Darius Rucker and Brett Young brought all the country music vibes to 2021 Tampa Pig Jig.
This year the charity event and concert moved across the Hillsborough River to Julian B. Lane Park.
The pitmasters started slinging BBQ early and as the beautiful October Saturday progressed music took over.
Darius Rucker and Brett Young were on hand to close out the evening.
Brett Young took the stage first, repping his hometown wearing an LA t-shirt, singing his hits including “Sleep Without You” and “In Case You Didn’t Know.”
After the BBQ awards were given out and the sun retired for the evening, Darius Rucker took the stage. The Nashville heavy-hitter sang many of his hits like “Alright” and “Beers and Sunshine”. He also sang a song he co-wrote with Ed Sheeran about his 5th-grade girlfriend, “Sara”.
The Tampa Pig Jig is an annual fundraising event for NephCure Kidney International, the only nonprofit organization committed to funding research, improving treatment and ultimately finding a cure for the debilitating kidney disease Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) and Nephrotic Syndrome. What started in a backyard has now grown to one of the biggest and most anticipated festivals in Tampa Bay. The event raises funds for