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For Immediate Release
July 12, 2014

IPFW Welcomes 40th Muddy River Run

One anniversary is great, but two are even better! Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) welcomes the Fort Wayne Street Rod Association's 40th Muddy River Run Event to campus on July 25–26, 2014, in the midst of IPFW's own 50th Celebration.

Festivities begin on Friday evening (July 25) with the free MRR Kick-Off Cruise-In from 7 to 9 p.m.

The Muddy River Run Show takes place Saturday (July 26) from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. The show is free to all spectators and the public is welcome to attend. Proceeds from the event benefit the Turnstone Center for the Disabled and the IPFW Scholarship Endowment for the Disabled.

For additional information, visit the Muddy River Run website or contact the Fort Wayne Street Rod Association at 260-637-8370.

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