The 36th Annual SNODEO provided by the Central Adirondack Association will kick-off in December at the Hiltebrant Recreation Center Pavilion in Old Forge.
In the 36th year, Snodeo has become a permanent fixture in Old Forge. Generating the consistent local following with the influx of snowmobilers and winter travelers alike.
All four manufacturers will have the 2013 snowmobile models on display.
During the weekend, you will find there's so much to do for the entire family. From the vintage snowmobile show to the Kitty-Cat/120cc races and a special appearance by Santa & Mrs. Claus on Saturday afternoon. There's plenrty to see and do so stop by during your stay in the Old Forge area.
Vintage Snowmobile Show & Swap Meet on Sat, Dec 8th. Trophies awarded in 17 different categories inlcuding a People's Choice Award. Registration begins at 8 am, awards at 2 pm. Judged show with dash plaques. $5 per sled, 3 or more $15. For more info contact Ed Staab at 315-942-9911.
Free Parking & Shuttle Bus.
Annual 120cc & Kitty-Cat Races starting at Noon on Saturday. Free registration in the pavilion from 10am to Noon. This event is held snow or no snow. Rules of youth races; knees can' t be touching the handle bars, must provide own snowmobile and helmets, boots & gloves required. Races will be divided into categories by age & make/model of sleds. All participants will receive t-shirts & trophies. Sponsored by the Old Forge Camping Resort. For more info please email Mike Ross at email@example.com.
Spectacular FIREWORKS display on Saturday at 5:15pm.
Don't forget the Snodeo Raffle is back. You have a 1 in 1200 chance to win your choice from the following snowmobilies:
2013 Polaris Rush Pro-R Retro with electric start from Don's Polaris
2013 Yamaha FX Nytro from Big Moose Yamaha
2013 Arctic Cat F 1100 LXR from Big Moose Arctic Cat
2013 Ski Doo GSX LE 600 ETEC from Smith Marine
2nd prize of $1,000
3rd prize of $500
4th prize of $300
5th prize of $100
6th prize of $100
Tickets are $20 each.
Drawing on Sunday, Dec 9th, at 1pm during SNODEO at the North St pavilion.
On Saturday, Dec 8th after the youth kitty-cat 120 cc races, the raffle drawing for a 2012 Polaris 120 youth snowmobile. $5 per ticket.
The Old Forge DMV Satellite Office, located at 183 Park Avenue in Old Forge, will be open additional hours for Snodeo. On Friday, December 7th, the hours will be 9am to 6pm and on Saturday, December 8th, from 9am to 2pm.