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McQuades This Weekend!

We can’t believe it is finally here! One of the greatest events to happen in North Dakota… wait a minute.. the USA! Starting this Friday, teams from all over the country are coming to Bismarck to challenge their ability in softball competition at its finest,  The Sam McQuade Sr./Budweiser Charity Softball Tournament. The nations largest softball tournament is celebrating its 35th anniversary this year with another record of applicants, filling all categories! It is going to be a fun-filled weekend, but sounds like it could be a hot one. Make sure to cool down after or between games with the whole family at many of the swimming pools located in Bismarck/ Mandan.

Take your cool down to extreme out at Raging Rivers Water Park and Speedworld Golf and Game in Mandan, the whole family will enjoy this exciting fun in the sun atmosphere!

Hotels are filling up quickly!! If you are having troubles finding somewhere to stay or haven’t done so already contact the Bismarck CVB, they will assist you with your accomodation needs.


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Biggest Softball Tournament

At bat in softball tournamentThe McQuade Charity Softball Tournament, held this weekend in Bismarck, can now lay claim to being the biggest softball tournament.  There were 437 teams that played from as far away as Las Vegas.  Over its 34 years, the McQuade tournament has raised more than $1 million for charities.  Now that’s hitting it out of the park!

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Posted by on June 29, 2009 in North Dakota Buzz


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