Inaugural Blues, Brews and BBQ Fest set for Sept. 19
March 27, 2015 - bbq set
Written by BRIAN HUSTA
Friday, Mar 27, 2015 08:49 am
BRIGANTINE- Summer is now in sight, and with it comes many of a normal events that have turn partial of a Brigantine community. This year a island will see a particular new eventuality when a initial Brigantine Beach Blues, Brews and Barbecue Festival comes to city Sept. 19.
Presented by a Brigantine Blues Foundation, a festival will be structured likewise to incomparable song events such as a Monterey Jazz Festival and New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, according to promoters. However, distinct those festivals, Brigantine has a advantage of providing this song knowledge on a beach venue.
Organizers contend a eventuality will be distinct any a island has seen. The festival will underline 5 or 6 bands personification over a camber of 8 hours on a theatre centered in a fenced-in area on a beach with a theatre versus 36th Street. Seating will be open, on blankets and beach chairs brought by attendees. The eventuality will interpretation 10 p.m.
Craft drink and grill will be a highlighted libation and food items. They will be accessible during a food and libation hire in a 34th-35th Street parking lot.
South Jersey breweries that have committed to a eventuality embody Cape May Brewery, Tuckahoe Brewing Company, Forgotten Boardwalk, Pinelands and Garden State. Brigantine’s new restaurant, The Cove, will also be contributing.
Featured grill equipment will be ribs, pulled pork, duck and beef brisket. Other food and sell will be accessible from several vendors. Entry to a song venue and a qualification drink area will be around wristband.
Tickets for a festival will go on sale during a finish of May.
A open assembly will be hold in May to give residents an inside demeanour into a eventuality and yield information about proffer opportunities. The Blues Foundation is compelling village impasse and will be looking for volunteers and assistance from anyone who wants to be involved
As skeleton take shape, developments will be announced regularly.
The festival will be hold sleet or shine, though not in a eventuality of a whirly or nor’easter.