Formally the Black Hills Stock Show Stockman’s Banquet and Ball now under NEW NAME & NEW LOCATION "Buckles & Bling Heritage Awards" will honor the accomplishments of four individuals at the annual event on Wednesday, February 2.
Buckles & Bling will have a tradition of honoring those who have excelled in the agricultural industry as Stockmen and Agri-Business people. A special “Hall of Fame” distinction is awarded to an individual who has been influential in the growth and support of the Black Hills Stock Show®.
Honorees for 2022 are as following,
Stockman of the Year:
Ray & Linda Gilbert
Agri-Business of the Year:
Marc & Jill Hotchkiss/The Livestock Link
Horse People of the Year:
Paul & Jana Griemsman
Silver Spur "Hall of Fame":
Buckles & Bling will be held at The Monument, Fine Arts Theatre Lobby starting at 5 pm with a social and awards to begin at 6:30 pm. The event will feature a banquet, youth scholarship auction, and presentations of the four honorees.