Quincy starts the Smokin' Good Time Challenge

The Quincy Knights of Columbus was home to more than 3000 hungry visitors on Friday and Saturday.

The 1st annual Smokin' Good Time Barbeque Challenge brought in people from near and far, just to show that they have what it takes when it comes to a barbecue.

BBQ'ers kicked off the event last night with an all you can eat rib dinner.

Thirty-two teams competed in the Smokin' Good Time Barbeque Challenge.

Sanctioned judges from the Kansas City Barbeque Society decided the winners of the event.

Organizers of the event hope this is the start to a wonderful, and delicious new tradition in Quincy.