Grill masters from around the country will gather at the Queen Mary’s Waterfront Events Park from 11AM - 6PM to compete for the title of West Coast’s BEST BBQ.
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Let your taste buds rage over which barbecue style is king. Prefer Memphis to Texas or savory to sweet? You be the judge at the 5th Annual West Coast BBQ Classic.
An official California-State-Certified, KCBS-Sanctioned BBQ Championship, WCBC will bring together Southern California's most accomplished Champion Pitmasters. They will converge at the historic Queen Mary for a one-day BBQ showdown to compete for a CASH prize and be crowned the 4th-annual West Coast BBQ Pitmaster Champion. This finger lickin' family fun festival features: delicious BBQ tastings, live music, backyard games, kids' country, a merchant market and an awards ceremony for our victors.
Whether you are a barbecue aficionado, a backyard amateur, a person who appreciates great food or just looking for something to do with the whole family, West Coast BBQ Classic will have something for everyone.
General Admission Value Pack: Includes general admission to West Coast BBQ Classic PLUS a starter pack of FIVE (5) tasting tickets with access to the World Famous Queen Mary.
$20 Pre-Sale, Ends May 1
$25 After May 1st
VIP Admission Value Pack: Includes general admission to West Coast BBQ Classic AND VIP EARLY ACCESS so you can be among the first to taste the BBQ (10AM-11AM) PLUS a starter pack of FIVE (5) tasting tickets, and access to the World Famous Queen Mary. Available in limited quantities...act now!
$35 Pre-Sale, Ends May 1
$40 After May 1st
BBQ Tasting Tickets (NO REFUNDS) - Tasting tickets are valid for all food and beverage with exception of alcohol ( 5 BBQ bucks - $10 | 10 BBQ bucks - $20 )
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Teams can now sign up for the 2016 West Coast BBQ Classic for a chance to win $10,000!
$ 260.00 entry fee will include your space for Friday and Saturday plus electricity (20 Amps) and access to a running water. Cooking spaces are 20’X30’ (extra space & electricity available upon request – may be subject to add’l charge). Your entry fee will include all categories (Chicken, Ribs, Pork, Brisket and Tasting) of the contest. Space is limited. Teams must provide all necessary supplies for contest except where noted below. Set up starts at8AM on Friday, May 13, 2016. Prize Purse for the contest is $10,000.00 in cash, plus trophies and bragging rights.
To sign up - email Arlie@arliequeevents.com.
All Queen Mary West Coast BBQ Classic tickets include complimentary access to the World Famous Queen Mary.
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