Barley BBQ and Beats with Singer Corey Dakota

Singer Corey Dakota and The Rippers along with Senior Vice President for Hospice of Michigan Marcie Hillary joined us on The Nine to talk about the upcoming Barley, BBQ & Beats event and to give a musical preview. Watch in the video player above.

Barbecue, whiskey and music fans can rejoice! Hospice of Michigan will host the event from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Saturday, June 9 at the Suburban Collection Showcase in Novi. Tickets are $40 in advance and are available at

With each admission, guests can enjoy three BBQ servings and three hand-crafted cocktail tastings. Additional tasting tokens will be available for purchase at the event. 

The fundraiser will feature a large variety of food and drink vendors, live musical entertainment and lawn games, all in support of Hospice of Michigan's Open Access Fund. The fund provides end-of-life care to patients regardless of age, diagnosis or ability to pay.