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Blues, Brews & BBQs

  • 20 E Main Street Hancock, NY 13783 (map)

Hancock’s first ever BLUES, BREWS & BBQ FEST!

Located at The Hancock Town Square

Building on our popular annual Memorial Day Weekend Summer Kickoff, we’ve extended the event to TWO FULL DAYS of LIVE music with 5 different blues bands, food, artists/crafters/vendors, farm market, fun and games, and a party Saturday evening from 6-9pm!

Saturday, May 26
10am – 4pm: Farm Market, Food & Craft Vendors
12n – 1:30pm: Live Music – Friar’s Point Band
1:45 – 3:15pm: Live Music – The Parlor Cats
3:30 – 5:00pm: Live Music – The Dave Keyes Band
5:00pm: Brews & BBQ Begin!
6:00 – 9:00pm: Live Music – Shane Scarazzini & EightFingers

Sunday, May 27
10am – 4pm: Farm Market, Food & Craft Vendors
11:00am: Chicken BBQ
12 – 2pm: Live Music – The Slam Allen Band

Crafters and Artists Include:

Fiber Arts
Wood Crafts, Cutting Boards & Furniture
Hand-carved canes and walking sticks
Oil on Canvas Paintings
Felted Creatures and Ornaments
Steampunk & Industrial Lamps and Tables
Primitive/Rustic Home Decor
Grass Reed Baskets
Carved Gourds
Wooden Lamps and Twigwork
Essential Oils, Lotions, and Soaps
Americana Needlepoint
Goat Milk Soaps
Fresh Produce
Maple Syrup

Food Pavilion
All day Saturday and Sunday: Chicken spiedies, sausage & peppers, hamburgers & hotdogs, walking tacos, strawberry shortcake, ice cream sandwiches, and baked goods galore! Saturday night block party with Chris Evanitsky serving up a slammin BBQ for partygoers — with slow smoked brisket, pulled pork, “Hog Wild Fries” and “Udderly Crazy Fries” — Chris’ own recipe of fries topped with brisket bits, deep fried pickles, and a creamy horseradish sauce! Roscoe Beer Company will be there with some amazing local craft beers, and on Sunday, picnic at The Square with everyone’s favorite Chicken BBQ!


Earlier Event: May 19
Maifest 2018
Later Event: May 26
Phoenicia Flea