Brantford Kinsmen Annual Ribfest

August 5, 2022

August 7, 2022


Brantford & District Civic Centre, 79 Market St S, Brantford



Events Description


The Brantford Kinsmen Annual Ribfest is a family-friendly festival is one of Brantford’s most anticipated summer events, welcoming more than 24,000 people. Enjoy a weekend full of food, music and fun in Brantford’s beautiful Cockshutt Park. Savour mouth-watering ribs, hamburgers, slow-roasted corn, blooming onions and cool treats like ice cream and snow cones. The Molson Beer garden will be open daily, which is always the perfect spot to relax and enjoy the live music.

Award-winning ribbers from all over North America will showcase their finest ribs and sauces. Teams are competing for this year’s title of “Best Ribs”. Sample each team’s special recipes and vote for your favourite.

While ribs take centre stage, there is a lot more to enjoy at the festival. Local bands will be performing all weekend. Browse unique items while supporting local merchants. Brantford’s Ribfest has thought of everything this year.**

Become one of more than 30,000 people yearly who have attended this admission-free spectacular family event filled with food, fun and entertainment.

All new this year
•Challenge your friends, co-workers, family members, or other businesses to compete.
•The team who pigged out the fastest wins.
•Rib Eating Contest.

•You and 3 of your friends enter and 1 of you may not escape.

**Subject to COVID-19 restrictions.

There’s something for everyone at the Brantford Kinsmen Annual Ribfest!

Who is it for?

All ages – Free Admission


Date & Time:Friday, August 5 through to Sunday, August 7, 2022

Friday 4PM-11PM,

Saturday 11AM-11PM,

Sunday 11AM-7PM.

•Rib Eating Contest.
Fri. & Sat. 5:00 pm – 5:30 pm Main Stage

Venue : Brantford & District Civic Centre

79 Market St. South., Brantford.

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Free Parking
Public transit accessible


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