Music, Games, Tastings

Beer and BBQ just got even better…

Enjoy live cooking demos, beverage seminars, live music, entertainment, summer games, activities and accessories, all on display throughout the weekend. 


2017 Entertainment


Music Stage

Music Stage

Experience live music at the London Beer & BBQ Show!

  • Friday, June 16th
    The Do Good Badlies  @ 5:00PM  |  KinCrest @ 7:00PM  |  Geoff Masse Band @ 9:00PM
  • Saturday, June 17th
    Karen Emeny 12:30PM  |  SOUP @ 2:30PM  |  Justine Chadillon @ 4:30PM  |  Buck Twenty @ 6:30PM  |  Snakebite  @ 8:30PM
  • Sunday, June 18th
    Stanley Brown Blues Band  12:30PM  |  Chris Murphy Band @ 3:00PM



Beer Sisters

The Beer Sisters

Crystal Luxmore is a Certified Cicerone, Prud’homme Beer Sommelier, Beer Judge and journalist. Her sudsy scribbles have appeared in The Globe & Mail, enRoute, The Sun newspapers, Canadian Business, and more. A dynamic speaker, she talks about brewing trends on Global TV, CBC Radio, CHCH TV and at major food and drink festivals. As a beer sommelier holding both the U.S. and Canadian designations (Cicerone and Prud’homme), she creates unique beer experiences, like guided tastings, sensory bars, and team-building workshops for corporate and private clients.

Tara Luxmore is a Prud’homme Beer Sommelier and Community Manager with Experience Beer. She leads guided tastings and creates custom experiences with beer at the centre for corporate and private clients across Ontario including Osler LLP and Tory’s LLP. An engaging speaker, Tara has given beer presentations and tutorials at food and drink festivals including the Toronto Food & Drink Market. With professional training as a cider judge, she writes about craft beer and cider for Toronto Life and

Entertainment Stage

Featuring fun Trivia, Hypnotist, Beer 101 and more!

  • Friday, June 16th
    2000’s Trivia @ 6:00PM
    The Beer Sisters’ Beercathalon @ 8:30PM
  • Saturday, June 17th
    That Hypnotist Guy @ 2:00PM & 5:00PM
    The Beer Sisters’ Beercathalon @ 8:00PM
    1990’s Trivia @ 9:00PM
  • Sunday, June 18th
    1980’s Trivia  @ 3:00PM


Black Fly Tailgate Toss Tournament

Bring your best buddies and challenge them to a good ole’ game of Black Fly Tailgate Toss! Compete in pairs in a 64 team, bracket style tournament for bragging rights and fantastic prizes.

The tournament commences at 12:30pm on Saturday, June 17th at the London Beer & BBQ Show. Teams can register by purchasing the Black Fly Tailgate Toss Wingman Package for $60* (includes admission for 2 to the show, 30 sample coupons and tournament entry fee). Begins at 12:30PM.

Sign up today!



Bubble Soccer

Bubble Soccer - All 3 Days

Play 4-on-4 Bubble Soccer with your friends!

Invented by the Norwegians, Bubble Soccer combines everything you love about soccer and bumper cars. No more hand balls, crying when you fall down or getting hit in the face! 

Free with admission



Grilling Stage

See the best in the business share their secrets of sauces, rubs, smoke and grilling for the best BBQ you’ve ever tasted. Seminars, demonstrations, activities and more!

All meat product provided by NutraFarms.


  • `At Home with ChefD`
    ChefD believes in sharing his passion for food with others, and keeping recipes simple, easy, and incredibly tasty! View Bio




2017 London Beer & BBQ Show Additional Exhibitors


Black Earth Grills

Black Earth Grills

You’ll Find: Hybrid wood pellet/gas grill, smoker, wood convention oven.



Costco Wholesale

You’ll Find: Costco originated the warehouse club concept more than three decades ago, and we continue to lead the industry in terms of quality, value and convenience.


Crafted in Canada 150

Crafted in Canada 150 by Think Drink 

You’ll Find: Assorted glassware with 10-colour Canada 150 logo (pints, stemless wine glass, steins, etc.). Beverage insulator (koozies), bottle openers, beer buckets, coasters


Diamondz Designated Drivers

Diamondz Designated Drivers 

You’ll Find: Diamondz DD offer businesses and individuals sensible alternatives to impaired driving and DUI’s. We provide car and driver retrieval services 7 a week! You Drink, We Drive! 1-519-457-9700


Elmira Stoveworks

Elmira Stoveworks

You’ll Find: Traeger wood fired grills, saber bbqs, iron ember fire pits, accessorires


Exodus Escape Room

Exodus London Escape Rooms 

You’ll Find: Pop-up mini escape game and small info booth


Geerlinks Home Hardward

Geerlinks Home Hardware- Broil King 

You’ll Find: Broil King BBQs 



LeafFilter North of Canada Inc 

You’ll Find: Leaffilter gutter protection; promo booth

London Fire Department

London Fire Department  

You’ll Find: Public education display on preventing fires in the home


Ontario's Southwest

Ontario’s Southwest 

You’ll Find: Ontario’s Southwest is a region shaped by nature and your destination for scenic waterfront, farm to table dining and 40+ wineries & breweries.


Vitality Assurance Vacations - Cranberry Resort

Vitality Assurance Vacations - Cranberry Resort  

You’ll Find: Vacation Packages


White Oaks Mall

White Oaks Mall  

You’ll Find: White Oaks mall tent with plink game, prizing table, 2 stools, display case


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