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Got Wood?
Use what the Pro's use.
Try Sharpe's Gourmet
Cooking Wood for your next BBQ. Available at
The Woodshed.

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Give Brandt Beef a try.

The California BBQ Association is offering a BBQ 101 Class that will be held on August 16 from 10AM-4PM at The Woodshed in Orange, California. Net proceeds from this class will benefit children’s charities throughout California.  Click on the flyer for information.

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Thank The Lard BBQ 2014 Contest Schedule


The Guinea Pig
February 22nd, 2014

Indio CA


3rd Annual Santa Anita Park Winners' Circle BBQ Championship
March 22nd, 2014

Arcadia CA


3rd Annual West Coast BBQ Classic
May 10th, 2014

Long Beach CA


6th Annual Bakersfield’s Biggest Baddest BBQ Championship V
May 17th, 2014

Bakersfield CA


3rd Annual Pechanga BBQ Championship
June 21st, 2014

Temecula CA


6th Annual Vista Q Classic
July 26th, 2014

Vista CA


Ribs, Pigs & Watermelons
August 9th, 2014

Huntington Beach CA


Smoke On The River
September 6th, 2014

Sacramento CA


4th Annual Dana Point BBQ Championship
October 4th, 2014

Dana Point CA