(DHI Media/Ed Gebert)
(DHI Media/Ed Gebert)

The 2014 edition of the Van Wert Rib Fest kicked off Friday evening at Van Wert County Fairgrounds. Visitors to the event were treated to ribs from a number of competing barbecue teams, as well as live music, and other entertainment. Rib Fest continues this weekend as part of the community Crossroads Festival.