The WCCCC®is a private invitation only event not open to the public with previous non-disqualified contestants receiving an automatic invitation. Others wanting to participate must have a referral from a WCCCC® official or previous contestant. Disqualified contestants may never compete in the WCCCC® ever again. The WCCCC® is held the first weekend in December with check in on Thursday and the event on Friday and Saturday. The event starts on Friday morning and ends around noon on Saturday. The awards banquet is held on Saturday night.