The Alabama Constitution VIllage Founds will host the 13th annual Whistelstop Festival May 3 - 4 at the Historic Huntsville Depot.
Whistlestop will host more than 150 BBQ cooking teams, both amateur and professional, vying for cash prizes and bragging rights.
This year's festival will include two stages of live music, food and beverage vendors, a People's Choice Compettion, a Kid's-Q competition, the ShadeTree Cokkers Competition and the Kansas City Barbeque Society sanctioned professional contest, Wing Thing, Cornhole and the Family Fun Zone. Festival hours are Friday 4 - 11pm and Saturday 10am - 11pm.
Country legends Restless Heart will headline Fridy night's entertainment. Saturday night represents new country, showcasing Aaron Parker and Chris Janson, hot up and coming acts in country music. Headlining Saturday on the main stage is talented singer songwriter Lee Brice.