Photo: Benefit Event

A group of local truck/tractor pull enthusiasts are organizing a benefit event to raise funds for Valley Children’s Hospital in Madera. The pull will be held Saturday, Feb. 20, at 27272 Gun Club Road, Gustine. Gates open at 8 a.m. Scales are open from 8-11 a.m., with a driver’s meeting at 11:30 a.m. and competition starting at noon. Admission is $20 per vehicle, with an additional $50 to pull. Advance registration is available but not required. For more information, visit the valley_pulls_for_a_cause instagram page. Pictured, from left are organizers John Silveira Jr., Eric Rocha and John Gomes. Not pictured is organizer Tyler Lemas.