PONCE DE LEON, Fla. (WDHN) — The mud will be flying in Ponce De Leon this weekend.
The event will be held at 1517 Vortex Springs Lane in Ponce De Leon from Friday, November 10 through Monday, November 13, featuring dirt drag races on Friday night, bounty hole mud racing on Saturday, and the return of the ATV rodeo.
Tickets for the event are as follows:
- Weekend Passes
- $84 for ages 13 and up
- $59 for ages 5-12.
- Tickets for Saturday and Sunday
- $59 for ages 13 and up
- $49 for ages 5-12.
- Children under 4 are free.
Cash prizes total $20,500. The winners of dirt drag racing and the bounty hole will go home with a $10,000 purse, while the winner of the ATV rodeo will take home $500. Registration for dirt drag racing will be done on the day of the event.
“The best thing about these races is how close the people can get to the action,” said XBR Motorsports Co-Owner Dusty Thompson. “Folks can drive their vehicles right up and watch the races from there. It is a really great experience.”
While the event is occurring, the trails at Vortex will not be available to dirt bikes, three-wheelers, Jeeps, or trucks for the safety of ATV riders and attendees. There is also unlimited boondock camping available during the event for those wanting to stay close to the action. Camping and cabin reservations are available by calling (850) 836-4979.