Western Kansas Manufacturers Association, sponsor of the annual 3i SHOW, has approved the use of golf carts and motorized handicapped scooters on the outdoor show grounds for the 61st Annual 3i SHOW in Dodge City, Oct. 8-10. For the safety of all attendees and exhibitors alike, Gators, ATVs or other utility vehicles will not be allowed in the exhibit area during show hours.
Golf carts may only be operated on the show grounds by individuals with a valid driver’s license or who are 18 or older, and operators must operate their cart in a safe and prudent manner. Golf carts may not exceed a speed of 5 mph and may not transport more individuals than its number of seats. No riders allowed standing on the back. Golf carts must remain in the aisles without entering or obstructing outdoor exhibits. In addition, golf carts must be parked outside the building while visiting indoor exhibits. This includes the dirt side of the building.
Golf carts will be available for rent from Cofer Golf Carts on the show grounds at the show entrance on the West end of the Western State Bank Expo Complex. It is recommended to reserve a golf cart by October 1 for best availability. Golf carts can be reserved by calling Cofer Golf Carts at 620-227-6170 or cell phone number 620-253-0500.
Attendees may bring their own golf cart if they wish. The purchase of a permit will be required, and a liability form must be signed. Permits cost $5 for a one-day permit or $12 for a multi-day permit and may be purchased at the main show entrance or in the 3i SHOW Office in the WSB Expo building upon arrival.
For those requiring mobility assistance inside the building, the use of wheelchairs will be available. Western Plains Medical Center, Via Christi and the VFW have donated the use of several wheelchairs which can be checked out at the 3i Hats/Buckles table located in the northwest corner of the concrete side of the Western State Bank Expo building.
For additional show information or to reserve exhibit space for the upcoming 3i SHOW, visit www.3ishow.com, or contact the WKMA office directly toll-free at 877-405-2883 or locally at 620-227-8082. WKMA’s office is located at 1700 E. Wyatt Earp in Dodge City, Kansas. To keep up to date on 3i SHOW events and activities, like us Facebook and follow us on Twitter and Google+.