November is here, which means time is running out for ladies wishing to enter the 2016 Miss Snowball Derby pageant, which is set for Thursday, November 17.


The contest is open to women 18 years of age and older, regardless of where they may live in the country. The only requirement is that all contestants must be in Pensacola, Florida for the date of the pageant and for all Snowball Derby events from November 29 through December 4.


The pageant, which is returning to Tracy Goodsen’s Beef ‘O Brady’s in downtown Pensacola, is set to be the biggest yet with the full program set to air live for all to see on This will allow family and friends to support contestants from all over.


The person chosen as Miss Snowball Derby will be expected to represent Five Flags Speedway at as many Snowball Derby-related functions as possible.  In addition, Miss Snowball Derby will be on hand for all Victory Lane photos, pre-race ceremonies and occasional fan interaction during the course of the weekend.


To register for the 3rd annual Miss Snowball Derby competition, visit


The 49th Annual Snowball Derby weekend kicks off with the Cat Country/WEAR-TV3 Green Flag Party on Wednesday, November 30.  On-track activities start Thursday, December 1, for the opening practice rounds for the Snowball Derby Super Late Models and Snowflake 100 Pro Late Models.  The Five Flags Butler U-Pull-It Bombers and The Dock at Pensacola Sportsman divisions will also have feature events on Snowball Derby Thursday.


The top Snowball Derby starting spots will be set on Friday, December 2 during WXBM 102.7 Pole Night at Five Flags.  The Five Flags Faith Chapel Super Stocks and Modifieds will also battle in their Snowball Derby features after Super Late Model qualifying.


The Allen Turner Hyundai Snowflake 100 takes center stage on Saturday, December 3 as the top Pro Late Model racers in the country qualify and battle for 100 laps at Five Flags.  In addition, Saturday’s action features the final 50-lap qualifying event for Snowball Derby drivers to make one last effort to qualify for the 300-lap Super Late Model race.  The Beef O Brady’s Pro Trucks will also have a 50-lap feature on Snowball Derby Saturday.


Then on Sunday, December 4, the green flag will drop on the 49th Annual Snowball Derby at 2 p.m. CT at Pensacola, Florida’s Five Flags Speedway.


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Time Running Out for Miss Snowball Derby Pageant Entry