Tunes, Brews, & BBQ's

Fireman's Field (located behind Knapp & Schlappi Lumber Co.) in Penn Yan, NY.

Get Your BBQ On!

Tunes, Brews & BBQ's, presented by Birkett Mills, is a new Kansas City Barbeque Society (KCBS) sanctioned and professional competition, being produced and hosted by FLXEvents and the six stations of the Finger Lakes Radio Group. 
Mark your calendar for Saturday,  September 15th,  for Fireman's Field  (located behind Knapp & Schlappi Lumber Co.) in Penn Yan, NY. 
Besides being a fantastic barbeque competition, several of these competitors will be selling their BBQ food. We welcome all kinds of food and craft/display vendors, wineries and craft brewers. And country music is our theme!
​Have a product or service you'd like to show off?  Want to test out a new product or increase business with an existing product? Consider event marketing and  being part of Tunes, Brews & BBQ's.
Festival hours - 10 am to 9 pm. BBQ competition judging begins at 12 noon.

Applications & Sponsorships

Contact  NY State Dept of Health Local Office for Yates County at 315-789-3030 with any Food Permit questions.
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NOTE: All vendors must carry  and show proof of liability insurance. See vendor applications for details.
 We have sponsorship opportunities to fit any budget. 
​Contact Ed Helinski at 315-567-0002 or Mary Cook at 315-781-7000,  or any of our other Marketing Consultants: Gina Lamannis - 315-567-0001, Sharon Thomas 315-781-7000, Lynn Cook 315-781-7000, Roger Marshall 315-781-7000,  Cory Dykes 315-781-7000 or John Wiedemer 607-243-7158.

Judge Applications can be emailed to Mary Cook - - 315-781-7000
Competition BBQ team applications can be emailed to Ed Helinski - - 315-567-0002

September 15 2018

10:00 AM - 9:00 PM