Registration deadlines for Come-See-Me events approaching

March 30, 2013 

Deadlines are fast approaching to sign up for Come-See-Me events.

3-on-3 Basketball Tournament registration is due Friday. The Upper Palmetto YMCA will host the tournament at 2 p.m. April 12 and 13. Open to ages 18 and up with four divisions: ages 18-25, 26-35, 36-45 and over 46. Players will call their own fouls. Entry forms are at 402 Charlotte Ave. YMCA or can be downloaded from Fee is $60 per team. For information, call 803-329-9622.

Four-person teams may compete in the 6th annual BBQ Competition for the title of “Best BBQ at Come-See-Me 2013!” Applications due Friday. BBQ entered into the competition will be sold at the Tailgate celevration at Winthrop Lake at 4 p.m. April 20. Proceeds benefit the Kiwanis Club of Rock Hill.

The entry fee is $250 per team and a $25 refundable clean-up fee. An optional ribs category also is available for a $25 fee. Teams provides their own ribs. The competition is limited to 30 teams. Membership in South Carolina BBQ Association is not required.For information go to, email or call Jim Armour at 1-800-681-7635.

Dancers and music lovers are invited to the Come-See-Me Beach Bash and Shag Contest at City Hall Plaza at 5 p.m. April 12. Non-professional dancers may compete for cash prizes and must register at Registration is $25 payable via PayPal. Limited to 15 couples. Dancers will perform for two minutes to their own music, or a tune provided by the DJ. Contestants must report by 4:30 p.m.

The Come-See-Me Road Race & Fun Run starts at the YMCA at 402 Charlotte Ave. and winds through Rock Hill on April 13. There is also a 1-mile fun run. Registration for the 5K road race is $20 through April 9. Race-day registration is $25 and ends at 7:30 a.m. The fun run is free and begins at 8 a.m. followed by the road race at 8:30 a.m. Register at For information, call 803-329-7625 or email

Come-See-Me Coloring Contest forms are available in The Herald, at the Main Street Children’s Museum or can be printed from The contest is open to all ages. Submit entries by April 9 at the Main Street Children’s Museum from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday or 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. The Herald does not accept entries. Winners will be announced at 5:30 p.m. April 18 at the reception and awards ceremony, Main Street Children’s Museum. Entries will only be returned at the reception and awards ceremony.

The first Come-See-Me Cornhole Throwdown will be at Winthrop Lake during the Come-See-Me Tailgate. Cash prizes will be awarded to the top four teams of two. Contestants must be 18 or older. Entry fee is $40 if registered by April 12; and $50 until April 18 or until full. Entry fees are non-refundable and non-transferable. The first round begins at 5 p.m. April 20. Teams must check in by 4:30 p.m. Visit for registration form. Teams will abide by American Cornhole Association tournament rules. For information, contact

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