BBQ Pitmasters

BBQ Pitmasters - Destination America

Destination America

Reality Series

2009

TVPG

Cooking

Competition Reality

Grill masters face off in an ultimate grilling showdown.

Where to Stream

2009–2015 Reality Series 7 Seasons64 Episodes

Upcoming TV Airings

The airings below are based on a generic national schedule. Times and dates can vary by TV provider.

Saturday, March 2

Fowl Play

Season 7 • Episode 7

With the first-round battles completed, six pitmasters are still in the running.

Saturday, March 2

Hog Wild

Season 7 • Episode 9

Judges Myron Mixon, Tuffy Stone and Big Moe Cason pull out all the stops to test the two finalists.

Saturday, March 2

American Royal Invitational Barbecue

Season 1 • Episode 4

Top teams compete in the American Royal Invitational in Kansas City, Mo.

Saturday, March 2

Baby Light My Fire

Season 3 • Episode 2

Pitmasters compete to cook the best ribs and pork butt at the annual Pigs In Flight BBQ in Memphis.

Saturday, March 2

Trimming the Fat

Season 3 • Episode 3

Legend Johnny Trigg competes against newer, younger barbecuers; pork belly and whole turkey.

Sunday, March 3

Hog Wild

Season 7 • Episode 9

Judges Myron Mixon, Tuffy Stone and Big Moe Cason pull out all the stops to test the two finalists.

Sunday, March 3

American Royal Invitational Barbecue

Season 1 • Episode 4

Top teams compete in the American Royal Invitational in Kansas City, Mo.

Sunday, March 3

Baby Light My Fire

Season 3 • Episode 2

Pitmasters compete to cook the best ribs and pork butt at the annual Pigs In Flight BBQ in Memphis.

Sunday, March 3

Trimming the Fat

Season 3 • Episode 3

Legend Johnny Trigg competes against newer, younger barbecuers; pork belly and whole turkey.

Sunday, March 3

Duck, Duck, Pork

Season 7 • Episode 8

Three of the biggest names in the business are ready for battle.

Sunday, March 3

Fowl Play

Season 7 • Episode 7

With the first-round battles completed, six pitmasters are still in the running.

Tuesday, March 5

All Hammed Up!

Season 3 • Episode 4

LeeAnne Whippen, Shane McBride and the Brinson Brothers tackle a challenge of beef ribs.

Tuesday, March 5

Doctors, Divas and 2 Worthless Nuts

Season 3 • Episode 5

Diva Q., 2 Worthless Nuts and Southern Krunk BBQ are competing to turn in chicken and pork.

Tuesday, March 5

The Grand Porkin' Finale

Season 3 • Episode 6

A battle of barbecue's best; The five winning teams from all competitions go head to head.

Tuesday, March 5

Deep in the Heart of BBQ

Season 4 • Episode 1

Buzzie Hughes, Will Fleischman and Ernest Servantes compete to see who's got the best bbq.

Tuesday, March 5

Peach State Country Picnic

Season 4 • Episode 2

Bear Sloan, Danny Outlaw, and Dionn Lanton compete to see who can cook the best country-style ribs.

Tuesday, March 5

True Blue Memphis Style Que

Season 4 • Episode 3

Craig Blondis of Central BBQ, Mark West of 10 Bones BBQ and Carey Bringle of Peg Leg Porker compete.

Tuesday, March 5

Royal Ribs & Burnt Ends

Season 4 • Episode 4

Rod Gray of Pellet Envy, Tim Grant of TrueBud BBQ and Stretch of Grinders BBQ compete.

Tuesday, March 5

Carolina's Divine Swine Cook Off

Season 4 • Episode 5

Zach Goodyear, Debbie Holt and Sam Jones compete for BBQ Pitmasters North Carolina Champion.

Tuesday, March 5

Bluegrass, Bourbon & BBQ

Season 4 • Episode 6

John Foreman, Roy Henry and Mike Ramage compete for the title of BBQ Pitmasters Kentucky Champion.

Wednesday, March 6

True Blue Memphis Style Que

Season 4 • Episode 3

Craig Blondis of Central BBQ, Mark West of 10 Bones BBQ and Carey Bringle of Peg Leg Porker compete.

Wednesday, March 6

Royal Ribs & Burnt Ends

Season 4 • Episode 4

Rod Gray of Pellet Envy, Tim Grant of TrueBud BBQ and Stretch of Grinders BBQ compete.

Wednesday, March 6

Carolina's Divine Swine Cook Off

Season 4 • Episode 5

Zach Goodyear, Debbie Holt and Sam Jones compete for BBQ Pitmasters North Carolina Champion.

Wednesday, March 6

Bluegrass, Bourbon & BBQ

Season 4 • Episode 6

John Foreman, Roy Henry and Mike Ramage compete for the title of BBQ Pitmasters Kentucky Champion.

Wednesday, March 6

Deep in the Heart of BBQ

Season 4 • Episode 1

Buzzie Hughes, Will Fleischman and Ernest Servantes compete to see who's got the best bbq.

Wednesday, March 6

Peach State Country Picnic

Season 4 • Episode 2

Bear Sloan, Danny Outlaw, and Dionn Lanton compete to see who can cook the best country-style ribs.

Saturday, March 9

Deep in the Heart of BBQ

Season 4 • Episode 1

Buzzie Hughes, Will Fleischman and Ernest Servantes compete to see who's got the best bbq.

Saturday, March 9

Peach State Country Picnic

Season 4 • Episode 2

Bear Sloan, Danny Outlaw, and Dionn Lanton compete to see who can cook the best country-style ribs.

Saturday, March 9

True Blue Memphis Style Que

Season 4 • Episode 3

Craig Blondis of Central BBQ, Mark West of 10 Bones BBQ and Carey Bringle of Peg Leg Porker compete.

Saturday, March 9

Royal Ribs & Burnt Ends

Season 4 • Episode 4

Rod Gray of Pellet Envy, Tim Grant of TrueBud BBQ and Stretch of Grinders BBQ compete.

Saturday, March 9

Carolina's Divine Swine Cook Off

Season 4 • Episode 5

Zach Goodyear, Debbie Holt and Sam Jones compete for BBQ Pitmasters North Carolina Champion.

Saturday, March 9

Bluegrass, Bourbon & BBQ

Season 4 • Episode 6

John Foreman, Roy Henry and Mike Ramage compete for the title of BBQ Pitmasters Kentucky Champion.

Saturday, March 9

When Pigs Fly

Season 5 • Episode 1

Three cooks show off their best spare ribs and pork butt; Kingsford BBQ Pitmaster Grand Champion.

Saturday, March 9

Por-ken for Dinner

Season 5 • Episode 2

At the 12th Annual Hog Wild Festival in Ala., three chefs compete for the title.

Saturday, March 9

BBQ Border Battle

Season 5 • Episode 4

Three chefs show the judges that you don't need to be from the south to know how to BBQ.

Saturday, March 9

Race to the Finish

Season 5 • Episode 5

Three couples compete at the Martinsville Speedway in southern Va.

Saturday, March 9

Kicking It in KC

Season 5 • Episode 6

Lynnae Oxley, Cody and Colby Archie, and Danny Coogle compete.

Saturday, March 9

A NY State of 'Cue

Season 5 • Episode 7

At the 2nd Annual New York City BBQ Cookoff Jamie Geer, Rich Tuttle and Stump McDowell compete.

Saturday, March 9

Champions Q-Off

Season 5 • Episode 8

Previous BBQ Pitmasters champions Mark West, Rod Gray and Corey Brinson battle it out.

Saturday, March 9

O-Cue-Homa

Season 5 • Episode 9

Pitmasters Robbie Royal, Howie Kleinberg and Jack Waiboer head to the Bixby BBQ and Blues Festival.

Saturday, March 9

Virginia Is for BBQ Lovers

Season 5 • Episode 10

Returning champions David Bouska, Michael Character and Mark "Pig Daddy" Little.

Saturday, March 9

My Kind of Q!

Season 5 • Episode 11

Returning champions Lynnae Oxley, Jeff Vanderlinde and Rob Bagby face off.

Saturday, March 9

Show Me the Q

Season 5 • Episode 12

Returning champions of the Red, White, and BBQ Festival face some tough competition.

Saturday, March 9

Sweet Georgia Ham

Season 6 • Episode 1

Robby Royal and Eric Thomas face off against John Ley in this Georgia style contest.

Sunday, March 10

Virginia Is for BBQ Lovers

Season 5 • Episode 10

Returning champions David Bouska, Michael Character and Mark "Pig Daddy" Little.

Sunday, March 10

My Kind of Q!

Season 5 • Episode 11

Returning champions Lynnae Oxley, Jeff Vanderlinde and Rob Bagby face off.

Sunday, March 10

Sweet Georgia Ham

Season 6 • Episode 1

Robby Royal and Eric Thomas face off against John Ley in this Georgia style contest.

Sunday, March 10

Champions Q-Off

Season 5 • Episode 8

Previous BBQ Pitmasters champions Mark West, Rod Gray and Corey Brinson battle it out.

Sunday, March 10

O-Cue-Homa

Season 5 • Episode 9

Pitmasters Robbie Royal, Howie Kleinberg and Jack Waiboer head to the Bixby BBQ and Blues Festival.

Tuesday, March 12

Lone Star Smoke War

Season 6 • Episode 2

A battle for the title of "BBQ Pitmasters Texas Champion" and $50,000.

Tuesday, March 12

Kansas City Que-off

Season 6 • Episode 3

Competing for the "BBQ Pitmasters Kansas City Champion" title and $50,000.

Tuesday, March 12

Smoking in Memphis

Season 6 • Episode 4

Competing for the "BBQ Pitmasters Memphis Championship" title and $50,000.

Tuesday, March 12

Kings of Carolina

Season 6 • Episode 5

North Carolina cookers compete for $50,000 and the Grand Champion title.

Tuesday, March 12

Made in the USA

Season 6 • Episode 6

Find out which wild card competitor will emerge victorious.

Tuesday, March 12

Ribs, Ribs and More Ribs

Season 6 • Episode 7

Find out who will emerge victorious and continue on to win the title.

Tuesday, March 12

Best In Beef

Season 6 • Episode 8

Thrilling BBQ pit master's semi final round.

Tuesday, March 12

Winner Takes All

Season 6 • Episode 9

In the semi-finals, Robby Royal goes head to head with Joe Pearce.

Tuesday, March 12

Revenge Ham

Season 7 • Episode 1

Three Pitmasters from previous seasons return to battle using fresh ham and cowboy steak.

Tuesday, March 12

Ribs, Ribs and More Ribs

Season 6 • Episode 7

Find out who will emerge victorious and continue on to win the title.

Wednesday, March 13

Best In Beef

Season 6 • Episode 8

Thrilling BBQ pit master's semi final round.

Wednesday, March 13

Winner Takes All

Season 6 • Episode 9

In the semi-finals, Robby Royal goes head to head with Joe Pearce.

Wednesday, March 13

Revenge Ham

Season 7 • Episode 1

Three Pitmasters from previous seasons return to battle using fresh ham and cowboy steak.

Wednesday, March 13

Kings of Carolina

Season 6 • Episode 5

North Carolina cookers compete for $50,000 and the Grand Champion title.

Wednesday, March 13

Made in the USA

Season 6 • Episode 6

Find out which wild card competitor will emerge victorious.

Saturday, March 16

Kings of Carolina

Season 6 • Episode 5

North Carolina cookers compete for $50,000 and the Grand Champion title.

Saturday, March 16

Made in the USA

Season 6 • Episode 6

Find out which wild card competitor will emerge victorious.

Saturday, March 16

Ribs, Ribs and More Ribs

Season 6 • Episode 7

Find out who will emerge victorious and continue on to win the title.

Saturday, March 16

Best In Beef

Season 6 • Episode 8

Thrilling BBQ pit master's semi final round.

Saturday, March 16

Winner Takes All

Season 6 • Episode 9

In the semi-finals, Robby Royal goes head to head with Joe Pearce.

Saturday, March 16

Revenge Ham

Season 7 • Episode 1

Three Pitmasters from previous seasons return to battle using fresh ham and cowboy steak.

Saturday, March 16

Brisket Redemption

Season 7 • Episode 3

Three all-stars return to compete against each other; cooking brisket and venison tenderloin.

Saturday, March 16

Smoker Envy

Season 7 • Episode 2

Lee Ann Whippen seeks to avenge her season two loss to Shad Kirton in a new competition.

Saturday, March 16

Ribs Rematch

Season 7 • Episode 4

Reigning Grand Champion Robby Royal hopes for another victory over Junior Urias and John Coon.

Saturday, March 16

In Like a Brisket, Out Like a Lamb

Season 7 • Episode 5

Tim Grant, the hottest pitmaster on the competition circuit, looks for his first win.

Saturday, March 16

The Trigg Is Up

Season 7 • Episode 6

Corey and Craig think that Johnny might have an advantage in the competition.

Saturday, March 16

Duck, Duck, Pork

Season 7 • Episode 8

Three of the biggest names in the business are ready for battle.

Saturday, March 16

Fowl Play

Season 7 • Episode 7

With the first-round battles completed, six pitmasters are still in the running.

Saturday, March 16

Hog Wild

Season 7 • Episode 9

Judges Myron Mixon, Tuffy Stone and Big Moe Cason pull out all the stops to test the two finalists.

Saturday, March 16

Smokin' in Mesquite

Season 1 • Episode 1

Teams head to the Nevada desert for the Smokin' in Mesquite BBQ competition.

Saturday, March 16

Decatur Jaycees Riverfest

Season 1 • Episode 3

Barbecue cooking skills are tested during Alabama's state championship at the Decatur Riverfest.

Saturday, March 16

Murphysboro Barbecue Cook-off

Season 1 • Episode 2

Lee Ann and Myron face whole-hog competition during a cook-off in Murphysboro, Ill.

Saturday, March 16

American Royal Invitational Barbecue

Season 1 • Episode 4

Top teams compete in the American Royal Invitational in Kansas City, Mo.

Saturday, March 16

Smokin' in Mesquite

Season 1 • Episode 1

Teams head to the Nevada desert for the Smokin' in Mesquite BBQ competition.

Sunday, March 17

Decatur Jaycees Riverfest

Season 1 • Episode 3

Barbecue cooking skills are tested during Alabama's state championship at the Decatur Riverfest.

Sunday, March 17

Murphysboro Barbecue Cook-off

Season 1 • Episode 2

Lee Ann and Myron face whole-hog competition during a cook-off in Murphysboro, Ill.

Sunday, March 17

American Royal Invitational Barbecue

Season 1 • Episode 4

Top teams compete in the American Royal Invitational in Kansas City, Mo.

Sunday, March 17

Fowl Play

Season 7 • Episode 7

With the first-round battles completed, six pitmasters are still in the running.

Sunday, March 17

Hog Wild

Season 7 • Episode 9

Judges Myron Mixon, Tuffy Stone and Big Moe Cason pull out all the stops to test the two finalists.

Tuesday, March 19

American Royal Open Barbecue

Season 1 • Episode 5

Nearly 500 professional and amateur barbecue teams compete in Kansas City, Mo.

Tuesday, March 19

Diamond State BBQ

Season 1 • Episode 6

Competition heats up as the temperature falls at the Diamond State BBQ Championship in Dover, Del.

Tuesday, March 19

Johnny Trigg's Shootout

Season 1 • Episode 8

Johnny Trigg challenges his closest friends and fiercest rivals to an all-ribs showdown in Texas.

Tuesday, March 19

The Big Pig Jig

Season 1 • Episode 7

Myron is on his home turf as he defends his title at the Big Pig Jig in Georgia.

Tuesday, March 19

Not a Moment To Spare

Season 2 • Episode 4

BBQ favorite, spare ribs; contestants face a prehistoric challenge.

Tuesday, March 19

Butt Out!

Season 2 • Episode 1

Four pitmasters go head to head to prove their pork butt is the best.

Tuesday, March 19

Fowl Play

Season 2 • Episode 5

Four contestants face off in a Turducken challenge.

Tuesday, March 19

Roasted Development

Season 2 • Episode 2

One Pitmaster is headed into an ambulance; the rest compete to be invited into the finale.

Tuesday, March 19

Up in Smoke!

Season 2 • Episode 3

The challenge, brisket; tempers flare while the pits are low and slow.

Tuesday, March 19

Butt Out!

Season 2 • Episode 1

Four pitmasters go head to head to prove their pork butt is the best.

Wednesday, March 20

Fowl Play

Season 2 • Episode 5

Four contestants face off in a Turducken challenge.

Wednesday, March 20

Roasted Development

Season 2 • Episode 2

One Pitmaster is headed into an ambulance; the rest compete to be invited into the finale.

Wednesday, March 20

Up in Smoke!

Season 2 • Episode 3

The challenge, brisket; tempers flare while the pits are low and slow.

Wednesday, March 20

The Big Pig Jig

Season 1 • Episode 7

Myron is on his home turf as he defends his title at the Big Pig Jig in Georgia.

Wednesday, March 20

Not a Moment To Spare

Season 2 • Episode 4

BBQ favorite, spare ribs; contestants face a prehistoric challenge.