The 11th Annual Hartford Rib Off


** Postponed until October 23rd and 24th, 2020

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2020 Hartford Rib Off

**Out of an abundance of caution for the health and safety of everyone during this trying time, we have rescheduled the Hartford Rib Off**.

Our new dates are:

Kick Off Party Friday, October 23

Main Event Saturday, October 24


The Hartford Rib Off
Hartford’s Premier Charity BBQ Event
2 Days of fun, food, and fundraising.  Tickets sold separately for each date.

Riverside Park, Hartford, CT.

Rain or Shine
The Kick Off Party
Beer, Cocktails, Live Music, Food Trucks, and more! 21+ to attend (click for more info)
The Hartford Rib Off Main Event
All you can eat BBQ, Beer, Cocktails, Live Music, and more! Fun for the whole family! (click for more info)

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2020 RIB OFF Beneficiaries:  

Journey Home

The Hole in the Wall Gang Camp

Hartford Rib Off Scholarship Fund

100% of Profits benefit the charities we choose to support.   The Hartford Rib Off, Inc. is a Connecticut non-profit corporation and is exempt from Federal income tax under section 501(c)3 of the Internal Revenue Code, EIN 82-1571658.

Come have fun with us so we can collectively change our world through the money we raise.
Mission Statement: Through family friendly BBQ and community-building events, the Hartford Rib Off is committed to raising awareness and funding to support the various objectives of Greater Hartford nonprofit organizations.

The Hartford Rib Off is sanctioned by KCBS  and  Click here to learn more about competing.
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The Hartford Rib Off - June 19 and 20, 2020

Riverside Park, 20 Leibert Road, Hartford, CT

The Hartford Rib Off, celebrating its 11th year, returns to Riverside Park in 2020!