Williamsburg Virginia Brill Music & BBQ Festival 2024

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Brill Music & BBQ Festival 2024

Come Chill at The Brill! A weekend of live music, food and drinks!

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Date and time

April 19 · 6pm - April 21 · 3pm EDT


Jamestown Beach Event Park

2205 Jamestown Road Williamsburg, VA 23185

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About this event

  • 1 day 21 hours

Come Chill at The Brill! A weekend of events under a huge tent at Jamestown Beach Event Park!

We have partnered with the Kansas City BBQ Society and Revolutionary BBQ-Brawl Battle on the James for a weekend of fun events!

Location: ``Jamestown Beach Event Park, 2205 Jamestown Rd, Williamsburg, VA 23185

Friday, April 19: Meet the Pitmasters Experience

Friday Night Tasting Experience : $75 ticket - 7:00PM - includes whisky, bourbon, beer, sliders, desserts and live music. Your ticket includes tastings of all and a logo'd bandana & koozie.

Live Music for Friday:

Billy Joe & Katie Daniel

Nathan Lienard

Saturday, April 20: Brill Music Festival

Revolotionary BBQ Brawl Pit Pass: April 20th from 2pm-6pm

Step into the world of barbecue mastery with our exclusive Pit Pass ticket! This one-of-a-kind experience grants you access to meet world champion pitmasters, the maestros behind the smoke, and indulge in a tantalizing journey through the four cornerstone meats of BBQ: Chicken, Ribs, Pork, and Brisket.

Prepare your taste buds for a flavor-packed adventure as you savor each mouthwatering creation expertly crafted by these BBQ virtuosos. But this event is more than just a feast for the senses; it's a chance to delve into the rich history and remarkable accomplishments of these pitmasters. Learn firsthand about their techniques, traditions, and the intricate artistry that goes into every savory bite.

Get up close and personal with the iconic smokers that produce these culinary masterpieces, gaining insights into the tools of the trade and the secrets behind achieving that perfect smoky flavor.

Tickets for this extraordinary event are priced at $60 each, or indulge in the ultimate BBQ experience with a group of friends by purchasing six tickets for just $300. To ensure an intimate and immersive encounter, ticket holders will be grouped into sets of six, fostering camaraderie and shared appreciation for the BBQ craft.

Saturday General Admission: $12 ticket - 6:00PM - includes live music performance, Food trucks, along with beer, wine and seltzers for purchase.

Saturday VIP: $50 ticket - 6:00PM - includes a dedicated bar in a special VIP corral, 2 drink tickets, snacks, a logo'd bandana and koozie.

Watch the Pitmaster prep a pig for an all night slow roast.(Pig will be served at the Sunday event).

Food Trucks For Saturday's Event: Amma's Curry in a Hurry and FoodaTude

Gates open at 5pm with BBQ Competition Awards ceremony

Live Music for Saturday:

Opening Act at 6:00PM: Cody Christian

Main Act at 7:30PM: Skydog, an Allman Brothers Tribute Band

Sunday, April 21: Meats-n-Beats

Sunday General Admission: $35 ticket - 12:00PM - includes one drink ticket, live music and bbq tasting to include a traditional pig pickin

Sunday VIP: $65 ticket - 12:00PM - includes two drink tickets, dedicated bar in a special VIP corral, dedicated bbq tasting including a traditional pig pickin, a logo'd bandana & koozie.

Live Music for Sunday:

Opening Act at 12:00PM: Johnny St Clair

Main Act at 1:00PM: Lassiter and The Weeds

Weekend Pass Options:

General Admission Weekend Pass: $100

VIP Weekend Pass: $160

Beer Truck, Wine, and Soft Drinks available for purchase at all events.

** No outside coolers, alcohol, or food are permitted.

Lawn chairs and well-behaved, leashed dogs are permitted.




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