Forum staff reports, Published April 16 2010
RibFest announces musical lineupRibFest made it official today, confirming the musical lineup for the five-day festival.
- June 9 – Country singer Phil Vassar.
- June 10 – Local country band 32 Below.
- June 11 – 1990s rockers Gin Blossoms.
- June 12 – ’80s and ’90s hard rockers Dokken and Slaughter.
Acts for the afternoon of June 13 will be announced later.
Featured food vendors this year are Porky N’ Beans, Aussom Aussie’s BBQ, Cowboy’s Barbeque & Rib Company, Johnson’s BBQ, Rasta Joes BBQ, Desperado’s BBQ and Willingham’s BBQ World Champion Foods.
Porky N’ Beans has won Critics’ Choice Award for the past two years, while Aussom Aussie’s BBQ earned the People’s Choice Award for 2009.
Admission prices will be the same as last year, with $5 entrance and $3 for parking. Coupons for discounted admission will be available. The Lip-Smackin’ Lunch Special allows free admission and parking from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 9-11. The Riblet Fest for children offers free admission from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 12.
For more information, go to www.fargodome.com or call (701) 241-9100.