Bands, Brews and BBQ is back!

Hungry for some South Carolina barbeque? You better get ready ’cause folks in Port Royal are fired up to serve you some BBQ, music, and fun this November!

Beaufort Memorial Hospital presents the 2021 Bands, Brews & BBQ, bringing two days of food, music, and fun with wings, barbecue, beer, live music and fun for the entire family. This official South Carolina Barbecue Association sanctioned event kicks off the 2020 season and benefits FRIENDS of Caroline Hospice.
This year they are changing it up a bit with FREE ADMISSION!!! The sampling of wings Friday night and BBQ Saturday will be available by purchasing tickets for $1. Beer, soda, and wine will also be available for purchase. This year’s outdoor, family-fun event will take place rain or shine on Parris Avenue in Port Royal, South Carolina.





General admission passes are available online and at the gate.
Daily Admission is $10 per person(10 & under are free)
Weekend passes are only $15 per person (must be purchased online)
For more information and volunteer opportunities go to or call 843-525- 6257

Friday 2/28: Wing Throw Down 5 pm – 9 pm

Sample wing recipes from participating cookers while enjoying live music
from Savannah Country/Americana band, Lyn Avenue

Saturday 2/29: BBQ Tasting 11am – 4pm

Cook teams from across the Southeast will be serving their award-winning butts.
Don’t forget the beautiful view, the popular children’s area, and live music from local favorites
Sidestreet Walkers 11:00am – 12:30pm
Chris Jones 12:30pm – 2:00pm
Frogmore Stu 2:15pm – 4:00pm
Awards will be presented on Saturday by the South Carolina BBQ Association. 

FRIENDS of Caroline is committed to providing the highest quality end-of-life care to patients and their families. FRIENDS is a local, non-profit, Medicare-certified Hospice provider and the only Joint Commission Accredited Hospice in Beaufort. FRIENDS has built a “Legacy of Trust” over the past 40 years. FRIENDS of Caroline serves individuals and families in the Lowcountry and provides hospice care, palliative care, bereavement and caregiver support services to all individuals in the community regardless of their ability to pay. 

Photos courtesy of Friends of Caroline Hospice