BBQ is a constant topic of discussion and deabte in the U.S.. It is a passion in Canada as well.
Canada’s Largest Ribfest is the name of an annual event held in Spencer Smith Park by the lake shore in Burlington, Ontario. The Burlington Lakeshore Rotary Club organizes the four-day-long Ribfest to raise money for charity during the Labour Day weekend. This year marks the event’s 20th year.
In early 2009, the Burlington Ribfest rebranded itself as “Canada’s Largest Ribfest” In September, 175,000 people and 18 rib teams attended the 14th annual Canada’s Largest Ribfest, consuming 150,000 pounds of ribs over the weekend. An estimated $320,000 was raised for local charities.