1. When is the festival?
Saturday, October 7, 2023 in Rolesville, NC
Free Admission: Vendors/Food Sales/Exhibits open at 11:00 am
Opening Ceremony at 10:00 am
Festival closes at 4:00 pm
2. Where can I park?
Parking for the Festival is located near 201 Redford place and other lots throughout town. Parking is free! Important! We urge you not to park in undesignated areas on streets or apartment complexes surrounding the festival. Vehicles parked illegally will be towed.
3. Do you offer handicap parking?
A parking lot reserved for vehicles with handicapped permits is located near the Old SunTrust Bank in the Food Lion Parking Lot and will have signs designating appropriate parking.
4. What are the festival rules?
For the BBQ and Bands Festival to be safe and fun for everyone, please observe the following rules:
NO weapons, NO animals/pets, NO coolers, NO radios or amplification, NO distribution of literature or solicitation without approval, ALL bags and persons subject to search.
5. Where are the restrooms?
The portable restrooms will be located on the grounds of festival.
6. Where are the Lost & Found and First-Aid areas?
First Aid Station and Lost and Found will be located at the Rolesville Chamber of Commerce tent located near festival entrance.
7. Where are the ATM’s located?
There will be no ATM’s on the festival site. The closest ATM will be located at State Employees Credit Union which is located at 5801 Rogers Road, Rolesville, NC 27571. There is an ATM located in the Food Lion Parking Lot.
8. Where can I get tickets for the Tasters Choice?
The Tasters Choice tickets are 10 for $20 and are sold at the Chamber tent at the festival entrance. The Sponsored Swine & Dine Café Sponsor includes 50 tickets.
9. What are the Swine & Dine Café’s?
This is a BBQ & Bands sponsorship which includes a reserved tent with table and 10 chairs for you and your friends to enjoy the entire day. Your name will be on a sign and an attendant will be at your tent. You can enjoy the event and not “loose your place.”
10. Do you offer a shuttle to the Festival?
There will not be shuttle service provided.
11. What kind of entertainment/activities will be there?
The event features a tasters choice of the three top cook teams.. The grills will heat up as teams compete for cash prizes. While teams fire up the grill, the Emcee will also heat up with local bands throughout the day and kids can enjoy various activities throughout the day.
12. What bands will be performing?
We will have 2 bands performing throughout the day.
13. Can you bring lawn chairs?
Be sure and bring your lawn chairs.
14. Where can I find more information?
Facebook Page www.facebook.com/rolesvillebbqfest