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Amherstburg Rotary Ribfest 2019

July 5 @ 11:00 am - July 7 @ 8:00 pm

Amherstburg Rotary Ribfest Logo

The 10th Annual Amherstburg Ribfest proudly presented by the Amherstburg Rotary Club, has expanded and now at a bigger new location, the Libro Credit Union Centre, taking place July 5-7, 2019.

This is a family event – there is something for everyone – food, entertainment, rides, children’s activities, a licensed beverage area, daily 50/50 draws and best of all – you’ll get to experience some the best ribbers in the world! Other great food vendors will be onsite as well for a varied selection of eats for those not in the mood for ribs.

Ribbers at the Amherstburg Rotary Ribfest

A view from the hill at Centennial Park shows the Ribbers all set up during the Amherstburg Rotary Ribfest on July 9, 2016. Photo by Eric Bonnici / Eyes On Windsor.

Golden Onion at the Amherstburg Rotary Ribfest

Amherstburg Rotary Ribfest attendee holds up a Golden Onion he just purchased. Photo by Eric Bonnici / Eyes On Windsor.

Musical Line Up

So far entertainment announced include Adam Butcher performing all weekend, and Buck Twenty Band will headline on Friday night!

Children’s Activities

Children will enjoy bouncy castles, clowns, magicians, face painting, and more in the Kids Zone!

New This Year:

Ribfest Cornhole Tournament

The 1st Annual Ribfest Cornhole Tournament will take place on Saturday afternoon. Entry is $25 per person and must be registered by noon on Saturday July 6th. Prize money for the winners will be dependent on the number of entries.

Relay Rib Eating Contest

Also new this year, the 4 person relay rib eating contest on Saturday afternoon (times 1:30pm – 2:30pm), entry fee is $100.00 per 4 person team. Cash prizes awarded. Call Steve 519-300-0961 for details and to register a team.

Sunday Family Day / Motorcycle Show

Family day features lots of fun entertainment and a Shine & Show Motorcycle Show.

Parking and admission are FREE but donations towards the Amherstburg Rotary Club are greatly appreciated.

Don’t forget your lawn chair – pets are NOT allowed. Coolers are not allowed on site.

The dates and times are as follows:

Friday July 5 – 11:00 am to Midnight

Saturday July 6 – 11:00 noon to Midnight

Sunday July 7 – 11:00 noon to 7:00 pm

Amherstburg Rotary Ribfest volunteers

Amherstburg Rotary Ribfest volunteers with ‘Rotary Charity Pig’ welcome guests to the festival gates at Centennial Park on July 9, 2016. Photo by Eric Bonnici / Eyes On Windsor.

 

Venue

The Libro Complex
3295 Meloche Rd.
Amherstburg, Ontario N9V 2Y8 Canada
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