Frequently Asked Questions
Q: What is the cost of admission?
Q: What is the event address?
A: Brockville Ribfest is located at: Hardy Park in Brockville. Across from 80 Water St. West, the corner of Water St. and Home St., Brockville, ON K6V 4N6
Q: Do vendors/beer tent accept Visa/Mastercard or debit?
No, but there are ATMs on site.
Q: What other kinds of foods are available in addition to ribs?
There are plenty of other foods available, including:
- Blooming onions
- Hot dogs
- French fries & Poutine
- Funnel cakes
- Butterfly Fries
- Deep Fried Pickles
- Ice cream
- And more!
Q: Can I bring my dog or other pets?
Yes, but all animals need to be on a leash. No dogs allowed in the beer tent.
Q: Where can I park?
You may park along any of the city streets. Please obey the parking rules as some streets only allow parking for certain lengths.
Pay parking is available at the corner of Water and Kincaid St with proceeds going to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Leeds and Grenville.
There is also a FREE Shuttle service to Rails to Trails and Ribfest at the following times:
- Thursday, August 10 from 2pm-10pm
- Friday, August 11 from 10am - 10pm
- Saturday, August 12 from 9am - 10pm
- Sunday, August 13 from 10am - 6pm
The FREE Parking and Shuttle drop off/pick up locations are:
- Brockville Memorial Centre
- Brockville Shopping Centre (Stingers)
Drop off to City Hall (Corner of King St. and Market St.)
Q: What are the hours of operation?
Brockville Ribfest spans four days:
- Thursday: 11 am to 10:30 pm
- Friday: 11 am to 10:30 pm
- Saturday: 11 am to 10:30 pm
- Sunday: 11 am to 6 pm
Q: Do the ribbers serve gluten-free food?
Yes, some do. Ribs Royale, Gator BBQ, Silver Bullet, and Camp 31 have gluten-free sauce and rubs on their food. Some of the sauces for sale are not gluten free.
Q: I’m not from the area. Where can I stay?
The Comfort Inn, Brockville, is a supporter of Brockville Ribfest and an ideal place to rest your head after a long day at the festival.