This upcoming weekend starting on Friday, January 15, 2010, monster trucks will rev up the El Paso County Coliseum. Casa Ford Lincoln Mercury is presenting the AMP Tour Monster Truck Thunder Slam for three days: January 15th, 16th and 17th, 2010.
The show features Monster Trucks fans may know: Unnamed & Untamed, Nasty Boy, Brute Force, Crashmaster, and ICE. Competitions between the trucks include wheelies, side-by-side racing, and freestyle. There will also be freestyle motocross at this event.
Friday and Saturday night the gates open at 6 p.m. with the Pit Party running from 6-7 p.m. The main events will start at 7:30 p.m. each night. On Sunday the gates open at 12:30 p.m. for the Pit Party until 1:30 p.m with the main events starting at 2 p.m.
Tickets for the event are just $10 for kids and $20 for adults. You can purchase tickets at area Ticketmaster outlets, online at Ticketmaster.com, by phone 1-800-745-3000, or at the El Paso County Coliseum Box Office on the night of show. Free pit party passes are available, details can be found at the AMPtour website under the EL Paso fact sheet.
A light warning for those with young children: the noise is loud at this type of event so if your child is sensitive to loud noises, you'll want to skip this one or bring ear plugs to help.
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