Paws for the Cause bbq cook-off benefits animal services

DUPLIN COUNTY, NC (WITN) - An annual barbecue cook-off will again benefit Duplin County Animal Services.

Paws for the Cause is being held on Saturday, May 18.

Organizers are raising money to build a new animal shelter.

The cookoff starts Friday night with the dinner on Saturday.

There will also be raffle prizes.

Tickets are $25.

The dinner starts at 5:30pm Saturday at the Duplin County Events Center.

You can get more information by calling 910-296-2159 or by visiting the event Facebook page here.