CHARLOTTE, NC- The Beer, Bourbon, & BBQ Festival is Saturday May 12th from 12pm – 6pm at Symphony Park, 4400 Sharon Rd. in Charlotte. Come have some fun at the festival and partake in some beer sippin’, bourbon tastin’, music listenin’, cigar smokin’, & barbeque eatin’!
Your admission buys you a sampling glass so you can enjoy an ALL-YOU-CARE-TO-TASTE sampling of beer and bourbon. Some of the best BBQ vendors are on-site if you get hungry all while enjoying seminars in the tasting theater and live music all day.
What’s Cookin’ ……
GREAT VIP SESSION: This year’s VIP session is pork-a-licious. Your VIP ticket includes all of the general admission highlights along with:
-A BBQ Plate Dinner
-Reduced Attendance For This session
-2 Extra Hours of Fun
-On-Site Bacon Tastings with 10+ different styles for the first two hours
-Special Beer & Bourbon selections
-Special Whole Hog Tastings
-Sizzling stroll through the BBQ competition to sample a great selection of hogs,ribs, briskets, chicken, sausages and much more!
**All Guests Receive a Souvenir Glass for Tastings.**
The first 200 Guests in line for EACH SESSION receive a FREE “COLLECTIBLE BBQ” Bag to celebrate the show.
Unlimited Beer and Bourbon Tastings as you stroll from table to table and tent to tent. There are 40 Bourbons and 60 Beers on Tap. Enjoy, but please drink responsibly.
BBQ Galore! Enjoy the great barbeque selection – pulled pork from whole hogs, ribs, brisket, chickens, sausages and any fixins’ you could imagine. We’ll keep the portions heavy and the prices low. BBQ is ala carte.
4th ANNUAL CAROLINA BBQ LEAGUE COMPETITION: That’s right – meet and watch the teams from the Carolina BBQ League for their BBQ Backyard Competition. Come out and see the teams and their rigs as they smoke out the best flavors in the South.
-Enjoy the shrine of swine! The shrine features pulled pork – right from the source. Pork worship at its finest!
-Enjoy seminars in the tasting theater with master distillers, brewmasters, and pit masters from the deep south.
-Browse cool exhibits of Brewerania, hot sauces, bbq accessories, and more. Choices, choices, choices…
VIP SATURDAY SESSION: $69 Advance only / $77 On-site
Valid Saturday Noon – 6pm. In addition to the all of the features above, the VIP Session offers an exclusive tasting experience with TWO EXTRA HOURS of tastes, a souvenir tasting glass, unlimited beer and bourbon sampling, bbq dinner with pulled pork and all the fixins, and all live entertainment. These tickets are limited and will SELL OUT. Squeal like a pig!!!!!!!
REGULAR SATURDAY SESSION: $39 Advance only /$45 On-site
Valid Saturday 2pm – 6pm. Enjoy a fun day of Beer, Bourbon and BBQ. Includes admission into the event, a souvenir tasting glass, unlimited beer and bourbon sampling, and all live entertainment.