Sat. May 11th The 2nd Annual West Coast BBQ Classic at The Queen Mary’s Waterfront Long Beach
May 11, 2013 | Waterfront Queen Mary Events Park | 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Grill masters from around the country will gather at Queen Mary’s Waterfront Events Park to compete for the title of West Coast’s BEST BBQ. Let your taste buds rage over which barbecue style is king. Prefer Memphis to Texas or savory to sweet? You be the judge at the 2nd Annual West Coast BBQ Classic.
An official California-State-Certified, KCBS-Sanctioned, BBQ Championship; WCBC will bring together Southern California’s most accomplished Champion Pitmasters. They will converge at the historic Queen Mary for a one-day BBQ showdown to compete for $9,000 in CASH and be crowned the 2nd annual West Coast BBQ Pitmaster Champion.
All Sauced Up will attempt to defend their crown but will face some serious competition from TLC’s BBQ Pitmasters – Bigmista’s BBQ, Slap Yo’ Daddy and Big Poppa Smokers – as well as Arlie Bragg of Arlique Catering and Lake Elsinore’s Freddy Ray’s BBQ amongst many others in the field of 60 competitors. (Click here for a list of the 2012 winners)
The finger lickin’ family fun festival features:
- $2 BBQ Tastings
- Jack Daniels Lounge
- Live bands performing from 11:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. (Knight Ryder, The Record Company and Shoemaker Brothers)
- Backyard games
- Kids Country
- Merchant market
- A special appearance by the LA Kings Ice Crew and the LA Kings Ice Rider
- LA Galaxy Star Squad booth with FREE Galaxy merchandise
- Awards ceremony
Whether you are a barbecue aficionado, a backyard amateur, a person who appreciates great food or just looking for something to do with the whole family, West Coast BBQ Classic will have something for everyone. – For more information and to buy tickets Click Here