May 28, 2014 -- Today marks the official kickoff of the four day long "
The event has something for everyone--from music, to games to of course ribs.
This Rib Fest is certainly a crowd pleaser, drawing thousands to
Seven national touring rib cooking teams will be competing in a series of contests. Erie's very own "Famous Dave's" is also vying for your vote.
In addition, this year the festival is holding "Ladies Night BBQ", this event is just for the women.
That event will include women-owned businesses.
The event costs $30 dollars.
There is also the Kidz Fun Zone, live entertainment on the stage, and a bike night.
The newest addition this year is the People’s Choice booth which has been moved to the gazebo.
Erie’s Wild Rib Cook-off & Music Festival takes place on May 28th through May 31st, 2014 in Perry Square Park.
Wednesday, May 28th & Thursday, May 29th - 11:00am - 10:00pm.
Friday, May 30th and Saturday, May 31st - 11:00am - 11:00pm.