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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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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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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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ACCEPTING MARKETPLACE VENDORS 2019

The 10th Annual Brantford Kinsmen Ribfest is accepting applications for Market Vendors. This festival is held on August 9th – 11th, 2019. This festival features five Ribbers, many wonderful and unique vendors, food trucks and lots of fun! This is a huge event with an expected attendance of 30,000+ customers. If you are a business, […]

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THANK YOU 2018

THANK YOU EVERYONE FOR 2018 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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Rogers TV – Brant Life 2018

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. https://rogerstv.com/show?lid=12&rid=54&sid=7844&gid=295627 Your mouth may be watering as Dave Carrol as he talks ribs, and the Brantford Kinsmen Ribfest coming up August 10-12, 2018 at […]

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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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