The Friends of Harrybrooke Park will host its first annual Beer, Bourbon & BBQ Musical Festival Aug. 8 from 3 to 8 p.m.

The rain or shine event at the park off Still River Drive will celebrate the park’s 50th anniversary.

Offerings will include the sale of BBQ food by The Cookhouse; a variety of craft beers, bourbons, martinis and other spirits from Classic Liquor; sweets from The American Pie Company; and music.

The Mason West Band of Wolcott and Whiskey & Rye from Sandy Hook will perform.

Tickets are $10 for adults in advance and $15 at the door.

For more information and RSVP, call 860-799-6520 or visit