June 10, 2017 - June 11, 2017
Big Apple Barbecue 2017
Get fired up for the 15th annual Big Apple Barbecue Block Party, returning to Madison Square Park Saturday & Sunday, June 10 – 11, from 11am-6pm each day. The Big Apple Barbecue Block Party presented by Kingsford Charcoal is the nation’s largest culinary festival dedicated to the best in barbecue. This weekend-long event benefits Madison Square Park Conservancy, and allows visitors to enjoy a trip around the barbecue belt–right here in the middle of Manhattan!
Each year, this beloved NYC summer tradition celebrates the best in regional barbecue from some of the country’s most celebrated pitmasters, and includes live music, programming, and activities. Big Apple Barbecue is free and open to the Public.
Looking to go VIP? Enter code MSPC10 for 10% off when purchasing tickets, or MSPC20 for 20% off a Sunday Big Rig VIP Pass, which includes access to VIP areas, express lanes, and $125 towards food, beverages, and merchandise for you and a companion.
Music Lineup & Set Times
Across from Shake Shack in the Park you will find a music stage, sponsored by Guitar Center, featuring a lineup of musical acts performing throughout the weekend. Catch Dj sets by Amira Nader on Saturday and Vinyl Ranch on Sunday, presented by honky-tonk Skinny Dennis.
The National Reserve – 12-1pm
Dead Horses – 1:30-2:30pm
Adam Ezra Group – 3-4pm
Antibalas – 4:30-5:30pm
Walker Lukens – 12-1pm
Emily Wolfe – 1:30-2:30
Cris Jacobs – 3-4pom
Southside Johnny & The Asbury Jukes – 4:30-5:30pm
15 Pitmasters for 15 Years
Blue Smoke • Baker’s Ribs • Hometown BBQ • Fox Bros. Bar-B-Q • Hill Country • Skylight Inn / Sam Jones BBQ • Big Bob Gibson Bar-B-Que • Martin’s Bar-B-Que • 17th St. BBQ • Ubon’s Barbeque • Salt Lick BBQ • Jim ’N Nicks Bar-B-Q • Scott’s Bar-B-Que • Dinosaur Bar-B-Que • Memphis Barbecue Co.
Note to our Neighbors
If you live or work in the Mad. Sq. Park Neighborhood, please click here for more information on the event, including logistics, street closures, parking restrictions, and contact information.
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