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Summer barbecue season begins today with bratwurst special

The summer barbecue season will begin today (June 8) from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at a new location between Kelvin Smith Library and the Tinkham Veale University Center south entrance.

The menu will feature a beef hamburger/cheeseburger combo for $8 per person or a vegetarian black bean burger combo for $6 per person. This week’s special protein option will be bratwurst. The special protein prices vary week to week.

In addition to a protein, each meal will include a bag of chips, a “chef’s choice” side, condiments, lemonade and bulk water.

Americana artists Laurie and Ed Caner, director of the Science & Technology Entrepreneurship Programs and instructor of physics, will perform this week.

Cash, credit cards and CaseCash/CaseCharge will be accepted at the barbecue entrance.

Bon Appetit Management Co., the Office of Summer Programs, Plant Services and Campus Services sponsor the barbecues.

Learn more about the barbecues at