McHenry Area Rotary Bands, Brews & BBQ 2023

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McHenry Area Rotary Bands, Brews & BBQ 2023

McHenry Area Rotary Bands, Brews & BBQ 2023

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McHenry Petersen Park 4300 Peterson Park Rd McHenry, IL 60050

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The McHenry Area Rotary club’s Blues, Brews & BBQ

Our 12th annual event — re-named to reflect a more diverse, inclusive musical lineup — is once again presented by DC Cobb's-McHenry. Thank you, DC Cobb's!

Friday, Aug. 18, through Sunday, Aug. 20, 2023


Friday 4:30pm to 11:00pm

Saturday 3:30pm to 11:00pm

Sunday noon to 5:00pm


Presale $10 per person; $15 at the gate.

12 and under free.

3-day weekend pass $20; $25 at the gate.

VIP tickets TBD

Musical Lineup

Friday, Aug. 18

5 p.m.: The John Todd Band, sponsored by Adams Auto Body and Service Center

7 p.m.: Stay tuned (The rest of our lineup is shaping up nicely, but not yet finalized. Come back soon for updates!)

9 p.m.: Working on it!

Saturday, Aug. 19

4 p.m.: TBD

6:30 p.m.: TBD

9 p.m.: TBD

Sunday, Aug. 20

1 p.m.: TBD

3 p.m.: TBD

Bands Brews & BBQ is McHenry Area Rotary's premier fundraising event of the year. One hundred percent of the event's proceeds are donated to a variety of local, regional, national, and international organizations who help those in their greatest time of need.

This event has contributed nearly $300,000 to student leadership, vocational and college advanced placement programs, meals for the hungry, services for the homeless, humanitarian projects, and more. Your attendance at Bands Brews & BBQ ensures resources will be available for those in need — from local food banks and health clinics to relief efforts around the globe.

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