SPEC MIX Inc. has announced the Bricklayer 500 regional schedule, which currently includes 15 locations. (The Chicago area regional was held in mid-May.) Regional winners go on to compete in the national competition held during the World of Masonry/World of Concrete in Las Vegas next January, where they will vie for $150,000 in cash and prizes.

Mid-South – JULY 28

Location: Memphis
Host: Ash Grove Packaging
Contact: David May, 501-831-2983 (Ark. & Western Tenn.), or Johnny Ducrest, 601-720-7155 (Miss.)

Michigan – AUGUST TBD
Location: TBD
Host: Quikrete Michigan
Contact: Jimmy DiGiovanni, 313-475-0241, or Brad Hawkins, 616-318-9522

Dallas/Ft. Worth/N.E. Texas – AUGUST 11
Location: Fort Worth
Host: TXI-Dallas
Contact: Barb Schmidt, 972-647-6737, or Garen Graves, 214-766-5387

Wisconsin/U.P. Michigan – AUGUST 17
Location: Waukesha, Wis.
Host: Quikrete Wisconsin
Contact: Roy Greenwood, 800-657-0789, or Mike Rolf, 414- 640-1373

Nebraska/North & South Dakota/Western Iowa – AUGUST 18
Location: Omaha
Host: TCC Materials-Omaha
Contact: Lee Peacock, 800-731-0350

Ohio – AUGUST 25
Location: Cleveland
Host: Quikrete Cleveland
Contact: Brian Tillett (Cincinnati), 513-367-6135, Shannon Kenney (Columbus), 614-975-9394, or Patrick O'Toole (Cleveland), 216-513-9502

Oklahoma/West Arkansas – AUGUST 25
Location: Tulsa, Okla.
Host: Precision Packaging Oklahoma
Contact: Charlie Boyd 501-350-1010, B.J. Cherry 479-597-8030, or Ted Andress, 918-955-3257

Colorado – AUGUST 25
Location: Denver
Host: Quikrete Denver
Contact: Brian Harms, 303-819-7458, or B.J. Rodriquez, 303-819-7459

Central Illinois/Iowa – SEPT. 8
Location: Eldridge, Iowa
Host: Great River SPEC MIX
Contact: Arlen Beck, 563-506-1152, or Scott Ellingson, 515-360-2319

Utah/Southern Idaho – SEPT. 28
Location: Draper, Utah
Host: Ash Grove Packaging
Contact: Rick Shorter, 801-372-7937

Mid-Atlantic – SEPT. 29
Location: Perryville, Md.
Host: Quikrete Perryville
Contact: Ryan Coyne, 443-306-1027 (Northern Va.), Andy Carcirieri, 443-677-0259 (Md.), John Paci, (Southeast Pa.) 610-656-1608 (Southeast Pa.), Chris Waterman, 610-420-4350 (Southeast Pa.), or Dave Trible, 804-400-4754 (Va.)

Minnesota/N.W. Wisconsin – OCT. 6
Location: St. Paul, Minn.
Host: TCC Materials-St. Paul
Contact: Brian DiGrado or Bob Hoffner, 651-688-9116

North & South Carolina – OCT. 6
Location: TBD
Host: Quikrete Peachland
Contact: Jason Stutts, 704-287-8551

Northern California – OCT. 13
Location: Sacramento
Host: Quikrete Northern California
Contact: Rob Dyer, 916-919-0463

Arizona – TBD
Location: TBD
Host: Superlite Block
Contact: Dave Endres, 800-366-7877, or Ty Workman, 800-366-7877