Tickets for the Atlanta Bar-B-Q Festival go on sale Friday, June 5th at 10am!

General Admission Tickets are $6 in advance and $10 day of show. Ticket is valid for admission only and does not include food or food samples which must be purchased on site directly with the restaurants, vendor or BBQ teams participating in the sample events.

Bourbon Experience Tickets
The Bourbon Experience SOLD OUT in advance last year so get your tickets while you can.

We limit the number of Bourbon Experience tickets to ensure that ticket holders have a great experience. Bourbon Experience tickets are $30 in advance or $40 day of show. A highly limited number of early bird discounted Bourbon Experience tickets will be available for $25 starting on Jun 5th at 10am.

Purchase a Bourbon Experience Ticket and receive admission into the festival, a commemorative sample glass and enjoy samples of premium bourbons! You will receive 10 tokens to use to select your samples from more than 30 premium bourbons. Each sample will range between 1-4 tokens. Additional tokens may be purchased on site at the event for $1each.

Please note that BBQ and food is not included in the price of admission.

Purchase Advance Tickets

Available starting Friday, June 5 at 10am.

General Admission Ticket - $6.00 Advance Price
Bourbon Experience Tickets - $30.00 Advance Price


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  • Atlanta's Top BBQ Restaurants Offering up their Best Barbeque

  • 50+ professional and amateur BBQ teams competing in our BBQ Cook Off

  • Live music and entertainment – the region's best rock, blues and bluegrass performers

  • BBQ Cooking Demos from Top PitMasters and Restaurants

  • Kids Korner with games and interactive activities

  • BBQ Sampling Events. Held on Friday and Saturday, select BBQ Teams will be selling BBQ samples to fans while supplies last. Get 'em early as they always sell out!

  • The "Bourbon Experience" Purchase a Bourbon Experience ticket and receive admission into the festival, a commemorative sample glass and enjoy samples of premium bourbons! More Information Here >


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Festival Details


Friday, August 14 2015
4:00pm - 10:00pm

Saturday, August 15, 2015


The Special Event Area at
Atlantic Station
20th Street & Fowler


2015 Event tickets are no longer available.


Discounted rates are available while availabilty lasts at the Hotel Indigo® in Midtown. More information here.