The Tremont Horseshoe League will sponsor the 48th Annual Turkey Festival Tournament on Saturday, June 8. This is one of the larger
tournaments in the state with 56 players.
Play starts at 8:30 a.m. and finals will start at 1 p.m.
Entry fee is $20 per player, which includes score keeping. Cash pay back to the top three positions in each class.
Entry deadline is May 31.
For more information, please contact Don Fawer at 925-5398 or Jeff Roberts at 925-3250.
What has wheels, a mattress, and flies down the street as fast as people can push it? A racing bed!
You have to see them to believe them.
The first race is at 1 p.m. on Saturday, June 8, but the crowds start to line the street
early so they can get a good view of the action.
- Bed must be bunk size or larger
- Bed must have mattress and be fully made
- Bed must have wheels
- Four pushers maximum
- One rider mandatory
- Race will include a Chinese Fire Drill
- Entry fee: $10.00
Entry fee: $10
Entry forms are due by June 3, 2013.
Bed Race Entry Form
For more information, call
Glen Gullette at 256-7890.
Start the second day of the festival off with a refreshing jog in the country. Join us
for the 38th annual Tremont Turkey Festival 5K Race on Saturday, June 8, at 7:30 a.m.
- Accurately measured
- Splits at each mile
- Electronically timed
- Flat to gently rolling course
- Results available on this web page
- Trophy presentation at the pavilion immediately following the race
Race day registration starts at 6:15 a.m. and ends promptly at 7:20 a.m. No pre-race packet pickup. All runners must check in at the registration table on race day.
|Separate classifications for Male and Female
for these age brackets
|10 & under
11 - 14
15 - 19
20 - 24
25 - 29
30 - 34
35 - 39
40 - 44
45 - 49
50 - 54
55 - 59
60 & over
$22.00 before June 3, 2013
($2 discount for LRC and IVS members
$25.00 race day (no discounts)
Map of the course
Map of registration and start line
For further information, contact us by email or write:
1946 Mayflower Drive
Pekin, IL 61554
Pole Vault – Street Vault 2013
The Flying Dragons Pole Vault Club of Pekin is returning to the festival again this year to host a very unique sporting event. Athletes of all ages will be competing in this street version of the well-known track and field event.
Stop by to check out the action in the outfield of the baseball diamond in the park: