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July 17, 2024

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BBQ Fest in Smyrna Happening Today at Depot District

May be an image of food and text that says 'BBO FESTIVAL SATURDAY AUGUST 14 ΀Η 6PM-9PM/ 98 Front Street Depot District CALL US: US 615-459-9773 Join us for a Night of Family Fun, Great Food, & Live Music!!'The Smyrna Parks and Recreation’s BBQ Fest returns to the Depot District this weekend Saturday, August 14 from 6 – 9 p.m.

Featuring live music, ten BBQ vendors, two dessert vendors, and inflatables for the children, this festival has become a staple in the Depot District. In addition to enjoying the family-friendly atmosphere, attendees will have an opportunity to cast their vote for their favorite dish. The People’s Choice Award will be presented at the end of the evening.

“The Depot District is the heart of our community and this is a direct reflection of the non-profits, businesses, and residents who are committed to supporting events like BBQ Fest,” noted Smyrna Parks and Recreation Program Supervisor Marty Smith. “This brings our community together and maintains our small-town feel. We look forward to continuing to grow this event.”

The Depot District is located at 98 Front St in Smyrna. Road closures will be in place from 4 p.m. until the conclusion of the event. Front Street, from the roundabout to College Street, will be open to pedestrian traffic only. Parking will be available in the following locations: Smyrna Library, Senior Activity Center of Smyrna, and Living Truth Christian Church.

For more information and updates, find the Facebook event here.

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Michael Aldrich

Michael Aldrich is Nashville Parent's Managing Editor and a Middle Tennessee arts writer. He and his wife, Alison, are the proud parents of 4-year-old Ezra and baby Norah.