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Big Gig BBQ This Sunday, September 3rd at Summerfest grounds

NOW: Big Gig BBQ This Sunday, September 3rd at Summerfest grounds


It's the one last, big barbecue of the Summer.

On Sunday, September 3, 2017, 14 of the best local and regional BBQ cookers will gather at Henry Maier Festival Park.

New this year, guests are encouraged to vote for their favorite cooker to win the Big Gig Pig award.

Organizers promised fun for everybody in the family with 2 stages of live music, cooking demonstrations, family fun picnic games, a celebrity bacon eating contest, among other special events.

Admission and parking is free.

Things kick off Sunday at noon and go until 7 p.m.

Sunday, September 3

Henry Maier Festival Park is located at 200 N. Harbor Drive, Milwaukee.

The even will go on rain or shine.

The Big Gig Pig Award will be up to the guests.  Ballots will be distributed upon entry and voting will close at 6:00 pm. The winning cooker will be awarded the Big Gig Pig trophy which they can display proudly.

Other features include "Giant Jenga" which is the classic game of Jenga  in an oversized format! 18 levels of stackable fun!

You can also ride the infamous "Mechanical Pig"  which spins and twists until he wins! Complete with his custom leather vest, hat and shades, a professional operator controls the speed based on the riders skill level.

For more information click here

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