Hendricks County Rib Fest & BBQ

202429jun10:00 am10:00 pmHendricks County Rib Fest & BBQ10:00 am - 10:00 pm Hendricks County Fairgrounds, 1900 E, Main Danville Indiana 46122CategoryFair/Festival,Free,Small Indiana Town Festival,Summer FunFilterFreeSeasonalBalloon Festival,Summer Fun

HENDRICKS COUNTY RIB-FEST and Balloon Glow

Event Details

Annual tradition featuring live entertainment, games for kids, lots of food, and fireworks! Local restaurants compete for bragging rights!

Hendricks County Rib Fest & BBQ Event Info: 

  • Event Date:  June 29, 2024 | 10 AM – 10 PM
  • Schedule: Event begins at 10 AM | Rib Run begins at 8 AM |  Fireworks will start after dusk.
  • Address: Hendricks County 4-H Fairgrounds; 1900 E Main St, Danville, Indiana 46122
  • Parking: $5 per car; enter Gate 5 off North Country Road 200 East
  • Event Admission: Free

In addition to Rib-Fest, the community can participate in the 9th Annual Rib Run sponsored by IU Health West with a 5k run and followed by Riblet Kids Run.

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

7:15 am – 8:45 am: Rib Run Packet Pickup

9 am – 10 am: 5K Rib Run

9 am – 7 pm: Craft Fair

10 am – 10:20 am: Kids Riblet Run

10 am: Rib-Fest Opens

2 pm: Judging Begins for “Best Ribs” & “Best Sauce”

2 pm – 4 pm: Heritage Expo

3 pm – 8 pm: Petting Zoo

8:45 pm – 9:30 pm: Balloon Glow (times may vary)

FIREWORKS AT DARK!!

RIB-FEST FOOD VENDORS

RIB VENDORS

  • Barbecue & Bourbon
  • Bud’s BBQ Catering and More
  • Delia’s Ribs & Catering
  • Double D’s Southern BBQ
  • Fireboxxe BBQ
  • Georgia’s Kitchen
  • Phat Daddy’s BBQ
  • RidiQlous BBQ
  • Smokey Bones Bar & Fire Grill
  • Stadium 1 Sports BBQ & Pub

OTHER VENDORS

  • Avon American Legion Post #145
  • Cabin Coffee Company
  • Hometown Mini Donuts
  • Kiwanis Club of Avon
  • Kona Ice
  • Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt Avon