Media Release: 

May 22, 2019


Kanata Ribfest, OTTAWA, Canada - Immediate Release

May is National BBQ Month and what better way to celebrate it than by getting sticky at the 5th Annual Kanata Ribfest May 24-26 @ Community Hub, (400 March Road), in the heart of Kanata.

Ribfest is all about serving the best in slow-cooked Ribs, BBQ Chicken, Brisket, and deeelish Pulled Pork. This year we have 5 Award Winning Ribbers including Brickyard BBQ, Gonzalez BBQ, Ribs Royale BBQ, Big M's Smokin' BBQ, and Crazy Canuck Smokers. The Suburbalicious Ribfest will also feature Live Music all weekend long (including Dirty Deeds ACDC, Eastbound of Bytown, Blues & Company), a Craft Beer Garden and Bar Box, Best Rack Competition, Face Painting, Midway, Carnival and Games, Market Vendors, Feature Foodies, and the NEW Ribber Olympics. ​The family friendly Festival offers FREE Admission with a donation, lots of Free Parking, and more.

“We got the meat! Join us for the Official Kickoff of the BBQ season as Kanata Ribfest promises to bring all of the finger licking, lip smacking, mouth watering BBQ you could want to eat. It’s truly an amazing social experience to share with your friends, family, and co-workers” says Les Gagne, Festival Director. "This is the 2019 Kanata Ribfest celebrating the Great Canadian BBQ and you're all invited to get your sticky on all weekend long!"

For more sticky info, follow us on Twitter @KanataRibfest, or visit us online at or feel free to contact Les personally at KanataRibfest@mail dot com or via phone at 613-851-5752.

Finally, we’ll be giving away FREE Racks of Ribs so stay sticky with us on Facebook/KanataRibfest and on Twitter @KanataRibfest to win.


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© 2019 Kanata Ribfest and Car Show presented by Feature Festivals.