2022 Picnic at the Mill

2022 Picnic at the Mill


Follow the signs, use 33 Pacific Street in your GPS.  From Groce Road, turn onto Community Street.  

Do NOT turn directly onto 676/Pacific Street from Groce Road.


Only VIP Trucks, Racer's Row, trailered trucks and former Best Rust/Shine winners can arrive early at 9 a.m.  General registration begins at 10 a.m. and ends at 11:30 a.m.  Pre-registration is $20 and ends Sunday, April 17th  Registration is $25 the  day of the show, CASH only.  To pre-register, click HERE.

This year, we will have a professional photographer on site to take pictures of you truck in front of the old mill stacks prior to parking.  He will have the ability to print photos during the show.

***If you're pre-registered, be sure to have your BLUE registration sticker visible on your truck.  This will allow you to park without having to stop.***


We will have three food trucks on site.  Shelton's Smoking Butts BBQ, One Love Fusion Food, and Cupecakish Bar.  Shelton's Smoking Butts BBQ is taking PRE-ORDERS for food.  To pre-order food for a certain time slot, e-mail owner JT Shelton at smokingbuttsbbqllc@yahoo.com or text your order to 864-907-5809.  Menus for both food trucks are below.

50/50 Charity Drawing:

We will be selling raffle tickets to benefit Middle Tyger Community Center in Lyman.  Tickets are available in $5, $10 or $20 increments.  $5 packages are an arm's length of tickets, $10 packages are a wingspan, and $20 packages are a full truck length.  There will be a table set up all day selling tickets.  Tickets can also be purchased from Carolina Truck Shop's vendor spot.  

Prizes include a Forever Sharp steering wheel package, a Classic Consoles bench seat console, car wash buckets, Precisio Weatherstripping gift card, YETI tumblers, gas cards, a custom Cheverolet truck bench, etc.

Food Drive:

We'll be collecting canned goods and non-perishable items for Middle Tyger Community Center's food pantry.  The first 50 people to make a canned good or monetary donation to our Food Drive will receive a FREE goody bag.  Chevrolet has also donated 50 goody bags filled with some cool Chevy merchandise so this year you'll receive TWO FREE goody bags!


The following vendors will be at the Picnic.  Carolina Truck Shop, SQRBDY.COM, Vision Wheel, Quick Time Performance, Williams Work Tools, Pinstriper Jeremy Kemp, and DB Graphics & Wraps.

One Blood Donations:

The One Blood truck will be on site accepting blood donations.  Donors will receive a free t-shirt, a $20 e-gift card, and a free wellness check.  To schedule an appointment to donate, click HERE.

Hotel Info:

We recommend Holiday Inn Express & Suites, Hampton Inn & Suites, and Fairfield Inn & Suites - all are located in Duncan, SC.  These three hotels have parking lots to fit trailers and have lowered truck friendly lots.

General Schedule of Events:

8 a.m.:
Vendor set-up begins
9 a.m.:

VIP & Racer's Row set up (done by 10 a.m.)
10-11:30 a.m.:
Registration - Do NOT arrive EARLY
10:30 a.m.:
Shelton's Smoking Butts BBQ opens for lunch
11 a.m.: 
One Love Fusion Food Truck Opens for lunch
Participant Voting Begins - voting slips will be available at the 50/50 table
1:30 p.m.:
Voting ends - turn in all voting slips
2:00 p.m:
Hoods down for pictures
2:30 p.m:
50/50 raffle drawing begins
3:30 p.m:

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