March 3: The Surprise BBQ Festival
Come enjoy $2 samples of some of the best chicken, pork, ribs and brisket from more than 30 barbecue teams from around the nation while they battle it out for $10,000 in prize money. Full plates of barbecue, including sandwiches and ribs, can be found intertwined alongside live bands, a kid’s zone, contests, rides and a whiskey expo throughout the festival. Tickets are on sale now for $10; kids under 12 are free. VIP ticket holders will receive a gourmet barbecue plate from the VIP caterer, barbecue BBQ sample tickets, an open bar in the VIP tent and a pass into Whiskey Row. www.surprisebbqfestival.com.