WCBCC Judging Seminar Registration Now Open

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Memphis in May International Festival will host their annual World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest Judging Seminar on Saturday, November 11, 2017 at the Spring Hill Suites in Memphis, Tennessee.

This seminar provides the only opportunity for barbecue enthusiasts to receive training and become qualified to judge at the Memphis in May World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest, which will be held on May 16–19, 2018 in Tom Lee Park, in Memphis, TN. 

Topics to be covered at the barbecue judging seminar include: Memphis in May judging process and rules; the official meat categories; the scoring process; and blind, on-site, and final judging. Participants will sample barbecue from a competition barbecue team during simulated judging exercises.

The Memphis in May World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest is ranked as America’s #1 most prestigious BBQ competition by USA Today 10Best. Each year over 250 competition teams from across the country and around the world travel to Memphis, TN to compete for the title of World Champion Barbecue Cooking Team.

The Championship Barbecue Judging Seminar is limited to the first 100 registrants, first come first served. All instruction materials and lunch is provided. Participants are encouraged to register now, as the seminar sells out each year. Registration is $95.00 per person and applications are available by clicking here. Registration closes Monday, November 6, 2017.

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