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Pig Cook-off and festival on the Washington, NC waterfront

Schedule of Events

Friday, October 18

4:00-8:00 pm   Amusements Open – Free to the public (Chamber Parking Lot)

5:00 pm   BBQ Chief Cookers Meeting at HQ RV

5:00-9:00 pm   Vendor area open

6:15 pm   Pig Parade

7:00 pm   Free Outdoor Kids Movie – Kid Zone area

7:00 pm   Pig-Cooking Showmanship Competition Judging

8:00 pm   BBQ Pigs Delivered to Competitive Cookers

Saturday October 19

7:30-10:30 am    Civitan Club breakfast fundraiser ( Ribeyes Parking Lot)

8:00 am    5K Race begins

8:00 am     BBQ Cook Off Judging Begins

8:00 am – 12:00 pm     Car Show Registration

9:00 am – 9:30 am    Chili Cookers Set-Up (RibeyesP arking Lot)

9:00 am – 11:00 am    WRNS LIVE REMOTE

9:00 am –  5:00 pm     Amusements, Train Rides, Kids Zone, Artisans & Vendors open

9:30 am    Chili Cooks Meeting (Chamber Parking Lot)

10:00 am – 11:30 am     Live Music by Squier Red and the Blues Band on the Ribeyes Deck

10:00 am     Iron Order Benefit Ride for the BOCO Animal Shelter

10:00 am     Chili Cook Off Judging Begins

10:00 am – 4:00 pm    Car, Truck and Bike Show begins

10:00 am       Chili Sales Begin (Ribeyes Parking lot)

10:30 am       BBQ Sales begin

11:00 am – 2:00 pm     Literacy Volunteer READS (KID ZONE TENT)

11:00 am to 1:00 pm    MAGIC 95.9 LIVE REMOTE

11:15 am – 11:30 am     BBQ Contest Awards Announced (from the Ribeyes Deck)

11:30 am – 11:45 am     CHILI Contest Awards Announced (at the Chili Tent)

12 noon – 1:30 pm      Live Music by Ruth Wyand & The Tribe of One on the Ribeyes Deck

1:00 pm – 3:00 pm      BCDC “Pulling for the Kids” Fire Engine Pull

2:00 pm – 4:00 pm      Live Music by The Steve Creech Blues & Jazz Quintet on the Ribeyes Deck

2:00 pm    ECU Storybook Theater (Kids Zone)

4:00 pm    Car Show Awards

5:00 pm    Festival ends