ST. GEORGE – SkyWest Airlines will once again raise the checkered flag for charity at the 14th annual Mini Indy to be held at the Ridgetop Complex located at 998 South Airport Road on Friday. Fans are invited to experience the excitement of this race firsthand, complete with a Mobile 1 race car from NASCAR, 30 racing go-carts, and global cuisine.
SkyWest’s Mini Indy brings local, national and international businesses to St. George for a charity event that mixes fun and friendly competition with fundraising. The event will feature a skydiver flag jump, the National Anthem sung by St. George Mayor Jon Pike, and races started by SkyWest president and COO Chip Childs.
Participants from around the world pay participation fees to help offset the costs associated with the event. Additionally, the event receives numerous donations from participating companies/teams and local businesses, some of which sponsor cars in the race.
Since the event’s inception, Mini Indy has helped raise nearly $1 million through generous contributions from its supporters. The event generates funds for United Way Dixie, which in return sustains generous contributions to a number of Washington County-based charitable organizations and community programs.
About SkyWest Airlines
As a leading air service provider offering global access to millions of people each month, SkyWest partners with the world’s largest network carriers including United Airlines, Delta Air Lines, US Airways, American Airlines and Alaska Airlines. With a fleet of 337 aircraft, SkyWest’s more than 10,500 aviation professionals operate more than 1,700 flights each day to 181 destinations throughout North America. SkyWest is known for its industry-leading workforce, exceptional leadership team, and continued solid operational and economic performance.
Event details and contact information
- When: Friday, March 21, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
- Where: Ridgetop Raceway at the Old Municipal St. George Airport
- Website: Skywest Mini Indy
- Contact: Cheryl Egan | Telephone: 435.634.3543 | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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