LINCOLN, Neb. (KOLN) – Ribfest has retired. According to Tom Lorenz, General Manager of Pinnacle Bank Arena, the number of visitors has dropped in recent years. It was decided to let go of the event while it was still popular.
The Ribfest traditionally took place in the 3rd week of August. The event had taken place in the last 22 years and this would have been the 23rd.
Ribfest moved to the 2014 PBA Festival Space near Haymarket Park. Previously, the capital Ribfest took place in front of the Pershing Center. Lorenz said at the beginning, Ribfest is the only event of its kind. Now there are more possibilities.
Regarding the question of whether PBA is looking for a replacement in August, Lorenz 1