5th Annual OK BBQ Block Party

OK BBQ Block Party 2014. Photo Credit: Opportunity Knocks

Opportunity Knocks, a non-profit organization which helps young people with developmental disabilities in the OPRF community, will host the 5th Annual OK BBQ Block Party on Saturday, June 20. The event will take place from 2-10 p.m. with the admission entrance located at the intersection of Madison St. & Elgin Ave.

Tickets are $25 along with optional $1 food & beverage tickets. The party will include food from local vendors, craft beer, live music, kid’s entertainment, and contests. All proceeds from the event will benefit Opportunity Knocks.

Local food vendors for the party include Piggyback Tavern, Scratch Kitchen & Lounge, Skrine Chops, Harrison Quality Meats, and Knock Out Pickles. Local beverage vendors include Fatduck and Kinderhook Tap in addition to the following breweries: Imperial Oak, Lagunitas, BuckleDown, Noon Whistle, Exit Strategy, Begyle,  Marz, and Flesk.

Breezy Rodio will be the first live music act starting at 2:30 p.m. He will be followed by Antony and the Tramps at 5 p.m. and Oak Park School of Rock will close out the night at 8 p.m. For more information about Opportunity Knocks and the block party, visit http://www.opportunityknocksnow.org/events/barbecue-block-party/bp-2015/

OK BBQ Block Party


  1. […] 5th Annual OK BBQ Opportunity Knocks will host the 5th Annual OK BBQ Block Party on Saturday from 2-10 p.m. There will be live music, food & beverages, kid’s entertainment, and more. Tickets are $25 and can be purchased at the entrance, located at the corner of Madison & Elgin. For more information, read the full article here. […]


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