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We’ve reached 5000 likes on Facebook

Wooohooooo we’ve reached 5000 likes on Facebook. That’s right, 5000 likes!! 🙂 We would like to take this opportunity to thank each and every one of you for your amazing support! www.facebook.com/BrantfordRibfest/              

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Rogers TV – Inside Brant

Hey Festival lovers, our own Entertainment Coordinator of the Brantford Kinsmen Ribfest – Jeffrey Harding had the pleasure of being interviewed on Rogers TV’s Inside Brant. Check it out. http://rogerstv.com/media?lid=237&rid=7&gid=279983 Your mouth may be watering as Gord and Caroline talk about the Brantford Kinsmen Ribfest coming up August 11-13, 2017 at Cockshutt Park in Brantford.

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2017 ENTERTAINMENT ROSTER

As promised, we proudly present our 2017 entertainment roster! With a terrific balance of familiar faces, local legends, and new favourites, this may very well be our best band lineup to date! Mark your calendars and join us in Cockshutt Park! ‪ AUGUST 11, 12, 13, 2017 FRIDAY: August 11 4pm-11pm All *main areas open […]

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Accepting Marketplace Vendors

The 8th Annual Brantford Kinsmen Ribfest is accepting applications for Vendors. This festival is held at Cockshutt Park in Brantford on August 11th – 13th, 2017. This festival features five Ribbers, many wonderful and unique vendors, food trucks and lots of fun! This is a huge event with an expected attendance of 26,000+ customers. If […]

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Why not take the transit

Hey festival-goers. Great news. The Brantford Transit is again going to detour off the normal route in West Brant to accommodate Rib Fest 2017 festival goer’s. The Brantford Transit will be stopping and picking up right out front of the park, so to save yourself some time looking for parking, why not take the transit. […]

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Entertainment Roster Booked

Our entire Ribfest entertainment roster is booked and confirmed! A sincere ‪#‎thankyou‬ goes out to the 250+ artists/bands who applied for one of the 9 spots on our schedule; every year the decision(s) get more difficult! We’ll be announcing our complete lineup the first week of June. With a terrific balance of familiar faces, local […]

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VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

The Brantford Kinsmen Ribfest is a fun family community festival being held in Cockshutt park in Brantford’s west Brant area on August 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 2017. We are looking for 50 volunteers to help out with tasks such as setting up, taking down, ground maintenance, drink servers greeters and selling raffle tickets. The […]

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New to Ribfest

Hey, contest lovers. New to the Brantford Ribfest this year is a rib eating contest. But not your ordinary food eating contest. This is a food eating contest with a twist. This contest is a relay-style race where contestants take turns eating delicious grilled ribs as fast as they can. The team who pigged out […]

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SAVE THE DATE

Save the date – The Steering Committee for the Brantford Kinsmen Ribfest is already working on plans for summer. Our 2017 dates will be August 11 – 13, 2017 and we’re gradually updating the website as things get finalized. But in the meantime, check out our website to see videos and photographs from our fabulous […]

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Entertainers/Bands…

Attention entertainers/bands… Looking to play at Brantford Kinsmen Annual Ribfest on stage? We are now taking applications for Bands and other entertainment wishing to perform during our August 2017 Ribfest. If you’re a Band or someone you know has a band and wishes to apply, please email us at music@brantfordkinsmen.ca with all your details including […]

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ANOTHER SPECTACULAR YEAR!

News highlights from the 2016 Kinsmen Annual Ribfest http://www.brantfordexpositor.ca/2016/08/07/food-messy-but-good-at-ribfest-2 Some images to feast your eyes on Photography provided by Jody Phillips & Brantford Expositor.

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