The "Fall Clean Up" demolition derby is set for Sept, 25 in Houston. Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO

The second annual “Fall Clean Up” demolition derby is scheduled for 6 p.m. Saturday (Sept. 25) in the arena at the Houston Area Chamber of Commerce Fairgrounds on North U.S. 63.

Competition will take place in two divisions: Full Size Light Weld and Bone Stock Compact. Cash prizes will be awarded for the top three finishers in each division.

A Power Wheels derby for kids ages 3 to 9 will occur during the intermission (participants must bring their own vehicle).

Grandstand admission is $10, or $5 for children ages 6 to 12 (kids 5-and-under get in free). Pit passes will be available for $25 apiece.

All proceeds from the event will benefit the Houston Rural Fire Department.

For more information, call Fire Chief Don Gaston at 417-217-1747 or chamber director Angie Quinlan at 417-967-2220.

Derby rules can be found online at

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