Lind, Washington: Combine Demolition Derby

Every second Saturday in June, giant farming vehicles wreak destruction on one another in this once-a-year Agri-nightmare face off...

Lions Club Arena

Hwy 21, Lind, WA
From US 395 take the Lind exit west onto Hwy 21 for about a mile. The Derby is held at the Lions Club Arena, just east of downtown.
Derby - second weekend in June. (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
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Combines on display.

Combine Demolition Derby

Very cool!

[Emily, 09/12/2020]

Popular, surviving combatant combines are displayed in a line at Lind's battle arena during the off-season.

Combine Demolition Derby.

Combine Demolition Derby

The Discovery Channel was filming when I was there, so maybe no surprise, but a very fun and strange time it is. Old farm combines, some decorated, let loose in separate heats, reaching speeds of up to 15 mph, until only one remains. Also breathtaking is watching the referees run about blowing whistles, and trying to avoid getting run over. Between heats watch them weld the wheels back on, or join the other rednecks in the beer garden. The winning combine drives in the parade the next day. Proceeds go to local charity. Unbelievable.

[Dennis, 12/18/2004]

We also know of Derbys in the towns of Lorain and Lancaster, Ohio. Combine Demo Derbys are usually once-a-year events, so it pays to call ahead. Sept. 2020: Photo added.

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