News and updates will be listed on this page whenever they happen. We hope to make this the best event yet!
Apr. 23, 2018:I have 15 spots remaining in the field for the 2018 competition. And with teams ordering up (at a price) additional space, those spaces could fill fast. Sign up today, or shoot me an e-mail with questions at email@example.com
Apr. 16, 2018:Thank you to our gold sponsor, Flager And Associates!
Judges, judges, I have my judges. The 2018 Que is doing real well with judges, we have a great and loyal base, and I want to thank everyone for wanting to participate.
For now, the Que has confirmed it's judges and table captains. To see the full list of judges you can click on this link.
If you believe there was an error, or you wish to know your place on our current waiting list, please feel free to e-mail me at firstname.lastname@example.org
Apr. 15, 2018:Good morning BBQ fans! We keep adding teams but we still have some space available. You can sign up on our Forms page, or if you need to talk to me first with any questions feel free to e-mail me at email@example.com
The second round of judge's confirmations has gone out, and we have had a great follow through by our judges. If you haven't received a second e-mail from me asking you to confirm your seat, and you registered as a judge, feel free to e-mail me and I'll see where you are at on the waiting list.
Apr. 3, 2018:We have 48 confirmed teams, with others making contact to reserve spots. We have space, so get your teams signed up ASAP.
Feb. 26, 2018:20 days after my last post and we are now at 41 teams. Filling up, so get your team registered as soon as possible.
Feb. 6, 2018:We have 30 confirmed teams in 36 days of registration. Keep those team sign-ups coming!
Jan. 12, 2018:Judging is full. Any applications received after 10am today are placed on the wait list. Thank you to all that applied and to everyone interested in the competition.
Jan. 9, 2018:The que is filling up early in January. As of 9am today, we have over 90 KCBS judges registered and over 20 teams set to compete. Keep up the great work, keep those teams rolling in, and if anyone needs anything just let me know at firstname.lastname@example.org
Jan. 2, 2018: The first 24 hours of registration for the 2018 Que has found us with 13 teams and 70 judges already signed up. No joke, we had 19 judges before 10:05am on New Years Day, with 2 of those judges fully registred at exactly 10:00am.
On the competitors side, first team of 2018, Poppa-Q-BBQ, had completed their registration (in full) by 10:02am. This beat out the second team registered, Smokin' Tex BBQ, by exactly 1 minute. All of you are crazy and amazing.
Dec. 31, 2017: The 2018 Que is set for June 1st and 2nd. Registration for competitors, judges, and sponsors will all be done online this year. Registration opens January 1, 2018 at 10am via the Forms page. If you have any questions please e-mail Matt at email@example.com.