BBQ & Bluegrass Festival

Welcome to the official site of the Heart of Illinois BBQ & Bluegrass Festival.

The Festival runs Friday September 25 through Saturday September 26, 2015. It is located at Exposition Gardens 1601 W. Northmoor Rd Peoria, Il 61615.

Gates open Friday September 25 at 12 PM and close at midnight
Gates open Saturday the 26th at 12 PM and close at Midnight

Want to camp? Have and RV?  Go here.

Need Tickets? Head here, want to buy them online? See Jay Goldberg Events and Entertainment. Tickets will be available at the gate too.

    Friday September 25

3-3:45 New Cats on the Block
4:15-5 Pete Jive
5:15-6 Creek Road Ramblers
6:30-7:15 Brain Brothers
7:30-8:45 Eric Lambert
9:15-10 Kaleo
10:30-12 Comatose Catfish

    Saturday September 26th

12-1 New Cats on the Block
1:30-2:30 Daniel Watkins
3-4 P-town Bluegrass All Stars
4:30-5:30 Woodland Remedy
6-7:30 Still Shine
8-9:30 Gipsy Moon
10-12 Larry Keel Experience