9th Annual Bands, Brews, & Barbecue
September 7 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm| $15 – $50
Historic Downtown Manassas will hold its 9th Annual Bands, Brews, and Barbecue Festival on September 7, 2019 from 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. (last pour at 5:30 p.m.). This ticketed event features award winning craft beers & distilled spirits for sampling, some of Northern Virginia’s best barbecue for purchase, and incredible live music.
Taster tickets ($50) include admission for one (21+), a souvenir tasting glass and a taster wristband* for tasting, beer, wine and spirits.
Non-taster tickets ($15) get you admission for one (13+) into the festival.
Children 12 and under – FREE
NEW FOR 2019:
BBQ JUDGE PASS!
There will be a limited number of passes available for attendees that are interested in judging the BBQ competition. Judge Pass includes admission for one (21+); souvenir tasting glass; taster wristband* for sampling beer and spirits throughout the festival; and a sample of BBQ from every participant for judging the BBQ competition.
*wearing the taster wristband enables sampling of beer, and spirits throughout the event.
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm: Swim In The Wild
2:00 pm – 3:45 pm: Mojo Mothership
4:15 pm – 6:00 pm: Harlen Simple
The Distilled Spirits:
Please check back for updates on breweries, distilleries, and BBQ vendors.
- Bring your own partner
- Registration begins at Noon
- Preregister coming soon!
- Tournament begins at 1:30
- Prizes for 1st, 2nd, & 3rd place
Thank you to our 2019 Sponsors!
Gold Level Sponsors:
Silver Level Sponsors:
Bronze Level Sponsors:
Friend of the Festival Sponsors:
Interested in Volunteering?
We are looking for volunteers aged 21 and up to offer their time pouring one of our 60+ beers at this year’s festival. There will be both a morning and an afternoon shift. All interested candidates should email Melissa Williams at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
The rain date, in the case of severe weather is September 15th.