Grilling & Gridiron

6th Annual Grilling & Gridiron in Alpharetta

GAME TIME: Saturday, September 8, 2018 / Kickoff @ 3:30PM 
Old Roswell St. in Downtown Alpharetta (behind Smokejack BBQ) 

2018 Grilling & Gridiron Line Up: 
1:30 PM Let’s Tailgate! Grill Tastings Open and Beer Flowing

$20 tickets, kids under 12 are free! 
Buy tickets in advance here or at the event

3:30 PM UGA vs. South Carolina on the Big Screen 
5:00 PM Grill Tasting Ends

Halftime Awards Ceremony

*Best Restaurant

*Best Community Group
Beer and wine tent stays open until the end of the game! 



You will not want to miss this event! Attendees will enjoy…

* SEC matchups on the giant LED screen set up in downtown Alpharetta.

* Grilling and other tailgating tastes.  Tailgating bracelets allow you to taste all the tailgating favorites provided by area restaurants and community groups to benefit The Lionheart School.

* Craft Beer!  Because what would a tailgate be without it?

* Children’s activities.
Alpharetta’s Farmer’s Market will be going on in downtown Alpharetta for even more fun!

There are several opportunities to participate in the Grilling and Gridiron event, including:

Grillmaster – Participants provide the grill, the meat of your choice, and a griller(s) who will fix the meat and serve it to the attendees and judges.

Taste of Tailgate – Participants provide single servings of tailgating tidbits and serve them to attendees and judges.

Sponsorship –

National Champion Sponsor $5,000

SEC Champion Sponsor $2,500

Game Day Champion Sponsor $1,000

Touchdown Sponsor $500

Tailgating Table Sponsor $250


For more information about sponsorship opportunities, The Lionheart School or Grilling & Gridiron, call Ashley Cheek at 770-772-4555 or email


Downtown Parking Lot on Roswell Street (at 37 Old Roswell Street) or downtown parking at City Hall Parking Deck (2 Park Plaza). For more information about current downtown parking, including temporary parking lot locations, please click HERE.


Take Hwy 9 to West on Old Milton Parkway; at the first light take a right on Roswell Street; and Old Roswell Street will be on your right directly in front of La Casa Italian Grill at 37 Old Roswell Street, Alpharetta, GA 30009.