Broward County Charity & Causes

6th Annual Special Olympics Big Bad BBQ

6th Annual Special Olympics Big Bad BBQSaturday, September 7, 5pm-9pm – Esplanade Park, 400 Southwest 2nd Street, Fort Lauderdale

Join the 6th Annual Big Bad BBQ Bash On the Water benefiting Special Olympics Florida! Last year we had over 700 attendees and raised over $50,000 for the 6,500 athletes and 23 year-round sports. This year it will be bigger and better at our new location in Esplanade Park in the heart of downtown Fort Lauderdale with beautiful views of the New River.

Enjoy all-you-can-eat BBQ, drinks, live music, Fort Lauderdale Water Taxi tours, raffles, local vendors, social networking, and meet Special Olympics athletes- all for a great cause! Upgrade your ticket to VIP and enjoy a private area with upscale BBQ specialties from local favorite restaurants (The Balcony, Bo’s Pub, Bo’s Beach, VALE, Twisted Pig), all-you-can drink, specialty beers (Tarpon River, Abita), desserts, sit-down seating close to the water, and 20 raffle tickets. General Admission tickets are $55 presale and $65 at the door. Use code BBQEMAIL for $10 off per General Admission ticket.