Rock the BBQ

Pier A Park

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In a Nutshell

Barbecue from the region’s top pit masters, plus live music, fireworks, and festivities for kids and adults

The Fine Print

Expiration varies. Each voucher valid for 1 person. Limit 8/person. Redeem starting 10/24 for ticket at entrance on day purchased for. Refundable only on day of purchase. Discount reflects merchant's current ticket prices, which may change. Ticket value includes all fees. Bags/coolers not allowed into event. Valid only for tickets on the date(s) of event as listed; may not be exchanged or redeemed for other dates. Rain dates are 11/7 and 11/8/15. Tickets bought for 10/24 and 10/25/15 will be honored on 11/7 and 11/8/15. Ticket buyers will be notified in advance if postponed. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

The Deal

  • $95 for one single-day VIP ticket (up to $125 value)

VIP admission includes:

  • Access to VIP Lounge
  • Beer, wine, and sangria by the glass with BBQ provided exclusively by House of Que BBQ.
  • A one-time visit to the extensive BBQ bar
  • Craft and dessert vendors
  • Bourbon and vodka experience available for additional cost

Rock the BBQ

  • The BBQ: slow (pronounced “slooooow”)-cooked ribs, pulled pork, brisket, and chicken from 20 award-winning pit masters selected to represent the best of the Northeast, including Oink and Moo BBQ, House of Que BBQ, and Baron Von Schwein
  • The desserts: Save room for decadent treats from five of the region’s top dessert chefs, including Chimney Cake Factory and Waffle De Lys.
  • The music: Dixieland jazz from The Blue Vipers of Brooklyn; pop/rock from New Jersey piano man Matt Wade; blues-rock with scorching solos from The Matt O’Ree Band; soulful Latin jazz and heavy duty horns from Jeremy Beck & The Heavy Duty Horns
  • The adult festivities: sipping a craft brew in the beer garden; scooting your boots at a line dance; tensing up during a game of Giant Jenga; marveling at the world-class mixology of “The Bourbon Bar” and “The Vodka Experience”; cleaning barbecue sauce off your child’s face
  • Kids’ stuff: bounce houses, face-painting, pony rides, a petting zoo, burlap sack races, pumpkin-decorating stations, balloon art, getting barbecue sauce all over their faces
  • The grand finale: Each night, the festival ends with a literal bang as fireworks dance across the Hudson.

By purchasing this deal you'll unlock points which can be spent on discounts and rewards. Every 5,000 points can be redeemed for $5 Off your next purchase.