6th Annual BBQ, Blues & Bluegrass

Published by St. Joseph Today

Saturday 19th of May 2018

12:00 PM - 8:00 PM

St. Joseph, MI

2018-05-19 12:00:00 2018-05-19 20:00:00 America/Detroit 6th Annual BBQ, Blues & Bluegrass 6th Annual BBQ, Blues and Bluegrass: A Taste of Michigan Sponsored by Chemical Bank and the Paul & Rose Suchovsky Charitable Trust St. Joseph, MI St. Joseph Today

Celebrate Spring and get ready for Summer! Enjoy live music, craft beer, regional wines, and local BBQ! This event will be located in Whirlpool Centennial Park, just below the bluff from downtown St. Joseph.

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Tickets $20 in Advance; $25 Day Of
Kids 8 & Under are Free
No pets please
All tickets give access to the event grounds, no assigned seating. Bring your chair and/or blankets. Limited seating will be available. 

Click here for a BBQ FAQ sheet!

Tickets will be available for purchase in-person at the Welcome Center (301 State Street in downtown St. Joseph). Friday, May 18 the Welcome Center will be open 9am-8pm. Saturday, May 18 tickets will only be available for purchase starting at Noon down at the event.

WILL CALL TICKETS will be available for pick up:
Friday, May 18 from 11am-8pm at the Welcome Center (301 State St.)
Saturday, May 19 starting at 11am at Whirlpool Centennial Park (330 Broad St.) **Please note that gates will not open until Noon**

Drinks and festival fare will be available for purchase. This is a RAIN OR SHINE event - so plan to hang out for the day no matter what the weather!

Lawn chairs and blankets are welcome. No furry friends please. No outside food, beverages, coolers, 10x10 tents, tents, or beach umbrellas will be allowed in.

2018 Band Lineup
(Please note, times are approximate and subject to change)

6:45pm - Yonder Mountain String Band
5:00pm - Pokey LaFarge
3:30pm - The Appleseed Collective
2:00pm - The Grascals
12:15pm - Albert Cummings


BBQ Flavors

charliespigginandgrinnin    coach s bar grill    LarksBBQ    Nosh Village

SilverBeachPizza    Smokin D BBQ  

BBQ Beverage Menu
(Please note menu is subject to change)

12 Corners Logo   Austin Brothers    Blakes Hard Cider Co Logo Black    Bud Light Logo    Barn Brewers

Cranes Winery    Free Run Logo 2017    Gravity Logo    Lazy Ballerina

Maplewood Brewery    Perrien    rochestermills    RB Brewery    

 RBWinery    Saugatuck Brewing Co    Silver Harbor Logo    SisterLakesBrewingCompany

Tabor Hill    tapistry logo final


Thank you to our AWESOME BBQ Sponsors:

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Sustaining Sponsors

Biggby Coffee

Fusion Center for Dance 

Grins of St. Joseph 

Monday Musical Club 

Simple Computer Repair

Sister Lakes Brewing Company 

The Livery

Waterfront Framing & Fine Art

The Whitcomb

Zion St. Joe United Church of Christ 



Special Thanks to:

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