Maxie’s at Big Gig BBQ


Join us on Sunday, Sept. 3 for the 2nd Annual Big Gig BBQ, featuring FREE admission and parking.

This a great activity for a fun-filled Labor Day Weekend, with Maxie’s joining thirteen of the other best BBQ joints in town on the Lakefront Summerfest grounds at Henry Maier Festival Park. Come check out some of the best smoky, savory, signature BBQ and sides, two stages of live music, cooking demonstrations, family fun picnic games, and a local celebrity bacon eating contest.

Vote #TeamMaxies for the new “Big Gig Pig” people’s choice award!

Save the Date Big Gig BBQ

Here’s what we’re cooking:

BBQ Beef Brisket Sandwich, hickory-smoked Angus beef brisket, KC BBQ sauce, creamy slaw — 10

North Carolina Pulled Pork Sandwich, hickory-smoked pulled pork butt, vinegar BBQ sauce, creamy slaw — 8

Smoked Hot Link, housemade cheesy beef and pork link, brat bun, jalapeño slaw, peach BBQ sauce – 8

White Cheddar Mac & Cheese, Hook’s 4-year white cheddar, parmesan streusel — 7

Jambalaya “Me-Oh-My-A,” smoked andouille sausage, blackened chicken, rice, zesty Creole sauce, cornbread, scallions — 7

Add Pulled Pork to Anything — 4

Maple-Braised Collard Greends — 4

Cornbread (3 pcs.) fresh-baked sweet cornbread with orange honey butter — 3

BBQ Pit Beans, slow-cooked northern beans with pulled pork in zesty sauce — 3


BBQ Brisket 4

Mac & Cheese 3

Jambalaya 4

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