Johnson City Pig Roast 2016
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the Pig Roast? It is a motorcycle run put on by the Hill Country Toy Run Association held the 2nd
weekend of October in Johnson City, Texas to benefit underprivileged children, primarily the Cherokee Home
for Children.What is the Toy Run? See the Hill Country Toy Run page for more information.
Is there a place for RV camping? Yes, the RVs are directed to sites along the river. However, there
are no sewer or electric hook-ups. RVs must be self-contained. It is important that nothing be dumped as
these campsites are along the river.If we encounter illegal dumping of any material, we will be forced to
require clean up deposits or ban RVs all together.
Can I reserve a camping space? No. It is on a first come, first serve basis.
How much does it cost to get in the gate? $30.00 per person for the weekend.
Do you accept credit cards? Yes, we now accept at the event.
Can I bring my kids? Please remember that even though this is a benefit for children this is a motorcycle run
and some events may not be suitable for young children. If you feel comfortable you can bring your kids;
however, you are responsible for your them and their well being. Children 4 and under are free. Anyone under
21 must be accompanied by an adult. You are responsible for any minor you bring.
Can I bring my pets? Yes. Pets must be on a leash at ALL times. Pets are the sole responsibility of the
owner. Aggressive animals are not permitted.
Can I bring a golf cart, 3 wheeler, "mule", or "gator" to the run? Yes, if it is operated in a safe manner
What does Johnson city have to offer? Are there any hotels? Please visit the Johnson City Visitor's
Center for more information.
What kind of Bike Games will there be? Weather permitting, there will be special lineup of games by the
ever famous "BUDA" known by all in the Texas motorcycle circuit and the Austin R.O.T. Rally. He'll surprise
us with his personalized games that will make your day. Be prepared for a wild time!
Do I need to bring my own firewood? Yes, you need to bring your own wood. Occasionally Blanco
County is under a burn ban which means NO ground fires. Please check here for burn ban status.
Will there be showers available? Yes. These are not on the Fairground Site itself but about a 1/2 mile
down the road at the Johnson City Pool. These are very clean and scheduledshuttle escorts will be available.
See front gate upon entry for more information.
Where can I get information if I am interested in being a vendor? See Vendor's page.
Can we come earlier than Friday? Vendors may come to set-up at 8 am on Thursday - NO EARLIER!!
Gate opens to weekend campers on Friday @ 8 am - NO EARLIER!!
Where can I get a schedule of events? Posted at a later date. Check back as the Pig Roast gets closer.
What Bike Show categories do you have? Right now we currently have a "People's Choice" class with
1st, 2nd and 3rd place trophies.
Can I preregister? We now offer pre-registration, email here for more info.
What kinds of food and drinks are available? There will be plenty of vendors that provide food and
beverages. The Saturday night pork roast feast is included in the gate fee and you won't want to miss this
because the kitchen and pit crews continually out do themselves by providing a mouthwatering meal.