Cost: $42 - $75
All New Location – new location – Ballantyne’s Backyard! Charlotte’s Biggest, Baddest, Bone-In BBQ Fest is back and ready for more! This 15th Annual affair offers up all those pleasures that true Southerners live by - Beer, Bourbon, Barbeque, Boots, Bacon, Biscuits, Bluegrass and Smoked Beasts! It's a great day of beer sippin', bourbon tastin', music listenin', cigar smokin' and barbeque eatin'. Your Admission buys you a souvenir glass so you can enjoy an ALL-YOU-CARE-TO-TASTE sampling of beer and bourbon. Shrine of Swine is back! Enjoy whole hogs during each session - VIP and General Admission. Enjoy Seminars in the Tasting Theater with Master Distillers, Brewmasters and Pit Masters. Dance or Rock out to the bands playing your favorite tunes throughout the day. Browse brewerania, hot sauces and BBQ accessories.