Running of the Meatballs Rules
License # 92699-12
  • Purchase as many numbered tickets as you wish (One for $5 or 5 for $20). Each numbered ticket will match a numbered “meatball” (brown golf ball).
  • Need not be present to win.
  • Cash or checks accepted, no credit cards.
  • Must be 18 years of age to purchase numbers or win a prize.
  • All “meatballs” will be released at the same time and will have an equal chance of winning. Spectators may watch but must not interfere with the release or the running of the “meatballs”. They will be released on Oakhill Road next to Elim Lutheran Church and “run” the downhill race course for approximately 500′
  • The first 10 numbered “meatballs” to enter the chute at the end of race will win prizes listed on the flyer and ticket.
  • Winners will be posted at Gammelgården Museum, where prizes can be picked up.
  • Any fees or taxes are the winner’s responsibility.
  • Helpline number for problem gambling 1-800-333-HOPE.
2017 Prizes
1. $500 cash
2. Scandinavian sweater from Butik gift shop up to $300 value
3. 1 year membership at Ironwoods Golf Range $250 value
4. Gift certificate at Abrahamson Nurseries  $100 value
5. 1 full cord of wood..split.  $150 value
6. $100 in quarters
7. $100 Super America Gas card courtesy of Doran O’Brien / Edward Jones Investments
8. 6 tickets for Annies Swedish Coffee Party
9. 4 Steaks, grill mitt and hot pad set $50.00 value
10. $25 gift card from Security State Bank