Gastown BBQ & Chili Festival – August 30th & 31st

Who can say no to live music, barbecue and chili at an outdoor festival in Vancouver’s most historic neighbourhood? On August 30th & 31st, the Gastown BBQ & Chili Festival will take over the 200 block of Carrall street (between Water & Cordova). It’s no secret that Gastown boasts some of the best restaurants in the city, so you can rest assured that the 12 participating restaurants will be bringing the heat in this years outdoor cook-off.

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This all ages event will run from 12PM to 7pm on Saturday and 12PM to & 7:30PM Sunday. At the festival, you’ll be able to taste and vote on your favourite dishes, enjoy live music and check out the celebrity judge presentations and judging. The full schedule for the event can be found here.

Event Information:

Dates: August 30th and 31st
Time: 12PM- 7:30PM
Location: 200 Block Carrall Street (directions from Pan Pacific Vancouver)
Cost: Free Admission with food for purchase
Age Group: All ages are welcome

Participating Restaurants:

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