2023 Smoke on the Water – Saracen Casino

Entry Deadline: October 27, 2023
Categories: BBQ Competitions
2023 Smoke on the Water - Saracen Casino
Contact Information
Venue / Location

Pine Bluff Regional Park
1 Saracen Resort Dr
Pine Bluff, AR 71601

General Information

Competition – October 27-28, 2023

This is a State Championship.

Considered one of the world’s richest competitions with a guaranteed purse of $50,000, the KCBS-sanctioned Grand Champion purse of $15,000 is one of the largest on the competition circuit. We’re spreading the love by paying top five overall and top fifteen in all categories.

Entry Fees

Per Entry Fee – $400.00 (Includes all protein categories)

Prizes / Awards / Medals / Ribbons

Prize Money – $50,000.00

Grand Champion – $15,000.00
Reserve Champion – $5,000.00
Third Place – $2,500.00
Fourth Place – $1,500.00
Fifth Place – $1,000.00

Payout Through 15 Places in 4 Categories (Brisket, Chicken, Pork Butt, Ribs)
First Place – $2,000.00
Second Place – $1,000.00
Third Place – $700.00
Fourth Place – $450.00
Fifth Place – $350.00
Eleventh-Fifteenth Place – $150.00

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