The Kansas City Barbecue Society recently added a new sanctioned cookoff to its' bbq calendar for 2006.
The 2nd annual Malden in May BBQ contest is scheduled for May 12-13. A judging class will be held on March 4 in preparation for the event.
Information about the judging class can be found at the Malden Chamber of Commerce or by contacting Dottie Phelps.
Rules for the barbecue contest are available at the KCBS website. A listing for other KCBS contests is also available.