On July 22nd, out of an abundance of caution and for the safety of all involved, the very difficult decision was made to cancel this event in 2020. We can’t wait to hold this event again in July 2021! For questions, please contact Wendy Lake at (517) 745-0491 or WDL7123@gmail.com.
Barbecue and live music at the 308 Brass Rail!
This is a family-friendly event with family-friendly live music!
Proceeds from this fundraiser will be used for Center Stage Jackson’s 2020-21 Season!
First place by popular vote will receive $200, with the runner-up receiving $150.
If you are interested in competing in 2020, please contact Wendy Lake at 517-745-0491.
2019 Winners & Competitors
Kirby’s Smokehouse – 1st Place
Detroit City Smoke – 2nd Place
Gator’s Grill – 3rd Place
Grand River Brewery
Center Stage Jackson
2018 Winners & Competitors
Aaron Cole – 1st Place
Grand River Brewery – 2nd Place
308 Brass Rail
JTV – Adrian Sharp
Swift Catering – Ken Swift
Tasting Tickets & Drinks
For $10 you’ll get tickets to sample each competitor’s barbecue, one vote for your favorite, one drink ticket (beer, pop, or water), and entry into raffles! A portion of drink sales will also be donated to Center Stage Jackson. Tasting tickets will be sold at the door only, with cash, credit or debit.
The band Alibi with Center Stage Jackson’s own Karen Kidder and Steve Barrett will be performing classic and contemporary family-friendly rock LIVE on an outdoor stage from 4:00pm-8:00pm.
Most of the 308 Brass Rail parking lot will be taken up by the band’s stage and barbecuing area. Additional parking can be found nearby, either across the street or at the church next door.
Title Sponsor – Cook Foundation Flatwork ⇒
If you are interested in sponsoring this event, please contact Wendy Lake at 517-745-0491 or WDL7123@gmail.com today.
Thank you to our 2019 Sponsors!
Title Sponsor – Renovation Plus
Entertainment Sponsor – Performance Automotive Northwest, Inc. ⇒
Drink Sponsor – Cook Foundation Flatwork ⇒
Drink Sponsor – Jackson Outdoor Equipment LLC ⇒
MinuteMan Sewer & Drain Cleaning LLC ⇒
308 Brass Rail ⇒
Avery Oil & Propane ⇒
Bailey Excavating, Inc. ⇒
Lammers Heating and Air Conditioning ⇒
OmniSource, LLC ⇒
Superior Industrial Sales & Service ⇒
The Water Store ⇒
The Craft Agency ⇒
Marino’s Pizza & More ⇒
Rives Quality Meats ⇒
Milligan’s Northwest Meat Market
Dawn Foods ⇒
Ladwig’s Culligan ⇒
Advertising Solutions Today ⇒
Contact for Competitors & Sponsors
Wendy Lake, (517) 745-0491 or WDL7123@gmail.com
Contact for General Event Questions
Katie Meyers, email@example.com, (517) 539-4118.