Safeway Barbecue Battle 20th Anniversary "A Celebration for the Nation"
“A CELEBRATION FOR THE NATION”
Historic Pennsylvania Avenue (9th to 14th Streets)
Saturday, June 23 - 11 AM to 9:00 PM
Sunday, June 24 - 11 AM to 7:30 PM
ADMISSION INCLUDES LOTS OF FREE SAMPLES
Avoid the Lines: With a pre-purchased ticket you can walk past the line to purchase admission tickets at the event and go right to the ticket taker for admission.
Your admission includes a donation to the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Washington’s Metropolitan Police Clubhouses.
PLUS: 30 Bands on 3 Stages including Soul Asylum, Chuck Brown Tribute Band, ConFunkShun, Cowboy Mouth, Trouble Funk, Jimmies Chicken Shack, All Mighty Senators, Suttle Thoughts and more, Free Kids Rides in the Orkin Family Area, Misting Tents, Rock Climbing, Cooking Demos with Celebrity Chefs, Contests & Prizes, DC Lottery's Demo Bingo, Interactive Exhibits, NBA Action at NBA Nation along with Free Food samples from: Rancher's Reserve Steak, Open Nature Lamb (Chops), Safeway Farm's Cafe' Salad Bowls, Reser's Deli Salads , Fresh Express Salads , Marinated Grilled Meats, Lipton Iced Tea , Shady Brook Farms Turkey, Pepsi Next, Lays Potato Chips, Open Nature Sausage, Philly Gourmet Burgers, TAZO Iced Tea , Lloyd's Mini BBQ Sandwiches, Coastal Growers Watermelon Slices, Dietz & Watson Hot Dogs, Emerald Nuts, Kettle Chips, Consumer Brands Cookies, Country Time Lemonade, Open Nature Hummus, Heinz Condiments, Propel, Oscar Mayer Hot Dogs, Cadbury Ice Cream Bars, Pork Barrel BBQ Sauce, Jack’s Old South BBQ Sauce, Mini Bottles of Cholula Hot Sauce, Perdue Mini Chicken Sandwich, Frush Yogurt, Front Porch Ice Cream, Colgate Palmolive, Starbuck’s VIA Ready Brew, Ristorante Pizza, Lipton Naturals, KCBS BBQ on Tour (cold cuts, hot sauce, etc.), Oscar Mayer (mini hot dog on a bun), Edward’s Pies, Pork (cooked 4 different ways), Rancher’s Reserve (steak samples), Safeway RX and the Big Bite Tour with chicken wing eating contests and more.
Event Benefits Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Washington’s Metropolitan Police Clubhouses
Avoid the lines by purchasing tickets now!
Upon purchase, your tickets will be emailed to you.
We’ll see you at the BBQ!
*Please Note: Event is held Rain or Shine and All Sales are Final.
Sorry, No Refunds. All Samples are "While Supplies Last"