|Pull tickets available at the gate|
|Written by Sentinel-Tribune|
|Friday, 02 August 2013 09:12|
Tickets will be available at the gate for the National Tractor Pulling championships Aug. 16-18 at the Wood County Fairgrounds. It's the 47th annual pull.
Pulling action begins Aug. 16 with sessions at 1 and 7:30 p.m. The Aug. 17 sessions are at noon and 6:30 p.m. The pull concludes Aug. 18 with a noon session. There are two pulling tracks for each session.
Tickets for this year's championships can also be purchased at participating Kroger stores.
Tickets purchased at the gate are: $110 for an adult all-session pass; $44 for all-day Friday; $22 for Friday evening; $44 for all-day Saturday; $22 for Saturday evening; and $22 for Sunday. Credit cards will not be accepted at the ticket gate on the day of the pull.
Reserved seating is available and it applies to bleachers on the north side and the covered grandstand and finish line towers on the south side. These seats are an additional $4 per seat per session.
There are no raindates and no refunds for tickets for the championships.
No glass containers are permitted and no coolers larger than 12x12x12 are allowed in the stands. All coolers, bags, fanny packs, purses etc. will be checked. Also no unauthorized ATV's or golf carts are permitted on the grounds.
The Super Stock Diesel Tractors have moved from afternoon to the evening session on Aug. 17.
The fan appreciation night is Aug. 15 from 8 p.m.-midnight. Haywire will be playing a free concert at the Crazy Frank Pavilion in the campground area. The paddock area is open for fans to take a look at the tractors and trucks.
The tentative dates for 2014 are Aug. 15-17. There is no ticket price increase for 2014.
The pulling schedule is:
(at Wood County Fairgrounds)
1 p.m. ¬≠¬≠-2-Wheel Drive Trucks; Super Stock Open; Super Farm Tractors; Light Super Stock.
7:30 p.m. - Modifieds; 4-Wheel Drive Trucks; Modified Minis; Super Stock Diesel; Super Semis.
Noon - Modifieds; 4-Wheel Drive Trucks; Super Farm Tractors; Super Stock Open.
6:30 p.m. - Pro Stock; Super Stock Diesel; 2-Wheel Drive Trucks; Unlimited Modifieds; Super Stock Diesel 4-wheel drive trucks.
Noon - Unlimited Modifieds; Pro Stock; Super Semis; Modified Minis; Light Super Stock; Super Stock Diesel 4-wheel drive trucks.
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