View All of the Back Stage Sponsors of the Blues Brews and BBQ Festival

Back Stage Sponsors

Donations, gifts, and money make this show go.

The Guitar Center

Guitar Center is the world’s largest retailer of guitars, amplifiers, drums, keyboards, recording, live sound, DJ, and lighting equipment, with more than 260 stores across the U.S. 2014 marks the milestone 50th anniversary of the Guitar Center Brand as we continue to help people make music from coast to coast. In addition, the Music & Arts division operates more than 120 stores specializing in band & orchestral instruments for sale and rental, serving teachers, band directors, college professors, and students since 1952. With an unrivaled in-store experience and passionate commitment to making gear easy-to-buy, Guitar Center is all about enabling musicians and non-musicians alike to experience the almost indescribable joy that comes from playing an instrument. All we sell is the greatest feeling on earth.


Wireless Mike's Verizon

Wireless Mikes is your Verizon + retailer for east central Illinois. We provide you with all your Verizon sales, service and support needs. And the (+) means you get valuable extras like free loaner phones, repair services and support after the sale. In other words 'Old Fashion' great customer service! We have 13 store to serve you up and down central Illinois to fullfill your phone, tablet, connected devices, comcast, dish network and many other needs. Comes see us and mention the Blues Brews and BBQ festival to receive your free gift!


Wyndham Garden

Wyndham Garden is a proud sponsor of the 2016 Blues Brews and BBQ Festival. Special Rates are available from June 24th – June 25th at the Wyndham Garden Urbana-Champaign. Call in advance to book your Special Rate before the room block is full.


Action Inflatables

You expect us to have what you're looking for at a reasonable price. Your event will be delivered, setup, and supervised by an Action Inflatables Mega Event Inc. certified presentable professional.


Krisp Creative

A creative company providing graphic design services. Contact us for logos, brochures, event collateral, business cards, fliers, website banners, post cards, sales sheets, letterhead and much more.


Hickory River Smokehouse

Texas Barbecue is our passion! At Hickory River, every cut of carefully-selected beef brisket, pork shoulder, turkey breast, pork loin and on-the-bone chicken are hand-rubbed with our signature spice blend.