Sponsor the Montana Pitmaster Classic

Knowing that your corporation has as its mission a desire to help increase brand recognition and product knowledge, I have a great sponsorship opportunity for you!

Kenyon Noble Lumber Company is hosting an annual KCBS sanctioned BBQ cook off, “The Montana Pitmaster Classic”. This event will be held at Bozeman Kenyon Noble Aug 25th and 26th. Our aim is to increase public interest in the art of barbecuing and to showcase to our customers that Kenyon Noble Lumber Company offers top-notch knowledge, resources and products related to barbecuing. All profits from this event will benefit the local Gallatin Valley YMCA. In addition, there will be local coverage by XL Country radio, local newspapers and television news.

This tournament judges categories of chicken, pork, pork ribs and brisket. Your sponsorship offering will cover the place prize amount. We will present the contest winners with a banner and trophy that will include representation of your company. By signing up this year, you have the ability to the first right of refusal for this annual event. First right will be due by March of the next calendar year. General sponsors are also welcomed and you will receive compensation relative to the amount given. Below is information about the sponsorship levels.

Sponsor the 2018 Montana Pitmaster Classic

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All Category Competition Event (Based on overall score of Chicken, Pork, Pork Ribs and Brisket)

$2,000 – Grand champion sponsor (1 Sponsor for event)

  • Booth at the event 
  • If applicable, chance to become Best in Class vendor for samples by people’s choice (trophy will be given and announced on the radio)
  • Company logo placed on the Grand Champion banner
  • Access to all publications for the event and the event flyer 
  • Radio plugins and Facebook live access (includes accreditation on event website and Facebook page)

$1,000 – Reserve champion sponsor (1 sponsor for event) 

  • Booth at the event 
  • If applicable, chance to become Best in Class vendor for samples by people’s choice (trophy will be given and announced on the radio) 
  • Company Logo placed on the Reserve Champion banner
  • Access to all publications of the event and the event flyer 
  • Radio plugins and Facebook live access (includes accreditation on event website and Facebook page)

$500 – All categories third place sponsor (1 sponsor for event)

  • Company logo placed on the 3rd place champion banner 
  • Access to all publications of the event and the event flyer 
  • Radio plugins and Facebook live access (includes accreditation on event website and Facebook page)

$300 –All categories fourth place sponsor (1 sponsor for event)

  • Company logo placed on the 4th place champion banner 
  • Access to all publications of the event and the event flyer 
  • Radio plugins and Facebook live access (includes accreditation on event website and Facebook page)


Individual Category Competition Events (Based on score of either Chicken, Pork, Pork Ribs or Brisket)


$1,000 - Category first place sponsor (4 sponsors for event)

  • Booth at event 
  • If applicable, chance to become Best in Class vendor for samples by people’s choice (trophy will be given and announced on the radio) 
  • Access to all publications of the event and the event flyer 
  • Radio plugins and Facebook live access (includes accreditation on event website and Facebook page)

$500 – Category second place sponsor (4 sponsors for event)

  • Company logo placed on the second place category banner/3rd place champion banner 
  • Access to all publications of the event and the event flyer 
  • Radio plugins and Facebook live access (includes accreditation on event website and Facebook page)

$200 – Category third place sponsor (4 sponsors for event)

  • Company logo placed on the third place category banner 
  • Access to all publications of the event and the event flyer 
  • Radio plugins and Facebook live access (includes accreditation on event website and Facebook page)


If your organization would like to participate in this year’s event as a sponsor, please contact me with the amount of your donation. Thank you for your time and consideration.