BBQ & Blues Bash


Jun 15, 2018
05:00 PM until 09:00 PM


Join us on Friday, June 15, 2018 at 5 p.m. on Illinois Street in Buffalo’s Historic Cobblestone District as we party in the street! Enjoy live blues, barbecue food, and beer with 1,000+ of your closest friends while supporting the children and families served by Gateway Longview!

Ticket price includes a star-studded, 4-hour concert, refreshments from Labatt and others, and parking in the KeyBank Center ramp. Food tickets are available at the event for a $2 donation.

NEW FOR 2018! 10th Anniversary VIP Area will feature exclusive food, drink specials, private restrooms, and more.

The stage will feature Buffalo’s best blues lineup, including Hayden Fogle Band, Freightrain, That Gateway Band, and Mom Said No (official after-party at Buffalo Iron Works). Your favorite Media Personalities as Emcees are 97 Rock’s Rich “Bull” Gaenzler, Pegula Sports Entertainment’s Lauren Hall, and WIVB News 4’s Marissa Perlman. Local BBQ will be served by Babz BBQ, BW’s Smokin’ Barrels, and Jake & The Fatman BBQ. Plus desserts from Sweet Melody’s and Wheatberry Bakeshop.


$25 presale, $30 day-of, $65 VIP


View map Illinois St. in Historic Cobblestone District
49 Illinois Street
Buffalo, NY

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