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Prescott Valley Grand Prix gets underway this weekend

Prescott Valley - October 24, 2015<br /><br /><!-- 1upcrlf2 -->Les Stukenberg/The Daily Courier<br /><br /><!-- 1upcrlf2 -->Dirt bikes, quads, UTV's and even a sidecar race in the first ever Prescott Valley Grand Prix in the fields in front of the PV Event Center Saturday. Racing action continues Sunday beginning at 8 a.m.

Prescott Valley - October 24, 2015<br /><br /><!-- 1upcrlf2 -->Les Stukenberg/The Daily Courier<br /><br /><!-- 1upcrlf2 -->Dirt bikes, quads, UTV's and even a sidecar race in the first ever Prescott Valley Grand Prix in the fields in front of the PV Event Center Saturday. Racing action continues Sunday beginning at 8 a.m.

PRESCOTT VALLEY – With over 200 racers last year, the second annual Prescott Valley Grand Prix this Memorial Day weekend promises to be even bigger.

Held all day Saturday and Sunday, May 28 and 29, racers from around the state will converge on downtown near the Prescott Valley Event Center, bringing their bikes, quads and UTVs with them to get their race on.

And the fun doesn’t stop with racers as the whole family can participate with several food vendors on site, along with a bounce house, rock wall, slide, shooting gallery and bungee jumper. A beer garden will also be on site, along with helicopter rides and live bands.

Entry fees are $20 per unclassified vehicle ($40 weekend price), $65 per bike and quad ($110 weekend price), $100 per Pro Class ($200 weekend price), $90 per UTV ($160 weekend price), $35 per Pee Wee vehicle, $45 per mini vehicle, $45 per 170, 250 and Trophy Kart UTV and $10 for transponder scoring.

Gate fees for adults are $10 ($15 weekend price), $5 for youth ($8 weekend price), free for youth ages 5 and under and $10 per vehicle camping for the weekend.

Registration on Saturday and Sunday will take place at Buckey’s Casino, located at 1500 Hwy 69.