Wild Creek Distillery presents
"Flint River Blues & BBQ Festival"

Featuring Mississippi Blues Guitarist

ZAC HARMON  OCT 28, 2017 @ Chehaw  Park, 

Albany ,GA


About Flint River Blues & BBQ Festival

Mississippi Blues Guitarist Zac Harmon


The Flint River Blues & BBQ Festival is the first of it's kind at Chehaw Park in Albany, GA! The event is planning to be a great addition to the areas fall line of signature events. A full day of great music featuring Mississippi Blues Guitarist Zac Harmon, an internationally acclaimed recording artist on Blind Pig Records. Billy Rigsby, a Blues/Soul guitarist from Tallahassee, will open for Zac. Both of these highly skilled artist have one thing of many in common, Zac lives in Texas and Billy was born there! How bout that? 

The rest of the day will feature other regional and local artist such as P&W Trio of Albany, Broken Glass Band of Albany and the event is currently seeking performers for open slots! All interested, give us a call! As activities goes, you can consider this one an ultra music festival!

A special feature of the festival will be "HOMEBOYBBQ COOKOFF!" A non sanctioned opportunity for the community to bring every family's favorite BBQ geniuses out to compete for cash and prizes.  "Good Life City!"

A FOOD TRUCK COURT will add to the delectable offering adding the icing on the cake to a day well spent @ FRB&BBQ FESTIVAL! We want to make this one of the south's best music festivals! All of you nitebirds it's also (after dark of course) considered a firefly music festival!


Oct 28, 2017  CHEHAW PARK 

Address

Chehaw Park Authority

105 Chehaw Park Road

Albany, GA 31701  

Park Hours


8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. Monday - Sunday 

Zoo Hours


9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Monday-Sunday*

(see more on Chehaw page)

 


We're Here for the Music

Our lineup consisting of professional and semi-professional talent that will sooth the SOUL! It's about the music...it's about Live Music and the Flint River Blues and BBQ Fest will bring it! Our plans are to grow the event at Chehaw, so you let us know what works for you and we'll be sure to put your two cents in!


 Park pass - 3.00/person

Festival - 15.00 (in advance - at The Grille House, Albany, GA 

20.00 (at the gate)


BUT WAIT!!!! THERE'S MORE!!! See  below.


Children under 12 - FREE

STUDENTS ages 12-18 - 5.00 (with school ID)

Park gate opens at 8 AM

(set-up and cooking begins)

Event starts at 10 AM

Cook-Off Judging - starts at 2 PM

Live Music - 4 PM-11 PM

Bring your chairs and blankets.

(NO FOOD OR COOLERS PLEASE)


ATTENTION!!!

50% savings on 2 tickets

& up to 6. Can  use code only twice.

COUPON CODE: uz8bvv

OFFER ENDS 10/25/17 

Become a Part of the Festival

Your participation will make this event a HUGE success!

SO JOIN US!!!

Specifically are needs are:

Volunteers

Call or email

229-344-9927 or pswain@gsaacc.org

Vendors 

(click below for application)

DEADLINE DATE HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO 10/25/17)

Become a Sponsor

Events such as the Flint River Blues & BBQ Festival need sponsors to be successful.  Being a sponsor gives your business advertisement at a world class event and it gives the event credibility. Being a partner/sponsor enhances your brands community profile. Give us a call if you're interested and let us show you our many options.

HomeBoy BBQ Cook-Off

So you think you are a GRILL MASTER?

Come prove it!!!  ALL in believe they are the Master of the BBQ Grill, come compete for your title!!!!

Compete for cash (plus trophy & bragging rights)

1st place – 250.00 plus trophy  

2nd place – 100.00 plus trophy  

3rd place – 50.00 plus a “Bragging Rights” Certificate   


Special presentation to "Peoples Choice" Winner

Come show off your skills

Are your friends and family ALWAYS complementing you on your BBQ? Here's your chance to show off and share your great recipes with SWGA!!!


Click for application and rules below.

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BBQ COOK OFF APP and RULES (pdf)

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Flint River Blues and BBQ Festival.

629 Lockett Station Rd., Albany, GA 31701, US

(229) 344-9847 or 344-9927

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