I think sounds like a marvelous idea!
We were thinking about adding a slot race to our series as well, as an added event on the side also with just cash and no prizes. Makes it easier.
Diamond E does an amazing job on theirs!!
Have you set the tentative dates for your Barrel Bash yet? I'm hoping to be able to go to this again this year but, also not have to chose between the High River Finals and the Spring Fling (Brooks) Finals. JMO.