Smoke on the River BBQ & Music Festival

Event Details
Laishley Park
100 Nesbit St
Punta Gorda, FL 33950
United States
Pricing/Ticket Info
$7.50 in advance, $10 at the gate VIP Tables start at $80
Event Dates and Times
Time Zone (UTC-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
Annual Smoke on the River BBQ & Music Fest in Laishley Park

The aroma of slow cooked meats will fill the air in Laishley Park, Punta Gorda on January 6, 2024!
Up to 10 BBQ Pitmasters will set up their Smokers in Laishley Park, Punta Gorda
In addition to great BBQ, beer stations and a full bar will be available. Merchandise vendors will be on hand as well as other food vendors when you’re ready to take a break from BBQ.

Great Live entertainment with SW Florida favorites: The Backcountry Boys and Pure Country. Jake Hoot, past winner of “The Voice” with multiple top 10 hits will be the 2024 Headliner!

Gates open at Noon.
All Food, BBQ & vendors will be available at noon.
Live music All Day!
12:30- The Backcountry Boys
2:00- Pure County of SW Florida
3:30- Our Headliner for 2024 direct from Nashville, “The Voice” Winner- Jake Hoot will take the stage at 3:30

Advance tickets as well as Limited VIP Tables are available online now at

Mark your calendars for January 6, 2024, when Smoke on the River BBQ & Music Festival takes over Laishley Park. It’s sure to be a great day filled with delicious BBQ, Cold Beer, & Hot Music!
For more information or to register visit or call 941-628-0702
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