We are Southwest Florida’s marquee Barbecue and Bluegrass event attracting tens of thousands of folks every year. Venice plays host to elite BBQ cook teams and award-winning bluegrass bands from all over the United States. If you have never tasted award-winning barbecue or heard top-tapping bluegrass music, you are in for a treat!
The event starts on Thursday night with the Meet Our Champions party at Snook Haven featuring Cookin’ with Kids. On Friday there is the annual Sporting Clays Tournament followed by the TGIF Party at 5 PM with a classic car & truck cruise-in, a fish fry dinner and live music by the Swing Bridge bluegrass band and friends. Saturday will be a full day of BBQ, Bluegrass & Ice Cold Budweiser! We promise you'll have a lot of fun and you'll won't go home hungry!
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