The annual Blue Ridge Barbecue Festival kicked off on Friday morning and went through Saturday evening in Tryon, N.C. The festival showcased tons of great food, including all kinds of great tasting BBQ, corn cobs on a stick and funnel cakes. Fun carnival rides and crafting activities for children and families filled Harmon field along with all of the food and refreshments.
The Channel Seven crew was able to get up close on some of the action happening during the festival in between filming their live shows. They were also able catch up with Food Network star Anthony Anderson as he filmed for his show at the festival.