BBQ, Brews, and Blues with Steven Raichlen

BBQ, Brews, and Blues with Steven Raichlen

Sat, 08/05/2017 - 1:00pm - 3:30pm

Join WXXI at Frontier Field for an afternoon of BBQ, Brews, and Blues with Steven Raichlen, host of Primal Grill, Barbecue University, and Project Smoke. 

Enjoy an afternoon with Steven Raichlen, along with Raichlen-inspired BBQ tastings, local beers, a cooking demo, music, and more at Frontier Field (One Morrie Silver Way, Rochester). Steven may be best known as the man who reinvented barbecue. His top-rated public television programs have helped people all over the world ascend the ladder of grilling enlightenment. He’s also a journalist and author of more than 25 cookbooks, including the best-selling Barbecue Bible.

Tickets are $50 and include the BBQ tasting, one drink ticket, and an autographed copy of Steven’s most recent book Steven Raichlen: Barbeque Sauces, Rubs and Marinades. Or for $125, you'll enjoy all that the $50 ticket offers, plus a pre-event meet and greet with Steven. Tickets are available at the door the day of the event.


Enjoy all you can eat tastings of delicious barbecue, inspired by Steven Raichlen’s own recipes including:

  • BBQ Titans’ Brisket
  • BBQ Burger Sliders
  • Righteous Ribs
  • Nashville Hot Wings
  • Grilled Corn on the Cob
  • Spice-Grilled Pineapple
  • Tangy Coleslaw


  • Genesee Beer with suggested pairings to compliment BBQ
  • Live blues music from the Tommy Brunett Band
  • A cooking demonstration by Steven Raichlen and audience Q&A

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