Racing fans, Tazewell Speedway has just released its 2013 schedule.
The season is set to open with the Cabin Fever 35 on March 23 and will feature family oriented events throughout the season including several kids nights and dollar hotdog nights. The World of Outlaws and Lucas Oil dirt late models will return for their annual visits plus the NeSmith series and Southern All-Stars. The Schaeffer Oil Southern Nationals will be back once again plus other great dirt racing action.
There will be a Buster Cupp Memorial race in addition to the Charles Trammell, Buddy Rogers and Chris Collinsworth Memorial races. On Oct. 12, the speedway will host its first breast cancer awareness event. Gary and Shirlene Hall would like to invite everyone out to a great night of racing action. For more information on the schedule of events and all things Tazewell Speedway log on to www.tazewellspeedway.net.
2013 Schedule Of Events
The weekly race program consist of Tazewell (Limited) Late Models, Late Model Sportsman, Modified Streets, Pure Streets, Four Cylinders and Classic Cars. The schedule of events is tentative and is subject to change.
March 16 - Open Practice 1 p.m. until 5 p.m.
March 23 - Cabin Fever 35
$2,000 to win Tazewell Late Models, plus all other divisions and $1 hot dog night
March 30 - Rain date for Cabin Fever 35 or open practice
April 6 - Southern All-Stars, 4th Annual Charles Trammell Memorial $5,000 to win, plus other divisions TBA
April 13 - Weekly racing program
April 20 - Weekly racing program
April 27 - World of Outlaws Late Model Series, Rusty Wallace Cadillac-GMC-Kia 50 $10,000 to win, plus other divisions TBA
May 4 - Weekly racing program
May 11 - Modified Madness, Twin features for Modified Street plus all other divisions
May 18 - Weekly racing program plus $1 Hot Dog Night
May 25 - Kids’ Night, Foot races for kids (age 6-9 and 10-13) with bikes and trophies to each winner. Each kid will receive a free Tazewell Speedway T-shirt, with Weekly Racing Program
May 31 - (Friday) Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Toyota of Knoxville 50 $10,000 to win plus other divisions TBA
June 1 - No racing
June 8- Pure Street Clash: twin features & double points plus all other divisions
June 15 - Kids’ Coin & Candy Toss plus racing in all divisions
June 22 - Sportsman Challenge: twin features & double points plus all other divisions
June 29 - $1 Hot Dog Night, racing full racing program
July 3 - (Wed.) Southern All-Stars $4,000 to win plus racing in other divisions TBA
July 5 - (Friday) Mid-season Championship $1,500 to win Tazewell Late Models, trophy to points leader in all divisions
July 13 - No racing
July 20 - Modified Madness: twin features & double points plus all other divisions
July 27 - Schaeffer Oil Southern Nationals $5,300 to win plus other divisions TBA
Aug. 3 - Nickel Night: 20,000 free nickels for kids 14 and under plus full racing program
Aug. 10 - Chevrolet Performance Late Model Series $3,000 to win plus other divisions TBA
Aug. 17 - Fab 4’s Fiesta: twin features & double points plus all other divisions, Hot Summer’s Night Special - Free drink with purchase of hot dog or burger
Aug. 23 - (Friday) NeSmith Chevrolet Touring Series plus other divisions TBA
Aug. 31 - No racing
Sept. 1 - (Sunday) Southern All-Stars, 5th Annual Buddy Rogers Memorial $4,400 to win plus other divisions TBA
Sept. 7 - No racing
Sept. 14 - Buster Cupp Memorial $500 to win Pure Streets plus racing in all divisions
Sept. 21 - Candy Scramble for kids 9 and under plus Full Racing Program
Sept. 28 - Final points race plus $1 Hot Dog Night
Oct. 5 - 3rd Annual Fall Brawl Chris Collinsworth Memorial $2,000 to win Late Models, $2,000 to win Modified Streets
Oct. 12 - Breast Cancer Awareness, full racing program, wear pink Taz T-shirts for prizes plus $1 Hot Dog Night, (Rain date for Fall Brawl)
Oct. 19 - Championship Night, full racing program, points payoff and trophy presentation, must be present for payoff and trophy