The City of Thornton and Thornton Step-by-Step, Inc. will sponsor the second Fall Festival and first Hot Lips BBQ Cookoff on Saturday, September 15th.

Everyone is invited to attend this event, which begins at 10 a.m.  Attendance is free, but people must bring their own lawn chairs.

The festival will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Roy Yarbrough City Park on U.S. 79 Business at Thornton.  The Hot Lips BBQ Cookoff will take place across the street from the park, according to a news release.

Entry forms for the BBQ cookoff can be found at or by contacting John Scott at 870.313.2402 or [email protected] to register for the BBQ Cookoff.

For details or a booth site, contact Levenis or Dorothy Penix at 870.352.8241 or email [email protected].