[The Brazil Times nameplate] Overcast ~ 46°F  
High: 64°F ~ Low: 55°F
Thursday, May 5, 2016

Second derby to be 'Metal Mania'

Tuesday, July 21, 2009

(Photo)
Dean Shorter (No. 33) slams into the back of Brian Coger at the Clay County 4-H Council Demolition Derby June 20. The council's second Demolition Derby, "Metal Mania Demolition Derby," will take place Saturday at 7 p.m. Times Staff File Photo. [Order this photo]
The Clay County 4-H Council will present "Metal Mania Demolition Derby" at the conclusion of the fair this year.

The event will take place Saturday at the fairgrounds.

Car check-in begins at 2 p.m. and the derby will begin at 7 p.m.

First place will win $1,250 while second place will be awarded $750. Third place in the event will receive $250.

All drivers in the feature will receive their entry fee back.

All prize money is based on 40 full-size cars. If 50-plus show up, the council will add another $500 to the pot.

Saturday's derby will feature compacts and trucks this year for the first time.

There must be a minimum of four cars/trucks for a heat.

Payout will be determined on the number of compacts/trucks that show up to compete.

Admission for school children and up is $7. Pit passes will be available for those 16-older for $17 and children preschool and younger will be admitted free.

Concessions will be available.

All proceeds from the event will be used to support Clay County 4-H.

For more information, call Jim Stevenson at 1-765-672-4641.


Comments
Note: The nature of the Internet makes it impractical for our staff to review every comment. If you feel that a comment is offensive, please Login or Create an account first, and then you will be able to flag a comment as objectionable. Please also note that those who post comments on thebraziltimes.com may do so using a screen name, which may or may not reflect a website user's actual name. Readers should be careful not to assign comments to real people who may have names similar to screen names. Refrain from obscenity in your comments, and to keep discussions civil, don't say anything in a way your grandmother would be ashamed to read.

I really think 4H-ers should get a break on attending as well as 15 years and younger, keep the entry fee to make up the difference.

-- Posted by smallguysmalltown on Wed, Jul 22, 2009, at 9:32 AM


Respond to this story

Posting a comment requires free registration: