View Full Version : Anyone interested in vending in Sturgis
07-09-2011, 05:46 PM
If anyone has an interest in vending in Sturgis this year shoot me an email. It would be at a campground in Sturgis. You would need to vend Breakfast and Dinner for 10 days. I can help with the menu and amounts we used last year.
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07-09-2011, 05:53 PM
Is this "The Sturgis", as in Bike Week???
If so, I would jump on this in a heartbeat if:
I was 20-30 years younger.
I was single.
I was "a hunk".
Since I am none of those--I am sure someone will step up to the plate.
That would be a great gig!!!
07-09-2011, 06:05 PM
Yes it is Bike Week, The campground is pretty mellow compared to the big boys. I am 52 and have done it for the last 3 years, so you are never too old. It is great time and you make money, what more can you ask for.
07-09-2011, 08:05 PM
What kind of money we talking here?
07-09-2011, 08:41 PM
What Sled said.......We have a pair of FEC500's and an HD compliant trailer.......
07-09-2011, 08:52 PM
I know that over a million folks attend that event every year, gets bigger bigger every year.
I have family that lives within 25 miles of Sturgis.
07-09-2011, 09:46 PM
If I could coax the Rancho A Go Go truck up there, it would be something for sure! If you're serious Jeff, let me know...
07-10-2011, 09:48 AM
The campground is called SturgisView that we cooked at. They have around 500 campers staying there. We are the only vendor there. They also have a small bar there. Our Breakfast menu last year was
Breakfast Burrito's , Egg, Sausage/Bacon, cheese sandwich , Bisquits and Gravy , coffee, juice water. We did about $ 500 for Breakfast each day. For dinner we did some different things each night. We would always have Ribs and we would do 2 meats a night and 3 different sides ( Pulled Pork, Brisket, Chicken and Sausage, Cheesy potatoes, Baked Beans, Cole Slaw) For late night we made up 100 Frozen pizzas and they were gone after 5 days. We would average about $ 1,000 per night. You could chance things up a little with adding a couple of other items on different nights. I know the people at the campground and they would charge you 15% of your gross. They are very easy to work with and it is a great view from their campground.
Let me know if you have any other questions
07-10-2011, 10:32 AM
I would love to. I am so new to this there is no way i could do it but maybe if someone was doing it wanted some help i could come up and help?
07-13-2011, 11:46 PM
Wow Ray, breakfast, dinner, and late night pizza, When do you sleep? Were you just open certain hours?
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