The 2019 Impala Floodies will be played between Sep 28 and Oct 12 at Impala Club, Nairobi.
The Kenya Cup side unveiled the new dates on Tuesday for the tournament to be used as pre-season for the 2019/20 season.
Clubs, Universities, Schools and Women competitions are expected to be the order of the day. Quarterfinals will be played on September 28, semifinals on October 5 and finals on October 12.
Kenya Cup champions KCB won the 2018 edition beating hosts Impala Saracens 20-18.
It was the second year in a row the bankers beat Impala to win the tournament after doing so in 2017. It was also the sixth time in seven years KCB won Floodies. Impala lastly won Floodies in 2016 also beating KCB.
Mean Machine were crowned University champions having triumphed 12-9 over USIU in a thrilling encounter.
Ofafa Jericho High School won the Schools category after edging out Alliance High School at death to scrap a 5-3 win.
Kenya Harlequin were crowned champions courtesy of a 25-6 win over Mwamba while Black Lions franchise, a combined Mwamba and KCB (Curbs) team, overcame Ngong Fry RFC 25-10 to lift the Women's competition trophy.