What is the Festival?
The Whole Hawg Happenin’ BBQ and Music Fest is an annual food and music festival focusing on the great BBQ of the South. This family-friendly event is now being held on the Marietta Square and will have:

    • Free admission and free parking
    • Tasty BBQ and a variety of other foods. Tastes of BBQ will range from $.50 – $5.00 from the best of metro Atlanta’s restaurants
    • Food demonstrations
    • Cruise in Car Show….starts at 11 am – Free. (Enter thru Church street, left on Hansel and right on Cherokee).
    • Beer Garden
    • Large Kids Corner featuring fun activities
    • Live Entertainment
    • Food Court
    • BBQ Alley
    • VIP Area: VIP Area will have tickets on sale starting Sept. 1 and will be hosted by The Local Restaurant on the Marietta Square.
    • Official Check In Sponsor this year is YELP!
    • Plus, more fun and excitement!

    When and Where is the Festival Held?
    The Whole Hawg Happenin’ BBQ and Music Fest will be held at the Marietta Square on September 27, 2015. Hours of the festival are from 11 AM to 6 PM. Like us on Facebook to keep up with all event updates!

    Gas South Entertainment Stage-Glover Park Bandstand:

    11am till 11:30 am: East Cobb Band (in front of stage)
    1 pm to 3 pm: Hurricane Wilson (on stage)
    3:30pm to 4:00pm Walker High School Band (in front of stage)
    5 pm to 6 pm Red Clay (on stage)

    West Park Stage-in front of Marietta Pizza Co.

    11 am to noon: Kirk Smith
    1 pm to 5 pm Men in Blues

    East Park Stage- by Government Buildings

    11 am DanceVersE Community Kids
    12:30 pm-1:30 pm-Kickin Edgar
    3 pm to 5 pm-Hoosier Daddy
    5:30 to 6:15 pm – Peachy Pyron


    Would you like to volunteer at the Whole Hawg Happenin” ?
    Whole Hawg Happenin’ Volunteer Sheet 2015

    Kids at the Festival

    Enjoy Delicious Foods and Goods from These Amazing Vendors:

    2014 BBQ VENDORS

    Al’s BBQ on the Marietta Square
    Alisha’s Kitchen BBQ
    Big Shanty BBQ
    Come and Get It Restaurant
    Dave Poe
    Fox Specialty Hotdogs
    Greek Tavern
    House of Lu
    JDs BBQ
    Jim and Nicks (Nicks BBQ)
    King of Pops
    Kona Ice
    Little Jimmies Italian Ice
    Peanut Hut
    Sam Huff-BBQ 1 West Cobb
    The Rib Ranch
    Williamson Bros

    We are now KCBS SANCTIONED!