Where is the RibFest Site?

This year, Loyalist City RibFest is located at the Marco Polo Cruise Terminal, Saint John.  Please use the entrance from Water Street just before the Diamond Jubilee Cruise Ship Terminal.


Are there foods available other than pork ribs?

Yes, there is chicken, pulled pork, brisket, beef ribs, and more.

What entertainment will be featured?

Because of the drive-thru nature of the event this year, there is no entertainment offered onsite this year.

How do I volunteer?

Please email loyalistcityribfest@gmail.com or complete the form on Contact Us to let us know of your interest in volunteering.  Check the Volunteer page for information about volunteer opportunities.

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the hours of operation?


Friday August 28, 11:00am - 8:00pm

Saturday August 29, 11:00am - 8:00pm

​Sunday August 30, 11:00am - 6:00pm

Is there parking available?

As this year's event is drive-thru only, there is no parking onsite.

How do I become a sponsor?

Please email loyalistcityribfest@gmail.com or complete the form on Contact Us to let us know of your interest in being an event sponsor. 

What is the cost of admission?

There is no admission cost to the site, you only pay for the food and you purchase from vendors.

Are children allowed?

Definitely! Not only are they allowed, they are encouraged to attend, minors must be accompanied by an adult.

Do the vendors accept credit or debit cards?

This year vendors will accept cash, credit or debit card.

Loyalist City RibFest 2020


August 28-30, 2020 


Marco Polo Cruise Terminal

Saint John , NB