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Heritage Days Bed Race needs beds, racers

Posted: Friday, April 24, 2015

The Heritage Days Bed Race will be held Saturday, June 20 along with the Hot Air Balloon Launch and Glow and Car Show at Huntington North High School. The Bed Race is open to any interested participants with a $25 entry fee. Sponsors are Juergens Do-It-Best, Barlow Appliances and Johnson Quik Lube.

Entry forms are available at the Huntington County Chamber of Commerce office, 305 Warren Street, or online at Entry forms along with the $25 fee are due back to the Chamber by Friday, June 12. No professional race beds will be permitted in the race. Beds and racers will need to be registered at 6 p.m., the race will follow after the hot air balloon launch.

Cash prizes will be awarded to the first three winning places and the “Crowd Favorite.” Dan Juergens, Juergens Do-It-Best and Heritage Days steering committee member, is the organizer of the Bed Race. For more information contact the Chamber at (260) 356-5300 or Dan Juergens at (260) 356-5214. The theme of Heritage Days for 2015 is “Broadcasting the 1930s” and Parkview Huntington Hospital is the official sponsor.