SATURDAY & SUNDAY, APRIL 20 & 21 –
HIGH DESERT EVENT CENTER
(Formerly Victorville Fairgrounds)
Big-Name Music Acts Including Rod Piazza & The Mighty Flyers, Tierra, Lakeside & More; Plus BBQ Teams From Riverside, Corona, Fontana & High Desert Competing Against Other BBQ Teams From Throughout California For $10,000 In Cash & Prizes!
(Victorville, Calif.) – A spirited world-class barbeque competition and a wide-ranging musical lineup, all in a family-friendly environment, will fill the spacious confines of the High Desert Events Center (formerly Victorville Fairgrounds) at the High Desert Music Festival & BBQ Showdown, Saturday, April 20 (12 noon-9 p.m.) and Sunday, April 21 (12 noon-9 p.m.). 14800 Seventh St., Victorville. $15 general admission (children 12 and under, free). ‘Duo-Pack’ (two people, Saturday or Sunday), $25. Weekend Pass (one person – two days), $25. VIP Tickets (includes preferred seating and ten taste tickets, Saturday or Sunday), $35. Tickets available online, at the Victorville Fairgrounds, and at all Julio’s Cellular locations. Festival seating on a first-come basis. Blankets and chairs allowed; coolers and outside food not permitted.
In addition to great music and food, there’s a A Kids Zone featuring zumba dance, storytelling drum circle, and more. Also, special activities for youths with supervised and interactive music, dance, art, and healthy living activities, from organizations including Art-Sourced Pro; Arts In Action; Snow Orthodontics; Creative Expressions; and the Rhythmic Institute. Other participating groups include Delta Sigma Theta High Desert Alumni Chapter.
Cooking tips and food demonstrations will be presented throughout both days by Barbeques Galore and Two Guys Grilling, with a chance for festival-goers to win a $2,500 barbeque grill courtesy of Barbeques Galore.