If you don’t have smell-O vision on your TV, the West Coast BBQ Classic being held at the Queen Mary on May 14 may be your best bet in waking up those olfactory receptors to some smokey, meaty goodness! Now in it’s 5th year, the West Coast BBQ Classic is a KCBS sanctioned BBQ competition where amateurs and professional grill masters compete for a cash purse over $10,000 and bragging rights to be the West Coast BBQ Pitmaster Champion.
BBQ goers will enjoy the various style BBQ styles from across the states. Tastings will be available for $2 each and all entrants can enjoy backyard games, merchant market, kid’s country area, and live music from Scotty Mac Band.
For tickets, pre-sale general admission value pack (Includes admission and five tasting tickets as well as access to the Queen Mary) are only $20 each now through April 30 and increase to $25 when purchased from May 1st.
VIP value pack tickets are $35 through April 30th(Include one-hour earlier admission plus five tasting tickets and access to the Queen Mary ship). From May 1st, tickets increase to $40. Kids 3 and under are free. Event parking is $15.
To see last year’s results, please check them out here. For more information and to purchase tickets to the 5th annual West Coast BBQ Classic visit http://queenmary.com/events/west-coast-bbq-classic/
The Queen Mary
Address: 1126 Queens Hwy, Long Beach, CA 90802