The competition is fierce and the flavors rich as the battle rages on...
It's a three-day BBQ extravaganza featuring live entertainment from local bands, a smokin’ food court (including non-BBQ related items), cantinas, arts and crafts, a children's area, games and a dance floor. Taste and experience firsthand the fiery chicken, pulled pork, tri-tip, pork ribs, sausages... and sides (all available for purchase) that makes barbecue so popular in the USA — all while you enjoy taking an E-picture at the free souvenir photo booth, catch a game at the live sports tent, watch the comedy magic show (Fri. & Sat. night), hold a snake at the Interactive Live Reptile Exhibit, pig out at the All-You-Can-Eat VIP Rib Village and more.
Award-winning national BBQ pit masters will make their way to the festival to battle it out against local barbecue gurus (grillers) for grand title for the Best BBQ and your vote as the People's Choice Favorite. Trust us, the competition will be intense and the flavors rich in a fierce effort to produce the best that their secret recipes have to offer. It’s time to grab the family, put on loose clothes, come with an empty stomach and head to the Long Beach BBQ Extravaganza, right here in Southern California.
Forty Creek Whisky Lounge (included with general admission)
Forty Creek Whisky is hitting the road for an exclusive tour to bring a taste of the back country right to you. Stop by to try our award-winning whisky built from the barrel up, and stay to play some games and check out our custom-built Mobi 1 XTR! Must be 21 years or older.
Free Souvenir E-Photos
Dance Floor & Lessons
Comedy Magic Show (Fri. & Sat. Night)
Arts & Crafts Booths
Food Court with BBQ meats and treats, including non-BBQ related items
Live Sports Tent
Interactive Live Reptile Exhibit
All-You-Can-Eat VIP Rib Village
Adult Beverages: Beer, Wine, and Specialty Drinks
Forty Creek Whisky Lounge
Children's Stage (Sat./Sun.) Magic Show and Balloon Twisting
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