Clayton BBQ Cook Off



10th Annual Clayton BBQ Cook Off

Join us for the 10th Annual Clayton BBQ Cook Off on Saturday, July 13th.

This year’s festival will feature a 4 meat competition (chicken, pork ribs, pork shoulder, and brisket) as more than 40 BBQ Masters and backyard chefs face off to take home the prize.

The festival takes place on Saturday, July 13th with Pro Pitmasters and Backyard Chefs competitions, food vendors, local craft beer, live music and more.

Returning this year is the Peoples Choice Tasting, plus more food booths, expanded beer selection, live music and more.

Don’t miss this tasty event as historic Clayton is transformed into a BBQ paradise.

Presented by the Clayton Business and Community Association and sanctioned by The Kansas City Barbeque Society.

For the KCBS Competitors, they have to enter all 4 meats (chicken, pork ribs, pork shoulder, and brisket). Our Backyard Competitors will cook and enter chicken and ribs, only. More details and sign up forms will be available in the coming weeks.

Clayton BBQ Cook Off Prizes

KCBS Pro Pitmasters Prizes – 4 Categories: Chicken, Ribs, Pork Butt, Brisket

1st Place: $300
2nd Place: $250
3rd Place: $200
4th Place: $150
5th Place: $100
Grand Champion: $400+Trophy
Reserve Champion: $300+Trophy

Backyard BBQ’ers Prizes – 2¬†Categories: Chicken, Ribs

1st Place: $250
2nd Place: $200
3rd Place: $150
4th Place: $100
5th Place: $50
Grand Champion: $300+Trophy
Reserve Champion: $200+Trophy

People’s Choice Award

Top 3 Winners: Medal (based of coins collected, not sales)

Clayton BBQ Cook Off Forms

Competitor Entry Form

People’s Choice Entry Form

Food Vendor Application

Non-Food Vendor Application

Get involved and be a part of the fun, volunteer today!