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Tickets Available for Events to Benefit EFSC Scholarhips

February 6, 2018 - A day of family fun featuring BBQ and vintage cars has been scheduled for Feb. 24 to raise funds for student scholarships at Eastern Florida State College.

Both the EFSC Foundation’s Second Annual Backyard Blues & Brews BBQ Cook-Off and Family Fest and the Collegiate Veterans Society’s Second Annual Red, White & Wheels Car Show will be held on the Melbourne Campus, located at 3865 N. Wickham Road.

BBQ grill with text Backyard BBQ Blues & Brews 2018The BBQ event will run from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The Car Show begins at 10 a.m.

BBQ tickets are $10 each or $30 in advance for a family of four. Children under five years of age are free. Tickets for EFSC Alumni who present their Alumni Card are $7.

Car Show admission is free.

BBQ tickets include sampling from all the BBQ teams, live music featuring the Penny Creek Band and a Kid’s Zone.

Food trucks will also be on hand to sell extra food items.

The first 100 tickets purchased in advance will be entered into a drawing for a new gas BBQ grill, provided by Home Depot Store #6381.

The event's Signature Sponsor is Boniface Hiers, with craft beers provided by Intracoastal Brewing Company.

For event details, or to purchase advance tickets, visit or call (321) 433-7055.