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Winnipeg BBQ and Blues Festival

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The third annual Winnipeg BBQ & Blues Festival promised “lip-smackin’, hip-shakin’ fun” for Shaw Park crowds on August 16 and 17.

  • Big Dave McLean performs at the Winnipeg BBQ and Blues Festival Sunday.

    John Woods / Winnipeg Free Press

    Big Dave McLean performs at the Winnipeg BBQ and Blues Festival Sunday.

  • Kevin Donnelly, senior vice-president at Venues & Entertainment True North, Mayor Sam Katz and Rick Fenton, producer of Winnipeg BBQ and Blues Festival, take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge at the Winnipeg BBQ and Blues Festival Sunday.

    John Woods / Winnipeg Free Press

    Kevin Donnelly, senior vice-president at Venues & Entertainment True North, Mayor Sam Katz and Rick Fenton, producer of Winnipeg BBQ and Blues Festival, take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge at the Winnipeg BBQ and Blues Festival Sunday.

  • Kevin Donnelly, senior vice-president at Venues & Entertainment True North, Mayor Sam Katz and Rick Fenton, producer of Winnipeg BBQ and Blues Festival, take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge at the Winnipeg BBQ and Blues Festival Sunday.

    John Woods / Winnipeg Free Press

    Kevin Donnelly, senior vice-president at Venues & Entertainment True North, Mayor Sam Katz and Rick Fenton, producer of Winnipeg BBQ and Blues Festival, take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge at the Winnipeg BBQ and Blues Festival Sunday.

  • Colin James headlines the Winnipeg Blues & BBQ fest at Shaw Park Saturday night.

    Sarah Taylor / Winnipeg Free Press

    Colin James headlines the Winnipeg Blues & BBQ fest at Shaw Park Saturday night.

  • Colin James headlines the Winnipeg Blues & BBQ fest at Shaw Park Saturday night.

    Sarah Taylor / Winnipeg Free Press

    Colin James headlines the Winnipeg Blues & BBQ fest at Shaw Park Saturday night.

  • Emmet VanEtten, drummer with local blues band The Perpetrators, plays at the third annual Winnipeg BBQ & Blues Festival at Shaw Park Saturday. The festival takes place August 16th and 17th, and will feature the best in international, national and local blues performers along with the Winnipeg Free Press Pit Masters barbeque competition.

    Ruth Bonneville / The Winnipeg Free Press

    Emmet VanEtten, drummer with local blues band The Perpetrators, plays at the third annual Winnipeg BBQ & Blues Festival at Shaw Park Saturday. The festival takes place August 16th and 17th, and will feature the best in international, national and local blues performers along with the Winnipeg Free Press Pit Masters barbeque competition.

  • Joy Stadnichuk dances to the music of the local band The Perpetrators at the third annual Winnipeg BBQ & Blues Festival at Shaw Park Saturday.

    Ruth Bonneville / The Winnipeg Free Press

    Joy Stadnichuk dances to the music of the local band The Perpetrators at the third annual Winnipeg BBQ & Blues Festival at Shaw Park Saturday.

  • John Scoles jams with his band The Perpetrators at the Winnipeg BBQ & Blues Festival at Shaw Park Saturday.

    Ruth Bonneville / The Winnipeg Free Press

    John Scoles jams with his band The Perpetrators at the Winnipeg BBQ & Blues Festival at Shaw Park Saturday.

  • Jan Dumontet is all smiles as she listens to local band The Perpetrators at the Winnipeg BBQ & Blues Festival at Shaw Park Saturday.

    Ruth Bonneville / The Winnipeg Free Press

    Jan Dumontet is all smiles as she listens to local band The Perpetrators at the Winnipeg BBQ & Blues Festival at Shaw Park Saturday.

  • The saxophone player from the blues band Blue Noise plays at the Winnipeg BBQ & Blues Festival at Shaw Park Saturday.

    Ruth Bonneville / The Winnipeg Free Press

    The saxophone player from the blues band Blue Noise plays at the Winnipeg BBQ & Blues Festival at Shaw Park Saturday.

  • Roger Wilton, chef with Centerplate, dishes out a mesquite barbecue meal at his food truck at the Winnipeg BBQ & Blues Festival at Shaw Park Saturday.

    Ruth Bonneville / The Winnipeg Free Press

    Roger Wilton, chef with Centerplate, dishes out a mesquite barbecue meal at his food truck at the Winnipeg BBQ & Blues Festival at Shaw Park Saturday.

  • The crowd shows support for local blues band The Perpetrators at the Winnipeg BBQ & Blues Festival at Shaw Park Saturday.

    Ruth Bonneville / The Winnipeg Free Press

    The crowd shows support for local blues band The Perpetrators at the Winnipeg BBQ & Blues Festival at Shaw Park Saturday.

  • Eddie Shaw performs at the Winnipeg BBQ & Blues Festival at Shaw Park Saturday.

    Sarah Taylor / Winnipeg Free Press

    Eddie Shaw performs at the Winnipeg BBQ & Blues Festival at Shaw Park Saturday.

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