December 2, 2016

17th Annual Rib America Festival

Once again Downtown Indy will rock this Labor Day weekend, August 31-September 3, 2012, when the 17th annual Rib America Festival presented by Indiana Pork Farmers returns to Military Park.

The 2012 Rib Fest music lineup has just been announced:

Live Music

Friday, August 31st
Music starts at 5:30 p.m.

  • Duke Tumatoe
  • Eddie Money
  • George Clinton and Parliament-Funkadelic

Saturday, September 1st
Music starts at noon

  • Upshot
  • Twin Cats
  • The Werks
  • Ivan Neville’s Dumpastafunk
  • moe.

Sunday, September 2nd
Music starts at noon

  • PictureYes
  • Hunter Smith Band
  • Night Ranger
  • Tesla

Monday, September 3rd
Music starts at noon

  • Dude
  • Borrow Tomorrow
  • Cheap Trick

*All Artists are Subject to Change without Notice.

More 2012 Rib Fest news will be announced here are it’s released.

About Brian Groce

Brian Groce is a native Indianapolis resident and is the President & CEO of Indianapolis based Surge Bucket Media, as well as the Editor In Chief of Indiana Chronicle, the parent publication of Naptown Buzz.

But first and foremost, Brian is the husband of his beautiful wife Amanda and the father of a house full of little ones.

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  1. Regina Barger says:

    So glad to hear NIght Ranger is coming back this year.. They rocked a couple years ago, and Im so ready to hear some more…Out of all the bands of the 80’s/ 90’s this one was def a favorite of mine…