Big Red & Musical Festival Entertainment Schedule is set

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Later this week four days of great music will accompany some of the best ribs in the country at the third annual Fry's Food Stores Big Red Rib & Music Festival. The main stage on the Great Lawn at Sportsman's Park, just outside of University of Phoenix Stadium, will feature both national headlining acts along with six local Arizona musical groups. The first day of the Big Red Rib & Music Festival will be Thursday, April 25 and the excitement will run through Sunday, April 28.

The 2013 Arizona Cardinals Draft Party, presented by Valley Chevy Dealers, will take place on Thursday evening. On Friday evening, country music artist Phil Vassar will headline the main stage. KC & The Sunshine Band will get everyone on their feet Saturday evening and show why they have sold over 100 million records in their storied musical career. Intocable (Untouchable), a Tejano/Norteño musical group from Zapata, Texas, will perform on the main stage on Sunday evening. 


Main Stage Schedule: 






Arizona Cardinals Cheerleaders

Stephanie Eason Band

Whiskey's Quicker


La Llegadora


6:00 PM

1:00 PM

2:00 PM

NFL Draft Coverage

Phil Vassar

The Sugar Thieves

Bando Mi Lindo Mazatian

5:00 PM


3:30 PM

4:00 PM

Chad Freeman &



Chris Parker Project

2013 Rib Awards


6:00 PM

5:30 PM


KC & The Sunshine Band






8:30 PM



Event Schedule:

Thursday, April 25---4:00 PM-9:00 PM (Arizona Cardinals Draft Party - Free admission)

Friday, April 26---4:00 PM-11:00 PM

Saturday, April 27---11:00 AM-11:00 PM

Sunday, April 28---12:00 PM-8:00 PM

Event Location and Parking:

The Great Lawn at Sportsman's Park is located just to the west of University of Phoenix Stadium. Free event parking will be available in the West (Orange) carpark.

Ticket Information:

General Admission tickets for Friday, Saturday and Sunday are only $6.00 for adults. General admission tickets for seniors (60 & over) along with active and retired military are only $2.00. Children 12 and under are admitted free all four days. General admission tickets can be purchased in advance at the University of Phoenix Stadium ticket office or at the Big Red Rib & Music Festival entrance on event day.

Reserved seats can be purchased for Phil Vassar, KC & The Sunshine Band and Intocable. These tickets are on sale now and can be purchased on-line at or University of Phoenix Stadium ticket office.

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