FINAL OPPORTUNITY FOR 2017 ELDORA TICKET RENEWALS IS TONIGHT
Tickets and Campsites for 2017 Events Available This Monday, February 13 at 10 a.m.
ROSSBURG, Ohio (February 7, 2017) – The renewal period offered to Eldora Speedway’s loyal patrons to secure their same reserved seats and campsites for the 64th season of racing events is nearing the finish line.
Fans who held tickets in 2016 have until 5 p.m. by phone or 11:59 p.m. (Eastern) to renew their tickets to Eldora’s robust 2017 schedule headlined by the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series, USAC’s National Midgets, Sprint Cars and Silver Crown series, the Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions and the Sunoco American Late Model Series. The stars of the DIRTcar UMP Modified division and Eldora Stocks will take to the high-banked half-mile oval several times each as they pursue their coveted championships.
Tickets, campsites and individual VIP Suites for all 2017 racing events go on public sale at 10 a.m. on Monday, February 13 at the speedway office, by phone at (937) 338-3815 and online via www.EldoraSpeedway.com.
“Our renewals for all events this coming season have been very strong,” said Tess Clark, ticket manager and the granddaughter of Eldora founders Earl and Berniece Baltes. “We want to make sure everyone takes advantage of their renewal opportunity before our public sale on Monday.”
Track owner Tony Stewart has penciled in several of Eldora’s events into his racing calendar as he returns to dirt racing. Fans can expect Stewart back behind the wheel of a sprint car in May, June, September and October.
The 2017 event tickets feature victory lane images of Dennis Erb, Jr., Donny Schatz, Kyle Larson and Bobby Pierce, the winners of the Dirt Late Model Dream, Kings Royal, Aspen Dental Eldora Dirt Derby and World 100. While the event tickets for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series event feature a three-way battle between Larson, Pierce and 2015 winner Christopher Bell.
The 2017 racing schedule is as follows:
|April 15||64th Season Opener|
|April 22||Saturday Night SpeedFest|
|May 20||Family FIREWORKS Night #1|
|May 28||Johnny Appleseed Classic|
|June 08||23rd Annual Dirt Late Model Dream|
|June 09||23rd Annual Dirt Late Model Dream|
|June 10||23rd Annual Dirt Late Model Dream|
|June 17||Ohio Sprint Speedweek|
|July 13||Jokers Wild|
|July 14||Knight Before the Kings Royal|
|July 15||34th Annual Kings Royal|
|July 18||Tuesday Night Tailgate|
|July 19||Eldora Dirt Derby ft NCWTS|
|August 12||Family FIREWORKS Night #2|
|September 03||10th Annual Baltes Classic|
|September 07||47th Annual World 100|
|September 08||47th Annual World 100|
|September 09||47th Annual World 100|
|September 22||BeFour The Crowns Showdown|
|September 23||36th Annual 4-Crown Nationals|
|October 05||Fall Nationals|
|October 06||Fall Nationals|
|October 07||Fall Nationals|
|October 14||The Sprintacular|
For a detailed (and printable) PDF schedule, CLICK HERE
About Eldora Speedway:
Since carved from a cornfield in the natural amphitheater that existed between the Eldora Ballroom and the Wabash River by bandleader Earl Baltes in 1954, Eldora Speedway has grown to be a frontrunner in motorsports growth and stability. Baltes chose to sell the legendary high-banked clay oval to motorsports entrepreneur and NASCAR, IndyCar and USAC champion Tony Stewart in 2004. Eldora will celebrate its 64th consecutive season of racing in 2017 featuring the biggest events in short-track racing, including the: $100,000-to-win Dirt Late Model Dream Weekend on June 8th-9th-10th; the $50,000-to-win Kings Royal Weekend on July 13th-14th-15th; the Camping World Truck Series’ Eldora Dirt Derby – NASCAR’s only race on dirt on Wednesday, July 19th; the 47th Annual World 100 Weekend on September 7th-8th-9th; and the historic 4-Crown Nationals on September 22nd and 23rd. The complete schedule for Eldora’s 64th consecutive season, including ticket and campsite information will be posted at www.EldoraSpeedway.com. Fans can get off-season access from Eldora Speedway by following @EldoraSpeedway on Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat, hitting ‘Like’ at www.facebook.com/EldoraSpeedway and adding to over 4.8-million views of exclusive video on www.youtube.com/EldoraSpeedway.