North Carolina


THE BELOW INFORMATION IS FROM 2016 - NEW DETAILS FOR 2017 WILL BE COMING SOON! STAY TUNED! 

May 7,  2016

Symphony Park at Southpark Mall
CHARLOTTE, NC

 

Saturday VIP Session  – Noon - 6pm
Saturday Regular Session – 2pm - 6pm

 

Join us at the festival for a great day of beer sippin', bourbon tastin', music listenin', cigar smokin', and 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 barbeque vendors are on-site if you get hungry all while enjoying seminars in the tasting theater and LIVE music all day.
 
 BRING ON THE BACON! BRING ON THE BLING!

This year at Beer, Bourbon & BBQ we are kickin' it up a notch and VIP is smokin'!

 

What's Cookin' ... 

• 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
     • On-Site Bacon Tastings
     • Souvenir Lanyard

     • Special Beer and Bourbon selections

• All Guests Receive a Souvenir Glass for Tastings.
• The first 200 Guests in line for EACH SESSION receive a FREE “COLLECTIBLE BBBQ” Bag  to celebrate the show. 
• All You Care To Taste 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.

• EVEN LARGER BBQ COMPETITION. That’s right – In its second year – meet and watch the teams from the Carolina BBQ League for the Charlotte BBQ Cookoff. Come out and see the teams and their rigs as they smoke out the best flavors in the South.

Check out these awesome teams:
Bubba Jacks BBQ
Killer Q
Kandy Q
Circle B BBQ
Barbie Cue
Pork U
Shelby Smokers
Mountain Grillas
Pack-Eyes BBQ Team
Finger Blastin BBQ
Boonetown BBQ
In The Army Que
Prestige Worldwide
Mac's Smoke Shop

• Enjoy The Shrine of Swine!  The Shrine features pulled pork – right from the source.  Pork Worship at its finest…..with a new pig every hour on the hour.

• Enjoy Seminars in the Tasting Theater with Master Distillers, Brewmasters, and Pit Masters From the Deep South
• Listen To Live Rock & Blues Music and great Bluegrass on The Main Stage
• Browse Cool Exhibits of Brewerania, Hot sauces, bbq accessories, and even a cigar tent for all guests.

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ADVANCE TICKET SALES HAVE CLOSED -TICKETS WILL BE AVAILABLE ONSITE CASH ONLY! 

ONLY 200 VIP TICKETS AVAILABLE! VIP WHOLE HOG SESSION: $69 Advance Only: Valid Saturday Noon – 6pm. Includes admission into the event, a souvenir tasting glass and lanyard, unlimited beer and bourbon sampling, 2 extra hours of sampling, all live entertainment and NEW this year a BBQ PLATTER with meat and fixin's. 

REGULAR SESSION: $39 Advance / $45 on-site
Valid Saturday 2pm – 6pm Includes admission into the event, a souvenir tasting glass, unlimited beer and bourbon sampling, and all live entertainment.
VIP DESIGNATED DRIVER TICKET: $39 ADVANCE & ON-SITE
Valid during any Saturday session. Includes admission into the event and a BBQ PLATTER of meat and fixin's.
DESIGNATED DRIVER TICKET: $29 ADVANCE & ON-SITE
Valid during any Saturday session. Includes admission into the event only.
KIDS 12 & UNDER ARE FREE. This event is not designed for children.  They are welcome but you will find very little of interest to them.
 
Spirit of Hope

*Advance ticket sales close Wednesday 5/4/2016 at 5pm or sooner if tickets sell out before this date. Please no pets or weapons. Please Drink Responsibly. Click Ticket Terms & Conditions below for more information.