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Posted on: August 2, 2019

Joe Diffie to Headline Lawrenceville’s Newest BBQ Festival


Rock’n the Ville’s Car-B-Ques & Brews brings BBQ, Classic Cars and Live Music to Lawrenceville Lawn.

2019 Stage Line-up
2:30 pm - R&B Inc.
4:30 pm - Awards
5:15 pm - Jordan Rager
6:30 pm - Joe Diffie

The City of Lawrenceville will welcome Joe Diffie to the stage as the headliner for the inaugural Rock’n the Ville Car-B-Ques & Brews BBQ Festival, Saturday, September 14 at the Lawrenceville Lawn, Lawrenceville’s 8-acre green space and event venue. In the tradition of Rock’n Ribville, Car-B-Ques & Brews will bring together incredible live entertainment, classic cars, fun and games for the kids, cold-beverages, and mouth-watering BBQ of all kinds as the City of Lawrenceville celebrates another amazing year in Gwinnett’s County Seat!

Attracting more than 15,000 attendees to the City's Downtown District, Car-B-Ques & Brews will bring local businesses, entertainment and traditional Southern barbeque together for a full day of fun.  Festivities will run from 1:00pm-8:00pm with live performances throughout the day from R&B Inc., Loganville-native Jordan Rager, and a special performance by Grammy Winner and member of the Grand Ole Opry – Joe Diffie!  

Diffie has earned 20 top 10 singles and twelve #1 country hits including “Home,” “Pickup Man,” “Third Rock from the Sun” and “John Deere Green.” He has released 13 albums and has garnered sales exceeding $6M.

Presented by U.S. Auto Sales, Car-B-Ques & Brews is partnering again with KICKS 101.5 / ROCK 100.5/ Q99.7 and Bud Light to bring live station broadcasts throughout the day. Car-B-Ques & Brews is also made possible by the support of Gold Sponsors – Consolidated Pipe & Supply and McCray’s Tavern on the Square, along with Silver Sponsors –Eastside Medical CenterFirst American Bank & TrustPeach State Federal Credit UnionPrecision Planning, Inc. and Renasant Bank.

Vendor applications for Rock’n the Ville Car-B-Ques & Brews are being accepted until September 1st. Donations to the Gwinnett County Veterans Resource Center are encouraged in lieu of registration fees for the Car-B-Ques & Brews Car Show.  For more event details, visit or our Facebook Event Page, or for more information on Gwinnett’s County Seat.

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