Glen Ellyn Backyard BBQ

Saturday, September 7, 2024
Downtown Glen Ellyn

Save the date for our 16th annual Glen Ellyn Backyard BBQ! You won't want to miss this fun, community event featuring an amateur BBQ competition, live music throughout the day, and delicious BBQ and other food and drink vendors. There is also plenty of fun to be had for the kiddos at our Piglet Playland.

All proceeds from the event will benefit the families served by Bridge Communities.

You can find more information about this event at

Interested in having your business represented at one of the most anticipated annual summer events of the western suburbs? Consider becoming a Glen Ellyn Backyard BBQ sponsor! Learn more by checking out the sponsor brochure here.

Stay tuned for more information coming soon!

Thank you to everyone who joined us for our 2023 Glen Ellyn Backyard BBQ! Your support for families facing homelessness was incredible.

Thank you to all of the wonderful music acts that joined us throughout the day, including Mary Macaroni, Panic at the Costco, EP8, Libido Funk, and more.

Thank you once again for supporting Bridge families when they need you the most! 

You can also relive the day by checking out the event pictures here: