Entries are being accepted for benefit wiener dog races planned as part of the Grand Junction Rockies Minor League Baseball game on Aug. 27.
The winner will receive more than $1,000 in prizes, including tickets for four people to two Colorado Rockies games in Denver, lodging at the Homewood Suites by Hilton at the Denver Convention Center and a $250 cash card from Alpine Bank. Trophies and shirts will be awarded to the first-, second- and third-place finishers.
Proceeds from the race will go to the Roice-Hurst Humane Society.
Entry forms are available from Wienerschnitzel restaurants in Grand Junction and Montrose. Rules and information also are available on the website a www.gjrockies.com.