2010 Sponsor Letter

April 27, 2010 Dear Business Partner, We couldn’t do it without you! Last year our business partners donated generously to support Solon Community improvement through the Solon Beef Days Committee. Solon Historical Group (Solon History Books) $3,000 Solon Living Roadways (North Entry Sign way) $3,000 Solon Spotlight (middle school drum set) $2,500 Solon Post Grad… Continue reading 2010 Sponsor Letter

2010 Results

As the results from the 2010 Beefs Days come in – they will be posted here.

2010 Donation Report

Date: April 26, 2010 From: Gary Bentrim, Solon Beef Days Committee President Subject:  Beef Days Press Release Solon Beef Days Committee is proud to announce this year’s recipients of their annual donations which are requested till February and earmarked each year in March to be given back to the community and surrounding area.  The following… Continue reading 2010 Donation Report


Thank you for attending the 39th Annual Solon Beef Days Celebration. Congratulations to all the runners: 2010 5K & 1 Mile Race Results T-Shirts are still available – order yours now. Friday July 16, 2010 5 pm :: Lady Lowe – New Country 6pm :: Kids Corner 7 pm :: Hay Bale Toss (6:30 reg.)… Continue reading 2010

2009 Hay Bale Toss

Women 1st place: Nikki Weis 2nd place: Quinn Morelock Men 1st place: Matt Kroul 2nd place: Mike Humpal

2009 Horseshoes

1st place Walt Benke, Ron Burkemper 2nd place Jim Anderson, Vern Kollasch

2009 Pedal Tractor Pull

Results from the 2009 Big Country Seeds Pedal Tractor Pull: Class 1: 35 and under: 1st- Mackenzie Dvorsky 2nd-Spencer Sebetka 3rd-Michael Devalk Class 2: 36-40: 1st- Lukas Swanson 2nd- Brandon Hoit 3rd- Mia Borowski Class 3: 41-45: 1st- Dakota Johnson 2nd- Dawson Welch 3rd-Sydney Bildstein Class 4: 46-50: 1st-Mitchel Shingledecker 2nd- Austin Schwake 3rd- Sulvia… Continue reading 2009 Pedal Tractor Pull


Here are the run downs from the 2009 Solon Beef Days: Pedal Tractor Pull Horseshoes Hay Bail Toss Scholarship Winners

2009 Race Results

The race was another fantastic one.  Thank you for all who participated and thank you to all the wonderful race sponsors. Race Results (Complete race results) 5K Open Men Travis Robertson, 22, Iowa City, IA 15:40 Open Women Erin Moeller, 32, Mount Vernon, IA 17:50 Men Under 15 Nate Marti, 14, Mount Vernon, IA   19:03… Continue reading 2009 Race Results

2009 Press Release

Date: June 24, 2009 From: Gary Bentrim, Solon Beef Days Committee President Subject:  Beef Days Press Release This year On Friday/Saturday, July 17th & 18th, Solon Beef Days will hold its 38th celebration.  This two day event, traditionally starting the third Friday in July, has collected and donated over $318,000 back into the community and… Continue reading 2009 Press Release