2825 University Pkwy
Winston-Salem, NC 27105
The 13th Salem Smiles Twin City RibFest will be return to the Winston-Salem Fairgrounds June 1-4, after five years in the old Winston-Salem Journal parking lots on Fifth Street in downtown Winston-Salem. Long-time RibFest sponsor Salem Smiles Orthodontics has stepped up to become the new title sponsor of the event. Musical acts include teen blues sensation Chase Walker, up and coming country artist, Leah Seawright and GangstaGrass, a fusion band whose theme song for the FX TV series ‘Justified’ was nominated for an Emmy. The event’s “Rib Row” will feature a whole new group of new BBQ teams (also known as “ribbers”) Included this year is Billy Ray’s BBQ (NC), Dem Boyz Cookn BBQ (SC), Austin’s Texas Lightning (TX), Chicago BBQ Co. (IL), Texas Outlaws (KY), Blazin’ Bronco’s BBQ (FL) and BBQ King (IL).