Harvest Festival This Weekend; Many Events Planned

There are a lot of great events scheduled during this weekend’s Harvest Festival in Knox, including a Burnout Contest sponsored by the Knox-Center Township Fire Department on Saturday.

The Burnout Contest will be held in the Knox Industrial Park with registration from 4–4:45 p.m. CT and the show at 5 p.m. The registration fee is $15. Awards will be given to the cars with the best smoke, best sound, best crowd pleaser and best total destruction.

The admission fee is $5 per vehicle.

The Fire Department will also sponsor a car show on Sunday at the corner of Pearl and Lake Streets. The show will be from noon to 3 p.m. CT and dash plaques will be given to the first 25 cars registered for the show. Registration is a $10 donation.