The 2014 Hendricks County Rib-Fest
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Kingsway Christian Church, 100 N & Dan Jones
? p.m. to Fireworks Celebration at Dark!
Games & Activities for kids!
Lots of Great Food!
Thank you to the following
sponsors and Vendors for an awesome 2013 Event!!!
Other Great Activities in Hendricks County or to make travel plans....
Visit Hendricks County
Full Slab Sponsor
Half Slab Sponsors
Quarter Slab Sponsors
Brownsburg Meadows & Countryside Meadows/ American Senior Communities
Ivy Tech Central IN
The Goddard School
"Footprint" Sponsor for Earthstock
"Tree hugger" Sponsor for Silly Safaris
Realliving Reality- Mitch Morales
Park Square Manor
"Captain Planet" Sponsor for Earthstock
BMO Financial Group
Forum Credit Union
Magnificent Vacations Cruise One
Grow You Business
Best Ribs: Delia's Ribs & Best Sauce: Devine Bar B Cue
Our Celebrity Judges
KC Cranfill Hoosier Momma Bloody Marys & Margaritas
Dave Galloway Hendricks County Sherriff
Tom Kline Avon Town Manager
Chuck Lofton Channel 13 WTHR
Bob Uhrick Lizton Town Council
Parking: We will be charging $5(cash) per carload at all lots. This is a Hendricks County Rib-Fest charge, and is not a charge inflicted by Kingsway Christian Church or Avon Community Schools. Other than food/drinks, the rest of the night is FREE! Please note that we will fill the Kingsway Christian Church parking lot first. We will then open the Sycamore Elementary lot, and once full, will open the Avon Middle School North Lot. We will have several shuttles running a continuous loop to bring people back to the event. Please look for the shuttle stop signs marked. Signs will be posted at the entrances of neighborhoods near the event that NO PARKING is allowed. Rib-Fest parking is also prohibited at Countryside Meadows.
Traffic: In order to best handle the exiting Rib-Fest crowd, the town/police will be closing the roundabout at Dan Jones and 100N in this manner: Westbound 100N will be closed to traffic, and southbound Dan Jones will be closed to traffic. Closures are only until the crowd has dispersed.
Credit Cards: We will have 2 credit card only lines this year and are accepting Visa, Mastercard, American Express and Discover. Please check out the vendor menus below to have an idea of pricing.
2013 Rib Vendors-Menu
Andre's BBQ & Seafood
Devine Bar B Cue
Hurricane Grill & Wings
2013 Dessert Vendors
Avon Kiwanis-Strawberry Shortcakes
Plainfield Kiwanis-Elephant Ears & Popcorn
Optimist- Funnel Cakes
Lady Raiders- Ice Cream
History of the Hendricks County Rib-Fest
The Avon Chamber of Commerce sponsored the first Hendricks County Rib-Fest on July 2, 2005 at the Washington Township Park in Avon. The event was a huge success!
Rib-Fest has become an annual tradition and features live entertainment, games for kids, lots of food, and fireworks! Local restaurants compete for bragging rights of "best ribs" & "best sauce" as judged by the local tasters. Hendricks County Rib Fest is always held the Saturday before the Independence Day so mark your calendars in advance!
We look forward to making this event more exciting with each year!