Backyard BBQ Blast

Anyone who loves to fire up their barbecue grill is welcome to compete in this friendly neighborhood cook-off. Just fill out the application and get the charcoal ready! Please, amateur cooks only!
Backyard is full this year – a great bunch of people having a great time! If you didn’t participate this year, put it on your list of things TO DO in 2018. You’ll never find a better way to spend Friday of Ribberfest weekend!
NOTE: Space limited to 60 teams — register early to make sure you can compete!

Details and Teams


2018 Judges Application

2018 Cooks Application ka

Hey KCBS COOKERS — We find it necessary to limit our field of participants to 50-55 teams. We have some construction in our footprint and it will affect our ability to set the 60-65 teams we have hosted in the past. We are at 40 — don’t let Ribberfest fill up without you!

Details and Teams



Hello, young barbecue enthusiasts! Top off your summer by signing up for our Kidz Q cooking contest. It’s a lot of fun, and you could win prizes! The 2018 KidzQ application will be posted this spring.

Details and Cooks


If you are interested in vending at Ribberfest please download our vendor application and when we are reviewing for our event we will have your information.

Ribberfest Vendor Application

Register for the 2018 walk-run-ride