Trial By Fire
Land O' Glory
2016 Eastern Carolina BBQ Throw Down: Festival ScheduleFriday & Saturday, October 7 & 8
9th annual Eastern Carolina BBQ Throw Down (Competition)
Includes: People ChoiceFriday, October 7th (12pm - 8:30 pm)
Six Smokin Bones Food Truck on the Train Station Lawn (12:00 pm to 3:30 pm)
BBQ Kick Off Party (Train Station Lawn) - sponsored by Rocky Mount Public Utilities in celebration of Public Power & Public Natural Gas Week
5:00 - 8:30 pm
Beer Garden featuring; The Jaycees, Tarboro Brewing Company, Sweet Taters Brewery and Bull Durham Beer Company
Food Vendors, Kids Area
Kick Off Concert (BBQ Stage): Trial by Fire Journey Tribute - 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
People's Choice Competition on Saturday October 8th 1:30-3:00.Purchase your BBQ bucks onsite throughout the day!
Location: corner of Hammond St. and S. Church St.
Electric and natural gas safety demonstrations
Utility pole-climbing and Hurt Man Rescue demonstrations
"811 Dig" and giveaways for kids
Energy efficiency information and demonstrations
Prizes, raffle drawings and giveaways
Plinko - You could win $100 off your utility bill!
Kids Area (Station Square) 10:30 am - 5pm
Beer Garden featuring; The Jaycees, Tarboro Brewing Company, Sweet Taters Brewery and Bull Durham Beer Company - 11:00 am - 5:30 pm
BBQ Stage (Train Station Common)
10:00 am - 11:00 am - DJ on stage
11:00 am - Land o' Glory - Train Station Lawn
11:30 am - Home Brewing Competition Judging on the lawn at the Train Station
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm - Backyard Groove Band
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm - Denver Nixon Music
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm - The Wallers
4:30 pm - Home Brew Award announcement
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm BBQ Awards Ceremony
- Hogway Speedway Racing Pigs - Station Square Parking Lot
- Shows at: 11:00 am, 1:00 pm, 2:30 and 4:00 pm
Also visit http://musmf.info/home.html for more information on the Monk Memorial Foundation Jazz event to celebrate the life and legacy of Thelonious S. Monk. This celebration will take place by the flag pole in front of City Hall along Nash St.