Truck, tractor pull, fish fry set at Tampico

The 53rd annual Grassy Fork Volunteer Fire Department Truck and Tractor Pull and Fish Fry in Tampico is Thursday through Saturday at the fire department, 5358 S. County Road 450E, Tampico.

Thursday night’s schedule includes a pedal tractor pull that begins with registration at 6 p.m., an antique tractor pull (1961 and older) and a garden tractor pull sanctioned by the Southern Indiana Pulling Association.

Friday’s action begins at 7 p.m. with 11,500-pound open farm tractors, followed by hot farm tractors, limited pro stock tractors and pro stock tractors.

Saturday’s event begins at 6 p.m. featuring 12,000-pound farm stock tractors, super modified two-wheel-drive trucks, pro stock tractors and 8,000-pound open diesel trucks.

The Pro Pulling League Champions Tour is sanctioning the hot farm tractors, limited pro stock tractors and pro stock tractors Friday and the super modified two-wheel-drive trucks and pro stock tractors Saturday.

Admission and parking are free.

Information: Call Scott Teipen, 812-569-1761 (antique tractor classes); Steve Wischmeier, 812-525-8842; Tracy Wehmiller, 812-528-0664; Brian Tape, 182-521-1241; Clint Tape, 812-216-3965; or visit