Attend the 22nd Annual RibFest at Riverfront Park, 309 West Rock Street for entertainment at Vetter Stone Amphitheater and ribs. Continuous shuttle bus service is available from 5 p.m. to 12 a.m., Thursday through Saturday. Access the shuttle bus at the Mankato Civic Center (One Civic Center Plaza) cutout on Riverfront Drive.
Performing in Vetter Stone Amphitheater
Thursday – 38 Special with The Chris Hawkey Band and Radda Radda
Friday – Dwight Yokam with The 4onthefloor and Tyler Booth
Saturday – Vince Neil and Great White with The Murphy Brothers Band, The Blue Ringers and Rook
Sunday – Church of Cash with Switch Road Band
“Ribbers” travel across America to bring to Mankato’s RibFest a nationwide flavor. Ribs will be judged under three categories; Best Ribs, Best Pulled-Pork, and People’s Choice