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Join us for a day full of amazing BBQ, beautiful scenic views, and live music. Ditmars Orchard is inviting competitive BBQ teams to showcase some of their very best BBQ for a chance to win 1st place and earn points toward larger BBQ Competitions like the Jack Daniel’s World Championship. 


Master’s Series Contest has 4 main categories. Chicken, Pork Ribs, Pork, and Brisket. The cooking source at a Master Series shall be of wood, wood pellets or charcoal. KCBS Rules and regulations apply. Master Series are eligible for American Royal and Jack Daniels World Championship, upon meeting qualifying criteria. In addition, all teams who participate in a Master Series earn points towards KCBS Team of the Year awards presented at KCBS’s annual banquet. Please view additional information and download Team Application below.


BBQ Information

Use Promo EARLYBIRD24 for $50 off registration (Team & Peoples Choice) now thru MAY 31st!

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All event meat provided by Council Bluffs Fareway (excluding competitors meat)

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