1. 5 OCT
    KCBS Check-In Begins
    NOON
    Team Check-In available until 9pm, or by special request
  2. 5 OCT
    Carnival Open
    Noon-10pm
    Rides, games & fun!
  3. 5 OCT
    Live Music The Rough Cut
    7:30-10pm
    One of the best local bands around! You don't want to miss their show!
  4. 6 OCT
    Competitor's Breakfast
    7-9am
    Homemade HOT breakfast served!
  5. 6 OCT
    Carnival, Food Trucks, Beer Garden BBQ
    10am-10pm
    Kids Day Carnival Special: $20 unlimited rides!
  6. 6 OCT
    Art & Craft Fair
    10am-4pm
    Browse and buy from our local artisans!
  7. 6 OCT
    BBQ Competition Judging
    Noon
    Backyard and KCBS to follow submission schedule.
  8. 6 OCT
    Mis-Shifts Car Show
    10am-3pm
    Check out some awesome cars, talk to their owners, pick your favorite!
  9. 6 OCT
    LIVE Music Travis Morris as ELVIS
    5:30-7:30pm
    Elvis has left the building and will appear at our FESTIVAL!!
  10. 6 OCT
    LIVE Music Spence, Beth & Bo of The Rough Cut
    8:30-10PM
    You will be missing out if you don't stick around for this dynamic duo!
  11. 6 OCT
    Kid's Harbor "Fun Zone"
    10am-4pm
    We didn't forget about the little ones- fun games, pumpkin bowling and face-painting!
  12. 6 OCT
    BAGS tournament
    1-3pm
    Baggo, Cornhole, Bags-whatever you call it we have it! Near the beer garden, so you won't have to miss out!
  13. 6 OCT
    Sling Shot Zone
    11am-4pm
    Relieve some tension and make some apples fly! How far will they go?
  14. 5 OCT
    Beer Garden & Food Trucks
    Noon-10pm
    Food, Drinks & Music, what else could you ask for?
  15. 7 OCT
    Carnival
    10am-5pm
  16. 6 OCT
    Judges Meeting
    10:30 am
    Schlader Building
  17. 6 OCT
    KCBS Awards
    5pm
    Main Stage Award Presentation
  18. 6 OCT
    Car Show Awards
    4pm
    Main Stage Award Presentation
  19. 5 OCT
    Anything Butt & Ancillary TURN-IN
    7pm
    Can't wait to see your EXTRAS!
  20. 6 OCT
    Helicopter Rides
    Noon-7pm
    See the local sites from up high!
  21. 6 OCT
    .2 Race for BBQ!
    3 pm
    Meet at the stage for your photo finish!
  22. 5 OCT
    Bowmanville Swing Trio
    5:30-7pm
    5:30-7pm
  23. 7 OCT
    Helicopter Rides
    Noon-3pm
    Enjoy the local scenery from the air!
$5000 minimum Contest Payout

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KCBS Competitors:
FRIDAY 
5:30 pm.........................Cooks Meeting & Materials pickup
Upon Arrival................Meat Inspection
7:00 pm......................Turn In-Anything BUTT (Ancillary contest)
7:30 pm......................Turn In-Dessert (Ancillary contest)

SATURDAY
7-9am...........................FREE Hot Breakfast for Team Members
                                          (additional tickets available for nominal fee)
​10:30 am......................Judges Meeting
12:00 pm......................KCBS Turn In Begins
2:00 pm........................Backyard Turn In Begins
3:00 pm........................RACE TIME -  .2 for BBQ!!
5:00 pm........................Awards Ceremony​​
5:30 pm........................Live Music, Festival & FUN!!