Get ready to enjoy beer, bourbon, barbeque, boots, bacon, biscuits, and bluegrass. Your admission buys you a sampling glass so you can enjoy an all-you-care-to-taste sampling of beer and bourbon. This year, the show will kick off the spring at the AvidxChange Music Factory.
New Mac & Cheese pavilion for VIP Ticket holders. A melt down with 8 different Mac & Cheese’s for you to try at the show. Try everybody’s favorite dish from Charlotte food trucks and restaurants. Samples are unlimited from Noon to 2 p.m.
BBQ Dinner Plate. All VIP Guests all receive a BBQ dinner plate.
SWAG: All guests receive a souvenir glass for tastings. First 200 people for each session get a free souvenir bag.
DRINK: All you care to taste beer and bourbon tastings as you stroll from table to table. There are 40 Bourbons and 60 beers on tap. Enjoy, but please drink responsibly.
BBQ Galore: Enjoy the barbeque selection from vendors onsite – pulled pork from whole hogs, ribs, brisket, chickens, sausages and all the fixins’ you can imagine.
LEARN: Enjoy Seminars in the tasting theater with master distillers, brewmasters, and pit masters.
DANCE: Listen to live rock & blues music on the main stage.
VIP Hog & Mac & Cheese session – $75
Valid Saturday Noon – 6 p.m. Includes admission into the event, a souvenir tasting glass and bag, unlimited beer and bourbon sampling, 2 extra hours of sampling and all live entertainment. In addition, VIP whole hog session offers a barbecue dinner plate with pulled pork and two sides plus access to the Mac & Cheese Pavilion.
Advance General Admission Session – $40 Advance
Valid Saturday 2 p.m. – 6 p.m. Includes a souvenir tasting glass, unlimited sampling of beer and bourbon, and all live entertainment.