Backyard BBQ Team Application


KCBS sanctioned Backyard Competition on Sunday.

Saturday night arrival after 6 PM after the Pro Teams exit.

Sunday competition 12 PM - 1 PM with two meats (Chicken and Ribs)  
and People's Choice Public Tasting (Pork Butt) 1:30 - 4:30 PM.

Backyard Cook Team Definition

A. Any member of the team who has not entered in and competed in more than twelve (12) sanctioned “Master Series” (Pro) BBQ competitions in the past and;

B. Any person who has been a member of a team who has not been awarded a Grand Champion or Reserve Champion status in any KCBS Sanctioned “Master Series” (Pro) competition and;

C. Any member of the team who has competed in three (3) or less “Master Series” (Pro) BBQ competitions within the current competition year.

Backyard BBQ Team applications and all entry fees must be received by September 22, 2017.

Refunds for cancellations will not be given within 30 days of the event.

There is a $50 Early Bird discount if your application is received by September 5, 2017.

No refunds will be given for inclement weather.

For additional information or questions, please contact the Town of Waxhaw Events Division at 

704-843-2195 ext. 226 or via e-mail at

2017 Grill'n & Chill'n Backyard BBQ Team Application

The application will open in Adobe Reader in a fillable format.

Instructions for mobile users:

For IPhone:  Open the above link.  Double tap the application.  Choose More.  Open in Adobe Acrobat.  You can install Adobe Acrobat Reader through your App Store

For Android:  Open the above link.  Download the application. Choose the 3 dots at the top of the screen for more options.  Open with Adobe Acrobat.  You can install Adobe Acrobat Reader through the Play Store.