The Great American BBQ and Beer Festival ~ Chandler, Arizona 3/24/2012

chandler bbqIt’s time for the Third Annual Great American BBQ Festival in Chandler, Arizona.  With nearly 50 BBQ teams the festival is twice as big this year.  They’ll be serving up Pork ribs, pulled pork, brisket and chicken.  Valley Breweries including San Tan Brewing Co. will  be pouring their craft beers.

But it’s not all about the food.  There will be live entertainment featuring 12 bands on 2 stages along with an all ages Kid Zone and a Bike Show.  So put on your picnic face and head on over to Downtown Chandler.

Date and time for the event is March 24, 2012 from Noon – 8pm in Historic Downtown Chandler.

downtown chandler

Tickets are $10 each (free for kids 12 and under).  Food and drink extra.  Discount tickets are available at Basha’s.  Event proceeds to benefit the Downtown Chandler Community Foundation.

List of BBQ restaurants participating this year~

5 Star BBQ
B Food International
Bill Johnson’s Big Apple
Big John’s Texas BBQ
Brown Bear BBQ
Buzzards Circle N
Catalina BBQ Co
Chandler BBQ Company
Dickey’s Barbeque Pit
Family Traditions, LLC
Famous Daves
Honey Bears BBQ Inc
Jed’z BBQ Co
McReynolds Farm
Memphis BBQ
Montana Bar-B-Q
Montana Q
Rynos BBQ
Sally’s BBQ
Scottsdale BBQ
Steel City BBQ
Tailgator BBQ
The Arizona BBQ Company
The Hungry Monk
Tom’s BBQ
Up N Smoke BBQ Co

About The Amy Jones Group

Mindy Jones Nevarez is the owner of Amy Jones Group Keller Williams Integrity First. The Amy Jones Real Estate Group has been recognized as the #1 Real Estate Team in Chandler by the Phoenix Business Journal and voted Best of Our Valley for 4 years.

The Amy Jones Group specializes in real estate in Chandler, Sun Lakes, Gilbert, Mesa, Tempe, Ahwatukee, and Phoenix.


  1. This sounds like a great time and it is in my back yard!! Looks like I know what we will be doing this weekend for lunch. Hope to see you there. Thank you Amy!

    The HOUSE Team
    PrimeLending/Mortgage Lender

  2. A great time to be sure! Enjoy!