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  • Memorial Weekend in Mitchell

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    Name: Memorial Weekend in Mitchell
    Date: May 28, 2022
    Time: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM CDT
    Event Schedule
    Event Description:
    Big Friend Little Friend invites you to attend Memorial Weekend in Mitchell!

    Memorial Weekend in Mitchell includes a veteran recognition program, car show, poker run, kids tractor pull, inflatables, social cornhole tournament, music by J & Jess (J Shelley & Jessica Callies), food booths, and beer garden. New this year, there will also be National Guard equipment on display! With a variety of events to choose from, there's sure to be an event for everyone! Plan to attend this family-friendly event benefitting youth mentoring in the Mitchell area on Saturday, May 28 on the south end of Mitchell's Main Street.

    Kids Tractor Pull
    Youth ages 4-12 are eligible to participate in this state-sanctioned event. There is no cost to participate!
    11 AM: Registration on Main Street in front of Casey's
    11:30 AM: Tractor pull begins

    Poker Run
    Spend the afternoon enjoying the open road. Participants will travel out of town before returning to Mitchell's Main Street. Registration is $25 for one entry or $50 for three entries. Poker run payout is $100, $75, and $50.
    11 AM: Registration in front of The Depot
    11:45 AM: Bike Blessing
    12 PM: Ride
    4:30 PM: Winning poker hand announced

    Car Show & Shine
    Enter your car, pickup, or motorcycle in the Car Show & Shine or stop by to view the entries. Registration is $15 per entry. Awards will be given for Best GM, Best Ford, Best Mopar, and Participants' Choice!
    11 AM: Registration
    12-4 PM: Car Show
    4:30 PM: Awards

    Social Cornhole Tournament
    Register now to participate in the social cornhole tournament! There will be a singles and doubles tournament, both of which are double elimination. The Doubles Tournament registration fee is $20 per team and the Singles Tournament fee is $10 per person. There will be a 50% payout to the tournament winners! Register here.
    1 PM: Registration
    1:30 PM: Tournaments begin
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    Location:
    South end of Mitchell's Main Street
    The Depot to 3rd Ave.
    Date/Time Information:
    11 AM - 5 PM • Food Booths and Beer Garden
    11 AM • Registration: Car Show, Poker Run, Kids Tractor Pull
    11:30 AM • Kids Tractor Pull
    12 PM • Poker Run
    12-4 PM • Car Show & Shine
    1 PM • Registration: Social Cornhole Tournament
    1:30 PM • Social Cornhole Tournament
    1:30-4:30 PM • Inflatables, Music by J & Jess
    4:30 PM • Veteran Recognition Program, Car Show Awards, Winning Poker Hands Announced
     
    Contact Information:
    Big Friend Little Friend of the Mitchell Area
    Fees/Admission:
    Car Show: $15/Entry
    Poker Run: $25 for one entry or $50 for three entries

    Social Cornhole Tournament: 
    Doubles Tournament Fee: $20 per team
    Singles Tournament Fee: $10 per person
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