Novi BBQ Fest Returns
12 Mile Crossing at Fountain Walk Mall in Novi for 4 consecutive days over Memorial Day weekend.

The Novi BBQ Fest: Ribs & Whiskey

Friday, May 24th
4:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Saturday May 25th
12:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Sunday, May 26th
12:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Monday, May 27th
12:00 PM – 9:00 PM

DOOR: $10 each
PRESALE: $7 each

Only $5 each

Free Admission

Free Admission


Twelve Mile Crossing at Fountain Walk 44175 W. Twelve Mile Road Novi, MI 48377

Near EMAGINE Movie Theater Novi

Welcome to the Novi BBQ Fest: Ribs & Whiskey!

This culinary extravaganza promises to be an unforgettable experience for all BBQ enthusiasts, music lovers, and families alike. Hosted in the heart of Novi, Michigan, this festival brings together an unparalleled selection of mouthwatering BBQ cuisine, live music, cigar lounge and exciting activities for all ages.

The Novi BBQ Fest: Ribs & Whiskey

A lineup of 12 PIT MASTERS from across the USA, showcasing their signature BBQ dishes, from succulent ribs to smoky brisket, and everything in between. There will also be 20 total food sellers to enjoy from.

Entertainment and Fun

But the festivities don’t stop there! This festival is not just about food; it’s also about entertainment and fun. The event will feature live music performances from a variety of talented artists, spanning different genres and styles. From blues and rock to country and jazz, there will be something for everyone to enjoy. We’ll also have a Cutest Puppy Contest Sat, Sun & Mon Sponsored by Family Puppy of Novi.

Kids Zone

For the little ones, the Kids Zone offers a wide range of activities, including Free Magic Shows, face painting, and more.

Adult Activities

Meanwhile, adults can participate in exciting contests, such as the hot pepper eating challenge, National BBQ Competition, and the timed BBQ eating contest.

Artisan vendors

Artisan vendors will also be present, showcasing their unique crafts and goods. And for those who enjoy a good drink, there will be bourbon sampling available, allowing guests to savor some of the finest whiskeys from across the country.

Join Us

With so much to offer, the Novi BBQ Fest: Ribs & Whiskey is a must-attend event for BBQ enthusiasts and families alike. Come join us for a weekend of great food, live music, and unforgettable memories!