Crookston's second evening of Ox Cart Days brought many spectators and community members out for a fun evening of Battle of the Bands and the Rotary, Lion's, Kiwanis and Farmer's Market corn and brat feed.
Participants in Battle of the Bands include:
- As We Are, a hardcore metal band from Duluth, Minnesota
- The Cow Daddies, a country band from Grand Forks, North Dakota
- The Ska Skank Redemption, a ska band from Fargo, North Dakota
- Jade and the Greenhouse, a "coffee-shop blues" band from Fargo, North Dakota
After all four bands performed and the judges deliberated, Jade and the Greenhouse came out on top, taking first prize and the $1000 cash prize. The Ska Skank redemption took second with a $300 prize; The Cow Daddies took third place and As We Are took fourth.