Get Ready. Get Set. Get Smokin.
Teams from over 25 states and several different countries join the World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest ranks every year for one reason - to live the first-hand experience of the greatest BBQ party on the planet. Teams compete in four different categories during the contest including whole hog, shoulder, rib and patio porker. Round up your buddies or coworkers, we're serious about barbecue 'round here.
The 42nd annual World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest takes place May 15-18, 2019. Don't miss it!
#WCBCC19 Team Applications
The team application period for the 2019 World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest is now closed. We'll be notifying those who applied in the coming weeks and seeing many of you in May!
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