Monster truck event celebrates 25 years in Tucsonby Hot Off The Press (Release) on Jun. 17, 2013, under Press Releases
June 21st, 2013- the Tournament of Destruction monster truck show will celebrate 25 years in Tucson, Arizona. This exclusive Tucson event first ran at the TCC in 1988 only featuring Demolition Derby. Only 200 admission tickets were sold to friends and family of the derby drivers. After about two years the event was moved to The Tucson Rodeo Grounds where it is still held today.
Today the Tournament of Destruction attracts fans from all over the nation, with an average audience size of approximately 2,000 fans each night. The event has featured some of the worlds most famous monster trucks, including; Grave Digger, Big Foot, Avenger, and McGruff.
Unlike other monster truck shows, the Tournament of Destruction has featured not only monster trucks, but also demolition derby, truck pull drags, motocross, quad racing, tough trucks, motorcycle fx, and a 30 foot tall car eating motorized Dinosaur named Megasaurus.
Recently the Tournament of Destruction has offered many local tucson fans an exclusive opportunity to get behind the wheel of a real monster truck.
The next Tournament of Destruction event will be held on June 21st & 22nd, 2013 at the Tucson Rodeo Grounds on South 6th & Irvington. The gates open at 5:00pm, the show begins at 7:00pm.
Advanced general admission tickets are available at Merel’s Automotive in Tucson for $13. Tickets are also available at the event for $15 children under 3 years are free.
For more information, please visit www.tournamentofdestruction.net