The weekend is free to all spectators and is set up, as a pre-celebration portion of the 76th Rotary Club of Brazil's 4th of July fundraiser, scheduled to officially begin Tuesday, June 28.
Saturday is practice day at the go-kart track, with warm-ups beginning at 10 a.m., then races from 3-5 p.m.
For Saturday's practice, Clay County Search and Rescue will serve breakfast and have food and beverages, followed with a "Barbecue and Blues" dinner in the evening.
The fundraiser dinner will take place at the Forest Park Pavilion, with dinner starting at 6 p.m., followed by live entertainment at 7 p.m., featuring Dicky James and the Blue Flames.
Cost for the dinner is $6, which includes a meal of barbecue, two sides and a drink.
Children ages' 10-under will be admitted free.
Door prizes and corn hole games will also be set up.
Advance tickets are currently on sale at Harris Bank (Brazil Branch), Terre Haute Savings Bank (Brazil Branch), First Financial Bank (Brazil East Branch), and Highway 40 Furniture.
For more information on the dinner, call Terry Eaglin at 812-605-2437 or e-mail email@example.com.
The official SIRA Go-Kart races will take place Sunday, from 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Official race sponsors are SIRA and the Rotary Club of Brazil. SIRA Race Directors are Garry Spencer and Jamie Sowders.
All refreshment sales will benefit Clay County Search and Rescue. For additional details, log on to www.sirakarting.net.
What: SIRA Go-Kart Classic Race
When: Saturday and Sunday, noon-5 p.m.
Where: Forest Park
Who: For more information, call Susan Thomas at 239-4230 or Rotary Club of Brazil President Miranda Goodale at 230-6366.