Get Your Fill of World-Class Country Music and BBQ at Windy City Smokeout

July 09, 2014

Windy City Smokeout

Truth be told, Windy City Smokeout has concocted the perfect recipe for a weekend of country fun in an urban setting.

Some of the country’s best barbecuers bring pounds upon pounds of smokey, saucy goodness to the scenic lot located off Grand Avenue along the Chicago River while nearly a dozen of America’s finest country musicians take the stage this Friday through Sunday (July 11-13).

Performers like Josh Thompson, whose powerful performances have earned him tours with Brad Paisley, Eric Church and Lynyrd Skynyrd just to name a few; Honky Tonk purist Kevin FowlerChase Rice, one of the songwriters behind a little song called “Cruise” made famous by Florida Georgia Line; and local boy Brett Eldredge, whom you might have caught opening for Taylor Swift on her latest world tour. Other performers include the Randy Rogers Band, the Josh Abbott Band, the Eli Young BandBlackjack Billy and many more.

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