EVENT HOURS | 4:00-10:00PM

Wristband sales close at NOON on Friday, August 18. A limited number of wristbands will still be available at the door on Saturday, but we recommend arriving early!


The event opens at 4:00PM on Saturday, August 19th at the Patchwork Quilt Inn located at 11748 CR 2 in Middlebury, IN. Parking is available at the venue.

Guests should check-in at the Registration/Check-in Area (located near parking) to pick up wristbands. Adults 21 and older must have valid ID to receive VIP or General Admission Wristbands.

From 4-6PM guests are encouraged to visit the Grill Masters Burger Competition where 16 local companies will be competing in this year’s grilling contest! Burger samples from teams will be available for FREE to guests (Votes are encouraged and are just $1 each!).

Live music performances will play throughout the evening beginning at 4PM and ending at 10PM. Click here to read more about this year’s line-up of bands!

In addition to burger samples, guests will have access to catering by Old Hoosier Meats, Urban Swirl frozen yogurt, appetizers by Nelson’s Chicken, open-bar and non-alcoholic drinks.

At 7:45 a movie showing of Moana will be available on an outdoor movie screen for youth and families. We encourage you to bring blankets or lawn chairs!


The Middlebury BBQ & Brew Fest is a community event featuring three live music performances by bands from Elkhart, Southwest Michigan and Chicagoland. Come see these amazing performances while enjoying catering by Old Hoosier Meats, craft beer by Wedgewood Brewing Company (full service bar also available), and watch local teams compete in the 2017 Grill Masters Burger Competition! Activities for families and children are also available throughout the day including an evening movie showing on the lawn of the beautiful Patchwork Quilt Inn.

LIVE music performances by High Gravity, Julia & the Greensides, and Billy Croft & the 5 Alarm