Northwest NEWS

July 27, 1998

Local News

Evergreen Classic returns

   More than 650 exhibitors and 10,000 spectators will be headed to Redmond's Marymoor Park Aug. 3-8 for the 18th annual Evergreen Classic Benefit Horse Show to benefit the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and the Leukemia Society of America.
   Qualifying events for the classic will be held Aug. 3-6 with the Boeing Mini Prix competition on Friday, Aug. 7 and the Wells Fargo Bank $25,000 Grand Prix on Saturday, Aug. 8. Competition is from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily.
   Horse enthusiasts can take advantage of the Upper Crust Patron Pavilion featuring gourmet food and wine, as well as covered ringside seating. Lunch will be served in the pavilion on Friday, and brunch will be served on Saturday.
   Patron seating is $90 per person and includes both days events. For reservations and information call (206) 667-5896.
   General admission is free Monday through Thursday. Tickets for Friday and Saturday are $6 for adults and $3 for children (ages 6-12) Children under six and disabled persons are admitted free every day.