2024 Rib Burn Off

The Marous DTW RIB BURN OFF hosted by the Downtown Willoughby Bar and Restaurant Association returns to downtown Willoughby May 18th and 19th!

This two-day event features beer, craft cocktails, local vendors, a Meijer’s Kids Zone, live music on three different stages featuring local and national bands, and of course, RIBS from participating downtown Willoughby restaurants & national vendors. Erie Street will be closed to all traffic for both days.

This FREE event will take place on Saturday, May 18 from Noon – 10 p.m. and Sunday, May 19 from Noon – 8 p.m.

For more details about this year’s event, including bands/times, please visit http://dtwrbo.com.


Beginning at 5 AM Saturday through midnight Sunday:

* Erie Street at Vine St/Mentor Ave

* Euclid Ave at Sharpe Ave

* River Street to City Hall parking lot

* East Spaulding Street

* Glenn Ave – Closed from SOL parking lot apron to Erie Street

* Third Street – Closed from the apron of the mail carriers

parking lot to Erie Street

* Second Street – Closed from the apron of Texture Salon

to Erie Street

* West Spaulding – Closed from the apron of Willoughby Library to

Erie Street


* Detour: Use Clark Street from Vine Street to Sharpe Ave. to Euclid Ave. to bypass DTW

* No truck traffic permitted on Clark Street, please proceed to Beidler Rd

* River Street will open for limited access to Willoughby United Methodist Church

* Outdoor market is open (8am-12pm)

* Access to City Hall Parking lot at approximately 2:00 PM on Saturday (after the Market closes)

* No left turn onto Mentor Ave. from Todd Field parking lot

Road Closure Map

RETAIL VENDORS: Aloha Glow, Capital Vacations, Infinity Windows, Jovann’s, Leaf Home Water Solutions, LeafFilter Gutter, Marous Development Group, Marous Builders, Marous Management Services, Protection, Light It Up, Nicholas Games, NRG, Ohio State Waterproofing, PetWants, Renewal by Anderson, Unique Home Solutions, Universal Windows Direct, Wilson Heating-Plumbing-Cooling

FOOD & DRINK VENDORS: After Hours BBQ, Ballantine, Barrio, BG’s Main Event, Big Pappy’s BBQ, Blazin Bronco BBQ, Buckeye Concession, Bud Light, Bud Light Seltzer (cherry), Budweiser, Copa Wines, Cowboy’s BBQ, Dukes N Boots, Fat Freddie’s, Fungry, Gary’s Concession, Geraci’s, Goose Island, Hog Heaven BBQ, Hoop Tea, Joey’s Rockin Poppin Popcorn, Kiwanis Lemonade, Kolar Concession, Kona, Michelob Ultra, Nora’s, Pelican’s Snoballs, Pranzo, Pulpoloco Sangria, Sage, Smokin T’s, Sol, T’s Concession