Porkapalooza is Edmonton’s BBQ festival, a multi-faceted event organized and operated by the Porkapalooza BBQ Festival Society with generous financial support from Alberta Pork. Porkapalooza includes a BBQ competition, food trucks serving BBQ, entertainment, food demonstration stage, Kids Zone and beer gardens. We’re still looking for BBQ teams to compete for $16,000 in prize money (and bragging rights) so if interested, sign up here! Porkapalooza is located at Clarke Park (south of Commonwealth Stadium). The BBQ festival will take place June 18-19 while the Porkapalooza Concert Series will take over Clarke Stadium June 17-19 (tickets required for the concert series)! Visit the Entertainment Section for Ticket information!
Porkapalooza’s back for its 3rd year and this time, we’re including a three-day concert series at Clarke Stadium during the festival (tickets need to be purchased for the concert series)! The concerts will take place Friday and Saturday night and Sunday afternoon featuring THE SHEEPDOGS, THE DUDES, THE WET SECRETS, THE ROYAL FOUNDRY, GORD BAMFORD, DIAMOND RIO WASHBOARD UNION, HEY ROMEO, LOVERBOY THE HEADPINS, PRISM – amazing music to an amazing BBQ Festival!
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The Porkapalooza BBQ Festival Society was officially incorporated Sept. 30, 2015 as a charitable society with a mandate to end hunger, a cause we feel is very worthwhile.