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RibFest at Riverfront Park

RibFest at Riverfront Park

Date/Time
Aug 03, 2017 - Aug 07, 2017
All Day

Categories

Our ribbers travel across America to bring to Mankato’s RibFest nationwide flavor. The ribs will be judged under three different categories; Best Ribs, Best Pulled-Pork, and People’s Choice. Experience the great taste of ribs and other wonderful foods where you can be the judge!

The Vetter Stone Amphitheater is pleased to announce Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo to Mankato for the Saturday headliner at the 20th Annual RibFest.  Headlining Thursday will be country music legend Travis Tritt, and finishing out the weekend will be RibFest favorite the Chris Hawkey Band on Sunday.

HEADLINE ENTERTAINMENT

Thursday – Travis Tritt

Friday – TBA*

Saturday – Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo

Sunday – The Chris Hawkey Band

*Friday Headliner, opening acts, pricing, times, and additional info to be announced at a later date.

RIBBERS

Our “ribbers” travel across America to bring to Mankato’s RibFest a nationwide flavor. The ribs will be judged under three different categories; Best Ribs, Best Pulled-Pork, and People’s Choice. Experience the great taste of ribs and other wonderful foods where you can be the judge!

Austin’s Texas Lightning BBQ

Porky Chicks BBQ

Big Boned BBQ

Chicago BBQ Company

Aussom Aussie Australian BBQ Company

BBQ King Smokehouse

Come enjoy the finest music around! The outdoor festivities will be held rain or shine.


Location
Riverfront Park

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