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Blue Ridge Music & BBQ Festival 2013

The Harrisonburg-Rockingham Chamber of Commerce

Friday, August 23, 2013 at 5:00 PM - Saturday, August 24, 2013 at 6:00 PM (EDT)

Harrisonburg, VA

Blue Ridge Music & BBQ Festival 2013

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Adult Ticket - Good for Entry Friday and Saturday   more info Ended $8.00 $1.19

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Event Details


August 23 & 24, 2013
Fri: 5-9PM, Sat: 10AM-6PM
Rockingham County Fairgrounds
4808 South Valley Pike, Harrisonburg

The event features a little bit of something for everyone: BBQ Competition and Sampling (while supplies last! Sampling begins at 2pm), Live Music, Beer & Wine, Car Show, Cornhole Tournament, Kids' Entertainment Area, Food and Craft Vendors and so much more!


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Schedule of Events

Friday:

8:00am - BBQ Teams Begin Arriving at Fairgrounds

5:00-9:00pm - Fairgrounds open to public

* Featured Friday Activities Include:

     - Music by The Travelin' Hillbillies from 7:00-9:00pm

     - Quaker Steak and Lube Wing Eating Contest

     - Meet and Greet with the BBQ Teams

Saturday:

10:00am - Gates Open to Public

11:00am - Cornhole Tournament Begins (warm-up starts at 10am)

11:00am-3:00pm - Classic Car Cruise In

11:00am-3:00pm - Battle of the Bands Competition

2:00pm - People's Choice BBQ Sampling & Voting

4:00pm - BBQ and Battle of the Bands Awards

4:30-6:00pm - Bryan Elijah Smith & The Wildhearts

* Featured Saturday Activities Include:

     - Quaker Steak and Lube Wing Eating Contest

     - People's Choice BBQ Sampling (while the BBQ lasts!)

* Kids Activities (and adults too!) Include:

     - Face Painting 
     - Petting Zoo
     - Balloon Art
     - Photo Station
     - Bounce House
     - Life Size Yard Games

Featuring the Music of:

The Travelin' Hillbillies: Fri - 7:00-9:00pm

The Travelin' Hillbillies have played throughout the Shenandoah Valley and are spreading their sound throughout Virginia and West Virginia. Described as Americana, with a mix of blues, bluegrass, country, rockabilly, a little bit of rock, and a whole lot of soul.

 http://thetravelinhillbillies.com/

 


Bryan Elijah Smith & The Wildhearts: Sat - 4:30-6:00pm

With a catalog of more than 500 original songs, and 7 full length albums since October 2009, this band is one worth not only listening to, but experiencing live.  The group has performed up and down the entire East Coast as well as Roaton, Honduras.  Smith & the Wild Hearts have opened for Trampled by Turtles & Old Crow Medicine Show on the Dreaming Creek Main Stage at Floyd Fest, Trevor Hall, Reverend Peyton's Big Damn Band, Sons of Bill & The Steel Wheels.

www.bryanelijahsmith.com







Have questions about Blue Ridge Music & BBQ Festival 2013? Contact The Harrisonburg-Rockingham Chamber of Commerce

When & Where



Rockingham County Fairgrounds
4808 South Valley Pike
Harrisonburg, VA 22801

Friday, August 23, 2013 at 5:00 PM - Saturday, August 24, 2013 at 6:00 PM (EDT)


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Organizer

The Harrisonburg-Rockingham Chamber of Commerce

The Harrisonburg-Rockingham Chamber of Commerce is a not-for-profit community organization. The Chamber exists to connect area businesses into a powerful network through leadership and advocacy. Since 1917, we have been influencing public policy on behalf of the business community and helping the Harrisonburg-Rockingham area become a thriving and dynamic marketplace of opportunities.

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