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The OK BBQ Block Party

It’s Burger Time!

Come on down to the OK BBQ Block Party and enjoy great local food, craft beer, rockin’ live music, fun kid’s entertainment and more! Enter at Madison St. and Thomas Ave., next to Louie’s Grill. This year’s food vendors will feature a burger offering as we ask the people to cast their votes and crown the BBQ Block Party Burger Champ!

$10 Suggested Donation  |  Kids under 12 are free

$1 for food and beverage tickets

$10 SUGGESTED DONATION   |  KIDS ENTER FREE

The OK BBQ Block Party

Come on down to the OK BBQ Block Party and enjoy great local food, craft beer, rockin’ live music, fun kid’s entertainment and more! Enter at Madison St. and Thomas Ave., next to Louie’s Grill.

Scroll down the page for all the info about what’s in store and how you can get involved. From the Warrior Mile to the Watermelon Eating Contest, we’ve got fun in store for everyone!

$10 SUGGESTED DONATION   |  KIDS ENTER FREE

IT’S BURGER TIME!

Along with their other menu offerings, this year’s food vendors will feature a burger offering. We will be asking you the people to cast votes and crown the BBQ Block Party Burger Champ!

Help us choose the winner from this year’s outstanding food vendors: The Heritage, Carnivore, Hamburger Marys and the Warrior Catering Co.

EVENT DATE & TIME

Saturday, June 16th  |  2:00 pm – 10:00 pm

EVENT LOCATION

Constitution Court  |  Forest Park, IL

LOCAL BEVERAGE

LOCAL FOOD

SPONSORS

PRIME SPONSORS

CHOICE SPONSORS

SMOKE DADDY SPONSORS

MERCHANTS OF MADISON SPONSORS

Todd & Holland Tea Merchants

McBride Insurance Agency

Shanahans

The Heritage

Todd & Holland Tea Merchants

McBride Insurance Agency

Shanahans

The Heritage

Exit Strategy Brewing Co.

The Brown Cow

Forest Printing Co.

Audible Sound

Exit Strategy Brewing Co.

The Brown Cow

Forest Printing Co.

Audible Sound

LIVE MUSIC

2:30 – 3:15
Ian Leith

3:45 – 4:30
School of Rock #1

5:00 – 5:45
School of Rock #2

6:15 – 7:00
Them Guilty Aces

7:30 – 8:15
New face of Soul

8:45 – 9:45
No Turn on Red

Kid’s Area

All kids enter free to the OK BBQ Block Party and have full access to a variety of awesome activities. The block party will host a bounce house, water games, arts and crafts, face-painting and The Balloon Man will be with us from 3-5 pm!

Watermelon Eating Contest

Five contestants, endless watermelon, and one ultimate Watermelon Warrior. Do you have what it takes? Register at the event! The contest begins at 7:00 pm on the main stage and will be hosted by our good friend and star of Chicago’s Best, Elliott Bambrough.

Day-of-Event Option

Join us on Saturday, June 16 as we run from the OK Farm to the OK Block Party! Meet at the OK Farm at 1:15PM and be ready to head out at 1:30PM to arrive at the Block Party just before it begins! A shuttle will leave the Block Party at 1:00 to transport runners to the start line at the OK Farm.

Virtual Option

Run, walk, roll, jog, bike, swim, or treadmill one mile at your own pace wherever you like, anytime between the dates of June 10 – June 16. Post a picture on social media with #OKWarriorMile to share your virtual participation with the OK Community! We will send your goodie bag in the mail to anyone not participating locally!

Your $30 registration includes a Warrior Wellness hat and FREE entry to the OK BBQ Block Party.

ON-SITE CYCLEBAR CLASS

Bring your outside voices because we are riding at the OK  Block Party!  30 min. ride under a tent. All riders will receive a free OK t-shirt and a $5 voucher for food and beverage at the event.

VOLUNTEERS

Sign up to support our event! Please contact Megan Bruce for more information or questions at: megan@opportunityknocksnow.org