Woodlands BBQ Festival
From I-45, exit Woodlands Parkway. Head west on Woodlands Parkway. Go past the second stoplight, exit to the right, and turn right onto Grogans Mill Road. Then, turn right onto Lake Robbins Drive. Town Green Park will be on your right. Town Green Park is located along the banks of The Woodlands Waterway®, between the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion and the South Montgomery County Library.
There will be five free parking lots color-coded with corresponding pathways. Entrances to all five parking lots are located on Timberloch Place, one block north of Woodlands Parkway. Yellow, Orange, Green, Blue, and White lots are accessible from Grogans Mill Road. DO NOT PARK AT THE H-E-B Market Street or the South Montgomery County Library—they WILL tow your vehicle. The Woodlands BBQ Festival is not responsible for your vehicle. The Woodlands BBQ Festival is not responsible for lost or stolen items. Please do not litter in the parking lots.
frequently asked questions
What is the refund policy?
Where do I buy tickets?
What should I do if I have technical difficulties with eTix?
- Visit the eTix Customer Support Center
- Fill out the eTix Customer Support Form
- If you are having technical difficulties, please provide the following information when you contact ExtremeTix:
- Or contact the eTix Customer Support team via phone at 1-800-514-3849
Customer Support Hours:
Monday-Saturday: 9 am to 8 pm EST
Sunday: Noon to 8 pm EST
How do I reprint my ticket(s)?
Are corporate/group tickets available?
Do I have to show my ticket to enter the festival?
Is my ticket transferable?
Is it okay if the name on the ticket does not match the name of the attendee?
If I purchase a VIP ticket, how will I get my t-shirt?
Are there age requirements to enter the festival?
Can I bring my children?
Is this a barbecue competition/cook-off?
How did you pick the participating BBQ joints?
What is a "sample portion"?
Can I go back more than once to any, or all, participating BBQ joints?
Will there be enough food for everyone? Will you run out?
What time will the BBQ joints stop serving?
How late is Town Green Park open?
The park will stay open until 4 PM for live music and beverages.
Is the venue stroller-friendly/wheelchair-friendly?
No, unfortunately it is not. The venue is a park that consists of mostly grass. Sidewalks will be obstructed by barbecue pits.
Can I bring my own beer/wine/drinks?
No. Outside beverage will not be permitted. You must purchase all drinks at the festival – both credit cards and cash will be accepted for drinks. A bar with craft and national beers will be available for purchase.
Can I bring a cooler?
No. Personal coolers will not be permitted.
Can I bring my pet?
No. Pets will not be permitted – with the exception of service dogs.
Will there be somewhere to sit?
Yes. We will have plenty of covered and uncovered seating for all guests, although we do welcome all guests to bring lawn chairs.
Will there be restrooms and hand-washing facilities?
Yes. There will be plenty of restrooms and hand-washing facilities on site.
What will happen in the case of inclement weather?
The festival will happen rain or shine. Contingency plans will be in place in case of inclement weather.
Will there be a designated "Guest Services" location?
Guest Services will be located at the front entrance/main gate. Guests in need of First Aid or Lost-and-Found may report there for assistance.
Is smoking permitted in the park?
Smoking is prohibited in the park during festival hours – this INCLUDES VAPES. The festival benefits pulmonary hypertension, a rare lung disease, so we ask that all guests please refrain from smoking.
Are there designated parking areas for the festival?
Yes. Please see “Parking Information” located at the top of this page. DO NOT PARK AT H-E-B.
Will there be open or conceal carry at this event?
The Woodlands BBQ Festival will prohibit weapons, including concealed and open carry handguns, from the event, which is contained within a fenced portion of Town Green Park. We will have legal notification posted at each entrance to the event.