Syracuse, NY (WIBX) – An annual Labor Day and New York State Fair tradition is back, pitting drivers from across the state in a pair of winner-take-all events.

Each year, the fair hosts its annual New York State Championship Demolition Derby and Double Figure 8 Races at the State Fair Grandstand.

Participants include winners of events held during county fairs, but there are still spots available for anyone willing to qualify with an old, modified car.

Those who would to participate are encouraged to call JM Productions Inc. at (716) 648-5100, or by clicking here.

Tickets for this year’s event will cost $10 each and can only be purchased through the State Fair Box Office.

This year’s fair runs from August 23 until September 3.