Rib Cook-Off and Music Festival Kicks Off!

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The Marc’s Great American Rib Cook-Off and Musical Festival kicked off Friday and will be a Memorial Day weekend destination for many families in Northeast Ohio.

Every year it’s a tasty battle to see who will win best ribs!

There are plenty of other food and entertainment options, too.

Here are a few things you need to know before heading to Jacobs Pavilion at Nautica for the event!


Friday: Noon-11 p.m.
Saturday: Noon-11 p.m.
Sunday: Noon-11 p.m.
Monday: Noon-8 p.m.


Joan Jett and The BlackHearts
Saturday at 9:15 p.m.

Taking Back Sunday
Sunday at 9:15 p.m.

Blackberry Smoke
Monday at 6:15 p.m.


Friday: $1 for adult general admission tickets
Saturday-Monday: $8 … or save $2 on adult general admission with a coupon

New This Year: Saturday and Sunday from Noon-3 p.m. is free!

Kids 12 and under are free every day, all hours.

All entertainment is free with paid general admission.


Full Marc’s Great American Rib Cook-Off and Music Festival Info

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