Band Stage

ATTENTION ARTISTS…

Now is the time to apply for your chance to perform at the 10th running of Brantford Kinsmen Ribfest, August 9th – 11th, 2019 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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GREAT 2018 HOLIDAY SEASON!!

Warmest Greetings of the Season  and Best Wishes for Happiness in the New Year with Holiday Blessings. From the Brantford Ribfest Committee, the Kinsmen Club of Brantford and all our great ribfest Sponsors. See you all again for another spectacular ribfest – August 9 – 11, 2019 www.brantfordribfest.com

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Monthly Newsletter

We’ve publishing a monthly newsletter. The newsletter provides an update of the news at the Brantford Ribfest. It’s sent to everyone who’s signed up for our public mailing list, and we hope it’s a useful way of keeping up to date with what we’ve been up to. Previous newsletters are available online. You can receive […]

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Save the Date 2019

Save the date – The Steering Committee for the Brantford Kinsmen Ribfest is already working on plans for summer of 2019. Our 2019 dates will be August 9 – 11, 2019 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 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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RIBFEST Sponsor Signs 2018

9th Annual Ribfest only 20 days away

With the 9th Annual Brantford Kinsmen Ribfest only 20 days away, we want to send out a huge Thank you to all of our amazing sponsors! Want to attach your name to our Festival? Contact us at: ribfest@brantfordkinsmen.ca. Elements Casino Brantford TELUS Molson Canadian Sunbelt Rentals Rogers TV Parkway Dentistry Northgate Rent-All Intrigue Brantford Brant […]

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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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2018 Entertainment Roster!

As promised, we proudly present our 2018 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 10th – 12th at Cockshutt Park! FRIDAY, AUGUST 10th 6:00pm-8:00pm […]

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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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