Saturday, September 18, 2021

Hit the open road with Texas Monthly and Daniel Vaughn from October 9-17, 2021—60+ barbecue joints, ten days, and three pit stop events. Let’s ride!

Blue Santa Pub Crawl Tickets

As we get ready for the release of Texas Monthly’s (TM) latest edition of the Top 50 barbecue joints lists, TM taking our beloved annual barbecue festival on the road.

Texas Monthly BBQ Fest: Road Trip Edition will feature a series of three Pit Stop events from the Rio Grande Valley to the Panhandle while celebrating barbecue joints in every corner of the state with Texas Monthly BBQ Week, which features special prices and menu items at more than 60 joints statewide.

While TM BBQ Week is taking place across the state, experience TM BBQ Fest in your own neck of the woods at three Pit Stop events, serving the best of barbecue in East Texas, the Panhandle, and the Rio Grande Valley! Tickets are on sale Monday, August 9. Limited availability.

October 10

Pit Stop @ Stanley’s Famous Pit BBQ with Music from Shinyribs

Join us in Tyler, Texas Sunday, October 10th for an afternoon of ‘cue, drinks, and good times. This family-friendly affair will feature live music from Shinyribs with eats from:

  • Stanley’s Famous Pit BBQ (Pitmaster: Nick Pencis)
  • Joseph’s Riverport BBQ (Pitmaster: Stephen Joseph)
  • Sunbird BBQ (Pitmaster: Bryan Bingham)
  • Plus, a very Special Guest Pitmaster!

Tickets are $65 and includes food. Cash bar. Tickets for kids 6-10 are $25. Kids under 6 are free.

Mark yourself as “going” or “interested” in this event on Facebook for the latest updates!

This will be held 12-4pm.

October 13

Pit Stop @ Evie Mae’s Pit Barbeque

Calling all hardcore ‘cue fans! Get an insider’s look at live fire cooking and meat science, with a behind-the-scenes tour from folks at Evie Mae’s Pit Barbeque near Lubbock, Texas. Enjoy a seated dinner with a lively ‘Cue & A’ panel between barbecue editor Daniel Vaughn and four West Texas pitmasters:

  • Evie Mae’s Pit Barbeque (Pitmaster: Arnis Robbins)
  • Tyler’s BBQ (Pitmaster: Tyler Frazer/Kali Wallace)
  • Reijino BBQ (Pitmaster: Aaron Reijino)
  • Pitforks & Smokerings (Pitmaster: Issac Arrellano)

Tickets are $150 and includes a sit down dinner. Ages 21+ only.

Mark yourself as “going” or “interested” in  this event on Facebook for the latest updates!

This will be held 6-9pm

October 17

Pit Stop @ Brownsville Market Square

Join us in Brownsville, Texas for an afternoon of ‘cue, drinks, and good times. This family-friendly affair will feature live music and eats from:

  • Smoking Oak (Pitmaster: Mario Domingues Jr.)
  • Teddy’s BBQ (Pitmaster: Joel & Jesse Garcia)
  • Smoking Moon (Pitmaster: Joseph Salinas)
  • Vera’s Backyard BBQ (Pitmaster: Armando Vera)

Tickets are $65 and includes food. Cash bar. Tickets for kids 6-10 are $25. Kids under 6 are free.

Mark yourself as “going” or “interested” in  this event on Facebook for the latest updates!

This will be held 12-4pm.

 

Only TM BBQ Club members get early access to purchase tickets starting on Friday, August 6. Not a member? Join by August 5 to get this perk.

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