October 12—A big crowd was at Partin Park in Lyons Saturday for the 10th Annual Real Squeal BBQ and Music Festival. Twenty-eight professional teams competed in four categories for $20,000 in prize money at the KCBS & Georgia BBQ Championship Event. Each team was required to cook ribs, pork, chicken, and brisket. The 2019 Grand Champion was “Que’n, Stew’n & Brew’n BBQ”, a family team of Scott Smith, wife Lynn and son Christopher from Acworth, Ga.
The 2019 Backyard or Amateur Grand Champion was “Bad Habits BBQ”, Justin Aaron and Michael Vaughn a hometown team from Lyons.