The Bluegrass & BBQ festival at Silver Dollar City in Branson, MO takes place from May 10 – June 3 in 2012 and is one of the most popular festivals throughout the entire year at Silver Dollar City. It features incredibly talented bluegrass musicians and singers from all over the world and some of the tastiest barbecue you’ll ever lay your mouth on! The Bluegrass and BBQ festival was named the Bluegrass Event of the Year by the IBMA in 2011. With that level of recognition, Silver Dollar City is gearing up to take it to the next level in 2012! If you plan to be in Branson, MO between May 10 – June 3 then be sure to head over to Silver Dollar City for the incredibly family-friendly Bluegrass and BBQ festival.
The 2012 Bluegrass & BBQ festival at Silver Dollar City features some of the most recognized performers in bluegrass including seven-time IBMA Female Vocalist of the Year Rhonda Vincent, five-time SPBGMA Male Vocalist of the Year Larry Stephenson, six-time IBMA Vocal Group of the Year Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver, and so many more! In addition to well-known names, many more up-and-coming stars will be performing as well as an incredible youth band contest…you won’t believe how much talent some of the youngest performers have!
Have we mentioned the food? OOOooooh my, the food. The House of BBQ in Red Gold Heritage Hall serves up options of walk-away meals at the grill, or complete dinners that offer Smoked Beef Brisket, Tender Pulled Pork, Slow Smoked Chicken or St. Louis Style Ribs. Or visit the Reunion Hall for an All-You-Can-Eat Rib Feast, where you can try four fabulous flavors of BBQ Ribs, and more. You won’t go hungry at the Bluegrass and BBQ festival!
If you want to take some of that BBQ goodness home with you then be sure to visit Bottle Neck Bros. Sauce Shack located on the Square where you can sample more than 200 different barbecue sauces, including Silver Dollar City originals, and purchase your favorite flavor. Grab some sauce and some bluegrass CDs and you can have your very own Bluegrass and BBQ festival at your home!
For more information about the Silver Dollar City Bluegrass & BBQ festival, visit their official page at:
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