A burn-out competition is scheduled for Aug. 17 from 6 to 9 p.m. on Cedar Street behind Helper City Park. The city pool will close at 5 p.m. to accommodate the event.
Ruth and Roger Metzger were instrumental in organizing the event.
Carbon County will deliver the concrete barriers necessary for crowd protection.
Helper Police will administer breathalyzer tests to contestants before they enter the burnout lane.
Entry fee is $10 per vehicle plus $5 for the breathalyzer.