Exchange Club of Naperville's Ribfest Cancellation

The Exchange Club of Naperville, organizers of the 33rd annual Ribfest, have spent the past few months in constant careful situation analysis and discussion, in order to accurately and comprehensively assess the current climate for summer festivals. In consideration of the current COVID-19 conditions and recent capacity restrictions mandated by the state, the Club has concluded that the health and safety of Ribfest attendees, volunteers, and entertainers cannot be guaranteed for such a large-scale public event. Therefore, the Exchange Club of Naperville, along with the Village of Romeoville, regretfully believes that Ribfest simply cannot go forward this year. Please click here for full details.

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ADA Accommodations

We are so glad you are considering Ribfest as a 4th of July weekend option.

There are sidewalks and pavement in some of the main areas for Ribfest, but Ribfest remains mostly grassy, particularly in the rib vendor area and the seating area for the concerts.

We have areas set aside for mobility compromised patrons and their companions in both music areas and handicapped accessible restrooms throughout the park.

Navistar Main Stage and Romeoville Toyota Pavilion

The ADA compliant seating area in the Main Stage and Secondary Stage viewing areas are raised and have ramps. One (1) companion seat per guest is available in the ADA areas.

Entrances:

All ticket options will be accepted at any gate. Free remote ADA parking and free shuttles are available as well. Our 2020 Ribfest map, when available will be available here. Wheelchair rental is not available at Ribfest nor is transportation provided within the park.

Sign Interpreters

To schedule an American Sign Language interpreter for a Ribfest 2020 Navistar Main Stage headliner performance, please email your request to info@ribfest.net. Don't forget to include the performance date in your request as requests for an interpreter must be received at least 8 hours before the event to ensure an interpreter is available. Advance notice also allows our dedicated interpreters time to study the play list! Note: ADA seating is available at both stages. Ask to be directed to the ADA viewing platform. Thank you for considering Ribfest for your 4th of July weekend!

State issued license plate or placard is required to park in ADA.

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Romeoville, IL July 2-5, 2020
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