Grill & Chill
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Chill out and enjoy BBQ!
Grill & Chill returns this Memorial Weekend! This year, our KCBS-Sanctioned BBQ Championship event merges with Big Bear Lake Brew Festival to host 30 pit-master teams, People's Choice BBQ Teams, and 30+ craft breweries - all located in The Village at Big Bear Lake! Though FREE to attend, be sure to purchase your BBQ & Beverage Bucks Booklets online or at the entrance to sample the best BBQ in town! A capacity for the venue will be set and once it is met, additional attendees will be admitted on a “1-in-1-out” basis.
Dates: Sat & Sun May 29 & 30, 2021
Location: 630 Bartlett Road in The Village at Big Bear Lake
Hours: 10 AM – 5 PM both days
- Saturday will feature the KC BBQ State Championship Competition with pit-master teams competing for a prize purse. Samples will be available to the public from the People’s Choice booths on both days.
- Cheers and enjoy the Big Bear Lake Brew Fest craft beer festival both days
- Groove to live music both days
- Shop for unique vendor goods
- A family area with activities for children will keep guests of all ages having a great time.
Pre Order Your Ticket Books
Pre order is now available for Grill & Chill BBQ & Beverage Bucks. These ticket booklets are your access to BBQ, craft beer, and family activities at Grill & Chill 2021! Ticket booklets come in sets of $20 and are exchanged at People's Choice cook booths, craft beer tasting stations, non-alcoholic beverages (water/soda), and the kids zone. Ticket packages include your BBQ & Beverage Bucks Booklet and a limited edition Grill & Chill and Brew Fest Pint Glass.
|PURCHASE BBQ & BEV BUCKS|
Grill & Chill and Brew Fest Pint Glass - A special, limited edition, pint glass featuring the Grill & Chill and Big Bear Lake Brew Fest artwork. One comes with every ticket pre-order! THESE GLASSES WILL SELL OUT so be sure to reserve yours today.
Grill & Chill's talent stage has been the site of much groovin' and movin' with such genres as jazz, rock, country, tribute, and more!
Saturday, May 29:
12 PM - 12:45 PM: Stun Grenade - Get nostalgic with some classic rock!
1 PM - 3 PM (mid set break): The Kings of Queen - A tribute to the famed Queen rock band born in 1970 and still inspiring listeners to this day.
3:30 PM - 5 PM: Robert Jon & The Wreck - "Robert Jon & The Wreck are a double shot of southern rock with a blues chaser."
Sunday, May 30:
12 - 12:45 PM: Stun Grenade - Get nostalgic with some classic rock!
1 - 3 PM (mid set break): Love Reign - A Tribute to The Who
3:30 - 5 PM: The Brevet - A trailblazer in the 'Epic Americana' genre, The Brevet combines Americana rock, orchestral tracks, and unforgettable lyrics.