Judges Application Form

Sponsor Application Form

Sponsor Application Form Available Soon.

Cookers Application Form

Vendors Application Form


2016 CornHole Competition ($50/Team) ... Registration Link


2016 Emergency Contacts list ... Emergency Contact Link

"PEOPLE'S CHOICE" Contest - WONDERFUL SUCCESS ... 2015 Winners ... Grand Champion: IOWA'S SMOKEY D'S BBQ

Tips-for-Taste (aka People's Choice) venue for 2016. The Smokin' In The Square sponsor, Eager Beaver Tree Service, will be providing each Backyard Team with 2 pork butts to prepare for sampling by the public. The Backyard Team with the most donations in their "Charity Jar" will be the winner of the Tips-for-Taste event. This event will be on Saturday from 11am to 3pm. There is no requirement for the public to donate, and the Backyard Teams can prepare additional butts or anything they want for sampling.


Please go to the KCBS web site for 2015 rules!! (2016 KCBS rules not yet posted.) 

The Kansas City Barbeque Society

11514 Hickman Mills Drive

Kansas City, MO 64134

Phone: 816-765-5891 or 1-800-963-KCBS

Fax: 816-765-586



Rules are designed to be fair and equal to all cookers. Integrity of the Contestants, Judges,

KCBS Contest Representatives, and Organizers is essential.