Join us for the 2nd Annual BBQ Festival!

On July 13th and 14th 2014!

At our new location at the VIEX grounds off of Bowen Road in Nanaimo.

Come Hungry!

There will be a Rib Eating Competition with 3 Categories!

1. Emergency Personnel

2. May the Best Man Win

3. All the Ladies

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Professional Judges will decide between up to 42 entries.

Compete for


Cash Prizes!
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There will be lots to do for the whole Family.

Bouncy Castles and much more

Join the Party!

Enjoy all the out door vendors and sample some amazing barbeque!

Giving Back

Giving back to the community is Vital. Our charity is the Nanaimo Hospital Foundation. Supporting healthcare excellence in our community.

Welcome to the second annual Nanaimo Barbecue Festival!

Bring the entire family and enjoy food, drinks, shopping and fun for the kids at the 2nd Annual Nanaimo Barbecue Festival in the beautiful Harbour City, Located at the VIEX exhibition grounds !

With thousands of people and BBQ teams from across North America you are sure to have a weekend you will not soon forget. And don’t forget that we will be raising money for the Nanaimo & District Hospital Foundation.

Can you think of a better way to spend time with your friends and family than to kick off BBQ season with a weekend at the VIEX exhibition grounds witnessing the second annual NANAIMO BARBECUE FESTIVAL? If you’re lucky you might wrangle some tips from the pros to improve your barbecuing game!!

Join us at this exciting event on Saturday, July 12th, 2014 from 10am – 9pm and Sunday, July 13th, 2014 from 10am – 4pm in the Harbour City of Nanaimo.



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