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Q-City Brews & BBQ Festival | Oct 18-19

October 15th, 2013 Listed Under: Everything Else, Things To Do Charlotte

Charlotte, NC

The 11th annual Q-City Charlotte BBQ Championship and festival is back again this Friday and Saturday! Professional and challenger teams will be competing with their best recipe in uptown Charlotte on South Tryon Street.

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Entertainment & Eats

Charlotte’s favorite BBQ spots will be smokin’ and grillin’ Friday and Saturday to serve all of the festival goers! The vendors include Mac’s Speed Shop, Sauceman’s, Rock Store and The Little Red Pig. Along with plenty of barbecue, there will plenty of other favorite festival fixin’s!

While you chow down on BBQ, there will be tons of great live music on two different stages. The Budweiser Main Stage will be located on Trade & Tryon and the Charlotte Blues Society Stage will be at MLK Jr Blvd. & South Tryon. Both stages will have awesome line-ups for an entire evening of drinking and dancing!


The Competition

Pro teams will compete for a chance to win up to $35,000 in prize money and a spot to represent the Southeast and the Q-City at the Memphis in May Championship in 2014. The local challenger teams will be competing to win cash prizes and bragging rights.

Tickets & More

General admission to the event is free! However, tickets will be required to participate in a variety of the events related to the festival. Check out the full schedule for all events online or connect with the event on Facebook or Twitter.

Photo Sources:

Southern Foodways Alliance


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Ashley Eve

Ashley Eve

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My name is Ashley Eve and I am a “Charlottean” born and bred. I am a junior Public Relations major at UNC-CH. As the Charlotte Communities intern I will be contributing weekly!
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