What is the cost of admission?

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

Are there foods available other than pork ribs?

Yes, there is chicken, pulled pork, french fries, brisket, beef ribs, poutine, pizza, and much, much more.

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the RibFest Site?

This year, Loyalist City RibFest is located at Lower Cove Terminal, Saint John.  Please use the entrance from Water Street just beyond teh Diamond Jubilee Cruise Ship Terminal.

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Is there parking available?

Parking is available on site, by donation, which is shared with at least two other charities in Saint John.

Do the vendors accept credit or debit cards?

Vendors accept cash only, but there are ATMs on site.

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 are the hours of operation?

Thursday June 13, 11:00am - 11:00pm

Friday June 14, 11:00am - 11:00pm

Saturday June 15, 11:00am - 11:00pm

​Sunday June 16, 11:00am - 6:00pm

Are children allowed?

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

What entertainment will be featured?

Please check our Entertainment page for the most recent list of bands/performers appearing. The Entertainment page will be updated as more are announced.

Loyalist City RibFest 2019


June  13-16, 2019 


Lower Cove Terminal

Saint John , NB



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.