Barbecue in the Bluffs

Celebrate CB is excited about the Annual Barbecue in the Bluffs Competition. 2016will mark our 12th year, and will continue for the fourth year at the  Barbecue’s permanent home, Thomas P. Hanafan Rivers Edge Park next to the Bob Kerry Pedestrian Bridge.

Register Today!


Join the competition. Download the application from the icon above and send it to the listed address on the form.  Cost for participation is $225.00 or $250.00 after April 15th.

The Prizes!

A total cash purse of $8300 will be awarded in addition to points teams earn toward the total KCBS score for the year. To find out about KCBS BBQ competitions visit their web page at


The Contest!

Rack of Lamb-100

BBQ Contestants will compete in four Categories: Chicken, Pork, Ribs and Brisket at the Kansas City Barbecue Society’s sanctioned event

Barbecue in the Bluffs Sponsors

Presenting Sponsor