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!

Online Purchase (opens at 10am on March 1st)
Stay tuned for link!

By Phone or In Person (available March 1st)
Tickets can also be purchased by phone or in-person at the Mendel Center (2755 E. Napier Ave., Benton Harbor, MI) during their normal hours Monday-Friday 2pm-6pm. Phone: (269) 927-1221.

Tickets will be available for purchase at the Welcome Center (301 State Street in downtown St. Joseph) beginning at 10am on March 1st.

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)

Yonder Mountain String Band
Pokey LaFarge
The Appleseed Collective
The Grascals
Albert Cummings


BBQ Flavors

BBQ Beverage Menu


Thank you to our AWESOME BBQ Sponsors:

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Special Thanks to:

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