The Butner Community Association is making final plans for the 24th Annual Butner Chicken Pickin’!
The festival weekend kicks off with the Butner Street Dance, which will be held on Friday, June 1st from 7 - 10 pm in the parking lot at Lifestyle Fitness on the corner of 16th & C Streets in Butner, weather permitting. In the event of rain, the dance will be held at Solders Memorial Sports Arena located on 24th Street in Butner. The band for this year’s street dance is The Konnection Band.
The Butner Chicken Pickin’ is always held on the first Saturday in June so mark your calendars for Saturday, June 2nd from 9 am – 4 pm! The day’s events include: day-long live entertainment on two stages, BBQ chicken cook-off contest, lots of food and craft vendors, kiddie activities and rides, tractor show, and a car show that can’t be beat! The featured band this year is The Castaways Band, which is a local favorite!
The event will be held rain or shine at Gazebo Park on Central Avenue in Butner.
For the safety of others, pets, skateboards and bicycles are not allowed at the event.