What to Expect at the 2016 Beaver Creek Blues, Brews & BBQ Festival
As the unofficial launch of summertime in the mountains, top barbecue chefs from around the state join local chefs in serving up mouth-watering barbecue complemented by thirst-quenching brews at the 13th Annual Beaver Creek Blues, Brews & BBQ Festival.
Saturday May 28 – Sunday May 29, 2016
Beaver Creek Resort
Beaver Creek, CO 81620
The Blues, Brews and BBQ event offers free admission to the Beaver Creek plaza, and food and beverage are available for purchase. Musical highlights include headliners John Mayall and Tommy Castro & The Painkillers, with opening acts Gary Allegretto and Shari Puorto!
Local barbecue masters as well as those from all over Colorado will fill the village plaza, selling all the BBQ classics—from wings to ribs, and from pulled pork to brisket! All barbecue vendors will be competing for bragging rights and $1,750 in cash prizes. Attendees will have the chance to vote on Saturday and Sunday to determine the People’s Choice winner for Best Barbecue Vendor. Selected winners will be crowned on Sunday at 4:10 p.m. on the main stage in Beaver Creek Plaza.
And don’t miss the Microbrew Festival on Saturday featuring more than 80 special concoctions from over 30 Colorado-based breweries! On Sunday, amateur pit masters will be able to showcase their talents at the Big Green Egg Backyard BBQ Competition.
For more details on the event schedule breakdown, Microbrew Festival, and more, visit the Beaver Creek Blues, Brews & BBQ Festival official webpage.