This is a past event. 03 Mar
Fairs, Festivals & Mixed Events, Child Friendly, Food &/or drink event, Group-Friendly, Weekend Events

Sip & Swine BBQ Festival

Marking the 3rd Annual Sip & Swine BBQ Festival, this year’s Kansas City Barbecue Society-sanctioned event will feature a friendly barbecue competition – showcasing the culinary creations of more than 80 professional and backyard teams, as well as a slew of food and craft vendors, craft beer purveyors, live music and more in the shadow of Lawrenceville’s famed Coolray Field. As in years past, proceeds from the event will benefit Home of Hope at Gwinnett Children’s Shelter – a nonprofit and residential care facility dedicated to providing services for homeless children along with their young mothers and homeless girls aging out of the foster care system at 18 years of age. 

Friday, March 2 – Festival Open to the Public 3 to 10 p.m:

Vendor Village opens with food trucks and more than 50 craft vendors selling everything from barbecue sauces and accessories to custom artwork and handcrafted jewelry

Scott Brantley takes the stage with a live performance from 6-8 p.m

 

Saturday, March 3 – Festival Open to the Public 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Vendor Village opens with food trucks and more than 50 craft vendors selling everything from barbecue sauces and accessories to custom artwork and handcrafted jewelry

Jonathan Ingram takes the stage with a live performance from 11 a.m. to noon

People’s Choice Judging from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Pickup Line takes the stage with a live performance from 12:15 to 1:45 p.m.

Chainsaw Hunnie takes the stage with a live performance from 2 to 3:30 p.m.

Headliner Georgia Red Clay rounds out the live music performances from 3:45 to 5 p.m.

BBQ Competition Winners announced during the Awards Ceremony from 5 to 6 p.m.

 

Event Type

Fairs, Festivals & Mixed Events, Child Friendly, Food &/or drink event, Group-Friendly, Weekend Events

City

Lawrenceville

Website

http://sipandswine.com/

Cost

Free admission. To be a part of the People’s Choice judging, purchase a Taster Kit for $10 at the event on Saturday (11:30 – 1:30). Taster Kits come with 9 samples of BBQ from the competition team.

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#ExploreGwinnett

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This was a great event. It was fun, had great food and great music. We will return year after year. Jimbos Peanut Stand