Heritage Festivals Events
City of Yuma Heritage Festivals BBQ & Brew Festival presents the
BEST IN THE DESERT SOUTHWEST KCBS SANCTIONED COOKING CONTEST
February 28-29, 2020
Friday 4-10, Saturday 10a-10p
Historic Downtown Main Street
All ages, FREE to attend
KCBS Licensed BBQ Cooking Competition!
$200 Entry per team.
Payout 1st - 5th in each category, plus People's Choice, Reserved Grand and Grand Champion
Master Series Sanctioned Contests are eligible for the American Royal and the Jack Daniels World Championship. In addition, all KCBS team members who participate in a Master Series Sanctioned Contest earn points towards the KCBS Team of the Year awards.
KCBS Categories: Chicken, Pork Ribs, Pork and Brisket
1st place: ($250) 2nd place: ($150) 3rd place: ($100) 4th place: ($75) 5th place: ($50)
Plus a trophy for 1st – 3rd Place in each category. People’s Choice: ($100)
Grand Champion: ($4,000.00) Reserve Champion: ($600.00) (plus a trophy for each.)
Interested in being a food, business, or craft vendor? Contact Joanne.Fiser@yumaaz.gov 928-373-5028.
Country Music Concerts each night at 8 o’clock.
ATTRACTIONS INCLUDE: People’s Choice BBQ Tasting, Outdoor Yard Games, Mechanical Bull Riding, and a Kids Corner featuring NEW attractions, face painting, games, a rock wall, train ride, and more!
While you're downtown, make sure you support our local merchants and visit their store front locations! Shop, eat and drink! You are sure to find something uniquely Yuman!
SPECIAL THANKS TO OUR SPONSORS!