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Monster trucks coming to Grand Forks in April

Monster Truck Tour will return to the Alerus Center on April 22.

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The exterior of the Alerus Center in Grand Forks.
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GRAND FORKS — The Toughest Monster Truck Tour will come to Grand Forks in April.

The Alerus Center made the announcement Monday morning, listing the date for the event as April 22. Tickets go on sale Friday.

“As always, our entire crew really enjoys bringing our event to Grand Forks and we are especially excited this year because we have some new trucks and drivers in our line-up,” Kelly Hess Goldman, the event promoter, said in a release sent to the media. “This year’s event will include a brand-new monster truck, never seen before in Grand Forks-Dozer-which is a bulldozer-themed monster truck. Plus, the truck Rat Attack will be joining the tour, not just in Grand Forks but in several other cities. This makes some of the more seasoned drivers a bit nervous because although driver Jacob Ladwig in Rat Attack only competed in two events last year, he won the racing competition in both of those events and is considered a very strong contender.”

According to the release sent to the media, the lineup will also include the dump truck-themed Dirt Crew, Tailgator, Buckshot, and Holeshot, in addition to the daredevil Freestyle Motocross team.

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