Stock car racing
The stock car racing season at the Yellowhead International Speedway is set to open. The season schedule will have races Sunday, August 19; Sunday, September 16; Saturday, September 29 and Sunday, September 30. All races get underway at 2 p.m. unless otherwise stated.
If rained out, the race will be held the following weekend.
Dreambuilders Golf Classic
The third annual Dreambuilders Golf Classic is teeing off August 20 at York Lake Golf & Country Club. Four person texas scramble. $800 entry fee includes green fee, golf cart and steak supper. Money raised supports projects for Dreambuilders for the upcoming school year as well as towards a trip for Yorkton youth to attend a National Aboriginal Career Fair. Major prizes also offered including a hole in one and closest to the pin prize. For more information email charlesbellega...@cttcs.ca or call 641-0047.
The Cornerstone Raceway will be hosting a tractor pull competition August 17-18 at the Exhibition Grounds. Event begins at noon. For more infromation visit yorktonexhibition.com or email yorkton...@sasktel.net
Stanley Cup Parade
The Jarret Stoll Stanley Cup parade is taking place in Yorkton today! The parade will begin at 2 p.m. The fun starts on Darlington Street and 6th Avenue and will head towards Broadway and then on to the Gallagher Center. For more information on the parade contact Penny Sandercock at 782-6456.
The Brodie Avenue skatepark is now available on a temporary basis as landscaping crews continue to work on fully completing the park. The park will be closed from seven a.m. to seven p.m. for landscaping duties, but will be open from 7 p.m. to dusk for anyone who wants to use the recently built park. The park will be fully open in the near future.
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