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 at Fox Lea Farmswith a kick-off party featuring the Best Burger Battle with Kids. On Friday there is the annual Sporting Clays Tournament at The Sarasota Gun Club followed by a TGIF Party at 5 PM with a classic car & truck show, a fish fry dinner and live Bluegrass music. 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!