March 12, 4 p.m. Update: In the interest of public safety, the 2020 Cornhole Championship has been cancelled, along with public activities as part of the Qlathe BBQ Championship, including BB's Grill and Bar, the entertainment tent, and live music performances.

BBQ teams competing in the contest will still have the opportunity to participate should they choose to do so.


More than 70 teams from Kansas, Missouri, and Colorado will fill Lone Elm Park with award-winning barbecue competing in the 2020 Qlathe BBQ Championship, presented by American Barbecue Systems, March 13-14.

Teams will be judged in chicken, pork ribs, pork, and beef brisket for a chance to win a portion of the $10,000 prize purse. The Grand Champion and individual meat category awards ceremony will take place at approximately 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, March 14.

Man Meat BBQ won Grand Champion honors at the 2019 Qlathe BBQ Championship, while High i-Que and The Smoking Hills rounded out the competition’s top three.

Qlathe BBQ Championship presented by American Barbecue Systems
Qlathe Cornhole Championship presented by Grass Pad
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