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Heavy Metal Drive-Thru
May 9, 2020 @ 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM CDTFree
Heavy Metal Drive-Thru is an interactive construction exhibit that allows young and old to come watch heavy equipment at work! Each show will have between 4-6 pieces of heavy equipment operating and doing a variety of activities.
While the event is FREE to the public, they do ask that anyone planning to attend (even just the drive-thru) please “purchase” a ticket so they can plan for traffic accordingly. General Admission tickets are FREE and include the drive-thru portion as many times as you would like to loop through as well as the free parking areas behind the front row. One TICKET per VEHICLE.They strongly recommend purchasing front row RESERVED parking spot as they will have the best view of the activities.
They ask all attendees to please support ANY small business after leaving the event. Go buy a gift certificate/gift card to your favorite small business – restaurant/pub, recreational experience, or retail store.
1) Attendees can only be in an enclosed vehicles – please no pedestrians, bicyclists, or open top vehicles.
2) Attendees MUST remain in their vehicles at all times (all activity will STOP on site if we see anyone outside of their vehicle – don’t be that party pooper). Please keep proper spacing between vehicles.
3) They ask that you keep your windows closed or limited use if possible.
4) Reserved spots are available ONLINE ONLY and will have an assigned number that corresponds to a parking spot. You are able to check this page real-time and purchase any spots that still show as available, but do not take any reserved spots if you do not have a confirmed ticket (ps- they reserve the right to remove your car with the excavator if you park in a spot you haven’t paid for).
GIFT CERTIFICATES – want to come play when they open back up? Purchase any gift certificate now and they will give you $50 off AND a free upgrade at time of booking (add equipment, add person, FREE). Use coupon code: DRIVETHRU
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