Race for Fallen Linemen Aug. 10 in Alexandria

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Race for Fallen Linemen Aug. 10 in Alexandria

July 31, 2019

The fifth annual Race for Fallen Linemen will be held at Viking Speedway in Alexandria the evening of Saturday, Aug. 10.

A portion of the proceeds from the event will go to The Fallen Linemen Organization, which provides financial support to electric utility linemen injured while on the job and/or supporting organizations and institutions.

ALP Utilities, the local municipal electric utility, is one of the event sponsors. Last year, almost $4,400 was donated and with your help that goal can be bettered this year. So come on out to a great event and help raise some money for a great organization.

Viking Speedway is located at 300 Fairgrounds Road, Alexandria. Grandstand admission for regular race events is $12 for adults and seniors. but is $20 on Aug. 10, with part of the proceeds going to the Fallen Lineman organization. Kids ages 10-15 admission is  $5.00 and children 9 and under free.

Grandstand opens at 5 p.m. and races start at 6:45.