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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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2016 RIBBER AWARDS!

This year was a hot one, and with great events means some delicious ribs. Here is a list of those who won awards at this year’s Brantford Kinsmen Annual Ribfest. Brickyard BBQ – People’s Choice Brickyard BBQ – Best Chicken Brickyard BBQ – Best Sauce Bad Wolf – Best Pig Rig Gator BBQ – Best Ribs

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2 Days until

Of course, the Brantford Kinsmen Annual Ribfest is all about the food! Only 2 days to go until the kick-off. Join us for fun, food, live music and so much more! Visit www.facebook.com/kinsmen.ribfest/ for full event details.

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CKPC Radio Interview

Tune into 1380 CKPC between 8:15 am and 8:30 am Monday morning (August 3rd) for a discussion with our Entertainment Coordinator – Jeff Harding about this year’s event! https://www.facebook.com/kinsmen.ribfest/posts/1063724480343004 Listen in live at http://streamdb5web.securenetsystems.net/v5/CKPC

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FaithFM Radio Interview

Tune into 99.9 FAITH FM between 8:05 am and 8:20 am Tuesday morning (August 2nd) for a discussion with our Entertainment Coordinator – Jeff Harding about this year’s event! https://www.facebook.com/kinsmen.ribfest/posts/1063725393676246 Listen in live at http://radio.securenetsystems.net/v5/CFWC

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