Labor Day Barbecue

This annual Labor Day event, hosted by the Good Samaritans of Fannin County, returns again.  The event opens on Saturday with a Pic-Nic-Nac yard sale and classic car show.  On Sunday the 5th at 6 p.m. there will be an outdoor community worship service and congregational singing  followed by an old-fashioned ice cream social provided by Dairy Queen.

Monday, Sept. 6th is the big event, Dine in the park and enjoy great barbecue while live bluegrass and gospel music fills the air.  The meal and music will be from 11:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.  Barbecue Ribs, chicken, pulled pork sandwiches and delicious sides.

Free admission, you need only purchase tickets for the meals.  Tickets will be available at the event as well as drive-thru service to pick up meals.  Advanced tickets are available at American Wholesale Print Shop, the Fannin County Chamber of Commerce and participating churches.

Funds raised during the barbecue are used by the Good Samaritans to help individuals and families who request financial help.  The Good Samaritans group crosses denominational lines and includes Baptist, Catholic, Charismatic, Disciples of Christ, Episcopal, Lutheran, Methodist and Presbyterian churches in Fannin County.  

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