We're cooking up something amazing in 2018! The 39th Annual American Royal World Series of Barbecue® will return to the Kansas Speedway September 13 - 16. This signature Kansas City event will once again include more public events and activities, including incredible live music, delicious BBQ and local food, a full line up of kids activities, and a vendor fair authentic to Kansas City and BBQ enthusiasts. The World Series of Barbecue is the largest barbecue competition in the world bringing teams together from over ten countries to compete for the title of Open and Invitational Grand Champion! Stay tuned for more details coming soon!