The week of the 51st Snowball Derby is finally upon us. If you’re among the many races fans heading to Pensacola, Florida early and looking to start your week off in grand style before heading to Five Flags Speedway, come on out to Tracy Goodson’s Beef O’ Brady’s in Downtown Pensacola for the Snowball Derby Kickoff Party presented by JRi Shocks Tuesday night.


The annual pre-race party is the best opportunity for fans and drivers to have some fun before they thunder to the green for 300 laps on Sunday. This year’s festivities will be highlighted by what is expected to be the biggest driver turnout since the inception of the Kickoff Party, with former winners and plenty of challengers being on hand.


The main event of the night will be Speed51’s special edition of Short Track Center beginning at 6 p.m. CT, with 51TV hosts Bob Dillner and Adam Mackey chatting up drivers, crew members, and even race fans from far and wide.


Those unable to make it to Beef O’ Brady’s can watch this Short Track Center special for free on beginning at 6 p.m. CT / 7 p.m. ET.


Located at 22 S. Palafox Street in Pensacola, doors at Beef O’ Brady’s will be open for normal business hours beginning at 11 a.m. and closing at 11 p.m. on Tuesday.


Beef O’Brady’s will also be offering a 10% discount to race teams throughout the Snowball Derby week at both of their Pensacola locations.


The 51st Annual Snowball Derby will take place on Wednesday, November 28 through Sunday, December 2 at Five Flags Speedway in Pensacola, FL. For more information regarding the event, visit Snowball Central presented by Schaeffer’s Specialized Lubricants.


Race fans unable to make it to Pensacola, Florida will be able to see all of the unique paint schemes by watching’s live pay-per-view broadcast throughout the week.  Five-day video tickets are currently available at a discounted price of $74.99 ($35 savings) by clicking here.


-Story by: Connor Sullivan, Northeast Editor – Twitter: @Connor51CT

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Start Snowball Derby Week in Style at Tuesday’s Kickoff Party