Real Squeal BBQ Festival kicks off in Lyons, Ga.

LYONS, GA (WTOC) - Cooks from all over are in downtown Lyons Oct. 7 for the Second Annual Real Squeal BBQ Festival. Local grillers are trying their hand this afternoon with a host of sauces for ribs, chicken and pork. Organizers say there is nothing like brining the best recipes into one place.

"We wanted this to be a family event and family friendly. Any good festival is all about the food," Alexa Britton, Downtown Lyons Association.

Nearly 40 professional grill teams will take part in the events on Oct. 8 in Lyons Partin Park.

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