RANDLEMAN, NC - Handmade craft vendors, along with food and commercial business vendors are reminded to submit their registration forms as the deadline nears for the upcoming charity event - NASCAR Day Festival in Randleman, NC. One of the Triad's best known outdoor events, this year's 23rd Anniversary Celebration will be held on Saturday, October 29, in downtown Randleman. Now consolidated into a one-day super event, the event starts at 9:00 a.m. and continues until 7:00 p.m., with an annual attendance of 30,000 people. The festival will still be held in conjunction with the Richard Petty Fan Club Convention the same weekend.

Event organizers are pleased that the nearby Martinsville Sprint Cup Race will be held the day after the festival bringing extra visitors to the area. This year's event will once again showcase the 12,000 square foot Richard Petty Museum, located in downtown Randleman. Public tours will also be available for those wishing to tour the Victory Junction Gang Camp. The camp is celebrating its 7th anniversary this year.

Held on Main Street in Randleman, the event continues to offer something for everyone: Handmade crafts, food booths, live bands and entertainment, NASCAR Show cars, Drag cars, vintage antique automobiles, custom cars, official NASCAR souvenir vendors and games and amusements for kids. The Winston Cup Old Timers Club will also be in attendance with a display of vintage race cars.

Applications are now being accepted for handmade craft, food, commercial vendors, and business displays as well as car displays.

Deadline for registration of new vendors is August 31. Applications are available at the Randleman Chamber office by calling (336)495-1100 or e-mail chamber43@northstate.net.