Minnesota in Mayaugust (Minnesota in May)

08/28/2020 - 08/29/2020


Location: Isanti County Fairgrounds, Cambridge, MN

Reschedule notice!

MiM will now be held August 29th, 2020!

05/8/20 – 05/9/20
MIM Date Change Letter

Centrally located in the Cambridge area, this large contest features a KCBS and backyard competition. There is plenty of room  for those with a killer RV or rocking a tent!

$11,500 in prizes for the KCBS competition!

$2,500 in prizes for the Backyard competition!

20 amp electrical and water included!

Indoor awards ceremony!

Modern bathrooms and showers!

Plus, some really awesome teams! Join us!

Open to the public!

New this year

  • Live music Friday night with a beer garden!
  • First ever peoples choice competition on Friday night with cash prizes. Both chili and chicken competitions!  Unfortunately People’s choice has been canceled this year.


Not staying on the Fairgrounds? We have two hotels with rooms blocked for the event!

AmericInn by Wyndham North Branch, MN
38675 14th Ave, North Branch, MN 55056
Phone: 651.674.8627 | Fax: 651.674.8632
Group name is “MN in May BBQ”
Point of Contact: Teri Ferreira
www.americinn.com | northbranch.mn@americinn.com

GrandStay Hotel & Suites Cambridge, MN
300 South Garfield Street, Cambridge, MN 55008
Group name: “mn in may bbq”
Point of Contact: Brandy
Tel: 763.689.0542 | Fax: 763.689.0950

KCBS Registration

Backyard Registration

Compart Kids Challenge

MiM Judges Sign-up

Contest Rules

KCBS Pro Rules
KCBS Backyard Rules

Pro and Backyard Letters

2020 MiM Pro Letter
2020 MiM Backyard Letter

Minnesota in May Swag

Have you gotten your gear for this years contest? New logo and lace hoodies are now available!
Minnesota In May Swag 2020
MiM Swag