MANKATO — Grammy-winning Australian musician Rick Springfield is the headline performer for the 17th annual RibFest at Riverfront Park.
RibFest will be July 31-Aug. 3 and also includes country artist Mark Chesnutt (July 31) and Collective Soul (Aug. 1). Springfield will perform at 9:30 p.m. Aug. 2.
Springfield has sold more than 25 million records with 17 Top 40 hits, including the hit "Jessie's Girl." He also appeared as Dr. Noah Drake on the daytime drama "General Hospital" and wrote "Late, Late at Night: A Memoir" in 2010.
Tickets for RibFest are sold day-of-show only and can be purchased at the gate.