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Bear Valley Derby a Great Labor Day Family Event In The Sierra

Bear Valley Derby a Great Labor Day Family Event In The Sierra

Bear Valley to Host 7th Annual Derby and Country Faire

Bear Valley, CA: Enjoy spectacular Bear Valley in scenic Alpine County on September 5th for the Seventh Annual Bear Valley Derby and Country Faire. This event will feature the ever popular non-motorized car races powered only by gravity and the navigation skills of the driver. These fun-filled and spectator friendly races pits two cars in each heat racing side by side to add to the excitement. The Derby is open to aspiring racers of all ages. Racing starts at 10:00am. Cars are provided and all one needs to participate is to register online prior or on the day of and have a passion to feel the wind in their ears.

In addition to the races, a full day of scheduled activities and amusements are designed to make a most eventful day even better. New this year will be the “Trike Trials” featuring Hot Wheel™ tricycles racing on an oval track. The Country Faire portion of the event will keep the kids engaged and the adults amused as they can take full advantage of exciting attractions like a bungee trampoline, an elevated ropes course, climbing wall, the always popular animal petting zoo, to name a few, as well as festive foods and beverages. The day is capped off with a savory BBQ dinner affair catered by the Arnold Pantry complemented with live music by recording artists “Meredith Axelrod” and friends to enhance the sharing of a day of racing and activities.

The Bear Valley Derby and Country Faire is hosted by the Bear Valley Parents Group; a 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization and proceeds help the Group provide summer activities and year-round child care for the children of Bear Valley residents, homeowners and guests of the Village.

For more information on the day’s activities and to register for your day of racing and family fun go to

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