Non-Motor Track Events
Ace Hardware Wheelbarrow Race
Sponsored by ACE Hardware - Independence
Monday, July 13, 2015 8:00 p.m. (on pulling track during ATV intermission)
Be first to wheel your significant other over the finish line and win your own tough and sturdy Ace Hardware wheelbarrow! Ace Hardware-Independence will donate 5 wheelbarrows as prizes for the race and employees will distribute coupons during this event!
Dominach's Taekwondo Academy Showdown
Sponsored by Dominich's Taekwondo Academy
Tuesday, July 14, 2015 8:00 p.m. (on pulling track during Derby intermission)
"THERE IS NO CHARGE FOR AWESOMENESS!" ~Kung Fu Panda~
Be a part of the fun! Dominach's Taekwondo Academy is sponsoring a surprise contest! You will amazed! Prizes will be awarded!
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Skyline Coney Eating Contest
Sponsored by Independence Skyline
Friday, July 17, 2015, AT INTERMISSION DURING FRIDAY NIGHT TRACTOR PULL
The Independence Skyline, brought to you buy the Holland Restaurant Group, has announced that they will be hosting the 4rd annual coney eating contest at this year's Kenton County Fair.
Contestants will be challenged to eat a predetermined number of delicious Skyline coneys. Whoever completes this feat in the least amount of time will be declared the 2015 Kenton County Fair Coney Eating Champion!
The coney eating contest is open to participants of all ages, and winners will receive a $25 gift card to be used at the Independence Skyline location at 1968 Declaration Drive in the Independence Town Center.
Holland Restaurant Group owns Skyline locations in Anderson, Cleves, Springfield, Reading, Florence, Lawrenceburg, Taylor Mill and Richwood, in addition to the Independence location. They also own LaRosas locations in Dry Ridge, Independence, Latonia and Taylor Mill.