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2018 ENTERTAINMENT BOOKED

Our entire Ribfest entertainment roster is booked and confirmed! A sincere ‪#‎thankyou‬ goes out to the 372 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 on Wednesday June 6 at 12p.m on our Facebook at www.facebook.com/BrantfordRibfest. With a terrific balance […]

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Rib Eating Contest

Hey, contest lovers. The Brantford Ribfest, rib eating contest is now open. But it’s 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 the fastest […]

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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, 2018. 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 hours are […]

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ATTENTION ARTISTS…

Now is the time to apply for your chance to perform at the 9th running of Brantford Kinsmen Ribfest, August 10th-12th at Cockshutt Park in West Brant. Blues, Classic Rock, Country and R&B cover bands – we are searching for professional and reputable musicians to entertain at our family-friendly event! If you are well-established, have […]

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Thank You 2017

During every Festival, we get a lot praise from patrons who enjoyed the festival. Obviously, we appreciate all of it! It takes a lot of manpower to pull off a show and they don’t often get to share in the praise. So, here is great heartfelt thank you to them! Sponsors. Without the generosity of […]

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Ribber Awards 2017

  Winners are as follows: Brickyard BBQ won in People’s Choice Bad Wolf BBQ won in Best sauce Tennessee Fatbacks BBQ won in Best chicken Brickyard BBQ won in Best ribs Crazy Canucks Smokers BBQ won in Best Pig rig   Group picture. But all ribbers in our eyes are winners, and we appreciate them for putting […]

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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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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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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! 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! Listen in live at http://radio.securenetsystems.net/v5/CFWC

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