Ribs & So Much More

Not only do we have a wide selection of activities planned for the family, we also have a wide selection of Ribbers, Food Vendors, and Artisans, who will be returning for another year. Be sure to take a look below and see what we have to offer!

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Organized and Hosted by
Rotary Club of Oakville Trafalgar


You’ll Love The Ribs

With nine well-known teams in our Wall of Ribbers, you can bet they will be competing hard to impress you with their saucy prowess. Try as many as you want (most offer sampler servings).

Don’t forget you can vote with your cell phone for the Best Ribs (289-274-5767) and Best Sauce
(289-274-5659). Need a phone charge? Visit our Charging Station. No phone? No Problem! Volunteers at the Instant Imprints Tent will take note of your votes. Voting ends Sunday at 3 pm. The winners will be announce at 4 pm on the main stage.

Jack the Ribber

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Bad Wolf BBQ


The Hogfather

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Route 55

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Brick Yard BBQ


Tennessee Fatbacks


The Crazy Canuck

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Boss Hog’s Smokin’ Chophouse


Southern BBQ

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Volunteers at Instant Imprints tent will take note of your vote.
“Halal foods and vegetarian foods are available at Ribfest”


Much More Than Ribbers!

Amazing Ribs are guaranteed at Ribfest, but you’ll find more than that to tease your taste buds. The other food vendors offer an assortment of treats, including poutine, chicken on a bun, hot dogs, back bacon on a bun, corn-on-the-cob, blooming onions, fried potatoes, doughnuts, funnel cake, Beaver Tails, popcorn, ice cream, flavoured ices, lemonade and more. Pop and water will be sold throughout the site.

Ontario Corn Roasters
Pappy’s Old-Fashioned Soda
Big Squeeze Lemonade
All Popped Up
Festival Foods
Tiny Tom Donuts
Slushy Bear

Texas Tornado
Beaver Tails
Chicken Devine
Billy Bob’s Bloomin’ Onion
MII Smoothies
Harrison’s Ice Cream

Visit Our Artisan Alley & Community Marketplace

Great food and amazing live music aren’t the only reasons you’ll enjoy Ribfest. There will be dozens of booths representing local businesses, charities and community groups in the Artisan Alley & Community Marketplace area.

You’ll find everything from original art and jewellery, hot sauces and healthcare, to clothing and food. Learn about fitness and crime prevention. Have your home energy questions answered, plan a new kitchen or bathroom, and much more. This year’s vendors and community groups include: