Ribfest Brings in the Masses - KFYRTV.COM - Bismarck, ND - News, Weather, Sports

Ribfest Brings in the Masses

Posted: Updated:
You know the phrase..."you're eyes are bigger than you're stomach". Well, if you spent anytime at Ribfest this week, you'll know that phrase is pretty spot-on. 

Visitors come far and wide to taste the creations of five different award-winning national barbecue vendors. This saucy event was created to draw attention to the downtown area. And participants say despite the rain earlier today, they've had no shortage of customers. 
"In total we've probably gone through forty cases of ribs and we're gonna run out-this is it," says owner of Joe's Rasta, Joe Alexander. "It rained all day so we cut it a little short. But anyway, we've got plenty of other pork."
Proceeds from the Ribfest will go towards making downtown Bismarck even better than it already is. 
  • Latest NewsMore>>

  • VisitMinot Selects New Executive Director

    VisitMinot Selects New Executive Director

    Friday, August 22 2014 10:51 PM EDT2014-08-23 02:51:50 GMT
    The board of directors for VisitMinot has chosen its new executive director.
    The board of directors for VisitMinot has chosen its new executive director.
  • Businesses Prepare for Day of Giving

    Businesses Prepare for Day of Giving

    Friday, August 22 2014 8:04 PM EDT2014-08-23 00:04:55 GMT
    Saturday, members of the community will come together to bring a little joy into the lives of children in need.
    Saturday, members of the community will come together to bring a little joy into the lives of children in need.
  • Grant will Expand XC Skiing

    Grant will Expand XC Skiing

    Friday, August 22 2014 8:03 PM EDT2014-08-23 00:03:48 GMT
    Thanks to First National Bank and Trust, the Minot Park District will be expanding its cross country skiing program this winter.
    Thanks to First National Bank and Trust, the Minot Park District will be expanding its cross country skiing program this winter.
Powered by WorldNow
    Powered by WorldNow
    All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Worldnow and KFYR. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.