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The Novi BBQ Fest

Friday, May 24, 2024 from 04:00pm to 10:00pm

The Novi BBQ Fest

Twelve Mile Crossing at Fountain Walk

44175 W 12 Mile Road

Novi, MI, 48377


Welcome to the Novi BBQ Fest: Ribs & Whiskey! This culinary extravaganza promises to be an unforgettable experience for all BBQ enthusiasts, music lovers, and families alike. Hosted in the heart of Novi, Michigan, this festival brings together an unparalleled selection of mouthwatering BBQ cuisine, live music, and exciting activities for all ages.

The Novi BBQ Fest: Ribs & Whiskey boasts a lineup of national pitmasters, showcasing their signature BBQ dishes, from succulent ribs to smoky brisket, and everything in between.

But the festivities don’t stop there! This festival is not just about food; it’s also about entertainment and fun. The event will feature live music performances from a variety of talented artists, spanning different genres and styles. From blues and rock to country and jazz, there will be something for everyone to enjoy. We’ll also have a Cutest Puppy Contest Sat & Sun Sponsored by Family Puppy of Novi.

Live Music:
The festival stages showcase more than 30 regional and local acts performing a wide array of musical styles, including rock, rhythm & blues, alternative, country, classical, and more.

Welcome to the Finger-Lickin' BBQ Eating Contest!
In this timed challenge, participants are tasked with devouring delicious BBQ fare without using their hands. Contestants will feast on a delectable spread of succulent BBQ and sides. With a twist of fun and a dash of competitive spirit, this event promises to be a finger-lickin’ good time.

Hot Sauce Eating Challenge
Those with a passion for fiery flavors and a bold spirit are invited to participate in the Hot Sauce Competition on a first-come, first-served basis. Participants will face the challenge of sampling tortilla chips coated in a range of hot sauces, each crafted from a variety of peppers known to increase in heat on the Scoville scale, all while answering a series of "burning" questions.

Family Fun-Focused
Arts & Crafts, Face painting, and daily shows

Admission / Tickets

Door: $10 each
Presale: $7 each

Four Pack Special:
Only $5 each

Children Under 3:
Free Admission

Military, Police, Fire:
Free Admission

The Novi BBQ Fest is not affiliated with AmericanTowns Media
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