Aug 062014

By Linda Kor

Holbrook’s Route 66 Festival: It Ain’t Your Mother’s Road is slated on Friday and Saturday, Aug. 8 and 9, and offer fun for everyone.

On Saturday, youth and adults are invited to take part in the Tater Races, potato car races that will take place at 12 noon at West End Park on the east end of Hopi Drive. Potatoes and wheels will be provided and it will be up to participants to create the fastest spud on the track. Participants can bring their own potato racers from home in a free for all competition for the fastest tater. Prizes will be awarded for both youth and adults. No pre-registration is required.

For more information, call Kathleen Smith at (928) 524-6225.