Jiggy with the Piggy 5K registration now open

Popular race kicks off the big festival

Jiggy with the Piggy 5K registration now open

KANNAPOLIS, NC (WBTV) - Before you enjoy the barbeque, music and fun at the Jiggy with the Piggy Festival, you can take part in the Jiggy with the Piggy 5K, at 6:30 p.m., Thursday, May 2.

Registration is now open at runkannapolis.com for $25.

Participants are encouraged to dress in their Jiggiest pig-related costume, and winners (in the adult and children’s categories) will take home the title of Jiggiest Champion. Race awards will be given to the top three finishers in each 5-year age bracket.

The Jiggy with the Piggy BBQ Competition and Festival returns to downtown Kannapolis on May 2-5.

For more information on the festival and all the Jiggy fun, visit www.jiggywiththepiggy.com

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