Potato Bowl USA

Week at a Glance

2020 Tentative Schedule of Events 

Tuesday, September 29th

Hugo’s Potato Bowl PLINKO Begins!
Location: Register at any Hugo’s location.

Wednesday, September 30th

Hugo’s Potato Bowl Golf Scramble 
Time:  Registration: 11:00 AM
Tee Time: 12:00 Noon
Location:  Valley Golf Course, East Grand Forks, MN
Fees:  $100 (2017) – Entry fee includes: green fees, cart, dinner, Potato Bowl gift, & golf prizes                              

Chip Giveaway – Scheels All Sports- Columbia Mall

Hugo’s Potato Bowl PLINKO
Location: Register at any Hugo’s location.

Thursday, October 1st

Baked Potato Bar, served 11 AM – 1:30 PM (all Hugo’s locations)

Hugo’s Potato Bowl PLINKO
Location: Register at any Hugo’s location.

French Fry Feed  – Time:  4:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Location:   

World’s Largest French Feed courtesy the J.R. Simplot!

Friday, October 2nd

UND Fan Luncheon – Serving begins at 11:30, program at noon – Alerus Center

Baked Potato Bar, served 11 AM – 1:30 PM (all Hugo’s locations)

Hugo’s Potato Bowl PLINKO
Location: Register at any Hugo’s location.

Get Wet and Run Wild!  Hugo’s Potato Bowl 1K and 2K Races (Under age 14) at Choice Health and Fitness Registration begins at 4 PM, races start at 5:30 & 5:50.  Free swim for all racers and their families after the event.  

KEM Shrine “Rockin’ the Forks” Details TBA

Saturday, October 3rd

GF Rotary Club Pancake Breakfast – 7:30 AM to 10:30 AM at Grand Forks Central High School

Sons of Norway Potato Pancake Breakfast – 7:30 AM to 1:00 PM at the Sons of Norway Building – 1401 9th Avenue South in Grand Forks.

KEM Shrine Potato Bowl Parade brought to you by Opp Construction 10:00 AM.   The route will go down University Avenue from one block west of North Washington to the west edge of Univerity Park. Check out the Potato Bowl Parade page on this website for more information.  

Tailgating Party – Alerus Center Parking Lot.  Lots of games, activities, food, music and fun!  Season permit tailgating opens at TBA ~ All other tailgating at TBA.  Tailgate Village opens at TBA.  Get your free baked potato with all the toppings at the Northern Plains Potato Growers tent beginning at TBA .    

Hugo’s Potato Bowl PLINKO Contest Finale!
Location: Alerus Center parking lot near the baked potato tent.  

55th Annual Potato Bowl USA Football Game – North Dakota vs South Dakota State.  Alerus Center – Grand Forks. Gametime TBA.