Association president, Denny Honeycutt, says that "having a street party on July 3rd is a great way to start the holiday with delicious food and lots of fun for the whole family - and then people will have the next day off."
Main Street will be closed for the festival from A1A to Peninsula Drive from 6pm to 12 midnight. Admission is free and open to the public.
The BBQ, Rhythm & Brews Festival will feature several authentic Bar-B-Que vendors who will be serving up their own unique versions of BBQ, such as pulled pork, ribs, chicken and beef brisket. Other food options will also be available.
The BBQ, Rhythm & Brews Festival will also feature a kid’s zone with a jumpy house, face painting and more.
Musical entertainment will be abundant with five (5) stages of live music. Steam the Band will be performing at Froggy’s Saloon, The Razorbacks will be performing at The Bank, and J.W. Gilmore & The Blues Authority will be performing at The Full Moon Saloon. Additional musical entertainment to be announced.
For enthusiasts of American craft beer, a variety of craft beers will be available at beer stations along Main Street.
The BBQ, Rhythm & Brews Festival title sponsor is Politis & Matovina.