June Lake Fireman's Barbecue

The annual June Lake Volunteer Fire Department Barbecue is known as a reunion for old-timers as well as newcomers to our area. This tradition is over a half-century old and is held on the second Saturday in August at Gull Lake Park.

The fireman present their famous smoked beef barbecue meal with all the fixins, refreshments and gourmet deserts in cooperation with the June Lake Loop Women’s Club.

There are static displays of firefighting equipment, raffle prizes of all sizes and games for the kids will be held all afternoon. The Grand raffle prize is a 12 foot boat, motor and trailer and second prize is a 15 foot canoe.


Latitude: 37.7783131 Longitude: -119.0842438 Elevation: 7686 ft

Admission Fee (if any)

No admission fee. Donation for BBQ of $10.00 for adults and $6.00 for kids under 12 years. Tickets for the grand prize raffle are available at the Barbecue for $1.00 each or 6 for $5.00.

Ages Festival is Appropriate For

All ages and family friendly.

ADA Accessibility Notes

The park is mainly a grassy flat area and has a paved sidewalk and parking area surrounding the park.

Pet Friendly Notes

Pets must be on a leash.


Who won the Raffle for the boat and canoe on 08/10/13?

Jo, 9/4/2013

Oh my gosh. This is the best event, ever. It has evolved over the years, but the community turns out for a fabulous event, with a great raffle, delicious BBQ, Stephanie’s pie, and the panorama of June scenery. Be there!

Jack Meyer, 5/10/2015

When is the BBQ

Michele, 7/20/2016

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