The race that kicks off Tulip Time in Pella is celebrating its silver anniversary tonight.

The 25th Annual Klompen Classic begins at 6 p.m. with the kids classic and at 7 p.m. with the main event, all in downtown Pella. Director of Crossroads of Pella Jim Hibma tells KNIA/KRLS News proceeds benefit the non-profit organization helping the community in a variety of ways. Raceday registration is $30 and can be done from 4:30-6:45pm along Broadway Street in Central Park. Find out more about the race at