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Dom Eats Local’ Celebrity Chef Dom Tesoriero visits Bob Sykes Bar B Q

Owner Van Sykes had a great time showing New Yorker Chef Dom Tesoriero  the way we do BBQ for a video that is on and other digital media outlets around the country. A big thanks to our friend and Bob Carlton from for choosing Bob Sykes to show the yankees how we do BBQ here in Bessemer, Alabama!

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11th Annual Bob Sykes Bbq & Blues Festival

Mark your calendars for a day full of great blues music and delicious BBQ!

April 25, 2020


Sponsorship Opportunities:  

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Bob Sykes Gives Back!

Since 2010, the Bob Sykes Bbq & Blues Festival has provided funding for local
charities and this year we’re happy to announce that a portion of the festival
proceeds will benefit Red Mountain Grace a non-profit organization that
provides housing to families of patients receiving long term medical care at
hospitals throughout the City of Birmingham. #HospitalityLodging #Hope
#ForTheLoveOfPeople General admission tickets
can be purchased at or visit Bob Sykes Bar B Q Restaurant in Bessemer, Alabama.

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City of Bessemer Presents the Bob Sykes Bbq & Blues Festival!

Proud to announce the City of Bessemer has signed on for another year as the
Presenting Sponsor of the 10th Annual Bob Sykes Bbq & Blues Festival set
for April 27th. The City of Bessemer Mayor Kenneth Gulley says "The Bob
Sykes BBQ and Blues Festival has been a great event for the city of Bessemer.
It brings visitors to our city from across the state, southeast and even
internationally. We're proud that this festival will continue to be held in
Bessemer and we're looking forward to many more great years of barbecue and
blues music in downtown Bessemer. The festival is set for Saturday, April 27th
2019 at DeBardeleben Park located at 1623 2nd Avenue North in Bessemer,
Alabama. The event will combine the best of blues music and legendary Bob Sykes
Bar B Q from 12-8pm. Gates open at 11am. Bob Sykes Bbq & Blues Festival is
still accepting sponsors and vendors. Visit here to learn more about
sponsorship opportunities for the 2019 festival.

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Let Bob Sykes do the work for you this holiday season!

Call ahead to place your holiday meal orders that are ready to eat!

  • Holiday Meal includes:
    • Smoked or fried turkey breast
    • Homemade Cornbread dressing
    • Turkey giblet gravy
    • Cranberry sauce
    • Feeds 6-10
  • The Bob Sykes natural hickory smoked ham and turkey breast are smoked to perfection
  • Sweeten up the holidays with our homemade desserts made fresh everyday!
    • Red Velvet Cake
    • Lemon Cake
    • Caramel Cake
    • Chocolate Cake
    • Pecan Pie
    • Lemon Ice Box Pie
    • Chocolate Pie
    • Coconut Pie
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