Michael Araiza tends the grill at the Texas Outlaws BBQ tent at Ribfest in Naperville. Ribfest starts June 29. | Sun-Times Media File
REO Speedwago plays in 2011 at Ribfest. 2012's headliners include ZZ Top, Joe Walsh and The Steve Miller Band. | Sun-Times Media File
Long lines form at the Hog Wild Barbecue tent during Ribfest in Naperville. | Sun-Times Media File
Lake Villa-01/28/12, Sat./Caboose Park
The prize of the day at Ribfest the BBQ Rib.
| Joe Shuman~Sun-Times Media
STYX fans pack in Knock park to hear their favorite bandat Ribfest in Naperville. | Sun-Times Media File
Patrick Mercer, 6, of Joliet, enjoys an ice-cream cone at Ribfest in Naperville. | Sun-Times Media file