Cornwall, June 26th, 2023 – Get ready to indulge your taste buds and groove to the rhythm of fantastic live music as the highly anticipated Cornwall Ribfest returns for another mouthwatering edition from July 27th to July 30th. This four-day extravaganza promises to be a sensational event filled with irresistible barbecue, top-notch entertainment, and unforgettable experiences for the whole family.
The festival kicks off on Thursday with the all-new Ribfest Idol, showcasing a fresh format that brings even more excitement to the stage. With an impressive prize pool totaling $1,700.00, talented performers will compete for a chance to claim victory and earn well-deserved recognition.
Thursday’s entertainment continues with a fantastic lineup featuring The Shiners, whose infectious energy and captivating melodies are sure to get the crowd moving. And that’s not all! Prepare to experience the incredible Journey tribute act, Don’t Stop Believing, led by the talented Roy Nichol.
On Friday, the festivities heat up as The Butcher Boys take the stage, serving up a sizzling blend of rock and blues. They will be followed by Growing Fires, known for their dynamic performances and catchy tunes that ignite the audience’s enthusiasm. The evening continues with the electrifying sounds of Shot of Whiskey, a band guaranteed to get your feet tapping. And that’s not all, as Capital Beatles and Queen Flash deliver epic tributes to two of the greatest bands in rock history.
Saturday promises a smorgasbord of musical delights with an impressive lineup that includes Fork in the Road, whose soulful harmonies and engaging melodies will captivate all who listen. Escape the Population will then take the stage, bringing their energetic and infectious brand of rock. The Hallions, known for their high-energy performances, will keep the excitement alive, followed by the captivating sounds of Fatal Vision and The County Lads. And to top it all off, the legendary Northern Pikes will grace the festival with their iconic hits and undeniable talent.
The grand finale on Sunday presents an array of captivating acts, starting with Us With Wolves, whose unique blend of rock and alternative sounds will leave a lasting impression. Jukebox Junkies will then take the stage, treating the audience to a nostalgic journey through beloved classics. And get ready for the enchanting tunes of Grace Willison and the Hopeless Wanderers, followed by the sensational Solid Gold Revival, who will transport festival-goers back to the golden era of timeless hits.
Cornwall Ribfest 2023 promises to be an incredible celebration of music, food, and community spirit. Mark your calendars and join us from July 27th to July 30th at Lamoureux Park in Cornwall Ontario for a sensational experience that will leave you craving more.
For more information, visit the Cornwall Ribfest website at www.cornwallribfest.com and follow us on facebook @cornwallribfest for the latest updates and announcements.