Here's the official flyer for the 38th Annual Cecil Harlan Memorial Kegger at the legendary Tri-State Speedway.
• This big three day event will kick off our 47th consecutive year of racing on Thursday, March 23rd with an open practice session for everyone from 6 PM to 9 PM.
• The event will continue on Friday, March 24th with qualifying in all five classes.
• The final night of the event on Saturday, March 25th will showcase the best of the best in the lower and main features.
Over $30,000 will be up for grabs in the A mains on Saturday night. The full pay sheet is available by clicking here.
This will be a state/regional/national points race for the USRA and IMCA Modifieds. Track points in all classes will start on April 9th.
The USRA and IMCA Modifieds, as well as the Super Stocks, will be competing for a $1,500 top place prize.
The Pure Stocks and the USRA B-Mods will be racing for a $750 to win payout. But, if more than 22 cars sign in, the winning pay will go up to $1,000.
2017 published rules will apply.
Pit gates will open at 4 PM each day with the grandstands opening at 5 PM and hot laps scheduled for 6:30 PM.
Pit passes will be $20 on the 23rd, $30 on the 24th and $35 on the 25th.
Grandstands will be free on the 23rd. Adults on the 24th will be $10 and kids (6-12) will be $5. Adults on the 25th will be $12 and kids (6-12) will be $5.
Don't forget the NASCAR veteran and dirt car fanatic, Kenny Schrader will be racing at this event and will be available for autographs, souvenirs and more!
You can click on the flyer below for a full size version or click here for a printable PDF version.
The Tri-State Speedway 2016 Awards Ceremony and Banquet will be held on Saturday, January 7th, 2017 at the new DoubleTree by Hilton Fort Smith City Center in downtown Fort Smith at 700 Rogers Avenue. This is the old Holiday inn that has been completely remodeled from top to bottom.
The event will start at 7 PM. There will a choice of beef or chicken with sides and dessert.
Advance tickets are only $25 and $30 at the door (if any are available.) Tickets are now available from Angela Bourland, Mary Gray or Rob Nugent. If you live out of town and can't meet them for a ticket, you can download the Square Cash app and purchase tickets there that will be mailed to you. Here's how: From the Google Play store, click https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.squareup.cash and from iTunes, click here: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/square-cash-send-money-for/id711923939?mt=8 Then search for $AngelaBourland. Add $1 for processing and she will mail them to you after you message her on FB with your name and address.
We will see YOU there!
We would like to officially welcome Tommy New to the Tri-State Speedway family. Tommy will be taking over the reigns as the promoter at the legendary facility in Pocola, OK.
Tommy is from Hector, AR (close to Russellville) and has raced for numerous years in the familiar blue and yellow 43N stock car. We think that he will do an outstanding job for us.
Final rules for the 2017 season will be available soon.
Please join us in welcoming Tommy!