COUNTY RACEWAY PARK HOSTS FAN APPRECIATION DAY ON SATURDAY
CALIFORNIA (May 1, 2013) -
County Raceway Park, fueled by Monster Energy, will open its
doors to the public this Saturday for a NASCAR practice and
"Fan Appreciation Day" with free admission the grandstands as
teams prepare for the "KGET-TV Opening Night" on May 18.
County Raceway Park is a state-of-the-art speedway just west
of Bakersfield, hosting 24 events this season as part of the
NASCAR Whelen All-American Series.
practice sessions on the half-mile and quarter-mile speedways
will run from 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. with variety of race cars
ranging from the CITGO Lubricants Late Models to Mini Dwarfs
expected to test. Pit passes for drivers and their pit crews
will be $40 but fan admission into the grandstands is free of
Concessions and merchandise will be available, and single day
and season tickets will also be on sale for the inaugural 2013
On May 18,
drivers will start their engines for the first race at the
speedway, with a 100 lap NASCAR Pro Late Model feature
headlining the card along with a 50 lap CITGO Lubricants Late
Model feature. INEX Legends and Bandoleros will be in action
on the quarter-mile, and Mini Dwarfs will hit the pavement on
the 1/8th mile inside track.
night front gates will open at 4 p.m. with the opening
ceremonies at 6 p.m. General Admission tickets for this
historic night will be $20 for adults, seniors 65+, active military, and children ages 6-15 are $10, and children
5 and under are free. A
with two adult tickets and two senior or child tickets is
$52. Reserved stadium seating is $25.
Admission, reserved, and season tickets are available online
at www.KernRaceway.com as well. Teams may also pre-purchase
their pit passes for each race event, with a $35 price for
INEX and NASCAR members, $45 non-member.
is online at
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Raceway Park is available on Facebook at
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marketing partners for
include Coca Cola, Budweiser, CITGO Lubricants, Monster
Energy, Advance Beverage Company, Three-Way Chevrolet, and
information on Kern County Raceway Park, contact Steven
Blakesley of Blakesley Sports Media by email at
firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at (916) 509-7050.