Backgate 2022

Auction Information

Bo Dottley

Wednesday, Feb. 23 - Saturday, Feb. 26, 2022 | 8 AM

Auction Notes

Blackmon Auctions welcomes buyers and sellers, from all over the country, for this sale every year. The “Backgate Auction” features 4 straight days of auctioning items, such as; Tractors, Combines, Pickers, Big & Small Farm Implements, Lawn & Landscape Items, Heavy Equipment, Big Trucks, Grain Trailers, Personal Vehicles, ATV’s & Side By Sides, Boats, Support Equipment, Small Miscellaneous Items & So Much More!! There will be food trucks onsite daily for BBQ, Burgers, Steak On A Stick, Drinks & Snacks, etc… So bring the family, bring a friend or bring both!!  If you’ve never been to The “Backgate Auction”, come see us; and if you’re a Backgate regular, we look forward to seeing you again!

Sale Schedule

Wednesday, Feb. 23 –  Day 1 (Small Misc. Items)

Selling small miscellaneous and support items with two auction trucks running all day. You never know what will be here! We will have a full line up, as usual, which can be viewed daily, onsite, during check in.  Items on this day will sell onsite only!!

Thursday, Feb. 24 –  Day 2  (Small/Medium 3pt Implements, Irrigation Equip, Hay Equip, Lawn & Landscaping Equip, Big Trucks, Truck Parts & Tires, Grain/Utility/Equipment & Van Trailers, Personal Vehicles & More.

There will be a great selection of the items mentioned above & more. We will probably run two auction trucks in the morning & one in the afternoon. All of these items will be available for onsite and/or online bidding.

Friday, Feb. 25 –  Day 3 (Big Items!!)

Tractors, combines, pickers, heavy equipment, BIG implements, BIG Spray Rigs, headers, dirt pans & more. We will only be running one auction truck all day. All of these items will be available for onsite and/or online bidding.

Saturday, Feb. 26 –  Day 4  (Small Items)

We Call It “Family Day”.  You never know what to expect on Saturday at Backgate!!! Could be boats, salvage vehicles, appliances, maybe collectibles, storage sheds, Duck Blinds, camping equipment, antiques, and much , much more. Selling with two auction trucks running all day.  Items this day will sell onsite only!

Stuttgart Municipal Airport
U.S. Highway 63
Stuttgart, AR  72160

The Stuttgart Municipal Airport is located seven (7) miles north of Stuttgart, AR. From Interstate 40, take Exit 193 toward Hazen. Go south a couple of miles to Highway 70, turn left and go one (1) mile to Highway 63 and follow south to the Stuttgart Airport sign. Turn right and you will see the sale site.

Want to Sell Your Items?

Contact Bo Dottley, Auction Mgr. at (501) 944-0921 or to consign.

Item Delivery/Drop Off Dates:

Drop Off Begins – Monday, February 7th at 8AM

Drop Off Ends – (See Sched Below)

  • Day 1, 2 & 4 Items – Tuesday, February 22nd  at 12 Noon. No Exceptions!!
  •  Day  3 Items – Thursday, February  24th at 12 Noon. No Exceptions!!

We ask our customers to please be considerate of the deadlines above….. This allows our team the proper time to align, catalog & tag 2,000+/- items so the sale runs smoothly.

Hours Of Operation

We will be open from 8 AM to 5 PM, seven days a week, during drop off. There will be forklifts and boom lifts available for unloading your items. Contact Bo Dottley at (501) 944-0921 or to consign your items. Item inspection can be done at your leisure, as items arrive onsite.

Online Bidding
Online bidding will be available on all items being sold Thursday, Feb. 24  and Friday, Feb. 25. Register early here. Contact Doug Tyree at (501) 650-4188 or with any questions regarding the online bidding process.

There will be 6% buyer’s premium on all items sold (slight additional fee online). Items must be paid for the day of the auction unless you have made other arrangements in advance with Blackmon Auctions. We accept wire transfers, credit cards, cash, or checks with a letter of credit from your bank.


  • All items must be removed within seven (7) days of the auction unless you have made prior arrangements with Blackmon Auctions.
  • You or your transport company must have a paid receipt to pickup your item!  We will not allow an item to leave the yard without showing a paid receipt. 
  • There is NOT a loading ramp at this yard! Please send the appropriate trailer for your pickup. * We do have forklifts and boom lifts available to assist in loading your items.
  • ***ONLINE & ONSITE BIDDERS*** After 10 days, the gate will be locked and there will NOT be a forklift or crew onsite to assist you with loading your items. This will make pickup extremely difficult and inconvenient for all involved. Blackmon Auctions is not responsible for lost or stolen items left after the loadout time period.


Arkansas Auction Complex
425 Blackmon Rd
Lonoke, AR  72086
FAX 501-676-0218

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2801 South 32nd St
Muskogee, OK  74401

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7111 Texas 171
Godley, TX  76044

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