The Competition

“Missouri State Championship” Sanctioned by the Kansas City Barbeque Society Competition

Cook for your chance to win Cash Prizes totaling $19,000 in addition to the chance to compete at the American Royal or the Jack Daniels Invitational BBQ Cookoff. The 19th Annual Rock’n Ribs Barbeque Festival is a Missouri State Contest, sanctioned by the Kansas City Barbeque Society.

2018 Total Prize Money: $19,000

  • Grand Champion $2,500, trophy and Booth Banner
  • Reserve Grand Champion $1,500, trophy and Booth Banner

Categories: Chicken, Pork Ribs (loin or spare), Pork (shoulder/butt/picnic), Brisket(beef)

  • 1st Place (in each category) $850, Trophy and Booth Banner
  • 2nd Place (in each category) $550, Trophy and Booth Banner
  • 3rd Place (in each category) $450, Trophy and Booth Banner
  • 4th Place (in each category) $350, Trophy
  • 5th Place (in each category) $250, Trophy
  • 6th-10th Place (in each category) $100, Trophies

Whole Hog Competition

  • 1st Place $1,000.00 Trophy and booth banner
  • 2nd Place $600.00Trophy and Booth Banner
  • 3rd Place $400.00Trophy and Booth Banner
  • 4th Place $300.00 Trophy and Booth Banner
  • 5th Place $100.00 Trophy and Booth Banner

Contest Rules