April 12, 13 & 14,  2013
Manatee County Fairgrounds




VOLUNTEERS


Please consider volunteering your time at the 6th Annual Gulf Coast Rhythm & Ribfest. You will not only have fun volunteering at the event, but are able to stay before and after your shifts to enjoy the music and food. It will truly be a great weekend!

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RIBMASTERS


“Greatest Ribs in America”, “Golden Ribs Award”, “Best Sauce in the Nation” and numerous “People’s Choice Awards” are just a few of the Titles and Awards, the attending Rib Masters share amongst them. Last year’s winners of the “Best Ribs” and “Best Sauce” Awards will attend again and are ready to defend their titles.

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TICKETS

Purchase tickets online, at participating Walgreens stores or at the gate.

Get your tickets.

 

KIDS FEST


Families will find plenty to do and will enjoy Games, Rides, Prizes, Thrill Shows, and Live Entertainment in our Interactive Kid’s Fun Zone.

 

SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES


Sponsorship and Vendor Opportunities are still available. Last years event attracted over 25,000 attendees. This year’s event is even bigger and better and is expected to draw 30,000 visitors from Manatee and the surrounding counties to the Manatee Fairgrounds.

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Tickets to the 2012 Gulf Coast Rhythm & Rib Fest
are available at all participating Walgreens Stores
in the Tampa Bay Area and at the Gate
(Click for locations)

 

SAVE BIG $$ on Ribfest Admission!
$10 Advance Admission Tickets are available for SATURDAY and
$15 Advance Admission Tickets are available for SUNDAY!

Children 12 and under are always FREE with a ticket holding adult.
Admission includes the Headline Entertainment!
See below for ticket information, prices and locations.

 

STILL 2 WAYS TO GET YOUR TICKETS

TICKET OUTLETS AT THE GATE
Sale ends at noon on April 14th
 

 

 

AT PARTICIPATING WALGREENS STORES IN THE TAMPA BAY AREA
  • $10 General Admission Tickets available for Saturday and $15 General Admission Tickets for Sunday.  
    Children 12 and under are FREE with a ticket holding adult.
     
  • Sale is final.  No returns, refunds, or exchanges.  No Re-entry.
     
  • Available while supplies last. 
    Walgreens ticket outlet sales end at Noon on April 14th.
     

Click here for TICKET OUTLET LOCATIONS

 

ADMISSION AT THE GATE DURING THE FESTIVAL

 

  • Friday, April 13th:  Opening Night Special “$5 Friday!” – Enjoy $5 admission and $5 Drink Specials!  Children 12 and under FREE with a ticket holding adult.
     
  • Saturday, April 14th: $15 General Admission.  Children 12 and under FREE with a ticket holding adult.
     
  • Sunday, April 15th: $20 General Admission.  Children 12 and under FREE with a ticket holding adult.

 



  Prohibited Items:

NO Pets except registered service dogs. These are the only animals that will be allowed admittance to the event.
NO Coolers
NO Outside Food or Drinks
NO Weapons
NO Video Cameras
NO Fireworks
NO Glass Containers

TICKET OUTLETS

District Nbr Store Nbr Str Concat Addr Str Zip5 Cd
52 1934 1802 JIM REDMAN  PLANT CITY  FL 33563
52 2083 3155 UNIVERSITY PKWY  SARASOTA FL 34243
52 2085 1700 N LOCKWOOD RIDGE SARASOTA FL 34234
52 3613 4220 MANATEE AVE W  BRADENTON  FL 34205
52 3963 6003 14TH ST  BRADENTON  FL 34207
52 4034 1011 BLOOMINGDALE AVE  VALRICO FL 33596
52 4282 1504 53RD AVE  BRADENTON  FL 34203
52 4379 4320 26TH ST W  BRADENTON  FL 34205
52 4523 930 PROVIDENCE RD  BRANDON  FL 33511
52 4811 12807 HWY 301  DADE CITY  FL(ISC) 33525
52 4812 930 8TH AVE W PALMETTO  FL 34221
52 4841 4210 SR 64 E  BRADENTON  FL 34208
52 4962 128 E BRANDON BRANDON FL    (ISC) 33511
52 5437 17511 BRUCE B DOWNS TAMPA FL(ISC) 33647
52 5604 6429 GALL BLVD  ZEPHYRHILLS FL 33542
52 5641 3425 53RD AVE WEST  BRADENTON FL 34210
52 6029 11115 E DR MLK BLVD  SEFFNER  FL 33584
52 6135 8315 MARKET ST  BRADENTON FL 34202
52 6156 3535 N TAMIAMI TRAIL SARASOTA FL 34234
52 6412 28115 STATE  54 WESLEY CHAPEL FL 33543
52 6515 5945 US HWY 301 N  ELLENTON FL 34222
52 6732 2102 BAKER ST PLANT CITY FL (ISC) 33563
52 6751 514 E WINDHORST RD  BRANDON FL 33510
52 6828 13323 BOYETTE RD  RIVERVIEW  FL 33569
52 6860 3405 LITHIA PINECREST VALRICO FL 33596
52 7010 2110 STATE RD 60  VALRICO  FL 33594
52 7105 11010 BLOOMINGDALE  RIVERVIEW  FL 33578
52 7106 5896 CORTEZ RD  BRADENTON  FL 34210
52 7177 705 N PEBBLE BCH  SUN CITY CTR FL 33573
52 7569 20741 BRUCE DOWNS BLVD  TAMPA FL 33647
52 9297 10427 BIG BEND RD  RIVERVIEW  FL 33578
52 9475 10624 GIBSONTON DR  RIVERVIEW  FL 33578
52 9980 1455 U MANATEE RIVER BRADENTON FL 34212
52 10484 5605 FISHHAWK CROSS  LITHIA  FL 33547
52 11790 36515 SR 54  ZEPHYRHILLS  FL 33541
52 12102 14415 ARBOR GREEN  BRADENTON  FL 34202
52 13850 3200 EAST BAY DR HOLMES BEACH FL 34217
53 1077 3550 FRUITVILLE RD  SARASOTA  FL 34237
53 1921 3506 CLARK RD  SARASOTA  FL 34231
53 2512 905 E CAPE CORAL  CAPE CORAL  FL 33904
53 2941 3593 S CLEVELAND AVE  FT MYERS FL 33901
53 3264 1224 S TAMIAMI TR  SARASOTA  FL 34239
53 3332 3601 BEE RIDGE RD  SARASOTA  FL 34233
53 3355 6 DEL PRADO BLVD N  CAPE CORAL FL 33909
53 3606 6465 S TAMIAMI TRAIL  SARASOTA FL 34231
53 3628 4204 PALM BEACH BLVD  FT MYERS FL 33905
53 3753 2710 DEL PRADO S  CAPE CORAL  FL 33904
53 3830 1947 FRUITVILLE RD  SARASOTA  FL 34236
53 3831 13501 N CLEVELAND  N FT MYERS  FL 33903
53 4033 1490 US HWY 41 BYPASS  VENICE  FL 34285
53 4645 1534 CAPE CORAL  CAPE CORAL  FL 33914
53 4799 22449 EDGEWATER  PT CHARLOTTE  FL 33980
53 4979 3901 S TAMIAMI TRAIL  SARASOTA FL 34231
53 5016 1930 KINGS  PORT CHARLOTTE  FL 33980
53 5017 3795 S TAMIAMI TRL PUNTA GORDA FL 33950
53 5575 5800 BEE RIDGE RD  SARASOTA  FL 34233
53 5660 5281 CLARK RD  SARASOTA FL 34233
53 5856 4 PINE ISLAND NE  CAPE CORAL  FL 33909
53 5859 15 S INDIANA AVE  ENGLEWOOD FL 34223
53 6071 1100 LEELAND HGTS  LEHIGH ACRES F 33936
53 6164 15180 S TAMIAMI  NORTH PORT  FL 34287
53 6473 13551 MCGREGOR BLVD  FT MYERS FL 33919
53 7028 1606 DEL PRADO BLVD CAPE  CORAL F 33990
53 7029 2409 SANTA BARBARA CAPE CORAL FL 33914
53 7078 1405 E VENICE AVE  VENICE  FL 34292
53 7465 16000 CLEVELAND AVE  FT MYERS  FL 33903
53 7496 2940 S MCCALL RD  ENGLEWOOD  FL 34224
53 7875 1800 TAMIAMI TR PORT CHARLOTTE FL 33948
53 9170 12600 TAMIAMI TRAIL  N PORT  FL 34287
53 9317 1009 N SUMTER BLVD  NORTH PORT FL 34286
53 9627 12041 PALM BEACH  FT MEYERS  FL 33905
53 10145 1063 TOLEDO BLADE  NORTHPOINT  FL 34288
53 10179 6370 BAYSHORE RD  N FORT MYER  FL 33917
53 10668 2575 NE HWY 70 E  ARCADIA  FL 34266
53 10829 611 BURNT STORE RD  CAPE CORAL FL 33991
53 10964 10672 COLONIAL BLVD  FT MEYERS FL 33913
53 11487 391 TAMIAMI TRAIL S  VENICE  FL 34285
53 11787 1120 N TAMIAMI TRAIL  NOKOMIS  FL 34275
53 12392 4105 POINTE PLAZA BLVD  VENICE FL 34293
53 12698 3001 TAMIAMI TRL  PT CHARLOTTE FL 33952
100 575 674 WELCH CSWY  MADEIRA BEACH  FL 33708
100 1339 3077 54TH AVE S ST PETERSBURG  FL 33712
100 2163 660 GULFVIEW  CLEARWATER BEACH FL 33767
100 2200 2195 66TH ST N  ST PETERSBURG  FL 33710
100 2230 5420 9TH ST N  ST PETERSBURG  FL 33703
100 2326 10410 ROOSEVELT  ST PETERSBURG FL 33716
100 2524 337 75TH AVE ST PETERSBURG BCH FL 33706
100 2665 3350 CENTRAL AVE ST PETERSBURG FL 33712
100 2761 10551 GULF  TREASURE ISLAND  FL 33706
100 2918 875 9TH ST N  ST PETERSBURG  FL 33701
100 3046 2295 E BAY DR  LARGO  FL 33771
100 3428 6735 CENTRAL AVE ST PETERSBURG FL 33710
100 3429 13705 78TH AVE N  SEMINOLE  FL 33776
100 3471 1604 S MISSOURI  CLEARWATER  FL 33756
100 3555 1880 N BELCHER RD  CLEARWATER  FL 33765
100 3556 10121 SEMINOLE BLVD  SEMINOLE  FL 33772
100 3597 3700 34TH ST N  ST PETERSBURG  FL 33713
100 3794 5701 22ND AVE S  GULFPORT  FL 33707
100 3795 6996 US HWY 19  PINELLAS PARK  FL 33781
100 3808 901 22ND AVE S  ST PETERSBURG  FL 33705
100 3988 10563 PARK BLVD  SEMINOLE  FL 33772
100 4481 3994 N TYRONE  ST PETERSBURG  FL 33709
100 5326 800 W BAY DR  LARGO  FL 33770
100 5661 4401 GULF BLVD  ST PETE BEACH FL 33706
100 5662 814 CLEVELAND ST  CLEARWATER  FL 33755
100 6292 5405 N 66TH ST  ST PETERSBURG FL 33709
100 6608 2991 ROOSEVELT  CLEARWATER  FL 33760
100 6786 7751 49TH ST  PINELLAS PARK  FL 33781
100 6804 5767 38TH AVE N  ST PETERSBURG FL 33710
100 7157 7400 66TH ST  PINELLAS PARK  FL 33781
100 7651 10697 ULMERTON RD  LARGO  FL 33771
100 7827 7610 4TH ST N  ST PETERSBURG  FL 33702
100 7918 5 PATRICIA AVE  DUNEDIN  FL 34698
100 9031 3851 4TH ST PETERSBURG  FL  (ISC) 33703
100 9517 10196 66TH ST  PINELLAS PARK  FL 33782
100 13030 3950 EAST BAY DR  LARGO  FL 33771


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Gulf Coast Rhythm & RibFest is a major annual fundraising event benefiting United Community Centers, Inc. who provides educational, social and recreational programs to over 1,500 low income, and at-risk youth throughout Manatee County, Florida. Along with educational, social and recreational activities, the centers are heavily involved in programs to help economically disadvantaged youth find healthy solutions to the problems of poverty, drugs, crime, teen pregnancy and low self-esteem. United Community Centers, Inc. is a 501(c) 3 not-for-profit organization and all or a portion of contributions are tax-deductible.