The weekend of BBQ and competition all rolled into one returns during the Hambone Jam!
That's on September 7-8.
Friday, everything will be up and running by 4:30 and a band performs from 8-11 p.m.
Folks can walk around, enjoy the sites and smells of people cooking. People can purchase BBQ and food from vendors, but will not be able to taste test from the BBQ competition itself.
Bounce houses and other activities will be on site for kids to enjoy.
On Saturday, locals can enter their cars for a Cruise-In starting at 8 a.m. Entrance and showing your car is free.
BBQ judging takes place around 4:30 p.m.
A Norfolk Southern exhibit car from the 1920s will also roll in for Friday's events. Fort Valley was one of 11 chosen cities for this visit, according to event coordinator Kathie Lambert.