Memorial Weekend in Mitchell

Celebrate. Honor. Remember.

Date

Saturday, May 29, 2021

South end of Main Street (Mitchell, SD)

The Depot to 3rd Ave.

Location

Schedule

Event hosted rain or shine!

12 PM - Poker Run

2 PM - Beer Garden Opens

2-7 PM - Car Show & Shine

3 PM - Cornhole Tournament

4 PM - Kids Tractor Pull

4-6 PM - Kids Activities

4-7 PM - The Billy Lurken Band

5 PM - BBQ Cook-Off Begins

6 PM - Veteran Recognition Program &

Car Show/BBQ Awards

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BBQ Cook-Off Championship

 

BBQ Team Information

Schedule

8-10 AM - Setup & Check In

*Teams can start cooking once they have checked in
 

4:30 PM - Rib sample ready for judges
 

5 PM - Start Serving

Registration Cost

$40: Team Entry Fee

$60: Prize Fund Fee


*The prize fund fee is optional. If a team pays the fee and wins an award, they will receive a cash reward from this fund. 

Awards

Judged Division

-

People's Choice

-

Combined Top 5

-

Best Campsite 

BBQ Event Attendee

BBQ Tickets

Adult: $10

Youth (12 & Under): $5

5 & Under: Free

Beer Cup & Refills

Cup: $7

One Refill: $4

Three Refills: $10

How It Works

  1. Buy a BBQ ticket to enjoy delicious ribs prepared by local BBQ teams! 
     

  2. Select a team whose ribs you would like to sample. After receiving your rib sample, the team will punch your card. 
     

  3. Try ribs from multiple different teams.
     

  4.  Submit your vote for "People's Choice" best ribs!

Water and Culver's custard will be available for a free-will donation.

Limited seating will be available. Strollers and wagons are encouraged for families with young children. 

Car Show

 

Cars - Pickups - Motorcycles

Event hosted rain or shine!

Schedule

12 - 2 PM: Registration

2 - 7 PM: Car Show

6:30 PM: Awards

Awards

Awards for Top 3 in each class:

Best GM

Best Ford

Best Mopar

Registration Cost

$15/Entry

or

$20: 1 Entry & 1 BBQ Ticket

Poker Run

Schedule

11 AM - Registration in front of
The Depot (210 S Main)

11:45 AM - Bike Blessing

12 PM - Ride!

Route

Participants will travel south of town before returning to Mitchell's Main Street. 

Cost

$30 Registration Fee

*Includes a FREE BBQ ticket!

 

Cornhole Tournament

Schedule & Location

3 PM - Registration

4 PM - Tournament Begins

This event has been
moved to Dr. Lucky's:

205 N Main.
Mitchell, SD

Tournament Logistics

Double Elimination

Teams may bring their own bags

(Resin only)

Competitive and Social Divisions

50% Payout to Division Winners

Cost

Competitive Division:

$40 per team

Social Division:

$20 per team

 

Kids Tractor Pull

Schedule

3:30 PM - Registration

4 PM - Tractor Pull Begins

Event Details

State Sanctioned Kids Tractor Pull (SD)

Kids ages 4-12 eligible to participate

Cost

Free!