Wheatland, MO (April 17th, 2012) - Lucas Oil Speedway is gearing up for the Weekly Series Spring Opener presented by FindItHere.com this Saturday April 21st, 2012. Rain and storms cleared out just in time to squeeze in the Season Opener last weekend and the forecast looks great to kick off the weekly racing program this Saturday. The ALPS Food Stores ULMA Late Models, Pitts Homes USRA A-Modifieds, Carson's Corner Napa Factory Stocks and the DJ's RV B-Modifieds will put put on the first Lucas Oil Weekly Championship Series event. Lucas Marine Products will present $1000 to Win in the Late Model class.
Saturday is also a special kids event with many exciting games and activities planned. At 2 PM the MOChip ID Program will be available for families to register children and receive FREE ID kits. MOChip ID is a comprehensive child identification and protection tool designed to give families a measure of protection against the ever increasing problem of missing children. This program is provided free of charge to every family who wishes to participate. The MOChip ID program is presented by the local Free Mason's. Come early to participate, each child takes approximately 30 minutes to process, the facility will be open beginning at 2 PM. The program will be located in the dining room.
The first 500 kids in attendance Saturday will receive a FREE Diecast Collectible Race Car from Ron's Racing Collectibles in Springfield. FindItHere.com will have several displays throughout the Midway area with special drawings, cotton candy, face painting, bounce houses and much more. Make sure to bring the entire family out for an awesome day of fun and entertainment.
Gates will open at 5 PM, Hot Laps will kick off at 7 PM with racing at 7:30 PM. Adult tickets are $12, Seniors age 62 and up are $8, Youth age 6-15 just $5 and kids age 5 & under are always FREE! A Family Pass includes two adult admissions and up to three youth, for only $25. Show Your AAA Membership Card at the gate and receive $3 off any Adult or Senior General Admission Ticket. A limited number of VIP Suites are available for Saturday's event. Contact Cheri Boehler (417)282-5984 for more information.
Lucas Oil Speedway is located at Highways 83 and 54 in Wheatland, MO. A campground with shower and bathroom facilities is also available. With it's entrance located just outside the pit gate this sprawling scenic camping facility will continue to enhance the racing experience at the Diamond of Dirt Tracks. Clickwww.LucasOilSpeedway.com for more information and detailed directions to the speedway or call the Track Hotline at (417) 282-5984.
Click the link to check out the most current 2012 Lucas Oil Speedway Schedule.