Brantford Kinsmen Ribfest - This event has already occurred
Friday, August 5, 2022 4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Upcoming Dates:Saturday, August 6, 2022 11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Sunday, August 7, 2022 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Brantford Civic Center, 79 Market Street S.
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Brantford Ribfest is three days of great food, live music and family fun brought to you by the Brantford Kinsmen Club. Five of North America's best Ribbers will take to the Brantford Civic Centre during the weekend, along with vendors, children's entertainment, a beer tent and live entertainment on the main stage.
Brantford will come alive with the smell of BBQed ribs, fantastic food vendors, a family entertainment zone. The Brantford Ribfest brings the excitement of family-oriented fun for all ages and the thrill of BBQ competition together for three days of entertainment and amazing food. North America's greatest rib teams are coming to Brantford to compete for top awards including Best Ribs, Best Chicken, Best Pig Rig and People's Choice.
Become one of more than 30,000 people yearly who have attended this admission free spectacular family event filled with food, fun and entertainment.
New this year!: Rib-eating contest. Challenge your friends, co-workers, family members, or other businesses to compete. The team who pigged out the fastest wins. Catch the Rib Eating Contest on Friday and Saturday from 5:00pm-5:30pm on the Main Stage.
Please no outside food or coolers of beverages. Backpacks may be checked. Vendors accept cash only. ATM will be available onsite.
NO PETS EXCEPT GUIDE ANIMALS AT THE FESTIVAL.
City of Brantford bylaws, prohibit smoking on Ribfest grounds but is allowed in designated areas off field.