• Saturday, March 21st 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM

A world of downhome flavor is waiting at the Beer, Bourbon & BBQ Festival, which is an indulgent day-long event that has plenty of great cuisine, drinks, and fun to discover. Held at The Shell in the heart of downtown Wilmington, this cool annual festival will be an unforgettable event for BBQ fans, bourbon lovers, and anyone who wants to experience the decadent southern flavors of the Port City and beyond.

The Beer, Bourbon & BBQ Festival has plenty of great tastes to explore, which includes a hefty sample of more than 40 distinct bourbons, as well as roughly 60 local and regional beers. Of course, BBQ will be on hand too from a wide array of regional vendors, and the festival will also feature a number of corresponding activities for feasting attendees, which includes live music, special seminars on food and drink, and a host of exhibits on these regional featured foods. Both VIP tickets and designated driver tickets are available for the event, and kids under 13 who love BBQ can attend for free. Fun for all ages, food lovers will find that there’s plenty of reasons to celebrate and toast the Port City at the annual and highly anticipated Beer, Bourbon & BBQ Festival.