Super Mario Kart tourney at Palmdale library Monday

Super Mario KartPALMDALE – The Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., will host a tournament for the game Super Mario Kart for the Super Nintendo on Monday, Oct. 21 at 4 pm.

Super Mario Kart for the Super Nintendo is a classic kart-racing game released in 1992 that founded a chain of sequels over the next 20 years.  It is considered by many to be one of the best racing games of all time.

The contest will use the game’s “Battle Mode.”

Entry is free. Snacks and drinks will be available, and prizes will be given to the winners.

“Check out one of the classic video games of all time!”  said Palmdale City Library Director Thomas Vose. “Maybe it’s something you even grew up with!”

The Palmdale City Library is open seven days a week. Hours of operation are Monday through Thursday from 10 am to 8 pm; Friday and Saturday from 10 am to 5 pm; and Sunday from 1 to 5 pm.

For more information, call the Palmdale City Library at 661/-67-5600 or or visit