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Rivertown Brews and BBQ Cook-Off

September 23, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

First Annual Antioch Rivertown Brews and BBQ Cook-Off

Sign up today to enter the amateur cook-off at the 1st Annual Downtown Rivertown Brews and BBQ Cook-Off. This event will be on Saturday, September 23rd, on 3rd & G Streets (Antioch’s Historic Downtown).

Amateur BBQ Cook-Off competition runs 6am to 3pm. To enter there is a $50 entry fee for BBQ teams or individuals. This year only Chicken and Ribs will be judged. You will be cooking for judging only and no BBQ will be sold to the public. Limited to only 25 entries the deadline to enter is September 16th at 5:00 p.m. BBQ registration forms are available at Jim Lanter’s State Farm Insurance at 314 G Street, Antioch (925)757-7941 or contact Joy Motts at (925)813-0036 or you can download the forms here.

Enjoy an afternoon over looking the San Joaquin River with the Craft Beer Crawl while you visit 10 local Rivertown Merchants pouring beer from 12:00 noon to 4:00 p.m. Tickets are $15 before September 13th, or $20 after that date. There food vendors, prizes and live entertainment by The Love Handles.

Starting Location:  Elite Dance at 304 G. St, Antioch CA 94509

Participating Merchants:

  • Almost There Travel
  • Rivertown Sweets
  • D’Ann’s Academy of Dance
  • G St. Merchantile
  • Rose Time of Day
  • Jim Lanter State Farm Insurance
  • Elite Dance
  • Rivertown Treasure Chest
  • Urban Jumble
  • Oddly Unique Antiques
  • Shearz Salon 3rd

Get your tickets online at Eventbrite or hard copy tickets are available at the following stores in Antioch’s Rivertown:

  • G Street Mercantile
  • Oddly Unique
  • Rivertown Treasure Chest
  • Urban Jumble
  • Almost There Travel

Free Public Parking :

  • 2nd & E Streets
  • 2nd & F Streets
  • 2nd & Waldie Plaza
  • Between 2nd & 3rd City Hall
  • Across the Street from City Hall, Between 2nd & 3rd
  • Nick Rodriguez Comm. Center
  • 3rd & H Streets, 3rd & I Streets.

For more information, call (925) 757-7941 or (925) 813-0036.

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September 23, 2017
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Celebrate Antioch Foundation
Rivertown Merchants


304 G Street
304 G Street
Antioch, CA 94509 United States
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