Schedule of Events

Wednesday, April 29, 2020

Jiggy with a Piggy 5K Pig

 

 

Jiggy with the Piggy 5K

Start Time: 6:30 PM
Location:Downtown Kannapolis


Register at runkannapolis.com

Dress in your best pork/pig related costume and win prizes!

For group registration information please contact Laura Evans at 704-920-4343 or levans@kannapolisnc.gov. Register Online: www.runkannapolis.com

Packet Pickup:
April 28: City Hall. 4-7 PM
April 29: Research Campus - Core Lab, N. Research Drive 5-6:15 PM

 

Thursday, April 30, 2020

BBQ Teams Arrive - 3-8pm

7 p.m. – Kannapolis Cannon Ballers vs Lexington Legends

 

Friday, May 1, 2020

8 a.m. - 5 p.m. BBQ Competition Teams Arrive

5 p.m. Festival Opens to the Public - Downtown Kannapolis
Food, Arts & Crafts, Carnival Rides, and More

5 p.m. – Kannapolis Cannon Ballers vs Lexington Legends

6-8 p.m. People's Choice - Wing Tasting Competition (while supplies last)
Location: Research Campus - Core Lab, N. Research Drive (Look for the signs and the white tent)Proceeds Benefit the Kannapolis YMCA to help fund local youth scholarships and programs. Festival attendees can purchase blocks of ten (10) samples for $10. Each wing sample requires one ticket. For each block of ten samples you will also be given a special ticket to vote for your favorite wing. There will be NO ADVANCED tickets sales. Tickets will be available for sale onsite Friday night beginning at 6 PM but only while supplies last.Sammy Kershaw

8:30 p.m. Sammy Kershaw Concert

9:45 p.m. Fireworks

 

Saturday, May 2, 2020

7 a.m. YMCA All You Can Eat Pancake Breakfast $5
Location: Kannapolis YMCA

9 a.m. Festival Opens to the Public
Food, Arts & Crafts, Carnival Rides, Music and More
Location: Downtown Kannapolis:  West Avenue & NC Research Campus

9 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Kid's Zone Activities

Zucchini 600 LogoIncluding the ZUCCHINI 600 race!

Pits Open at 9 a.m.
Registration: 9 a.m. - 10 a.m.
10 a.m. - Zucchini 600 Races Start

1:00 p.m. – Movie - Toy Story 4
Location: Veterans Park - Bring a blanket/chair and enjoy this fun family movie.
Sponsored by 600 Festival Association

12 Noon – 2 pm People's Choice - Competition Pork Tasting (while supplies last)
Location: Research Campus - Core Lab, N. Research Drive (Look for the signs and the white tent) Proceeds Benefit the Kannapolis Rotary Club.
Festival attendees can purchase blocks of ten (10) samples for $10. Each wing sample requires one ticket. For each block of ten samples you will also be given a special ticket to vote for your favorite wing. There will be NO ADVANCED tickets sales.

12 noon - 1:30 p.m. - BBQ Competition

5 p.m. BBQ Competition Awards Round One Ceremony‚Äč
Location: The Laureate Center, Kannapolis City Hall & Police Headquarters

5 p.m. Festival Ends

7 p.m. – Kannapolis Cannon Ballers vs Lexington Legends

Sunday, May 3, 2020

1-3 p.m. Jazz in the Park – Location: Veterans Park; Bring a blanket/chair

1 p.m. – Kannapolis Cannon Ballers vs Lexington Legends