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Sandhills Open Road Challenge Continues in 2021

I’s are being dotted and T’s are being crossed as the community of Arnold makes final preparations for another year of hosting the Sandhills Open Road Challenge August 11-14.

It’s going to be another fun-filled week with friends from near and far as dozens of race cars, drivers, and navigators converge at our humble little town.

The Loup 2 Loup open road race will be held on Thursday, August 12, between Halsey and Purdum. The shootout, car show, parade, and burnout contest will be held on Friday, August 13. The shootout will be between Cozad and Callaway with the other events following in Arnold. And the big event will be held on Saturday, August 14, between Arnold and Dunning.

Check the SORC website for a full schedule and updates.

Sandhills Express will be broadcasting the events live…stay tuned to their Facebook page for more information or visit their website.

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Weekend Events Bring Pasture Crawl, BBQ Competition to Arnold

July 16-17 will be another fun-filled weekend in Arnold. Grazers Bar & Grill is hosting their second annual 4-wheel drive Pasture Crawl on Friday, and the fun continues into Saturday with a 4-wheel drive show, obstacle course, and tailgating at Hagler’s sandpits.

Grazers is also holding a sanctioned Midwest Barbecue Association barbecue competition on Saturday at Old Mill Park, followed by taste testing, awards, and live bands.

Visit Grazers Bar & Grill for more information, to buy tickets, or register a team.

Devil’s Den Motorcycle Rally Celebrates 10th Anniversary

Get ready for a rip-roaring good time at the 10th anniversary of the Devil’s Den Motorcycle Rally on July 9-10, 2021.

This year’s event gives a special nod to former Devil’s Den Motorcycle Rally President Mike Nelson, who lost his battle with cancer last September, with the Mike Nelson Memorial Poker Run on Saturday starting at 11:30 a.m. The first card will be at Grazers Bar & Grill, with stops at Fubar in Anselmo, Kinkaiders and Legends in Broken Bow, Shotgun Annies in Callaway, and the last stop being the Arnold Recreation Area.

Saturday night’s headliner will be Shoot to Thrill, one of America’s top AC/DC tribute bands, along with Cliche.

Other events include a DJ on Friday night, karaoke, biker games, barbecue, contests and giveaways, and more.

Visit the Devil’s Den Motorcycle Rally Facebook page for more information.