2018 WV Backyard BBQ Application

Plans are well underway for the 2018 Almost Heaven BBQ Bash / WV State BBQ Championship the weekend of June 15-16, 2018 on the grounds of the historic Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum in Weston, WV (only 5 minutes from the I-79 exit).
There are some changes to this year’s event (a “Wing Challenge” Friday evening … and inclusion of Backyard Teams in our popular “People’s Choice” contest), so PLEASE read the “2018 WV Backyard Team Information” before applying. 
Applying online is quick & easy with payment thru Paypal.  If you prefer, you may also download, print, and mail the application via the pdf link below.  For questions or other information,  please contact us at:
almostheavenbbqbash@gmail.com            OR          Toll-free:   866 / 710-7600


2018 – WV Backyard BBQ Teams – Team Information

2018 – Entry Form – WV Backyard BBQ Teams

(not required for Backyard Teams, but please include if you have one)

People's Choice Contest:

ELECTRIC: Entry fee includes a 20 x 20 space only. Since power is “very” limited in this area, please contact us BEFORE entering if your participation requires electric (for an additional fee), and we will do our best to accommodate your needs, but cannot guarantee power to all backyard sites

We look forward to welcoming you to our “Almost Heaven BBQ Bash” in June!

Waiver of Liability

In consideration of your accepting this entry, I, the undersigned, intending to be legally bound, hereby for myself, my heirs, executors and administrators, waive and release any and all rights and claims for damages I, my team or my guests may have against the Almost Heaven BBQ Bash, Inc. aka Almost Heaven BBQ Bash, the Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum and its owner Joseph Jordan, event sponsors and the KCBS, their representatives, successors, and assigns, for any and all injuries suffered by me, my team or my guests. Further, I hereby grant full permission to Almost Heaven BBQ Bash, Inc. aka Almost Heaven BBQ Bash, Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum (TALA), and the KCBS, their representatives 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 rules of the BBQ Competitor Packet, and the rules of the KCBS. This event is based on a first come basis. However, Almost Heaven BBQ Bash, Inc. reserves the final right of refusal to any and all teams. There is no “Rainy Day schedule for this event, and if required the event may be canceled in whole or in part by Almost Heaven BBQ Bash, Inc without prior notice, with no cash refunds, however we will give free entry to the following year’s event. I have read the rules and regulations of the KCBS and Almost Heaven BBQ Bash, Inc.