July 21, 2018


308 Brass Rail

308 Prospect St. Jackson, MI 49203


Barbecue, beer, and bands at the 308 Brass Rail!



Proceeds from this fundraiser will be used to purchase new microphones and audio equipment for Center Stage Jackson!


Competitors & Prizes

308 Brass Rail
Aaron Cole
Grand River Brewery
Hadaway Restorations
JTV – Adrian Sharp
Swift Catering – Ken Swift

First place by popular vote will receive $150, with the runner-up receiving $100.


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 a raffle for gift cards from Klavons, Edible Arrangements, and Funday’s Family Fun Cafe! 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.


Live Entertainment

The band Alibi with Center Stage Jackson’s own Karen Kidder and Steve Barrett will be performing classic and contemporary rock LIVE on an outdoor stage from 4:00pm-7:00pm. The party will continue with more live entertainment inside 308 Brass Rail after 7:00pm!



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.


Thank you to our Sponsors!

308 Brass Rail 


Performance Automotive Northwest, Inc. 

Rives Quality Meats 

The Power Barn 

Tripp’s Auto Shop & Collision Center 

J K of Michigan 


Dawn Foods 

Printer Source Plus 

Michael’s Heating and Cooling


Avery Oil and Propane 

Libra Industries, Inc of Michigan 

The Craft Agency 


Funday’s Family Fun Cafe 


If you are interested in sponsoring this event, please contact Wendy Lake at 517-745-0491 today.


Contact for Competitors & Sponsors

Wendy Lake, 517-745-0491 or wdl7123@gmail.com

Contact for General Event Questions

Katie Meyers, 517-539-4118 or admin@centerstagejackson.org