THE 5TH ANNUAL
OK BBQ BLOCK PARTY
Madison St. & Elgin Ave. | Forest Park, Illinois
JUNE 20, 2015
2:00pm – 10:00pm
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! Purchase admission at the entrance at Madison St. and Elgin Ave. in Forest Park, next to Fat Duck Tavern & Grill. Kids under the age of 8 are free! Admission includes a donation to Opportunity Knocks, live music/entertainment, and kid’s activities.
$25 GENERAL ENTRY
$1 FOOD & BEVERAGE TICKETS
2:00PM | EVENT BEGINS
9:00PM | FOOD SERVICE CONCLUSION
9:30PM | LAST CALL
10:00PM | EVENT CONCLUSION
2:30PM | BREEZY RODIO
5:00PM | ANTONY AND THE TRAMPS
8:00PM | SCHOOL OF ROCK – OAK PARK
4:00PM | THE BURGER BATTLE
4:30PM | THE BALLOON MAN
7:00PM | WATERMELON EATING CONTEST
THE BURGER BATTLE
Five contestant, three surprise ingredients, one jar of Knockout Pickles, and one Burger Battle Champion! Emceed by Elliott Bambrough from Chicago’s Best.
WATERMELON EATING CONTEST
Five contestants, endless watermelon, and one ultimate Watermelon Warrior. Do you have what it takes?
Enjoy barbecue with beers, tacos with tequila at this suburban restaurant by Rachel Dennis of Lake Street Kitchen + Bar in Oak Park. Chef Jason Kurosaki (Avec, Sola, Dunlay’s) brings his Arkansas roots to Forest Park.
Harrison Quality Meats
A source for high quality local, sustainable meat in Oak Park and Chicagoland. In addition to fresh cuts of premium quality beef, pork, lamb and poultry, they offer a growing selection of handmade sausages.
Scratch Kitchen & Lounge
From-scratch American essential ‘diner food with attitude’ at affordable prices includes house-ground burgers with house-made pickles and condiments, one-pound mac and cheese, fries and salads.
Knock Out Pickles
Opportunity Knocks’ artisinal pickle social enterprise that provides meaningful and gainful employment opportunities for it’s program participants as well as a sustainable revenue stream.