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Rock Ribs & Ridges


Presented by Franklin Sussex Auto Mall, the Rock, Ribs & Ridges festival fires up the summer outdoor concert and grilling season with a full weekend of great music and mouthwatering barbecue.  The festival’s headliners have included a “Who’s Who” in Southern rock as well as some of the biggest names in classic rock.

But it’s more than great music that heats up this event.  Festival-goers will also enjoy two days of delicious barbecue served up by top regional chefs and award-winning competitive rib teams as well as an assortment of outstanding craft beer selections at this annual bash.  Come join us and thousands of your friends, both old and new, at the beautiful Sussex County Fairgrounds.

The summer concert and grilling season heats up as Franklin Sussex Auto Mall presents:
-2 days of classic rock and Southern rock, mouthwatering barbecue and refreshing craft beers
-Kansas, Jefferson Starship, the Outlaws, Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Artimus Pyle and more
-Top rib teams compete for the coveted titles of “Best Ribs,” “Best Sauce,” and ”Weis Markets People’s Choice.”

Earlier Event: April 24
75th annual Wild Earth fest pop up BBQ
Later Event: July 16
6th Avenue Festival