When you hear "summertime", do you think of hot barbecue and cold beer? Sounds good to me. Luckily, the Reno BBQ, Brews and Blues Festival 2017 takes place this weekend in downtown Reno. Since this Sunday is Father's Day, maybe Dad should be your guest.
What: Reno BBQ, Brews and Blues Festival 2017
Where: Downtown Reno
When: June 16th, 3pm to 9pm, & June 17th, 11am to 8pm
Admission: Concert admission is free, Beer tasting is $40 to $75
Contact: Eldorado Resort Casino (800) 879-8879
Reno BBQ, Brews and Blues Festival 2017
Reno BBQ, Brews and Blues Festival 2017 activities begin this Friday at 3pm. Tasting package booths remain open until 7pm. Beer tasting booths stay open until 8pm. While you savor the delicious barbecue and brews, relax with the bluesy music of the Jason King Band, Maxx Cabello Jr and Tonic on the 4th St Stage. Or, sit outside the 3rd St Stage for performances by US Air Force Mobility and Shane Dwight.
The fun continues on Saturday with tasting package booths open from 11am to 6pm and beer tasting from 12pm to 7pm. The music is equally as fantastic as the food and beverages. On the 4th St Stage, 9 Below Zero, US Air Force Mobility, Shane Dwight and Five for Fighting perform. Over on the 3rd St Stage, you'll find the musical stylings of the Blue Haven Blues Band, Prey for Son, the Jason King Band and Tommy Castro and the Painkillers.
Reno BBQ, Brews and Blues Festival 2017 Tickets
The concerts are available absolutely free of charge to guests. However, you can purchase separate tasting packages for the Reno BBQ, Brews and Blues Festival online or via phone. For every paid admission, guests receive a commemorative mug. One day ($40 pre-purchase/$45 day of) and two day ($65 pre-purchase/$75 day of) tasting packages are available. You must be at least 21 years old to participate in the beer tasting. A valid ID must be verified at time of package pick-up or you will not be allowed to enter. For more info, please visit Eldorado's website.
Originally posted on my Reno real estate blog here: http://www.relocationtoreno.com/2017/06/12/reno-bbq-brews-and-blues-festival-2017/.