2013 GASTOWN BBQ & CHILI FESTIVAL
AUGUST 31st & SEPTEMBER 1st
LABOUR DAY LONG WEEKEND
On Saturday August 31st and Sunday Sept 1st from 1pm to 8pm, come and join select merchants for the 2nd Annual Gastown BBQ and Chili Festival. This two-day outdoor festival raises funds for Athletics 4 Kids (www.a4k.ca) while entertaining you with fantastic food, BBQ & chili competition, live music, DJs, craft beer tasting area and more.
Join our judging team with Celebrity Chef David Hawksworth, local sports stars Jason Garrison from the Vancouver Canucks and Angus Reid of the BC Lions with media personality & radio DJ Joe Leary and Breakfast Television host Dawn Chubai, to help determine the winning dishes. Don’t forget to enter the wing-eating contest for great prizes and public adulation. Trophies will be awarded for the best ribs, wings, brisket and chili during the Blarney Stone’s 4th Annual Labour Day Luau Sunday evening that will include an outdoor pig roast, DJ, and live music. Most importantly, this event will see the tallying of funds raised for a very worthwhile charity. Funds raised over the weekend will be presented to the Athletics 4 Kids.
Also join FortKnight Men’s Boutique for a charity cut or straight razor shave!