The Montana State BBQ Championship at MontanaFair, scheduled for August 15-16 (Wednesday-Thursday), is a Kansas City BBQ Society sanctioned, professional BBQ cooking competition.
The competition will bring together professional and amateur BBQ competition teams from across the United States and Canada for two days of competition at MontanaFair.
The Kansas City Barbeque Society is dedicated to the promotion and enjoyment of barbeque. The KCBS is the largest organization of barbecue and grilling enthusiasts in the world. There are more than 14,000 professional members around the world and over 300 sanctioned barbecue contests within the U.S.
KCBS sanctioned events provide the most respected form of judging and scoring in the world of BBQ. KCBS provides representatives for the contest and access to certified BBQ judges.
Following the judging on Thursday, Aug. 16, BBQ competitors may choose to offer samples for sale from 5-9 p.m. that evening. “MontanaFair Bones Bucks” will be available for sale and tasting
samples will be sold for one “Buck” per taste.