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26th Annual BBQ RibFest

  • 333 S.Clinton St., Fort Wayne, IN 46802
  • (260) 602-1831
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  • Dates: June 15, 2023 - June 18, 2023
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: Headwaters Park Pavilions
  • Price: Free Thur-Sat until 5:30 $6 ADULTS (18 & OVER) $3 KIDS (8 TO 17) UNDER 8 FREE SUNDAY $3 (10 & OVER), DADS FREE, UNDER 10 FREE
  • Wheelchair Accessibility: Yes
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The 26th annual Ribfest is four days of unbelievably delicious, mouth-watering BBQ served up just the way you love it by National Award Winning BBQ teams from across the country.

This year’s event starts on Thursday June 15th at 11:30 AM and ends on Sunday June 18th at 9:30PM. Each year upwards of 40,000 ribfeasters descend on Headwaters Park in downtown Ft. Wayne where over twenty-five tons of incredible BBQ is consumed during Ft. Wayne’s favorite summer festival.

Brisket, ribs, pulled pork, rib sandwiches, bbq chicken, and so much more.



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