Cleveland, Tenn. (Thursday, April 10, 2014) The Museum Center at 5ive Points is hosting the upcoming documentary It’s a Dirt Track Life on Thursday, April 17, 2014 at 6:00 p.m. Created by local historians, Ron and Debbie Moore, this 80-minute film focuses on dirt track racing in our region with a focus on local tracks, drivers, and the cars that dominated the sport. It’s a Dirt Track Life features an original soundtrack and never before seen images and video of this dwindling sport.
“We are excited to be hosting the premier, which has created such a buzz and following in our town,” says Curator of Collections, Lisa Chastain. “I am excited about gearing up our guests for not only the documentary, but also the upcoming In the Dirt museum exhibition centering on racing history in East Tennessee.”
Seating for the documentary will be limited and the Museum Center advises that you come early. The documentary is free for Museum members and regular admission or non-members and the film will also be available for purchase after the screening. More information, including the trailer for the documentary can be found online at www.museumcenter.org.
The Museum Center at 5ive Points tells the story of the Ocoee region through compelling exhibitions and dynamic educational programming that promotes history, culture, and preservation. The Museum Store features arts, crafts, and books from select artists, craftsman, and authors from within a 200-mile radius. Hours are Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., and Saturday 10 a.m.-3 p.m. The museum is closed Sunday, Monday, and on select holidays. Admission is $5 for adults, $4 for seniors and students, and free for children under 5. Members of the Museum receive free admission. Group rates are available and the Museum’s facilities can be rented year-round for weddings and special events.