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Sunday, April 7, 2019

Centennial Park – Downtown Fort Myers

2000 W First Street, Fort Myers, Florida

Purchase your tickets at the gate or call ahead to reserve your tickets today!

CALL (239) 938-0056

Please note, reserved tickets must be picked up in advance at the Lee BIA Builders Care headquarters:

  • 6835 International Center Blvd. #4, Fort Myers, FL 33912

  • Monday – Friday

  • 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Click here for directions

A Fundraiser to Benefit Lee BIA Builders Care

Builders Care is the non‐profit charitable arm of the Lee Building Industry Association. It’s mission is to provide emergency construction services at no cost to needy and deserving elderly and/or disabled homeowners, and their families, who cannot obtain repairs through traditional means. 100% of proceeds from BBQ, Bands & Brew will support the work of Lee BIA Builders Care!

Click for 2019 Sponsorship Opportunities!

2019 Entertainment

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Chasing Dallas

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Deb & The Dynamics

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Bite the Bullet

Call (239)938-0056
Email BBQ@bia.net

2019 Vendors

We are on the search for our 2019 Vendors!

Click here for 2019 Food Vendor Packet
Click here for 2019 Non-food Vendor info

Thank You 2019 Sponsors!

Presenting Sponsor

Supporting Sponsors

Media Partners

Beverage Partners

Promotions Partner


Where is the event? 2019-01-28T18:07:48+00:00

The event is held at Centennial Park in the historic Fort Myers River District.
The address is: 2000 W First St, Fort Myers, FL 33901.

Where is parking for the event? 2019-01-28T18:12:35+00:00

General parking is available throughout downtown Fort Myers in designated parking spots, streets and parking garages. Designated parking areas will have proper signage.

Can we bring coolers? 2017-12-27T16:49:09+00:00

No. Due to liability and other event issues, no coolers will be allowed.

What is prohibited from being taken into the event? 2019-01-28T18:24:06+00:00

No umbrellas, animals or coolers/alcohol will be allowed. However, we do encourage you to bring a folding chair or blanket for seating on the lawn! Security will be present during the event and rules will be enforced at all times.

What is included with admission price? 2019-01-28T18:10:33+00:00

General admission includes entry beginning at 11am, live music and a variety of children’s activities. Food and beer is not included with admission and will be sold separately.

Alcohol and ID Requirements? 2019-01-28T18:18:01+00:00

Alcohol (beer and wine only) will be available for purchase during the event. You must be 21 or over to consume alcohol and have your photo ID ready at the gate.  Wristbands for those 21+ will be given at entry and you will NOT be able to purchase alcohol without a wristband. Soda and water will also be available for purchase.

Event Hours and Ticketing 2019-01-28T18:06:41+00:00

The event will be held from 11:00am-6:00pm. Tickets are $10 and Children 12 & under are Free.

How can we pay for tickets? 2018-12-14T13:51:49+00:00

Tickets can be purchased at the gate. Cash sales only. An ATM will be available on site outside the entrance. You can also call to reserve your tickets and pick them up in advance at the Lee BIA/Builders Care offices by calling (239) 938-0056.

Who puts on this event? 2019-01-28T18:08:48+00:00

The event organizers are Lee Building Industry Association Builders Care program. All proceeds will benefit the non-profit organization, Lee BIA Builders Care, in providing emergency construction services to needy and deserving, elderly and disabled homeowner, and their families at no cost.