Final Pre-Snowball Derby Open
Practice Set for Saturday at Five Flags
Calendar Is Clicking Down Quickly
to the 42nd Annual Snowball Derby Weekend
51 Sports PR Report

Teams competing in the 42nd Annual Snowball Derby weekend, December 2nd through 6th at Five Flags Speedway in Pensacola, Florida, have one more open practice session remaining before the most prestigious short track racing weekend kicks off.  Five Flags Speedway will be open this Saturday, November 21st for practice for Snowball Derby Super Late Models and the Allen Turner Hyundai Snowflake 100 Pro Late Models, as well as for support divisions such as Modifieds, Sportsmen, Super Stocks and Bombers.

The track will be open from 9am to 7pm for rotating practice rounds for all divisions Saturday.  Testing fees are $15 per person to enter the pit area at Five Flags Speedway.  Technical inspection will also be open for all competitors.

The 42nd Annual Snowball Derby weekend kicks off on Wednesday, December 2nd with the Fifth Annual Cat Country 98.7/WEAR-TV Green Flag Party at Five Flags Speedway.  Fans will be able to meet their favorite drivers and enjoy live music, food, drinks and other fun activities at the track.  On-track action starts on Thursday, December 3rd with practice for the Snowball Derby and Allen Turner Snowflake 100 cars as well as feature events for Sportsmen and Bombers.  Friday, December 4th is WXBM Pole Night for the 42nd Annual Snowball Derby, featuring Super Late Model qualifying and features for the Modifieds and Super Stocks.

The Allen Turner Snowflake 100 Pro Late Models will take center stage on Saturday, December 5th, with qualifying and then the green flag for the 100-lap feature.  Last-chance qualifying events for the Snowball Derby Super Late Models will also be held on Saturday.

Then on Sunday, December 6th, it's the 42nd Annual Snowball Derby, where the best racers in the country will take to Five Flags Speedway for 300 grueling laps.

Tickets and camping spaces are available by calling the Five Flags Speedway box office at (850) 944-8400 and order forms can be found online at

For more information on the Snowball Derby, contact Five Flags Speedway by calling (850) 944-8400 and be sure to visit and

Teams will get a chance to hit the track and the tech line a little bit early thanks to an open practice this weekend at Five Flags Speedway.