Get ready for a weekend of family-friendly fun, live entertainment and more in downtown Kannapolis! On May 9 – 10, residents and visitors will enjoy concerts, arts & crafts, live performances, food vendors and some of the best BBQ around.
MARK YOUR CALENDARS!
FRIDAY, MAY 9 – SATURDAY, MAY 10, 2014
The 2nd Annual Jiggy with the Piggy BBQ Challenge
Sponsored by Kannapolis Rotary Club, Cannon Memorial YMCA & the City of Kannapolis
Village Jiggy Jam Festival
(35th annual Village Fest)
Sponsored by the Cabarrus Events Association
In conjunction with…
The 3rd Annual Rhythm & Run 5K
Hosted by the NC Music Hall of Fame
Friday, May 9
People’s Choice Wing Tasting; 7 p.m.
Concert: Swingin’ Medallions; 7 p.m.
Movies: Planes; 8:30 p.m. & Six Pack; 10 p.m.
Saturday, May 10
Rhythm & Run 5K; registration begins 7 a.m., races begin at 8 a.m.
Visit 5k.northcarolinamusichalloffame.org for more information, race times and to register.
People’s Choice Pork Tasting; 12 p.m.
The Fantastic Shakers; 12 p.m.
Little Johnny Trailer Trash; 3 p.m.
The Catalinas; 7 p.m.
Downtown Kannapolis Event Map – COMING SOON!
Visit www.jiggywiththepiggy.com for all festival and BBQ challenge details, as well as the complete schedule of events.
ABOUT JIGGY WITH THE PIGGY
The 2nd annual Jiggy with the Piggy BBQ Challenge will welcome more than 70 competition teams to historic downtown Kannapolis, each ready to compete for prize money by cooking up delicious BBQ, chicken, pork, ribs and more!
Jiggy with the Piggy is part of the Old North State Series, consisting of five KCBS-sanctioned competitions among NC cities.
The 2nd annual Championship Series includes:
- Kings Mountain – April 18-19, 2014
- Lexington – April 25-26, 2014
- Kannapolis – May 9-10, 2014
- Salisbury – September 19-20, 2014
- Shelby – November 2014