ABC's Ty Pennington takes in Naperville's Ribfest

June 30, 2012 (NAPERVILLE, Ill.)

"It's just awesome," Pennington said. "Not only is there great ribs, there's delicious food, it's great people."

Pennington took photos with fans and even did some grilling himself.

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