Ribfest 2018

The Optimist Club of Cornwall is holding their Annual Ribfest this year at Lamoureux Park from Thurs July 26 until Sunday July 29 2018. This 4 day celebration is filled with a huge beer garden, a kid zone, a fun Carter Shows Midway, and much more.

Ribfest has some of the best Ribs in Ontario including…


Texas Rangers
The Chop Shop Real Pit BBQ
Ribs Royale
Smokehouse Bandits
Fatboy’s BBQ


There will be several local and out of town bands for the 2018 lineup to keep you dancing for days!

4:30 – Ribfest Idol
5:30 – Opening Ceremonies
6:00 – Rez Pony
7:30 – Soundcheck
9:30 – Red/Taylor Swift

1:00 – Derek Falls Band
2:30 – Sevengate
4:00 – Twisted Kilt
5:30 – Gravel Hill
7:30 – Little White Lies
9:30 – Absolute Journey

12:00 – Grung Bot
1:30 – Shelter Valley
3:00 – Radio Nova
4:30 – Coldrift
6:00 – Mena Hardy
7:30 – Capital Beatles
9:30 – Carl Dixon sings the Guess Who

12:30 – Moonlight Ride
2:00 – Kilts, Riffs and Spurs
3:30 – Practically PettyTom Petty
5:30 – Road ApplesTragically Hip


So come down to Lamoureux Park July 26-29th to have some great food and drink, listen to some awesome music and just have a great time!


The Optimist Club is a civic organization run solely by volunteers. They serve the children of our community by offering programs for them to be involved in, and by providing a variety of community service projects.