For five years, Brooklyn’s Grill for a Cause and Family Fun Day was a grilling competition event coordinator Milly McCartney said she held in her backyard.

But this year, in partnership with the Brooklyn Area Chamber of Commerce, the shindig was held Saturday, May 18, at Brooklyn’s Legion Park, in conjunction with village garage sales. Proceeds will benefit the Brooklyn Elementary PTO playground fund.

McCartney said the chamber saw how popular her “baby” was becoming in the community.

And so it moved to Legion Park.

Dozens turned out to the event despite dreary weather conditions.

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