About

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
    • Beer Garden
    • Large Kids Corner featuring fun activities
    • Live Entertainment
    • Food Court brought to you by:
      LGE Community Credit Union
    • BBQ Alley brought to you by:
      SA White
    • Budweiser Whole Hawg Heaven VIP Area:  For $20.00 paid at the entrance to the area located in front of the Marietta Wine Market on Powder Springs Street, each person receives: one beverage (wine, beer, or soft drink), one Milo’s Tea, Water, or Lemonade, $10 dollars worth of tickets to be used at Pit Boss BBQ, and the ability to be in the Budweiser Tailgating Area and watch big screen televisions in a VIP area!
    • 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 28, 2014. 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 Schedule:

11 am – 12:30 -Rod Gunther: Allman Brothers Tribute – A Celebration of the Allman Brothers Band
1:00 pm- 2:00 pm: Roger Wilson: Roger Hurricane Wilson
2:15 pm – 3:00 pm: Todd Motter: The Walker High School Band in front of the stage-does not need sound system
3:00 pm- 3;45 pm: Roger Hurricane Wilson resumes
4:00 to 4:45 pm: Lauren or Wes: Lauren St. Jane
4:45 pm: BBQ KCBS Awards
5:00 pm: to 6:00 pm: Carmen: Paul McDonald

West Park Stage
Men In Blues 12:30 till 4

South Park Stage
Iron Reign 11 am to 12:30 pm
Hoosier Daddy  2 to 5 pm

 

Would you like to volunteer at the Whole Hawg Happenin” ?
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Kids at the Festival

Enjoy Delicious Foods and Goods from These Amazing Vendors:

Al’s BBQ on the Marietta Square
Alisha’s Kitchen BBQ
Big Shanty BBQ
Bojangles
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!