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PCSO News Release

Media Contact:
Eleazer, Carrie

Public Information Officer 
News Date: 1/23/2017 

 Third Annual "Jeepin' With Sheriff Judd" Charity Event Set for February 17-19, 2017 

The third annual "Jeepin'  with Sheriff Judd" Jeep charity event will be held Friday through Sunday, February 17-19, 2017, at Clear Springs Ranch off of Cox Road in Bartow.

The public is invited to join Sheriff Judd, PCSO members, and our many gracious sponsors and vendors at this charity event - all proceeds raised will go to Polk Sheriff's Charities, Inc.

This year a 2012 Jeep Wrangler was donated to the charity by Kelley GMC in Bartow and will be raffled for just $20 a ticket. Only 2,000 tickets will be sold! The drawing will be held on Sunday, February 19, 2017. Visit our website www.jeepinwithjudd.com, and like us on Facebook!

Spectators are free and the whole family is welcome to attend! There will be bounce houses and activities for the kids, food and merchandise vendors, and great raffle prizes, including the 2012 Jeep Wrangler! We will have overnight camping again this year, for $20.00 per night.

Last year, there were 1,039 Jeeps at this event, and over 3,500 people in attendance; 170 volunteers donated their time, helping raise $95,000 for Polk Sheriff's Charities, Inc. 

WHEN: Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, February 17-19, 2017
COST: Pre-registration is $60.00, which covers everyone in your Jeep, trail rides, and access to the obstacle course. The deadline for pre-registration is February 8, 2017. After February 8th, registration costs $80.00. All participants will be required to complete a waiver prior to access to the course and rides. Spectators are free - everyone is welcome to attend!

Click here for more information or to register online or email jeepinwithjudd@gmail.com. 

We hope to see you there! Media representatives - video and photo opportunities will be made available. Please contact a PIO for assistance.