SOLD OUT FOR 2009!!!

We are now SOLD OUT of ALL SPACES for crafters, contestants, judges and food vendors. The only spaces remaining are for the Tailgate Challenge.


  • Competition sanctioned by the Kansas City BBQ Society (KCBS)
  • Entry Fee $225 ( must be qualified )
  • Grand Champion wins $2,500 and an invitation to the American Royal contest in October, the “World Series” of BBQ


  • Chicken
  • Pork Ribs
  • Pork Shoulder (often called "pulled" pork)
  • Beef Brisket

For more information and to obtain an application to compete, call 410-638-1023.