Smalltown Throwdown Contest


April 13, 2024

Roseau emerged as a Finalist in the Cenex Smalltown Throwdown Contest, Competing for the coveted $100,000 Grand Prize.

In an exhilarating turn of events, the small but mighty community of Roseau has been selected as one of the top three finalists in the esteemed Cenex Smalltown Throwdown Contest. This nationwide competition celebrates the essence of small-town pride and the unique events that define the heart and soul of small communities across America.

After submitting the City of Roseau Fall Festival video application in December, Roseau's Promotions Director, received the thrilling news that their town had soared to the finals, vying for the grand prize of $100,000.

"We are thrilled and honored to be recognized as finalists in the Cenex Smalltown Throwdown Contest!" exclaimed Sinnamon Krings, Roseau Promotions Director. "This journey showcases our unique small-town events along with the pride and sense of family and 6

community that is the strength of our town. Being chosen as one of the top three nationwide contenders is a testament to the unique fabric that binds our community. We are proud to be a small town. Roseau's distinctive character shines through its vibrant community events, from lively festivals to cherished local traditions. From the annual Hotdish Competition to pro wrestling, kids' straw maze, and micro -brew festival, the small-town events are sure to entertain. The event takes place the first week in October."

Now, as the town stands on the brink of potentially securing the grand prize, the spotlight turns to the nation as citizens across America are called upon to cast their votes to support Roseau's victory bid.

The voting phase will open on April 15 and run through May 15. It's an opportunity for every American to rally behind Roseau, demonstrating the power of unity and showcasing the immense pride that small towns evoke.

As the countdown to voting day begins, Roseau urges citizens nationwide to support their beloved town. With $100,000 on the line, every vote counts, and together, we can make Roseau's dreams of triumph a reality. The Civic and Commerce Board has some new and quirky ideas for growing the festival with the help of the Cenex Contest reward.

Join the movement, rally for Roseau, and show the nation the unstoppable spirit of small-town pride. Voting is open on April 15 and will continue until May 15. Supporters can cast their votes online at Join Roseau in the final push for victory and help bring the $100,000 prize home.

To cast your vote, go to for the Cenex voting link or scan the QR code. Every vote counts.


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