Pig and Whiskey Festival will return to downtown Ferndale. The three day event features BBQ, whiskey, beer and live music.
Some of this year's food vendors include Rock City Eatery, Mac Shack, Union Woodshop, Vinsetta Garage, and Zeke's Rock and Roll BBQ. The festival will also feature a wide variety of whiskeys, with this year's bar including pours of Bookers, Bulleit, Evan Williams, Elijah Craig, Rebel Yell and many many more. The event will also feature a large beer selection from companies like Atwater, Blake's Hard Cider, New Hollands, and Shorts.
This year's musical lineup features an eclectic mix of bands. Friday night will feature performances from Le Voyage, Holy White Hounds, Stone Clover, and Electric Six. Saturday night will feature music from Goober & The Peas, The HandGrenades, Earth Engine, Ohtis, Honeybabe, The Blue Flowers, American Mars and The Sugarees. And, finally on Sunday, the festival will feature music from Mustard Plug, Joe Heartler & The Rainbow Seekers, Beggars, Tart, Jill Jack, Mega Weedge (a Ween tribute band), and Kevin Thibodeau & The Cast Iron Horns.
All ages are welcome and the festival is free to attend. The party will run form 6 p.m. until Midnight on Friday, 11 a.m. 'til Midnight on Saturday, and 11 a.m. until 11 p.m. on Sunday.
The Loving Touch will also be hosting after parties on Friday and Saturday night. Friday night's party will feature music from The Scrappers, Destroy This Place and YUM. Saturday night's after party will feature music from Queen Kwong, The Erers and Minihorse. Both after parties are free to anyone 21 and over.
This year's Pig & Whiskey festival will also feature skating demonstration from the kids over at Modern Skate and Surf. The demonstrations will take place on Saturday and Sunday at 2 p.m., 4 p.m. and 6 p.m.
To learn more about Pig & Whiskey festival please visit their website here.