Stories tagged with: Rib Fest

August 30, 2014 - 9:27pm
1 year 51 weeks ago

The 11th annual Rib Fest took place at the Muskingum County Fairgrounds Friday and Saturday.

Rib Fest features 14 different vendors. People who came had the chance to enjoy live music, good company, and of course, the ever popular ribs. If you arent a fan of the rib, you could purchase chicken, fish and other fried food. Ernie Bynum C.E.O of The Minority Business Resource Network of Southeastern Ohio says he feels the musical and social aspect keeps people coming back.


August 31, 2013 - 6:50pm
2 years 51 weeks ago

Locals came out to the Muskingum County Fairgrounds to enjoy finger licking good barbeque at the annual Rib Fest.

This is the 10th year for the event hosted by the South Eastern Ohio Minority Business Association. The Rib Fest raises money for the organization to award scholarships to area youths. Some of the money raised goes to the Gant Foundation, Martin Luther King Jr. Foundation and the Zanesville Civic League. Organizers say putting the event together is tough and they are...

September 3, 2011 - 4:55pm
4 years 50 weeks ago

The heat wasn't enough to stop rib lovers Saturday afternoon as the 8th annual Rib Fest wrapped up in downtown Zanesville.

Co- Chairman Ernest Bynum said the Friday and Saturday event continues to grow each year with more than 5,000 people in attendance.

"A lot of people are trying to get us to go to Sunday," laughed Bynum. "I say if we went to Sunday I'd be dead."

The festival offers more than just ribs. Vendors as far as Florida have returned each year...

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