July 10 – 12, 2020
Country music, barbecue and craft beer — it’s hard to think of a better way to spend a summer weekend in Chicago.
Windy City Smokeout combines all those things into one legendary Chicago weekends. The outdoor fest takes place in the shadow of the legendary United Center.
Check out 2019’s lineup of country superstars and up-and-coming talent. And check back for the 2020 lineup!
Eli Young Band
Jessie James Decker
Along with today’s hottest country acts, the lineup also includes some of the world’s best pitmasters. Twenty barbecue pros from all over the country will be serving up ribs, brisket, smoked meats and more, highlighting styles from Kentucky, Nashville, Missouri, and Chicago.
Pair your choice of meat and sides with a cold glass of beer from top American breweries, including Chicago’s own Moody Tongue, Local Option, Goose Island, Pipeworks, and Burnt City. And don’t miss exclusive events throughout the weekend, like BBQ brunch, tasting experiences, “the biggest happy of summer”, and more.