Jiggy with the Piggy 5K

Director:
Laura Evans, City of Kannapolis
Phone:
704-920-4343
Distance:
5K
When:
5/2/2019 6:30 pm
Where:
150 N Research Campus Dr, Kannapolis, NC 28081 Kannapolis, NC Location Map

The Jiggy with the Piggy 5K will take place in Downtown Kannapolis in conjunction with the Jiggy with the Piggy, KCBS Sanctioned BBQ Competition. Formerly known as Cottonstock, Spring Fest, Village Fest, and Village Jiggy Jam, the Jiggy with the Piggy Festival is a 36-year tradition that hosts over 100 Arts & Craft Vendors, Concerts, 5k Walk/Run, Car Display, Friday Night outdoors Movie Campus, an All You Can Eat Pancake Breakfast at Cannon Memorial YMCA, a People's Choice Wings and Pork Tasting. - See more at: https://www.racesonline.com/control/events/9233/ed...

The Jiggy with the Piggy 5K will take place on the NC Research Campus in conjunction with the Jiggy with the Piggy KCBS Sanctioned BBQ competition. Jiggy with the Piggy Festival is May 3-4, 2019. Jiggy with the Piggy includes over 100 Arts & Craft Vendors, concerts, rides, pig racing, Friday Night outdoor movie, an All You Can Eat Pancake Breakfast at Cannon Memorial YMCA, and People's Choice BBQ and Wings Tasting. Partners in the weekend events include: City of Kannapolis, Downtown Kannapolis Inc., Kannapolis Rotary, Kannapolis YMCA, and the 600 Festival committee.


Registration:

  • $25 Early Registration (online registration through May 1)
  • $30 Race Day Registration ( available online and also on site May 2 from 5-6:15 PM)
  • T-shirts guaranteed to those who register by April 12th
Group discounts are available to groups of 10 or more. For group registration information, please contact Laura Evans at 704-920-4343 or levans@kannapolisnc.gov.


Packet Pickup:
May 1: Village Park (4-7 PM)
May 2: North Carolina Research Campus- Core Lab Building (5-6:15 PM)

Event Location:
Start/ Finish line in front of the Core Lab building at the North Carolina Research Campus (150 North Research Campus Drive; Kannapolis, NC 28081


Beautiful course on the North Carolina Research Campus and Bakers Creek Greenway


Awards:

  • All 5K finishers will receive a medal
  • Top 3 Male and Female Overall
  • Top 3 Male and Female in each age group
    9 & under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 34-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 & Over
  • Jiggiest Champion- join us in your best pig/pork related costume to qualify.