GBC Summer Showdown Contest App

GBC Summer Showdown Contest App



The GBC is going to be putting on a contest, and we want you to be a part of it! The date of the contest will be July 30th-31st, 2021 at the Cumming Fairgrounds. More details will be added as they become available! Download the paper application, here. 


This is open to Professional, Backyard & Kids Que divisions. Backyard will cook 3 meat (chicken, ribs, pork). 


If paying by a card, you will incur a small convenience fee of 2.275% for your charge. You can also elect to make a deposit payment of $50 to reserve your spot and you will be sent an invoice payable by no later than 15 days prior to the event date. Payments may also be made by check. If paying by check please make it payable to Georgia BBQ Championship, address it to GBC, Attn: Throwdown, 4103 C Rogers Rd Gainesville, GA 30506.


Check payments incur no convience fee so please make sure your amount is correct ($350 for Pro, $200 for BY). There is no charge for Kids Que. Any balances will be emailed to you via an invoice payable from the invoice or by mailing a check. 


To submit an order while paying with check through the website just click "checkout" in the cart and select "offline payment" where you'll see further instructions.

  • Release details

    In consideration for accepting this entry, I, the undersigned, intending to be legally bound, hereby, for myself and my organizational entity, my heirs, my team members, executors and administrators, do hereby release, indemnify and hold harmless the, GBC Throwdown (the “Event”), Scott Smith, the Event Sponsors, the Kansas City Barbeque Society (“KCBS”), the Georgia Barbecue Championship, Inc. ("GBC"), and Town of Cumming, Georgia along with their representatives, successors,  employees, and volunteers for any and all claims arising from or during the Event, including without limitation, all costs, liabilities, judgments, expenses, damages or 
    reasonable attorney fees. I hereby grant full permission to the GBC Throwdown (the “Event”), Scott Smith, the Event Sponsors, the Kansas City Barbeque Society (“KCBS”), the Georgia Barbecue Championship, Inc. ("GBC"), the Steak Cookoff Association ("SCA"), the "Cumming Fairgrounds," and Town of Cumming, Georgia and/or agents authorized by them, to use any photographs, video tapes, motion pictures, recordings and any other record of this event for any legitimate purpose. 
    I agree to the terms of the Waiver of Liability, and I will abide by the 2020 Rules and Regulations of the Kansas City Barbeque Society, GBC, and the GBC Throwdown Rules and Regulations.