The engines are revving...and it is all for a great cause! Deer Creek Speedway is teaming up with Join the Journey for a fun night they call "Pink Out!" on Saturday, June 23rd. It's an amazing night where everyone is there for one cause...supporting breast cancer survivors!
After you watch the Rochesterfest Parade, head on down for some more family fun! Wear some pink and know that your enjoyment at Deer Creek Speedway is helping breast cancer survivors that are being helped here in Southeast Minnesota. James Rabe and I will both be there ready to cheer on survivors and help fight cancer with you!
You probably have a few questions about this event, so here is a little FAQ just in case you are needing some more info:
Where is Deer Creek Speedway? Racetrack and campground is located at 25262 Highway 63, Spring Valley, MN 55975.
Who is Join the Journey? This is a non-profit in the Rochester area that has been helping breast cancer survivors and their supporters since 2005. Here are a few of their programs and how to get connected:
- Every day, Pink Ribbon Mentors from Join the Journey are at Mayo Clinic providing resources, a listening ear and hope to individuals that are being treated for breast cancer.
- You can also find Join the Journey at Silver Lake every Wednesday in the summer with their Making Waves Dragonboat team.
- Several support groups are also available for breast cancer survivors and other activities that provide a benefit, like the creative support series where participants use various art forms to creatively express thoughts and feelings during the breast cancer journey.
- Check out their website and their Facebook page for more info!
How much are tickets to Pink Out at Deer Creek Speedway?
According to their website, Adult Tickets are $15, Seniors 65+ Ticket - $13, Students 13-17 Ticket - $13, Kids 12 & Under Ticket - FREE. You can check out additional prices for pit passes and also when gates open at this link.
How do I buy tickets?
You can buy at the gate day of, give them a call at 1-877-DCS- RACE or click here to buy online.
Love fun, family-friendly events that help support cancer survivors?
Check out Join the Journey's annual breast cancer walk that will be held in September! The registration fee is very low compared to many other walks in the area AND it includes a t-shirt and lunch. Get all the info at their website here.