Erie's Wild Rib Cook Off & Music Festival

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Erie's Wild Rib Cook Off & Music Festival Perry Square
568 State Street, Erie 16501

You are invited to join the fun at the 29th Annual - Erie's Wild Rib Cook Off & Music Festival in downtown, Erie, PA. Known as the "kick-off" to summer in the region, this festival features Nationally Touring BBQ Rib Cooking Teams preparing the very best in BBQ cuisine.

Get your taste buds ready for 4 days of the best BBQ this side of anywhere. Satisfy your cravings with ribs, brisket, dinners and other BBQ delights. Each Ribber prepares their mouth-watering BBQ with their own secret recipe specialty rubs and a variety of BBQ sauces. Choose from a variety of delicious sauces from the apple flavored favorite to sweet, tangy, tart and spicy and several levels of heat to please your taste buds.

Enjoy the family focused atmosphere in the beautifully renovated, tree shaded Perry Square Park in the heart of Erie. This festival has many surprises for 2019 and details will be added as they become available.

They invite you to visit the many auxiliary festival food booths. There will be something here for every pallet. Even though this event is a meat-eater's paradise, stop in, they will have some vegetarian options.

Many elements in the planning! What you can expect . . .
* Bands on the Main Stage
* LADIES NIGHT - Thursday, May 30th in the Big Top Tent
* Vendors
* Informational Booths
* Businesses
* Artists & Crafters
* Rib Kidz FUN Zone Featuring Erie Bounce Inflatables
* Beer on the Plaza
* Tented Dining Area


More is being planned. Full details will be on as they are developed.

If you are interested in being a part of this 29th Annual family-focused festival, please complete the application (Link below)


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