2014 Kickoff and Rib Festival

Welcome to the Kickoff and Rib Festival at Heinz Field. It’s all about family! You’ll find food and fun for all ages. Free admission offers the best ribs in the country, world class entertainment, games and rides for the kids, and much more. Bring along your Steelers pride and appetite to this Pittsburgh tradition August 28th thru September 1st!

Event Hours:

Thursday, August, 28 – 12pm to 12am
Friday, August, 29 – 12pm to 12am
Saturday, August, 30 – 10am to 12am
Sunday, August, 31 – 12pm to 12am
Monday, September, 1 – 11am to 8pm

2013 Rib Fest crowd
View our entire 2014 Events Calendar. Add events to your Google calendar! Check back often as new events are added!
Schedule of Events link
concert from stage
The Kickoff and Rib Festival present Free concerts by the best local and national recording artists. The 2014 lineup includes: The Clarks, Tres Lads, Maggie Rose, Eli Young Band, Highway Run, and Thomas Rhett…
Concerts link
2014 rib vendor winners
Meet our national award winning rib vendors. View detailed information on rib and all other vendors…
Vendors link
Vendors, please visit our Contact page for registration information…
Vendor Registration link