Meat lovers finish off first helping of Ribfest

– This year’s new , , featured some of the best from around the country serving up everything from chicken to pulled pork.

This was the first event of its kind in the province and couldn’t be happier with the turnout.

“It’s our first year Ribfest and we are absolutely pleased. We’re overwhelmed, we’ve had fantastic weather. The of Saskatoon have come out in , so we’re extremely pleased,” said organizer Darren Williams.

The event kicked off on Friday at Diefenbaker Park with and entertainment throughout August long weekend.

Professional “ribbers” got a chance to show off their recipes and funds raised will support local and .

Organizers say they hope to make this will become an annual event in the city.

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