Rooster Crow in Rogue River will feature the 56th annual National Rooster Crow, along with a human crowing contest, a parade and lots of family fun on Saturday, June 27. Rooster Crow has grown since 1953 to include three days of events. The event starts Friday, June 26, with a chicken dinner at the Rogue River Community Center and live music at the Woodville Museum bandstand. New to Rooster Crow this weekend will be the Cal-Ore River Racers' white-water race on the Rogue River on Sunday. See www.rrchamber.cc or call 582-0242.

Rooster Crow in Rogue River will feature the 56th annual National Rooster Crow, along with a human crowing contest, a parade and lots of family fun on Saturday, June 27. Rooster Crow has grown since 1953 to include three days of events. The event starts Friday, June 26, with a chicken dinner at the Rogue River Community Center and live music at the Woodville Museum bandstand. New to Rooster Crow this weekend will be the Cal-Ore River Racers' white-water race on the Rogue River on Sunday. See www.rrchamber.cc or call 582-0242.

Here's the schedule of events:

Friday, June 26

5 p.m. — Chicken dinner at the Rogue River Community Center

6 p.m. — Live music by River City R&B at the Woodville Museum bandstand

Saturday, June 27

8 a.m. — Run/walk at Beck Field*

9 a.m. to dusk — Concessions, arts and crafts booths open

10 a.m. — Rooster Crow Weekend Parade

11 a.m. — Cal-Ore River Racers boat display at Rogue River Elementary School

10 a.m. to 4 p.m. — 29th annual Rogue Valley Piecemakers Quilt Show, featuring quilting demonstrations, a silent auction and a quilt raffle, at Rogue River Middle School*

11 a.m. — Live music by Joe Holiday at the Woodville Museum bandstand

1:45 p.m. — Parade Awards, Rooster Crow arena

2 p.m. — Human Rooster Crow Contest at Rogue River Elementary School

2:30 p.m. — 56th Annual National Rooster Crow Championship at Rogue River Elementary School

3:30 p.m. — Live music by State of Jefferson at the Woodville Museum bandstand

Sunday, June 28

8 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. — Rooster Crow Weekend Car Show at Rogue River Elementary*

9 a.m. to 4 p.m. — Concessions, arts and crafts booths open

10 a.m. to 4 p.m. — 29th annual Rogue Valley Piecemakers Quilt Show, featuring quilting demonstrations, a silent auction and a quilt raffle, at Rogue River Middle School*

Noon — Cal-Ore River Racers' white-water race on the Rogue River

* Requires an admission fee. All other events are free of charge.