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New Members
    June 2017 New Members

     Donnie Hill  The Right Stuff Hobbs , NM
     Leesa Persinger  Divine Swine Savannah , TX
    Russ Persinger Divine Swine Savannah, TX
    Carlos Longorie C & C Smokehouse San Antonio , TX
    Mike Ryon  Texas Que Step ll Dripping Springs , TX
    Communty Animal Rescue Care K9 Mingus,TX
    David Sloan Sloan's BBQ & Catering Co Lantana, TX
    Brad Tyson Wild Duck Marina Brownwood, TX
    Jeffrey Bierman Dont Worry We'er Doctors Stephenville, TX

    Thank you to all our new 2017 members, We would also like to thank so many of the 2016 Members who re-up. Your membership is what keeps us going.  Thank you

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About Us

Grab a cool drink, have a seat and browse a while. Be sure to bookmark our site and come back often. We strive to have current BBQ cookoff information for all of our events.

The Lone Star Barbecue Society exists to foster and promote the furthering and appreciation of the State Food of Texas – BBQ!

The Lone Star Barbecue Society sanctions competition BBQ cookoffs, and provides fair rules and fair judging for all contestants who participate.

If you are interested in having The Lone Star Barbecue Society sanction your cookoff, please print and complete the LSBS Sanctioning Form. All instructions are on the form. We look forward to working with you for a successful cookoff!

Harvey Gebhard

(512) 756-8248

Glenn & Pat Nicholas
The Lone Star Barbecue Society was founded in November 1996 by Glenn and Pat Nicholas. We were involved with another cooks association and it was the expressed desire of that organization to no longer “sanction” cookoffs further than 50 miles from their main headquarters location.  This created quite a dilemma for us. Glenn, serving as Activity Director had set up cookoffs around the state which meant those promoters would no longer be able to have their cookoffs sanctioned unless they paid a fee for another group to do it. Although another organization seemed perhaps a bit much for the state...
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