Blues, Brews & BBQ Festival
Top Chefs, Microbrews and High-Energy Blues
May 23-26, 2014
As the unofficial launch of summertime in the mountains, top barbecue chefs from around the state join local chefs in serving up mouth-watering barbecue complemented by thirst-quenching microbrews at one of the largest Colorado Microbrewery beer tastings.
The 11th Annual Microbrew Festival is a great opportunity for Colorado breweries to market their products to a world- wide audience. Each year we have around 35 breweries showcase their products to approximately 1500 attendees during this event that sponsors Can Do Multiple Sclerosis.
The final musical lineup is to come, but have recent Grammy Winner Charlie Musselwhite confirmed to perform live during the weekend. In addition to great music, barbecue masters will be competing for bragging rights and $10,000 in cash prizes. On Saturday a panel of professional judges will rate pork, beef and side dishes according to appearance, taste and tenderness. This year, attendees will have the chance to text their vote on Saturday and Sunday to determine the People’s Choice winner for Best Barbecue Vendor. Selected winners will be crowned Saturday and Sunday at 4:10 p.m. on the main stage in Beaver Creek Plaza.
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