Safe Harbor Rescue Mission's 4th Annual Bedspread Derby Race!

On Saturday, August 19, 2017 Safe Harbor Rescue Mission will be holding their 4th Annual Bedspread Derby Race, and you won't want to miss out on all the FUN!

Grab 4 of your friends/coworkers, build a bed on wheels, decorate it, dress up in a RIDICULOUS costume and race! The Bedspread Derby race has become a unique, annual tradition in Hickory that proves our community can come together to make a difference! The Derby is also great for Team building and loads of FUN!

The race involves racing beds 100 yards down the Valley Hills Mall parking area against other individuals, businesses, organizations and clubs from the community. For information on bed specifications and how to register your Team go to

Sponsorship opportunities are also available. For more information on levels of sponsorship call 828-326-7233, email or go to our website at

Entry Deadline: Friday, August 4th
Race Day: Saturday, August 19th
Time: 8:45 a.m. Beds must be "made" (registered) and in line
9:30 a.m. Race Begins
Location: Valley Hills Mall Parking area

There will be Race and Design awards! All proceeds from the Bedspread Derby Race benefit the Safe Harbor Rescue Mission ministry.

About Safe Harbor Rescue Mission: Safe Harbor is a non-profit ministry that is devoted to providing a Christ-centered community where women can work to rebuild their lives through immediate and long-term programming. Safe Harbor understands the challenges of homelessness, abuse, addiction, and emotional struggle. They strive to meet women right where they are and assist them in setting and achieving their goals.


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