UXBRIDGE: The Bonner Boys will once again be holding Ribfest, at Elgin Park in Uxbridge, with this year’s event set to kick off on Friday, July 14th.
The Ribfest will be held in the park, from July 14th until Sunday, July 16th. The event will begin at 5 p.m. on July 14th, with live entertainment, at 6 p.m. until 11 p.m., from Mayfly’s Landing, Tanner Potter, Erin Blackstock with “Therapy Seekers” and Dani Strong.
On July 15th, the event will run from 11 a.m. until 11 p.m., and on July 16th the event will run from 11 a.m. until 7 p.m. Some of the performers on the Saturday and Sunday include Brian Milroy, Rearview, Kris Barclay and Rory Taillon.
“Last year, the Ribfest was a great success. We had great weather,” President of the Bonner Boys, Jason Hicken told Uxbridge Councillors, at a meeting in March.
Back for a second year will be the Big Rig Show and Shine, being held on Saturday, July 15th. Judging will start at noon. It will feature 8 classes of competition and there will be raffle prizes and a concert.
Throughout the weekend, there will also be a kids zone, a beer garden and a variety of vendors. Admission into the event is by donation.
For more information on the event, including the full entertainment schedule, go to /www.bonnerboys.org,, or check out the Bonner Boys on Facebook.