24th Annual Marc's Great American Rib Cook-Off & Music Festival: May 22-25

May 18, 2015, 10:08 ET from Live Nation

CLEVELAND, May 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The 24th Annual Marc's Great American Rib Cook-Off & Music Festival has something for everyone! From mouthwatering barbecue to soul-inspiring music, the Memorial Day weekend festival is the perfect way to mark the start of grilling season and the unofficial start of summer in Northeast Ohio. The annual barbecue extravaganza is produced by Live Nation and co-presented by Fox 8 and Bud Light.

 

WHEN:                     

Friday, May 22

12:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.       


Saturday, May 23

12:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.


Sunday, May 24    

12:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.


Monday, May 25 (Memorial Day) 

12:00 p.m. –  8:00 p.m. 




WHERE:      

Jacobs Pavilion and the Nautica Entertainment Complex - West Bank of the Flats


Cleveland, OH.








ADMISSION:    

Adult general admission ONLY $6 with coupon from Marc's Northeast Ohio locations. Kids 12 and under free every day, all hours. Entertainment continues to be FREE with a paid general admission ticket. Regular adult general admission is $8 and will only be sold at the Rib Cook-Off. Admission is FREE on Friday, Saturday and Sunday until 3 p.m. and Monday is $1 general admission all day.





RESERVED AND GENERAL ADMISSION TICKETS PROVIDE ACCESS TO BOTH THE COOK-OFF AND ALL OF THE MUSIC PERFORMANCES ON THE BUD LIGHT MAIN STAGE, ONES TO WATCH STAGE AND ROOTS OF AMERICAN MUSIC ACOUSTIC DINING TENT.   




ENTERTAINMENT      
HEADLINERS:     

America – Friday, May 22 – 9:30 p.m.


Steel Panther with special guest Future Villains – Saturday, May 23 – 8 p.m.


Robert Randolph and The Family Band – Saturday, May 23 – 4:35 p.m. (Ones to Watch Stage)   


Michael Stanley and the Resonators – Sunday, May 24 – 9 p.m.


Disco Inferno and The Hot Sauce Committee – Monday, May 25 – 4:30 p.m.

 


*All showtimes subject to change.







STAGE INFO:    

The cook-off will feature three stages including headliners on the Main Stage, Ones to Watch Live Nation Stage, and the Roots of American Music Acoustic Dining Tent. 




GRILLING    
COMPETITIONS          

Rookie barbecue chefs compete in the Marc's Amateur Grilling Competition Saturday, May 23! Then the best grill masters on the professional grilling circuit compete for the 2015 "Chuck Collier Greatest Ribs in America," "Butch Lupinetti Greatest Sauce in America" and the "People's Choice" awards with winners crowned Monday, May 25 at 4 p.m.







MORE INFO:       

Visit the festival's website at www.fox8.com/rib or call the Jacobs Pavilion Box Office during event hours at 216-622-6557.

                                      

    

SOURCE Live Nation



RELATED LINKS

http://www.fox8.com/rib