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Save the Date 2020

Save the date – The Steering Committee for the Brantford Kinsmen Ribfest is already working on plans for summer of 2020. Our 2020 dates will be August 7 – 9, 2020 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 […]

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THANK YOU 2019

THANK YOU EVERYONE FOR 2019 We get a lot praise from patrons who enjoyed the festival. Obviously, we appreciate all of it! We would just like to say thank you for being a part of our ribfest family. We are very grateful for your continued patronage because we wouldn’t be here without you. It takes […]

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Why not take the transit in 2019

Hey festival-goers. Great news. The Brantford Transit is again going to detour off the normal route in West Brant to accommodate Rib Fest 2019 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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COMMUNITY EVENT

Yes, it’s Ribfest time, but it is also so much more! The 10th Annual Brantford Ribfest will take place at Cockshutt Park – 35 Sherwood Drive, Brantford. Yes, you can buy ribs/pulled pork/chicken from our 5 of the best professional ribbers from North America who are competing for the titles are Crazy Canucks BBQ, Bad […]

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Our 2019 Ribber Line-up

All of our 2018 Ribbers are returning for our 10th annual event! In fact, many of them have been with us since the very beginning! Over the course of our #BrantfordRibfest weekend, they’ll be competing for the top spot in 5 awards categories – Best Ribs, Best Chicken, Best Sauce, Best Pig Rig and the […]

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2019 BANDS ROSTER!

As promised, we proudly present our 2019 Entertainment Roster! With a terrific balance of familiar faces, local legends and new favourites, this year we’re offering something for every taste, from Blues and Classic Rock to Country and Soul! Mark your calendars and join us August 9th – 11th at Cockshutt Park! FRIDAY, AUGUST 9th 6:00pm […]

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FAMILY ENTERTAINMENT

Air Bounce Inflatables Family Area All Air Bounce inflatables are 1 ticket each all weekend Ticket Prices are $3.00 each or 4 for $10.00 Air Bounce Ride All Day Wristbands $20.00 Small Bouncers Small Bouncers offer fun for little ones. They some features are a large jumping area, slide, the children will sure to be […]

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2019 ENTERTAINMENT BOOKED

Our entire Ribfest entertainment roster is booked and confirmed! A sincere ‪#‎thankyou‬ goes out to the artists/bands who apply for one of the spots on our schedule; every year the decision(s) get more difficult! We’ll be announcing our complete lineup over the next month on our Facebook at www.facebook.com/BrantfordRibfest. With a terrific balance of familiar […]

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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

2019 VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

The Brantford Kinsmen Ribfest is a fun family community festival held in Brantford on August 9, 10, 11, 2019. 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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