Wheely great events coming up this February

January 30, 2013 by  

Next month will see two exciting events in the area for vehicle vultures.

First up, bicycling enthusiasts are sure to enjoy the Doral Cycling Classic on Sunday, February 3, at 11010 NW 92 Terrace, Miami. The event will be held from 8:00 am. – 2:00 pm and will be the first race of the season for Pro-Cycling Miami.

On-site registration will begin at 6:30 am on the day of the event. Registration fees range from $15 – $35. Prizes range from merchandise to cash, with money paid to the first five winners in each category. For more information, call (786) 973-5484.
Sun Life Stadium may also be putting promotional postcard printing into effect at the moment, as February 9 will be filled with the revving engines of monster trucks. Goliath vehicles scheduled to appear include Grave Digger, Spider Man, Iron Man, Shock Therapy, el Diablo, and Ground Pounder.

The event begins with a pit party from 2:00 pm, before gates open at 5:00 pm and the show begins at 7:00 pm. Tickets are $18 to $22 for adults and $10 for kids aged 2 – 12. VIP passes are $35 and gold circle seats are $30. Pit passes are $10. Tickets can be ordered by phone at (800) 745-3000.

Discount tickets are available at MetroPCS locations and pit passes can be picked up from Advance Auto Parts locations for as long as supplies last. Monster trucks will be on display at local stores Friday, February 8, including Max-D at Wal-Mart, 8651 NW 13th Terrace, Doral; Monster Energy at Wal-Mart Supercenter, 4700 Flamingo Road South, Cooper City; and Advance Auto Parts Grinder at Advance Auto Parts, 19563 NW 57th Avenue, Carol City.