Suncoast Foundation For Handicapped Children, Inc.

610 Airport Ave. E
Venice, FL 34285

We are Southwest Florida's marquee Barbecue and Bluegrass event attracting tens of thousands of folks every year. Venice plays host to top-notch BBQ cook teams and award-winning bluegrass bands from all over the United States. If you have never tasted award-winning barbecue or heard top-tapping bluegrass music, you are in for a treat!

The event starts on Thursday night with a kick-off party featuring the Best Burger Battle with Kids. On Friday there is the annual Sporting Clays Tournament followed by a TGIF Party at 5 PM with a classic car & truck cruiz-in, a fish fry dinner and live music by the Swing Bridge bluegrass band and friends. Saturday is a full day of BBQ, Bluegrass & Ice Cold Budweiser! We promise you'll have a lot of fun and you'll won't go home hungry!

  • General Information
    • Hours of Operation
      • April 20 & 21, 2018
      • Fri 5 p.m. - 7 p.m.
      • Sat 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.