Are you ready for this?!!!!

Man, I sure am, and Bismarck and Mandan Mac & Cheese lovers your day to shine is May 11! The 2nd Annual is being held in Dykshoorn Park in Mandan. Their line-up for vendors continues to grow:

*** Lineup of Vendors ***

10 vendors are already gearing up to compete for North Dakota’s best mac and cheese
dish including:
● Laughing Sun (Bismarck) — THE REIGNING CHAMPS
● Kimi's Food Truck (Hazen)
● Udderly Amazing Treats (Bismarck)
● Hensley’s Tasty Truck (Bismarck)
● Stagestop (Mandan)
● Stonehome (Bismarck)


NEW FOR 2024!
● JD’s BBQ and Grill (Dickinson)
● Gettin Sauced BBQ & Catering (Jamestown)
● By the Batch Bakery & Eatery (Bismarck)

 Take another look at the cover picture of this article...

Will Satler
Will Satler
loading...'s just a part of the VIP Swag and there is more. Check out the exclusive mac and cheese-themed hat included with all VIP Mac Daddy tickets! Not only do VIP Mac Daddy ticket holders get a hat, but they also get 3 lbs. of mac and cheese samples, a koozie, a reusable spork, and 1-hour early access to the event.

Will Satler
Will Satler


A day of good food, fun, and competition...

Lil’ Mac Judge
We're looking for the next Lil' Mac Judge to join our team of experts to find the best mac
and cheese dish at the 2nd annual Mac & Cheese Festival presented by Dakota
Community Bank & Trust! The Lil’ Mac will help select the overall winner, and NEW for
2024, they’ll present their FAVORITE mac and cheese vendor a Lil’ Mac Trophy that
mirrors the coveted Golden Noodle award. In 2023, Lil’ Mac Judge Veda joined our
celebrity judge team including Hot 97.5 FM’s own, Andi Ahne!

Andi Ahne
Andi Ahne

To be announced soon the full lineup of entertainment playing at the Mac & Cheese Festival comes out next week, including three artists and a band returning for 2024... 

Don't Miss This Awesome Day, May 11th, 2024 - 4 pm - 8 pm - The 2nd Annual Mac & Cheese Festival - Dykshoorn Park in Mandan.



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