It's a Celebration for the Nation! Be part of a community celebration of massive proportions. On June 23 & 24, 2012, America's Main Street, Historic Pennsylvania Avenue will be tranformed into in a celebration of community, family and friends as BBQ Teams and Restaurants from Accross the Country compete for over $40,000 in cash and prizes plus the chance to win the title of America's BBQ Champion. You'll learn from the best Chefs and Cookbook Authors while sampling over 50 Free BBQ and Grilled Food Samples in the Safeway Sampling Pavilion and throughout the event site. Plus 30 Bands on Three Stages, Interactive Exhibits, Wine Sampling, Beverage Gardens, Sports Activities and so much more. Benefiting the Boys & Girls Club of Greater Washington's Metropolitan Police Clubhouses, the Safeway Barbecue Battle has raised over 1.2 million dollars from past events. Come celebrate the art of BBQ in a spirit of community, family, and fun at the Safeway BBQ Battle. Contact our expert meeting planners today at 202-797-2095 to book rooms for your group attending the Safeway National BBQ Battle or click here to submit an RFP.