FOX 10's Cory McCloskey tastes some of the mouthwatering BBQ to be featured at the Great American Barbeque & Beer Festival in Chandler on Saturday.
Over 100 exhibitors and more than 30 BBQ vendors from across the nation will serve over 20,000 lbs of pork ribs, pulled pork, brisket, brats and chicken along side the state's finest craft beer.
Activities include an expanded kid's zone hosted by Radio Disney, eating competitions, mechanical bull riding and water activities. Entertainment will be provided by Smash Mouth, Hoobastank and local bands like Bird City, Cartoon Lion, Versions of You, Good Rust, Ethan 103, We Were Strangers and Inept Hero.
Admission tickets are $10. VIP tickets are availble for presale only for $98. VIP includes catered food by Porkopolis, alcoholic beverages, soft drinks, private restrooms, private seating and up front access to national headlining entertainment. VIP is for guests 21 years and older only.
The Great American Barbeque & Beer Festival
3 S. Arizona Ave.