The first official event of the 53rd Annual Snowball Derby took place on Thursday night, with the crowning of Miss Snowball Derby 2020 at the Seville Quarter in downtown Pensacola. After narrowing the field from 18 contests down to the Top 5, and then a final count, it was one of the proud locals who […]

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While the Snowball Derby is entering its 53rd year, the Miss Snowball Derby Pageant is one of the newer aspects of the Derby tradition.  Still, the pageant has grown in prestige since its inception in 2014, becoming an integral part of the experience leading up to the biggest Late Model race in the country.   […]

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Since debuting in late August, Speed51.TV presented by Haney Lifestyle and HMS Motorsport has already played host to many of the nation’s top short track events. With the granddaddy of short track racing, the 53rd Annual Snowball Derby at Florida’s Five Flags Speedway drawing closer, next Thursday, November 19 will see a great off-track event […]

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The green flag flew over the first Snowball Derby on a cold December afternoon in 1968.  No one that day could have imagined what would happen over the next 50 plus years. More than just a race, the event has blossomed into what has become known as “The Snowball Derby Experience.”   One element of […]

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On Thursday night at Seville Quarters in Downtown Pensacola, Florida, Bristal Aaron was crowned Miss Snowball Derby 2019.  Aaron, who is deaf, will hold the title for the 52nd Annual Snowball Derby and all festivities leading up to the event.   The title of Miss Snowball Derby has been a lifelong dream for Aaron, and […]

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The Miss Snowball Derby Pageant has become one of the most anticipated events of the Snowball Derby. Since 2014, ladies from around the country have converged in downtown Pensacola to try their hand at being crowned Miss Snowball Derby. Just like the race itself, the pageant has grown throughout the years. Ten contestants showed for […]

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The winner of the 2019 Miss Snowball Derby Pageant will be going home with more than just a crown, sash and prestigious title. For the second year in a row, the lady lucky enough to be crowned Miss Snowball Derby will also be going home with some unique jewelry. Jeweler’s Trade Shop in Pensacola, Florida […]

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The Miss Snowball Derby pageant continues to grow in prestige as another aspect of the Snowball Derby’s tradition. This year, win or lose, contestants in the pageant will have the chance to enjoy the 52nd Annual Snowball Derby firsthand. Each lady participating in this year’s Miss Snowball Derby pageant on November 21 will receive a […]

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