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Welcome to the Hammond Smokin' BBQ Challenge

More Than 50 KCBS TEAMS from around the U.S. will compete against each other and local teams for more than $12,000 in Cash & Prizes.

KCBS Contest

The KCBS Contest draws more than 50+ traveling professional BBQ teams from more than 8 states and judges from all over the country. These teams will be mixed in with local teams that want to “show their stuff” against the best BBQ teams in the nation.

Backyard Boogie Contest

The "Backyard Boogie" is a contest for the BBQ enthusiast who wants to prove to his friends that he/she has what it takes to be the best of the best in our local hometown competition cooking both chicken, pork ribs, & sauce.

Chicken Little Contest

The “Chicken Little” BBQ event pits children from the ages of 6 –16 in a contest to see who can BBQ the best chicken in Hammond.

2014 Beneficiaries

Proceeds from the 2014 Hammond Smokin BBQ Challenge will be given to local charities.

2013 Photo Gallery

View our photo gallery of last year's Hammond Smokin' Blues & BBQ contest by CLICKING HERE!

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