Canadas largest BBQ Community


We are a non-profit organization of BBQ enthusiasts, competitors, organizers and judges with two common passions: BBQ and our beloved country, Canada.

Our Society

The CBBQS welcomes everyone! Competitors looking to excel in BBQ competitions, event organizers sharing Canadian outdoor cooking events, those seeking BBQ mentorship, and approved businesses with valuable products – you all have a place here. Join Canada’s largest BBQ community Today! 

Our Mission

To celebrate, enrich, and promote BBQ as both a national pastime and a sport for all Canadians, our BBQ Society is dedicated to ensuring representation from all regions. This is achieved through Chapter Leads, who represent the province in which they reside, and Standing Members who consider the broader national interests in BBQ

The CBBQS can offer several advantages!

Joining the CBBQS will enhance your love of barbeque and overall experience through community, education, opportunities, and exclusive benefits. Whether you're grilling in your backyard or competing on the national stage, there's something for everyone in the barbeque community.

Learning Opportunities

The website is wealth of resources for learning more about barbeque, including tutorials, videos, and articles from champions. Whether you're a beginner or a seasoned pro, there's always something new to learn.

Competition Information

If you're interested in competitive barbeque, the CBBQS is your go-to source for information on upcoming competitions, rules, and tips for competing or even becoming a judge.

Exclusive Content & Events

Members might have access to exclusive content such as specialized recipes, webinars, and interviews with barbeque masters. There will be members-only events like meet-ups, tastings, and workshops.

Discounts & BBQ Deals

Membership comes with perks like discounts from local and national brands. Recognition and Credentialing: For professionals/businesses owners, being part of a recognized society can add to your credibility and reputation in the barbeque community.

Feedback & Support

The CBBQS community can offer feedback on your barbeque techniques and recipes, which is invaluable for growth and improvement.

Community Access

Joining CBBQS connects you with a vibrant community of fellow barbeque lovers. This network can be invaluable for sharing recipes, techniques, and experiences and more

CBBQS is the Premier Source for PNWBA & KCBS Sanctioned BBQ Contests in Canada


Get ready to fire up the grills as Canada’s BBQ scene heats up! Across the country, a series of exciting BBQ events are set to showcase the best in grilling,  smoking, and outdoor cooking. Whether you’re a seasoned pitmaster or just love the aroma of sizzling meats, we are a united society by a passion for BBQ.


We make every effort to collect team scores from sanctioned contest results, but there may be instances where we miss one. If you have any concerns, please submit them to admin@cbbqs.ca

Contest Rules & Regulations Guide

First time hosting a BBQ contest? We’ve got you covered with our official CBBQS ‘Sanctioned Hosting Guide.’ We’ve done the homework; all you need to do is execute our meticulously crafted handbook!

Promote Your Contest With Us

Submit your contest information today and gain access to hundreds of BBQ enthusiasts. Follow the link below, fill out the intake information, and start promoting your event. Subject to approval

Run Your Own BBQ Contest

The Guide provides information on getting your event sanctioned, the costs, smooth operations of the event, timing, prize money, and promotion of the event, along with tips & tricks from our experienced organizers.



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We offer opportunities for any organization or business aiming to make a significant impact in the world of barbeque and culture. By taking on this role, you can enjoy a multitude of benefits and advantages that extend beyond mere sponsorship recognition.


Join Canada’s largest BBQ community today and get access to exclusive benefits and events.

The Canadian BBQ Society is a non-profit organization of Professional BBQ Competitors, Organizers and Judges

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