Marion BBQ Rendezvous

Marion BBQ Rendezvous

Location: Lowe Park in Marion
Time: 11:00 AM to 9:00 PM
4500 N 10th St
Marion, Iowa

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Date: Saturday, June 2 2018

Join the fun on Saturday, June 2nd from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. for the 8th Annual Marion BBQ Rendezvous hosted by the Marion Metro Kiwanis Club, and presented by UFG Insurance, at Lowe Park! Bring your lawn chair and settle in for a day of great food and entertainment!

The event is FREE and family friendly. There will be tickets available to purchase for food and drinks. Multiple award-winning BBQ vendors will be serving up all your favorites, including ribs, sandwiches, sides, and more! There will be live music from three bands, kids activities, and non-BBQ food, beer and wine for sale. 

BF Burt takes the stage in the beautiful Klopfenstein Ampitheater at 11 a.m., followed by Lonesome Road at 2:30 p.m. The headliner, Damon Dotson, will be bringing his full band from Des Moines and takes the stage at 6 p.m. He has opened for legendary performers like BB King, Willie Nelson, The Beach Boys, as well as modern artists like Matt Nathanson, Edwin McCain, and The Lone Bellow. His unique sound has been called a mix between Dave Matthews and Willie Nelson.

More details can be found of the event page at

All proceeds from this event will be used for the Miracle League Field at Prospect Meadows. Read more about the Miracle League Field here:

Lowe Park is located at 4500 N 10th Street in Marion. It can be accessed north of Linn Mar High School on 10th Street or via Irish Drive off from Tower Terrace.