The Strathcona Sunrise Rotary Club of Courtenay your host for the 5th annual Ribfest welcomes you back

Friday september 13th 4pm-9pm, Saturday 14th 11am-9pm, sunday 15th 11am-6pm

Once again held at the Comox Valley Exhibition Grounds, 4839 Headquarters Road. As always, admission is free by donation at the gate, all proceeds go directly to the Rotary Club of Strathcona Sunrise – Courtenay. 

Four award winning Ribbers are back to satisfy the need for the best in BBQ.  There will be live music, a Kidzone and a variety of marketplace vendors to do a little shopping. In addition there are also a number of other food and refreshment options, as well as some satisfying adult beverages.  Ribfest is dog friendly (on leash) and is aiming to be a Zero Waste event and parking is only $2 with proceeds benifitting Sunrise Rotary.  

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Your 2019 Ribbers

All four of last year’s outstanding Ribbers are returning to provide you with some incredible lip smackin’ finger lickin’ great tastes. All have been award winners at many events across the country and in the USA over the past several years. 

Make note of the dates, September 13-14-15 at the Exhibition Grounds and bring the whole family!

Prairie Smoke & Spice

Misty Mountain BBQ

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3 days of delicious ribs!


Proceeds will support some of Strathcona Sunrise Rotary Club‘s local and international projects.

Misty Mountain BBQ

Ribfest is pleased to have Misty Mountain BBQ back with us this year. They bring the art of bbq from the high country of Alberta, just for you to enjoy. Join us this year, September 13, 14 & 15th at the CV Exhibition Grounds.

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Prairie Smoke & Spice BBQ

Ribfest is very happy to welcome back Prairie Smoke & Spice BBQ once again with their genuine pit-smoked bbq. They have been winning awards at bbq competitions across the continent for years, soon they will be here to satisfy your bbq cravings. They also feature...

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Gator BBQ

Ribfest has the pleasure of welcoming back Gator BBQ to this year's event. In the business of satisfying cravings for over 30 years winning awards wherever they go, Gator has what you need. Get your bbq on and take home some of their incredible rubs and sauces for...

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