Event Postponed

This is the post we have been dreading having to make for weeks… It is with heavy hearts and overwhelming disappointment that the Brantford Kinsmen Ribfest steering committee must announce the postponement of our August 2020 event until August 2021. This follows a difficult decision made Tuesday night by the City of Brantford in consultation […]

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COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

We have had a handful of inquiries over the past several days regarding the #COVID-19 virus and the future of our 2020 festival. As of right now, OUR EVENT WILL CONTINUE AS SCHEDULED, August 7th-9th. As leaders in our community, we prioritize the health and safety of Kinsmen Club of Brantford Inc. members, guests, sponsors, […]

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As we alluded to yesterday morning, our steering committee have a MAJOR EVENT ANNOUNCEMENT to share with you at this time. For an entire decade, the Kinsmen Club of Brantford Inc. have presented our festival at Cockshutt Park. Over the last several years, our attendance and traffic have increased to the point where, according to the municipal […]

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The Brantford Kinsmen Ribfest is a fun family community festival held in Brantford on August 7, 8, 9, 2020. 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 flexible; the event times vary, so you […]

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Band Stage


Now is the time to apply for your chance to perform at the 11th running of Brantford Kinsmen Ribfest, August 7th – 9th, 2020 in Brantford. 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 a […]

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RIBFEST Sponsor Signs 2018

We’re looking for Sponsors/Partners

We’re looking for new Sponsors/Partners to JOIN OUR TEAM, find out more below! Brantford Kinsmen Ribfest Want to put your product or business in-front of 30,000+ REAL people this summer?! We’re looking for local, regional, and provincial Sponsors/Partners to join our ever growing team! Brantford Kinsmen Ribfest offers you the ability to do just that […]

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