The time is rapidly approaching for the annual Grant Altamirano Horseshoe Tournament and Family BBQ. This year’s event, held to support the scholarship fund set up by Grant’s family and friends for his children, Aiden and Zoe, will be held on Saturday, Aug. 13 at Hogan Park in Escalon. Registration for the tournament begins at 8 a.m. and play begins at 9 a.m.
The first 36 teams will be assured a spot. The cost is $100 per team and food and beverages (including adult beverages) are included. There will be a DJ and playground equipment for family entertainment. A cornhole tournament will also held with the winners getting custom-made purple and gold horseshoe emblem boards as prizes. Donations will be appreciated from those who wish to come and be a part of the festivities with family and friends but do not play.
Each year’s tournament has been a big success and all are welcome to come and enjoy the day.
For more information, contact Brady Altamirano at 402-4087 or Nate Nash at 289-8899. Registration forms are also available at Shorty’s Sports Pub & Grill and D’Boni’s Pizza.