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WINDY CITY SMOKEOUT

Experience the best in authentic BBQ and country music during Chicago’s Windy City Smokeout July 15-17, 2016.

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The best of the best are ready to showcase their amazing BBQ talent at this year's Windy City Smokeout with barbeque varieties from all over, such as Kansas, Texas, Missouri, and good-ol' Chicago. Pair your choice of meat and sides with a cold glass of beer from top breweries across the nation. Additionally, The Market at Summer House, Crave Bar, Doughnut Vault, Supreme Lobster, La Colombe, and the highly anticipated Gus' World Famous Fried Chicken will be offering a delicious assortment of treats and snacks to the public. The array of food gurus and pitmasters gets even better with exclusive dinners and entertaining activities throughout the weekend.

Round out each day with lively performances from country music stars. Festival headliners include: Grammy nominated Pat Green, American Country Breakthrough Artist of the Year Chris Young, CMA award nominated Lee Brice, and more. Emerging country talent will take the stage during the fest as well.

Check out windycitysmokeout.com for 3-day, single day, and special event tickets starting at $30.

 

ALL-STAR HEADLINERS

Friday, July 15
Chase Rice
Phil Vassar

Saturday, July 16
Billy Currington
Big & Rich with special guest Cowboy Troy

Sunday, July 17
Old Dominion
Maren Morris

 

SPECIAL EVENTS

Friday, July 15
Myron Mixon Cooking School*
The Biggest Happy Hour of the Summer**

Saturday, July 16
Bubbles & Brine*
Lobster & Moet Brunch*
Jack Daniel's Family Tastings*

Sunday, July 17
Barbecue Brunch*
Burgers & Bourbon Happy Hour*
Jack Daniel's Family Tastings*

*Requires ticket purchase to particular event, plus purchase of single day pass
**Requires ticket purchase to particular event (includes 3-day pass)

 

BBQ MASTERS

Bub City - Chicago, IL
17th Street BBQ - Chicago, IL
Martin's Bar-B-Que Joint - Nashville, TN
Memphis Barbecue Co. - Horn Lake, MS
Peg Leg Porker - Nashville, TN
Skylight Inn BBQ - Ayden, NC
Blackwood BBQ - Chicago, IL
Chicago Q - Chicago, IL
Dinosaur Bar-B-Que - Syracruse, NY
Hogapalooza - Little Rock, AR
Lillie's Q - Chicago, IL
Jack's Old South - Baselton, GA (special event featuring Pitmaster Michael Mixon)
Pappy's Smokehouse - St. Louis, MO
The Salt Lick - Driftwood, TX
Smoque - Chicago, IL
Ubons - Yazoo City, MS

 

BEER GENIUSES

18th Street Brewery - Gary, IN
ATG Brewery - Louisville, KY
Bell's - Galesburg, MI
Bridgeport - Portland, OR
Founders - Grand Rapids, MI
Goose Island - Chicago, IL
Local Option - Chicago, IL
Moody Tongue - Chicago, IL
Pipeworks - Chicago, IL
Shiner - Shiner, Texas
Trumer Pils - Berkley, CA
Urban Chestnut - St. Louis, MO
Virtue Cider - Fennville, MI 

 

Go to windycitysmokeout.com to view the full music schedule, official festival menu, and so much more!

 

 


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