoke Eaters Steak Cookoff (Double), Perry, OK. 

June 13, 2020:  Ohio State Steak Cookoff, Waynesville, OH. 

June 13, 2020:  Saluting with Steak, Yorkville, IL. 

June 13, 2020:  Granite State BBQ Championship Steak Cookoff, Hancock, NH. 

June 13, 2020:  Fire Presented by Blues Hog Steak Cookoff (Double), Washington, MO. 

June 13, 2020:  Greeley Blues Jam BBQ Steak Cookoff, Greeley, CO. 

June 13, 2020:  Brisbane BBQ Festival Steak Cookoff, Brisbane QLD, Australia. 

June 14, 2020:  Wild Country Steak Contest, Cleveland, OK. 

June 19, 2020:  Almost Heaven BBQ Bash Grill Steak Cookoff, Weston, WV. 

June 19, 2020:  Market Allmand Central Plains Ribfest Steak Cookoff (DOUBLE), Holdrege, NE. 

June 19, 2020:  DeSoto Shrine Club Steak Cookoff, Nesbit, MS. 

June 19, 2020:  3rd Annual Rose Festival’s SCA Competition Steak Cookoff, State Center, IA. 

June 20, 2020:  Frederic Family Days Lumberjack Show Steak Cookoff, Frederic, WI. 

June 20, 2020:  The BBQHQ SCA Summer Classic Steak Cookoff, Simi Valley, CA.

June 20, 2020:  Southeastern Railway Museum Steak Cookoff, Duluth, GA. 

June 20, 2020:  BBQ Pit Stop Steak Championship Series Steak Cookoff, Lehi, UT. 

June 20, 2020:  Steak on the Square Steak Cookoff, Searcy, AR. 

June 26, 2020:  York County BBQ Festival Steak Cookoff, Delta, PA. 

June 26, 2020:  Heritage Days Steak Throw Down, Belvidere, IL. 

June 26, 2020:  Sam’s Club Bring’n Home the Bacon Steak Cookoff, West Salem, WI. 

June 27, 2020:  The Lodge Steak Cookoff, Johnson City, TN. 

June 27, 2020:  Giant National Capital BBQ Battle, Washington, DC.

June 27, 2020:  Grilling & Gaming Steak Cookoff, St. Joseph, MO. 

June 27, 2020:  Hilliard Youth Football Car-B-Que Steak Cookoff (Double), Folkston, GA. 

June 27, 2020:  A La Parila Fest, Mexicali, B.C. Mexico. 

July 3, 2020:  River City Steak Cookoff Day 1, Mason City, IA.

July 4, 2020:    River City Steak Cookoff Day 2, Mason City, IA.

July 5, 2020:  River City Steak Cookoff Day 3, Mason City, IA.

July 11, 2020:  Upstate Steak by the Lake Cookoff, Auburn, NY. 

July 11, 2020:  BBQ Pit Stop Steak Championship Serie at American Fork Steel Days Steak Cookoff, American Fork, UT. 

July 11, 2020:  Grillin on the River Steak Cookoff, Sugar Tree, TN. 

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

Check back later for updated event details. 

 

 

Non-Sanctioned Events

Apr. 18, 2020:  2nd Annual PBC Exodus 24:10 BBQ Cook-Off Albemarle, NC.  Contact:  Rodney Morton, Phone:  704-796-1088, Email:  [email protected].   

Apr. 18, 2020:  Community Challenge BBQ Cook-off and Sports Event, Missouri, TX.  Contact:  Lacie Sumter, Phone:  281-633-3157, Email:  [email protected].

Aug. 18, 2020:  Kookin’ for the Kingdom, Laurel, MS.  Contact:  Donald Holifield, Phone:  601-580-2382, Email:  [email protected]. 

 Sept. 30-Oct. 3, 2020:  Memphis in May, Memphis, TN.  Team Applications Open on Friday, October 18. FMI:  https://www.memphisinmay.org/events/world-championship-barbecue-cooking-contest/team/.

 

BBQ Cooking Schools 

 

Apr. 4, 2020:  BBQ 101 Chicken & Ribs, Indianapolis, IN.  Contact:  BBQ Maestros, Website:  www.bbqindy.com.

Apr. 5, 2020:  BBQ 102 Butts & Briskets, Indianapolis, IN.  Contact:  BBQ Maestros, Website:  www.bbqindy.com.

Apr. 11, 2020:  Southern Thunder BBQ – Grilling the Easy Way, Marietta, GA.  Contact:  Southern Thunder BBQ, Phone: 706-510-7045, Email: [email protected].

Apr.11, 2020:  SoCal CBBQA BBQ 101 Class, Orange, CA.  FMI:  cabbqa.org.

Apr. 17-19, 2020:  Myron Mixon – Jack’s Old South Cooking School, Unadilla, GA.  Email:  [email protected]; Website:  https://www.jacksoldsouth.com/bbq-cooking-school.

Apr. 18, 2020:  BBQ 101 Chicken & Ribs, Indianapolis, IN.  Contact:  BBQ Maestros, Website:  www.bbqindy.com

Apr. 18, 2020:  Que University BBQ Cooking School – BBQ with the Pros, Marietta, GA.  Contact:  Southern Thunder BBQ, Phone: 706-510-7045, Email: [email protected].

Apr. 18-19, 2020:  Sweet Smoke Q/Pig-Chicka-Cow-Cow Competition Class, Lakeland, FL.  Website:  http://sweetsmokeq.com/competitionclass.html.

Apr. 19, 2020:  BBQ 102 Butts and Brisket, Indianapolis, IN.  Contact:  BBQ Maestros, Website:  www.bbqindy.com.

May 1-3, 2020:  Myron Mixon – Jack’s Old South Cooking School, Unadilla, GA. Email:  [email protected]; Website:  https://www.jacksoldsouth.com/bbq-cooking-school.

May 2, 2020:  Aporkalypse Now Competition BBQ Class, Havre De Grace, MD.  Contact:  Michael Fay, Phone: 703-346-0036, Email: [email protected]. 

May 30, 2020:  Jim Johnson KCBS Competition Meat Cooking Class, Church Point, Nova Scotia, Canada.

June 13, 2020:  Que University BBQ Cooking School – BBQ with the Pros, Marietta, GA.  Contact:  Southern Thunder BBQ, Phone: 706-510-7045, Email: [email protected].

June 19-21, 2020:  Steven Raichlen’s Barbecue University Cooking School, Bluffton, SC.   FMI:  https://barbecuebible.com/barbecue-university/.

June 27, 2020:  Que University BBQ Cooking School – Masters Class, Marietta, GA.  Contact:  Southern Thunder BBQ, Phone: 706-510-7045, Email: [email protected].

June 27, 2020:  Swamp Boys Master & Backyard Cooking Class, Smithfield, Queensland, Australia.  Contact Person: Rub Bagby,
Email: [email protected]. 

June 28, 2020:  Swamp Boys Advanced BBQ Masterclass, Smithfield, Queensland, Australia.  Contact Person: Rub Bagby,
Email: [email protected]. 

July 19, 2020:  NEBS Meat Cutting Class, Templeton, MA.  Contact:  Kim Stanfield, Email: [email protected]. 

Aug. 15, 2020:  NorCal CBQA 101 BBQ Class 2020, Livermore, CA.  FMI:  cabbqa.org.

 

 

BBQ Judging Schools

Apr. 3, 2020:  SCA Certified Judging Class, Wendell, NC.  FMI:  http://www.steakcookoffs.com.

Apr. 4, 2020:  SCA Certified Judging Class, LaCrosse, WI.  FMI:  http://www.steakcookoffs.com.

Apr. 4, 2020:  KCBS Certified BBQ Judging Class, Cary, NC.  Contact:  Graham Wilson, Phone: 919-362-7141,Email: [email protected].  POSTPONED

Apr. 4, 2020:  KCBS Table Captain Class, Cary, NC.  Contact:  Graham Wilson, Phone: 919-362-7141, Email: [email protected].

Apr. 4, 2020:  SCA Certified Judging Class, Gheorghe, Romania.  FMI:  http://www.steakcookoffs.com.

Apr. 4, 2020:  SCA Certified Judging Class, LaCrosse, WI.  FMI:  http://www.steakcookoffs.com.

Apr. 5, 2020:  KCBS Certified BBQ Judging Class, Calgary, Alberta, Canada.  Contact:  Cathy Roczkowsky, Phone: 403-471-3214, Email: [email protected].

Apr. 5, 2020:  KCBS Table Captain Class, Calgary, Alberta, Canada.  Contact:  Cathy Roczkowsky, Phone: 403-471-3214, Email: [email protected].

Apr. 10, 2020:  SCA Certified Judging Class, Amarillo, TX.  FMI: http://www.steakcookoffs.com.

Apr. 11, 2020:  SCA Certified Judging Class, Layton, Utah.  FMI:  http://www.steakcookoffs.com.

Apr. 11, 2020:  KCBS Certified BBQ Judging Class, Clayton, CA.  Contact:  Rory Richmond, Phone:  925-864-8687, Email:  [email protected].

Apr. 11, 2020:  KCBS Table Captain Class, Clayton, CA.  Contact:  Rory Richmond, Phone:  925-864-8687, Email:  [email protected].

Apr. 11, 2020:  KCBS Certified BBQ Judging Class, Brookhaven, MS.  Contact:  Mark Porter, Phone: 601-757-1772, Email: [email protected]

Apr. 17, 2020:  SCA Certified Judging Class, Tirol, Austria.  FMI:  http://www.steakcookoffs.com.

Apr. 18, 2020:  KCBS Certified BBQ Judging Class, Sugar Creek, MO.  Contact:  Sue Mikula, Phone: 816-252-4413, Email: [email protected].

Apr. 18, 2020:  License to Eat – Detroit, Detroit, MI.  FMI:  https://worldfoodchampionships.com/become-a-judge.

Apr. 24, 2020:  SCA Certified Judging Class, Lanexa, VA.  FMI:  http://www.steakcookoffs.com.

Apr. 24, 2020:  SCA Certified Judging Class, Greenville, SC.  FMI:  http://www.steakcookoffs.com.

Apr. 24, 2020:  SCA Certified Judging Class, Lancaster, PA.  FMI: http://www.steakcookoffs.com.

Apr. 25, 2020:  License to Eat – Port Aransas, Port Aransas, TX. FMI:  https://worldfoodchampionships.com/become-a-judge. 

Apr. 26, 2020:  SCA Certified Judging Class, Greenwood, SC.  FMI:  http://www.steakcookoffs.com.

Apr. 26, 2020:  License to Eat – Springfield, Springfield, MO.  FMI:  https://worldfoodchampionships.com/become-a-judge. 

May 1, 2020:  SCA Certified Judging Class, Salzburg, Austria.  FMI:  http://www.steakcookoffs.com.

May 2, 2020:  SCA Certified Judging Class, Farmington, MO.  FMI: http://www.steakcookoffs.com.

May 2, 2020:  KCBS Certified BBQ Judging Class, Glen Ellyn, IL.  Contact:  Bob Solak, Phone: 630-930-1086, Email: [email protected]

May 2, 2020:  KCBS Table Captain Class, Glen Ellyn, IL.  Contact:  Bob Solak, Phone: 630-930-1086, Email: [email protected]. 

May 10, 2020:  License to Eat – Dallas, Dallas, TX.  FMI:  https://worldfoodchampionships.com/become-a-judge

May 13, 2020:  KCBS Certified BBQ Judging Class, Kansas City, MO.  Contact:  Emily Park, Email: [email protected].  POSTPONED

May 14, 2020:  KCBS Table Captain Class, Kansas City, MO.  Contact:  Emily Park, Email: [email protected].

May 15, 2020:  KCBS Certified BBQ Judging Class, Galgiai, LT, Lithuania.  Contact: Nerijus Navickas, Phone: +447830310848, Email: [email protected].

May 16, 2020:  SCA Certified Judging Class, Auburn, NY.  FMI: http://www.steakcookoffs.com.

May 16, 2020:  License to Eat – Tempe, Tempe, AZ.  FMI:  https://worldfoodchampionships.com/become-a-judge.

May 22, 2020:  SCA Certified Judging Class, Westmont, IL.  FMI: http://www.steakcookoffs.com.

May 28, 2020:  SCA Certified Judging Class, Cumming, GA.  FMI: http://www.steakcookoffs.com.

May 30, 2020:  KCBS Certified BBQ Judging Class, Church Point, Nova Scotia, Canada. Contact:  Philippe Gaudet, Phone: 902-778-0758, Email: [email protected].

May 31, 2020:  KCBS Certified BBQ Judging Class, Norco, CA.  Contact:  Debbie Yopp, Phone: 951-444-1280, Email: [email protected].

May 31, 2020:  KCBS Table Captain Class, Norco, CA.  Contact:  Debbie Yopp, Phone: 951-444-1280, Email: [email protected].

June 5, 2020:  SCA Certified Judging Class, Ramsey, NJ.  FMI:  http://www.steakcookoffs.com.

June 8, 2020:  KCBS Certified Judging Class, Kansas City, KS.  Contact:   Bob Hager, Phone: 913-850-3348, Email: [email protected].

June 13, 2020:  Maryland Foodie Fest, Aberdeen, MD.  FMI:  https://worldfoodchampionships.com/become-a-judge.

June 14, 2020:  KCBS Certified Judging Class, Denver, CO.  Contact:  Bob Solak, Phone: 630-930-1086, Email: [email protected].

June 25, 2020:  KCBS Certified Judging Class, Mexicali, Baja California, Mexico.  Contact:  Tomas Siqueiros, Phone: +52(686)113-2039,
Email: [email protected]. 

June 25, 2020:  KCBS Table Captain Class, Mexicali, Baja California, Mexico.  Contact: Tomas Siqueiros, Phone: +52(686)113-2039,
Email: [email protected]. 

July 3, 2020:  SCA Certified Judging Class, Mason City, IA.  FMI:  http://www.steakcookoffs.com.

 

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