BBQ Playoffs

Up to 40 teams compete for their share of $17,500. And YOU get to taste and vote on the best BBQ!

Location: Contest Arena



2018 Washington State Spring Fair BBQ Playoffs!

Treat your taste buds to a BBQ competition. Up to 40 teams will be competing to win $17,500 on Saturday, April 21 & Sunday, April 22. 

Delicious BBQ samples will be available from 2pm - 7:30 pm on Friday, 11 am - 7:30 pm on Saturday and 11 am - 6:30pm on Sunday. Samples start at $2.50 each. Samples will be limited, so taste early for the best selection!

Friday - 2 pm - 7:30 pm 

Come and try a sample from the 2017 Washington Spring Fair BBQ Playoffs Overall Grand Champion team,  Smoke 324, and from Puyallup's own Rib Mafia.    

Saturday - 6 pm -  BBQ Pitmaster Challenge Finals: Live Judging - Certified BBQ Judges will publicly taste and select the champ among the top three vote-getters today from competing pro teams who have been feeding Fair goers all day long.  Live on stage at the South End of the Contest Arena!

Sunday - 5:30 pm  PNWBA Championship Awards
Witness the live announcements as 27 competing pro BBQ teams learn their fate and the names of the judges' choice for Best Brisket, Best Pork, Best Chicken, Best Ribs and the overall Grand Champions of the $17,500.

For more information, see the Pacific Northwest Barbecue Association website.

Got BBQ skills? Entry Form


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