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Northwest Ohio Rib Off

Northwest Ohio Rib Off

Lucas County Fairgrounds
1406 Key St.
Maumee, OH 43537

Friday - Sunday, August 16-18, 2019 | See Times Below

Friday, August 16 | Noon - 11 p.m. (Free Admission until 2 p.m.)
Saturday, August 17 | Noon - 11 p.m. (Free Admission until 2 p.m.)
Sunday, August 18 | Noon - 7 p.m. (Free Admission All Day)

Head to the Lucas County Fairgrounds for national touring rock and country acts as well as family fun and delicious barbecue. As always, plenty of mouth-watering ribs will be available from pitmasters both locally and from afar. The event is part of the National Barbecue Cookers Association. All NBCA members are certified Food Safety Professionals. Performers at this year's Rib Off, presented by Dunn Chevy Buick, will be Justin Moore, Night Ranger, and Hotel California, an Eagles tribute band.


Friday, August 16 | Justin Moore
Performance at 8 p.m.

On Friday, country artist Justin Moore will kick things off. The singer will perform music from his fifth studio album “Late Nights and Longnecks” including the single “The Ones That Didn’t Make It Back Home.” Moore’s previous album “Kinda Don’t Care” was his third consecutive No. 1 album debut and featured chart-topping singles “You Look Like I Need A Drink” and “Somebody Else Will.” He has seven No. 1 singles including “Point at You” and “Lettin’ The Night Roll.”

$45 - Advanced Reserved Seats
$16 - Advanced General Admission
$20 - Day-Of General Admission

Saturday, August 17 | Night Ranger
Performance at 8 p.m.

On Saturday, the popular ’80s rock band Night Ranger takes the stage. With more than 17 million albums sold worldwide, Night Ranger epitomizes the arena rock sound and style. The group shot to fame with a string of best-selling albums including “Dawn Patrol,” and “Midnight Madness” and had numerous hit singles including the power ballad “Sister Christian.”

$30 - Advanced Reserved Seats
$12 - Advance General Admission
$15 - Day-Of General Admission

Sunday, August 18 | Hotel California & Family Day

Sunday is Family Day. Hotel California, a tribute band will perform, recreating the legendary sound of The Eagles, one of the most popular bands in rock history. Free Concert.


Tickets for the Northwest Ohio Rib Off will be available beginning April 12 at, Stranahan Theater box office, all Tireman locations, and Buckeye Broadband stores.

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