Ribfest is turning five years old this year!! Mark your calendars for Aug 21-22, 2015. We’re bringing you some hometown Chicago blues this year as we feature some of the best acts around. Check out our Schedule page for all the details! Little Bear Ribfest is truly a community event. Special thanks to the Village of Vernon Hills and the volunteer groups who support the event each year. Everyone works tirelessly to bring you this event, and it shows. Vernon Hills has arguably the best festival site in all of Lake County. Now let’s get ready for some ribs!!