Kalamazoo Ribfest

Ribfest is a three day event at the Arcadia Creek Festival Place in Downtown Kalamazoo. As one of the original
festivals held downtown, Ribfest is now in its 30th year and attracts over 10,000 people each summer. Proceeds from the Kalamazoo Ribfest benefits the Arc Community Advocates. For more information about the festival, please visit: kalamazooribfest.com We hope to see you there!

Marketplace Tent

Each year, The Arc Community Advocates sponsors the Marketplace Tent at Ribfest. The Marketplace Tent provides opportunities for individuals with disabilities to showcase their artwork, small business, or other trade at no cost.  Spaces are limited so get your request form in!

We have a fillable form for those who want to participate in the Marketplace tent to show off your goods.  Click here to get a form to fill out and send it back to us for Sue Rush.

For rules and regulations in regards to being an artist in the Marketplace tent, click here!  Both forms must be filled out and sent to us for you to be able to participate!