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FOX 6 NOW: Big Gig BBQ: Some of the best BBQ in town available Sunday at Maier Festival Park!
Published:
23 Sep 2016

FOX 6 NOW: Big Gig BBQ: Some of the best BBQ in town available Sunday at Maier Festival Park!

Fox 6 Now in Milwaukee posted this with videos from the Big Gig BBQ Event. 



MILWAUKEE — This Sunday evening, September 4th, during the Labor Day holiday weekend, you’ll find some of the best BBQ in town on the south end of Henry Maier Festival Park — for the Big Gig BBQ event, an officially sanctioned event of the Milwaukee Rally.


The Big Gig BBQ begins at 5:00 p.m. on the Summerfest grounds.


You’ll want to bring your appetite, as you’ll find smoky ribs, savory brisket and signature BBQ from 10 of the best local and national cooks.


In addition to the delicious food, you’ll find two stages of live entertainment, including a national headliner.


Featured restaurants include Atlas BBQ, Dickey’s Barbecue Pit, Double B’s BBQ and Burgers, Famous Dave’s Bar-B-Que, Maxie’s, Pitch’s, Saz’s, Silver Spur Texas Smokehouse BBQ, Smoke Shack and Charcoal Grill.


Performers include Chris Janson, Tucker Beathard, Danny Miller Band, Ronnie Baker Brooks, Chicago Blues Super Session, Biker Billy, Mad Dog & Merrill.


There will even be a Bacon Eating Contest sponsored by Meijer.


General admission tickets are $15 and children 10 and under will be admitted FREE!


FOX6’s Julie Collins was down at Meijer Festival Park Sunday morning during FOX6 WakeUp News previewing the event.