THE KANSAS CITY BARBEQUE SOCIETY (KCBS), a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting and enjoying barbeque, is the world's largest organization of barbeque and grilling enthusiasts with over 20,000 members worldwide.

KCBS sanctions over 500 barbeque contests world wide. From volunteering to actual event production, our members also offer assistance to civic and charitable organizations who organize events.


KCBS serves as a clearinghouse of barbeque information which provides:

  • Networking with related trade associations and other contest-sanctioning organizations

  • Tracking trends in barbeque related products, and equipment

  • Teaming up with other food organizations and the media to promote barbeque

​The 2018 Pork-A-Palooza BBQ Cookoff will be held in Weatherford, OK on March 16th and 17th in the parking lot between the First National Bank & Trust Co. and Ace Hardware.

Please complete Pork-A-Palooza Registration Form

and mail it to:

        Pork-A-Palooza

        210 W. Main St.

        Weatherford OK   73096