Big Buc BBQ Bash

January 5, 2024 - January 6, 2024
State Championship
******Cook-Off is limited to 30 teams. You must be paid in full to secure your spot.******

Contest Details

Big Buc BBQ Bash
IBCA Contest Number: 2024-29

2110 S Main St
Vidor, TX 77662
[Driving Directions]

Head Judge: Kevin Miller
Tray Pickup: 5:30 P.M. to 6:30 P.M. Friday
Additional Tray Pickup: 9:00 A. M. to 10:00 A.M. Saturday
Cooks Meeting: Friday at 6:30 P.M.

Turn in times / Schedule
12:00 Chicken
1:30 Pork Spare Ribs
3:00 Brisket



Meats to be Cooked

Half Chicken 1 Fully Jointed Chicken Half (Complete with wing, breast, thigh and leg.)
Pork Spare Ribs (Required: 8 Individual Pork Spare Ribs)
Brisket (Required: 8 Full Slices)

Friday Ancillaries

Steak 20.00 7:30 P.M.

Saturday Ancillaries

Kids Q 20.00 10:00 A.M.

Contact and Registration

Contact: Derek Veazey


Entry Fee: 200.00

Contest Registration/Flyer

Competition Results

Head Judge: Kevin Miller
Number of Teams: 30

Tickets Summary: [PDF]

Master Ticket Details: [PDF]

Grand Champion

Robert Smith / First Class BBQ

Reserve Grand Champion

Randall Kendrick / Hide-A-Way Ranch Cookers

Brisket: Josh Michelli / Italian's Do It Better Cooking Team
Chicken: Johnny Dunn / Bourbon Cowboy Cookers
Pork Spare Ribs: Robert Smith / First Class BBQ


PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Robert SmithFirst Class BBQ543.8
2Randall KendrickHide-A-Way Ranch Cookers531.22
3Josh MichelliItalian's Do It Better Cooking Team526.32
4Johnny DunnBourbon Cowboy Cookers519.16
5Scotty BryceEast Texas Smokers518.1
6Jamie RobeyTexas Smoke507.22
7Jason WhiteCajun Juju504.06
8Ed Foster9 Finger Q502.02
9Willy RichardsKNR pipeline499.3
10BRADY BAUDINSweet Bayou BBQ496.04


PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Johnny DunnBourbon Cowboy Cookers195.74
2Randall KendrickHide-A-Way Ranch Cookers184.96
3Willy RichardsKNR pipeline183.02
4Jamie RobeyTexas Smoke180.94
5Scotty BryceEast Texas Smokers180.62
6BRADY BAUDINSweet Bayou BBQ178.26
7Robert SmithFirst Class BBQ177.4
8Bill PurvisChicken Fried BBQ176.9
9Lester PerkinsPerkins Creek BBQ176.28
10Ed Foster9 Finger Q175.86

Pork Spare Ribs

PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Robert SmithFirst Class BBQ192.52
2Josh MichelliItalian's Do It Better Cooking Team182.34
3Randall KendrickHide-A-Way Ranch Cookers179.08
4Darrin ThumannLucky 7 bbq178.0
5Clay WrightBad Dawg BBQ176.3
6Gary ValeeVallee AC Cold Smoke175.32
7Scotty BryceEast Texas Smokers172.78
8Jason WhiteCajun Juju170.66
9Lester PerkinsPerkins Creek BBQ169.86
10Trey WhiteheadUCI BAR-B-QUE168.9


PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Josh MichelliItalian's Do It Better Cooking Team179.6
2Jamie RobeyTexas Smoke175.34
3Zachary TeschBDB Bar B Que174.0
4Robert SmithFirst Class BBQ173.88
5Johnny DunnBourbon Cowboy Cookers171.48
6Phil BreedenLC BBQ170.82
7Allen AyresCompassion's Fire & Smoke168.94
8Don KeenSmoke Show BBQ167.8
9Randall KendrickHide-A-Way Ranch Cookers167.18
10Scotty BryceEast Texas Smokers164.7


Kids Q

PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Reed BreedonRunning Boar BBQ191.54
2Braylee kendrickBirthday Girl BBQ189.88
3Bryce CruzEast Texas Smokers180.54
4Rylee SmithShut Up and Smoke BBQ175.06


PlaceHead CookTeamPoints
1Trey WhiteheadUCI BAR-B-QUE180.48
2Robert SmithFirst Class BBQ177.54