MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Elko Speedway is celebrating its 50th anniversary. The track has attracted racing legends like Jeff Gordon in years past.
There will be dueling monster trucks, school bus racing, bull rides and a petting zoo for kids Saturday night at the “Eve of Destruction.”READ MORE: 84-Year-OId Man Found Pinned To Death Under Minivan In Kandiyohi, Sheriff Says
Gates open at 5 p.m. with the action beginning at 6 p.m. Tickets are $15 for adults and $5 for kids ages 4 to 12.READ MORE: Fargo Woman Killed In Head-On Crash Near Evansville
They have events every Saturday night through September, and stock cars are available to rent for charity events and group outings.MORE NEWS: Why Are Federal Tax Refunds Delayed? And What Can You Do About It?
Driving around the track may seem easy enough, but it takes years of skill and practice — as Rachel Slavik and Mike Augustyniak found in the video above!