Officials with Lucas Oil Speedway in Wheatland, Missouri are pleased to announce that 2-Day Reserved Seat and Single Day Advanced General Admission Tickets for the 19th Annual DART Show-Me 100 are set to go on Sale on Tuesday, February 1st at 9:00am. With record crowds filling the Lucas Oil Speedway to capacity in 2010, another large crowd is expected this Memorial Day Weekend for this Crown Jewel Event of Dirt Late Model Racing. Lucas Oil Speedway hosts the event for the second time on May 27th-28th, 2011. "This is one of those can't miss events that everybody marks on their calendar each and every year" stated Lucas Oil Speedway General Manager Dan Robinson. "With a limited number of Reserved Seats available, we recommend calling early before they are gone."
This year's event will once again feature the best of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series and the top drivers from the Lucas Oil MLRA. All of the weekend's racing action will be taped for broadcast on CBS on June 19th. The 19th Annual DART Show-Me 100 will pay a whopping $30,000 to the winner. Brasstown, North Carolina's Ray Cook took home top honors in 2010 to capture his second career Show-Me 100 triumph.
The 2-Day Reserved tickets can only be ordered by calling the Lucas Oil Speedway box office at (417) 282-5984 Monday-Friday from 8am to 5pm beginning on Tuesday, February 1st. There is a limited number of these reserved tickets available so be sure to get your orders in early. The 2-Day Reserved Stadium Style Front Stretch Seating is priced at $55 for the event. Single Day Advanced General Admission Tickets can be purchased online beginning on Tuesday, February 1st by clickinghttp://lucasoilspeedway.showclix.com/. If there are any Reserved seats still available after May 1st, they will be available online at http://lucasoilspeedway.showclix.com as single day tickets for purchase on Monday, May 2nd with Friday pricing set at $30 and Saturday pricing set at $35.
Show-Me 100 weekend gets underway on Thursday, May 26th with open practice for the Late Models and Modifieds with FREE grandstand admission. Adult general admission for Friday night, May 27th is $20 for Adults (16 and up), Seniors (62 and up) & Active Military are just $15, Youth (age 6-15) are just $10, and race fans 5 and under are free. Adult General Admission for Saturday night, May 28th is $25 for Adults (16 and up), Seniors (62 and up) & Active Military are $20, Youth (age 6-15) are just $10, and children 5 and under are free. Pit admission is $25 on Thursday night and $35 on Friday and Saturday night. Family Passes are available on Friday night for $40 and on Saturday night for $50. All Lucas Oil Speedway Tickets are Non-Refundable. Your Show-Me 100 ticket becomes your rain check and can be used a later date on the 2011 schedule. Detailed information about this event and all events at the Lucas Oil Speedway are available at
In addition to all of the activities on track, the off-track activities scheduled to appear include a U.S. Air Force Display, the AAA NASCAR Show Car and Simulator display featuring Kurt Busch's AAA sponsored NASCAR Sprint Cup Car, as well as multiple apparel trailers, racing simulators, vendor displays, and a short Fireworks Show on Saturday night. A driver autograph session will take place on the vendor Midway on Saturday afternoon prior to the on track activities. A Show-Me 100 would not be complete without "Gus the Mule" and fans won't be disappointed as Gus will be in attendance all weekend.
The on track activities for the 19th Annual DART Show-Me 100 start on Thursday, May 26th with the traditional Late Model practice from 7 pm to 9:30 pm. The popular BBQ Dinner with the drivers and crews will follow. The dinner is FREE to everyone with a pit pass and grandstand spectators are welcome to join for $10.00.
Friday night May 27th will get underway at 7:30 pm and will feature time trials and six heat races for the Super Late Models plus the Ohlins Shocks Manufacturers Dash. The top three finishers in each heat race will move on to Saturday night's main event. The balance of the field in each of the heats will move on to Super Late Model consolation events on Saturday night. The Pitt's Homes A-Modifieds will be featured as the support class running a complete show on Friday night with $500 going to the winner. The Pitt's Homes A-Modifieds will also hold a qualifying session on Friday night to set the first 8 rows for Saturday's Main Event. Those that don't qualify in the Top 16 will move on to B-Mains on Saturday night.
On Saturday night, the Comp Cams Race of Champions Presented by Quarter Master, and Consolation Events will be held for the Super Late Models in addition to the 100 lap Show-Me finale. Open Wheel Modifieds will be featured as the support class and will compete for $500 to win. Racing action will start at 7:30 following Pre-Race Ceremonies.
Lucas Oil Speedway also offers a picturesque camping area with brand new Shower and Bathroom facilities built in 2009. All Dry camping is FREE for this event in 2011 and includes the use of the shower and bathroom facilities. Dry Camping spots will be on a first come first served basis. A limited number of spots with water and electric have already been sold out and are not available for this event.
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