On The Square in Coudersport

Our Labor Day KCBS state championship Cookoff will start Sept 3 2021 on the square in Coudersport. There will be tons more information to come, like, what bands will be playing, When we can start parking, and all that good stuff. keep an eye on this space! If you want to be a sponsor, a volunteer, or find out anything about our contest, hit the contact us button and let us know

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KCBS Registrations

In order of registration

4 Boxers Q
Neanderthal Q
Paradise City BBQ
Backdraft Que
Shortsville Smokers
Nice To Meat You BBQ
Beer N Bones BBQ
Uncle Pigs Barbeque Pit
B&R Smoke
Boggs Hog BBQ
Second Helping BBQ
Philly Blind Pig BBQ

SCA Registrations





Contest rules and Schedule

The SCA rules can be found here, and the KCBS rules can be found here.

The entry fee for the KCBS cookoff is $250. Sites are 20x20, and additional space can be purchased as needed for $50 per extra 10 feet.

1 E. 2 nd Street Coudersport, PA 16915

Sept 3-5 2021

Schedule of Events

Friday Sept 3,

8 PM - 11PM - Competitor Load in

11PM - 7AM - Quiet Time on the square

Saturday Sept 4,

6:00 AM – 10 AM load in and set up

10 AM - SCA Cooks meeting and Steak Selection

10:30 AM - noon - Judging Class

12 Noon – 5:00 PM - KCBS Meat Inspection

1-1:15 PM - SCA Burger Turn in

2:00-2:30pm SCA Steak turn in

3:30 - SCA Award Ceremony

4:00 pm - Live music at the gazebo

6:00 PM - BBQ Cooks Meeting

11:00 PM – 7:00 AM – Quiet Hours on the Courthouse Square

Sunday, Sept 5, 2021

9:00 AM to 10:30 AM – Judges Check-In (Judges Tent)

11:00 AM - BBQ Judges Meeting (Judges Tent)

11:40 AM – BBQ Judges in Place (Judges Tent)

12:00 PM – Chicken Category is turned in and judging begins 12:30 PM – Pork Rib Category is turned in and judging begins

1:00 PM – Pork Category is turned in and judging begins

1:30 PM – Brisket Category is turned in and judging begins

4:00 PM – Route 6 Ribfest Barbeque Award Ceremony (Gazebo)

6:00 PM – BBQ Party! - Live Music (Hotel Crittenden)

Emergency Contacts: - Medical/Fire

Emergency call 9-1-1

Route 6 Ribfest: Hans Nielsen – 814-558-4451 (cell)


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