The 2013 Ribs RnB Music Festival promises to be the hottest event of the summer. This highly anticipated family event attracts consumers by the thousands. They flock to taste the latest grilled sensations prepared by our featured “Ribbers”. They eat, drink, shop and revel in the festive atmosphere created by the summers hottest entertainment line-up with popular national acts like the Temptations, The Dramatics, Al B Sure, Con Funk Shun and more!! 2013 will be just as star studded EVENT DETAILS Dates and times: Friday, August 9, 2013, 11:00 a.m.- midnight Saturday, August 10, 2013, 12:00 p.m.- midnight Sunday, August 11, 2013, 12:00 p.m.- midnight Location: Philip A. Hart Plaza – Downtown Detroit, Michigan (on the riverfront overlooking Canada) Cost: Free to the public all day Friday free Saturday and Sunday until 2:00 pm ----------------------------------------- "A taste of Detroit " all weekend long!! For more info or vendor form, please contact us at: 800-794-7503
AUGUST 11 2012
“The Soul of The City” Media Contact: Johnnie Washington 248-797-0609 Jwash906@sbcglobal.net FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 20, 2013 OFFICIAL NEWS RELEASE RIBS R&B Music Festival August 9,10, 11 2013 RIVER DAYS CONTINUE at Hart Plaza 18th ANNUAL “RIBS R&B Music Festival” ON THE BEAUTIFUL RIVERFRONT Hart Plaza IN DOWNTOWN DETROIT” August 9, 10, 11, 2013 2013 will be filmed all 3 days for its national debut . Johnnie Washington is proud to announce!!! “THE SOUL OF THE CITY” There will be lots of great food in Downtown Detroit with barbeque ribbers from across the United States. Detroit will have the best barbeque this side of the Mississippi August 9, 10, 11, 2013. On Sunday, August 11th, chefs from around the country will smoke, grill and season ribs to perfection during the tasty Rib Cook Off. This year, 15 grillers will compete for the Best Ribs and Best Sauce title. Each winner will receive a 3ft trophy and bragging rights. Detroit’s most anticipated event of the summer. The 18th Annual Ribs “N” Soul Festival has a new name Rib’s R&B Music Festival will host thousands of rib lovers who will eat, drink and shop while enjoying the sounds of Platinum and Grammy award winning groups as well nationally and local recording artist 2013 line up . On Sunday 10:00 am El bethel Church with Pastor Glass will present a full Sunday service at Hart Plaza followed by our Gospel Showcase starring “Gospel divas” will take place noon until 3:00pm R&B and Jazz from 4:00pm til midnight R&B and Jazz performances by international, national, and Local acts all weekend long. The hottest event of the Summer!!! This premier summer attraction will bring people from as far as Atlanta, GA Jacksonville, FL, the Carolina’s, Chicago, IL Indianapolis, and our own backyard the State of Michigan. The Ribs R&B Music Festival is more than just great food will also feature a Health Expo, Art on the River, an African village, a Business Expo, and Kid’s Zone. In addition, there are two entertainment areas featuring national, regional and local talent. Friday, Saturday, and Sunday will feature our hottest R&B AND NEO SOUL, NEO JAZZ Entertainment. On Sunday morning , you can enjoy a full Church service starting at 10:00am followed by our gospel fest. noon until 3:00pm and eat great food all at the same time. There will also be many regional and local artists performing throughout the weekend. Preferred seating and VIP tickets are available for both Saturday and Sunday shows. “We work hard to provide our guests with exceptional entertainment and an experience for the entire family,” said Johnnie Washington, the event Producer. “We expect this year’s festival to be one of the hottest event of the summer.” This event is expected to draw over 250,000 people over our 3 day weekend. Ribs R&B Music Festival “the soul of the city” has place Detroit Michigan in the national spot light receiving national coverage as a Premier event in the United States also, getting coverage in Jet Magazine a national and international publication. 2013 promises to be just as exciting with great food and world class entertainment. For vendor information and how to become an Ambassador sponsor call 1-800-794-7503 or email Johnnie Washington at email@example.com or visit www.ribsrnbjazzfest.com Festival hours: Friday, August 9th 11am – Midnight Saturday, August 10th Noon – Midnight Sunday, August 11th Noon – Midnight 2012 winner: “Rubs Bar B Q” Winner “Best Ribs & Best Sauce” Team winner 2011: Harbor House “The Soul of The City" Midwest largest Ribs and Music Festival
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