Children ages 12 or younger are free with a paid adult ticket. All food and BBQ samples on site are cash sales only. Festivals tend to draw large crowds, so please be prepared for lines. All food and drink options are not guaranteed for the entire duration of the event, as availability can vary based on time and event attendance. The event is outdoors so dress weather appropriate. Pets will not be permitted at the Atlanta BAR-B-Q Festival. Service animals are permitted.