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Event:
Big Gig BBQ, Milwaukee
Start:
September 3, 2017 12:00 pm
End:
September 3, 2017 7:00 pm
Cost:
15
Category:
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Organizer:
Milwaukee World Festival, Inc.
Phone:
414-273-2680
Updated:
March 5, 2016
Venue:
Maier Festival Park
Phone:
414-273-2680
Address:
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200 N. Harbor Drive, Milwaukee, WI, 53202, United States
BIg Gig BBQ

Big Gig BBQ happy eatersOn Sunday of Labor Day weekend, the Big Gig BBQ will take place on the Summerfest Grounds to coincide with the Milwaukee Rally! Enjoy the best BBQ in town on the south end of Henry Maier Festival Park from Noon – 7pm, rain or shine. The Big Gig BBQ will be serving up smoky ribs, savory brisket and signature BBQ from 14 of the best local and national cookers.

Big Gig BBQ ribsAn officially sanctioned event of the Milwaukee Rally, the Big Gig BBQ will feature two stages of live entertainment, including a national headliner, and the finest beer. Some of the BBQ participants include:

Atlas BBQ
Charcoal Grill & Rotisserie
Chicago Q
Dickey’s Barbecue Pit
Double B’s BBQ & Burgers
Famous Dave’s Bar-B-Que
Iron Grate BBQ Co.
Maxie’s
Miss Beverly’s Deluxe Barbeque
Nino’s Southern Sides
Pitch’s
Saz’s State House
Silver Spur Texas Smokehouse BBQ
Smoke Shack

The cooker voted “fan favorite” wins the Big Gig Pig Award!

As they say, the fun goes beyond the food. There will be plenty of live music on two stages, including Leroy Airmaster with Junior Brantley, Chasin’ Mason, the Rhythm Kings, and the Danny Miller Band.

Also check out Cooking Demonstrations, Family Fun Picnic Games, and a Celebrity Bacon-Eating Contest. The grounds have plenty of room for partying, parking, and the smells alone will direct you to this tasty event. The Big Gig BBQ website has the full schedule and all the details!

The Big Gig BBQ takes place on the south end of Henry Maier Festival Park, which many simply call the Summerfest Grounds. It’s along Milwaukee’s lakefront bordered by downtown, I-794, U.S. 18 and Discovery World, and the Milwaukee River as it meets Lake Michigan. Highways 32, 38, 59, and 145 also bring you with blocks. It will be a fun part of the Milwaukee Rally Labor Day weekend!

Big Gig BBQ Address:

639 E. Summerfest Place
Milwaukee, WI 53202
(414) 273-2680
Website




Big Gig BBQ