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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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Brantford Ribfest Awards

RIBBER AWARDS 2019

The winners of the Brantford Ribfest 2019 awards on Sunday August 11th where are as follows. Best Pig Rig Route 55 BBQ Best Sauce 3rd place – RazorBack BBQ 2nd place – Route 55 BBQ 1st place – Gator BBQ Best Chicken 3rd place – Brickyard BBQ 2nd place – Gator BBQ 1st place – […]

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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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BrantLife

ROGERS TV – BRANT LIFE 2019

Hey Festival lovers, our own Entertainment Coordinator & MC of the Brantford Kinsmen Ribfest – Jeffrey Harding had the pleasure of being interviewed on Rogers TV’s Brant Life. Check it out. http://rogerstv.com/media?lid=237&rid=54&gid=314753 Your mouth may be watering as Dave Carrol as he talks ribs, and the Brantford Kinsmen Ribfest coming up August 9-11, 2019 at […]

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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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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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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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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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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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