Remsen to hold 41st Annual Demo Derby

Thursday, August 9, 2018

The Remsen Demolition Derby Association will be sponsoring their 41st Annual Remsen Demolition Derby on Sat., August 18 at 6:00 p.m. in the Jaycee Arena, 2 1/2 blocks north of the Remsen Cemetery corner, off Highway 3.

Tickets for the event will be available at the main gate behind the Mid-Sioux office and a secondary gate on the west side at the top of the hill near the golf course. Please note there is no parking at the golf course. Gates will open at 5:00 p.m.

The cost is $10 for spectators at the gate, $50 for participants, and pit passes are $25. Registration is the day of the derby.

There will be a power wheels class again this year, for kids ages four to nine.

Drivers can register for five classes: modified, limited weld, street stock, compact, and hobo.

A total of $8,700 in prize money will be given out over the five classes.

In every class but the hobo, the top four finishers are awarded.

In the modified class, the payouts are: first place - $1,200, second place - $800, third place - $400, and fourth place - $200.

In the limited weld class: first place - $1,000, second place - $800, third place - $400, and fourth place - $200.

In the street stock and compact classes: first place - $800, second place - $400, third place - $200, and fourth place - $100.

In the hobo class: first place - $400, second place - $200, and third place - $100.

The overall Dominator at the derby will receive $200.

For more information, visit the Remsen Demolition Derby Facebook page. For rules and information, visit www.dominationONdirt.com.