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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

Friday, March 21st, and Saturday, March 22nd 2014, Hammond will also be known for being the BBQ capital of the State. This 11th year event will be located in Historic Downtown Hammond.

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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