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First Sprint Race This Weekend

This coming Friday and Saturday (October 6-7th), will be the first Sprint Mania FALS Classic at the Fairbury Speedway.  This is an exciting occasion which may become another annual Speedway event!  Since this is a new race for Fairbury, expect to see new and different fans.  This means new visitors to Fairbury and more folks experiencing our small town!

The Speedway’s website lists the following schedule:

Friday’s Sprint Mania’s FALS Classic:

  • $2,000 to win MOWA/IRA 410 Winged Sprints
  • $2,000 to win Lucas Oil POWRi WAR / Wisconsin WingLESS 410 Non-Winged Sprints
  • $750 to win UMP Modifieds

Saturday’s Sprint Mania’s FALS Classic

  • $4,000 to win MOWA/IRA 410 Winged Sprints
  • $4,000 to win Lucas Oil POWRi WAR / Wisconsin WingLESS 410 Non-Winged Sprints
  • $1,000 to win UMP Modifieds

“The Specialty Shops are hosting a “Sprint Around Fairbury” Shopping event to welcome these fans,” says Bobbi McKeon, owner of Heart’s Desire and coordinator of the Specialty Shops group.   “We are excited for the opportunity to introduce new people to our small town.”

Shop the shops for specials, samples and discounts!  Cascade Gardens, Country Cupboard, Dave’s Supermarket, Fairbury Furniture, Heart’s Desire Antiques & Accents, Kilgus Farmstead, Lost Arts, Once ‘n Again, Serendipity Cards & Gifts, and The Spotted Owl!

Another exciting event this week is Antiques and Uniques, Ltd. – 15th Anniversary Storewide Sale!  15% off everything in the store this week to help celebrate their 15th Anniversary!

Don’t miss this big shopping event!  Enjoy browsing locally while supporting our wonderful small town!

Call Bobbi at (815) 692-4500 or email fairbury@fairburyILattractions.com with any stories, ideas or suggestions for interesting topics to write for our community.