Barks, Brews, & BBQ


Close out summer with a backyard party August 13 from 1-6pm hosted by FSS and presented by Design Alaska. Hang out with friends, family, and your favorite canine while listening to live, local music with a special appearance by BBQ Pitmaster Moe Cason. BBQ and local craft beers will be available for purchase. Entertainment includes performances from Marc Brown & The Blues Crew, the Pamela Hopkins Band, Modern Natives, and more, as well as a Kids Zone and food, vendor, and sponsor booths on Wabash Ave. behind the Yukon Club.

Attendees are encouraged to bring lawn chairs to set in front of the stage. Well-mannered, leashed dogs can join in on the fun too! We'll have a fenced dog area, dog pools, and doggie swag bags giveaways throughout the afternoon.

For an entertainment schedule, meal ticket purchases, and to sign up as a vendor or volunteer, please visit

Enjoy a BBQ plate prepared by renowned BBQ Pitmaster Moe Cason! All cuts will be slow cooked by Moe over his hand-selected charcoal briquettes, using his proprietary blend of rubs and seasonings. He's firing up the pit all night long to bring Eielson the BEST Summer BBQ! Enjoy a plate of succulent BBQ pulled pork, tender beef brisket, and smoked BBQ ribs with all the fixins! Pick up your meal inside the Bonfire Grille. Advance tickets must be purchased and redeemed based on your seating time. Enjoy your meal inside the Bonfire Grille, Ben's Den, or outside.
$20 per BBQ Meal
includes pulled pork, brisket, & ribs accompanied by Moe's signature cheesy corn, baked beans, & coleslaw with drink. (No substitutions.)
3 seating times (45 min)
1:30pm - 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Preorder meal ticket sales begin Friday, July 15 by seating time. We'll post a link on our main Event Webpage HERE for purchasing.

Main Category: BBQ Pulled Pork Butt
Sub Category: Most Creative BBQ
Local BBQ enthusiasts can compete by themselves or in a team in a BBQ competition to determine the best of the best! Teams can enter to WIN BIG at the BBQ competition in the BBQ Pork Butt Category and the Most Creative BBQ category which will award prizes for Tastiest, Most Appealing, & Most Unique. Over $1500 in prizes will be given away to the top competitors.
Fill out the BBQ Competition form on our main webpage HERE.

Event Properties

Event Date 08-13-2022 1:00 pm
Event End Date 08-13-2022 6:00 pm
Individual Price FREE // $20 BBQ Plate
Location Wabash Ave