Sample some of the best BBQ around at the Beach, Boogie & BBQ Festival this year at The Market Common. Friday night will feature an “anything goes” competition with $1 samples, a beer and wine garden and a wakeboarding demo on the lake. Saturday you can sample BBQ from over 60 local and regional teams and get a free boat ride. Meet the winner of Top Chef: All Star and guest barbeque judge, Richard Blais from 1-4pm. American Idol Season 2 contestant, Josh Gracin will headline the live entertainment Saturday starting at 8:00pm. Fireworks are set for 9:30 on Saturday night. Sunday features include a “Wing-off” Cooking Competition, Chicken Wing Eating Competition and a Watermelon Eating Contest for kids ages 5-15. The closing ceremony will be held on Sunday at 3pm.
Beach, Boogie & BBQ will be held Friday, September 2 from 5-9pm; Saturday,September 3 from 12-9:30pm and Sunday, September 4 from 12-5pm.