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Bricktown Blues & BBQ Festival 2014

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In Short:

A popular annual event in Oklahoma City that began in the mid-1990's, the Bricktown Blues & BBQ Festival is held in June and features many of the area's best blues musicians performing live throughout the two-day festival. The other major draw is, of course, the fantastic barbecue. Admission to the Bricktown Blues & BBQ Festival is free, and all ages are allowed.

2014 Bricktown Blues & BBQ Festival:

The 19th Annual Bricktown Blues & BBQ Festival will be held on Friday, June 20th and Saturday, June 21st. Concerts begin at 4 p.m. on Friday and 2 p.m. on Saturday, and the music and festivities last until midnight.

Location & Directions:

The Bricktown Blues & BBQ Festival is held, rain or shine, beneath tents erected at the corner of Sheridan & Oklahoma Avenue in Bricktown.

Get a full map with driving directions.

Live Music:

Here are scheduled performers for 2014:

  • Friday: Magic Mike and Wild Blue Yonder, KALO, James Grove Blues Machine, Tyler Lee and the 333's, Scott Keeton Band
  • Saturday: Magic Mike and Wild Blue Yonder, Roland Bowling Band, Amy Lee & the 2nd Line, Ike Lamb & the Creepers, Dirty Red & the Soul Shakers, Otis Watkins & the Bushdoctors

Food, Drink & More:

In addition to the "championship" barbecue, there will be Budweiser in souvenir pitchers and soft drinks for sale. In past years, there have been a number of drawings and activities. Also, vendors will have t-shirts, hats and more.

Rules:

Lawn chairs and blankets are allowed. Outside food and drinks, pets, professional video or camera equipment and weapons are prohibited.

Nearby Hotels & Lodging:

Staying in town for the Bricktown Blues & BBQ Festival? Here are some hotel options nearby:

 

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