NORTH EAST, Pa - Lake Erie Speedway announces 2017 Season Event Schedule
Erie, Pa (December 22, 2016) – As the 2016 comes to an end Lake Erie Speedway management would like to announce the 2017 Season Event Schedule. This schedule format has allowed Lake Erie Speedway to continue bringing great events to the area.
The 2017 Season will kick off on Saturday, May 27th with Crash-A-Rama featuring School Bus Figure 8 Racing, One Wheel Revolution Harley Davidson Stunt Show, a huge Fireworks Extravaganza, and Much More! To keep traditions alive the Race of Champions Asphalt Modified Series will return to Lake Erie Speedway for a 75-lap main event on Saturday, June 10th. This event will also include U.S. Legend Cars, NYPA Midgets, Street Stocks (Lancaster Rules) and another division TBD plus Fireworks.
On Saturday, June 17th music will be in the air as six local bands take to the stage for the Summer Kick Off Music Fest. The local bands include; Refuge, Small Town Revolution, Taylor Maid, Next of Kin, Geek Army, and First to Eleven. There will be fun for everyone at this event including inflatables, outdoor games, food and beverage, and more!
The All Star Monster Truck Tour fueled by Kwik Fill will return on Friday, June 23rd and Saturday, June 24th featuring Bigfoot, Crushstation, Lumberjack, Stinger, Dirt Crew, and Quad Chaos. This will be the biggest Monster Truck Show in western Pennsylvania. The show will also feature dirt jumps, Figure 8 Monster Truck Racing, and Transforming Fighting Robots Galactron vs. Reptar!
Lake Erie Speedway is excited to bring in the Carson Barnes Circus on Saturday, July 1st and Sunday, July 2nd. Following the circus on Saturday, July 8th we will hold the 3rd Annual Mid Summer Wine Festival at Lake Erie Speedway that will include; craft vendors, live music, a car show, and of course wine! New this year on that same day will be a Wine Dash 5k.
Lake Erie Speedway is set for a busy August which will include our second Crash-A-Rama that will feature School Bus Figure 8 Racing, “The Cannon Lady and Radical Bob”, a Boat/Camper Trailer Race, Flagpole Race, Fireworks, and Much More! On Saturday, August 12th Lake Erie Speedway will host the Pro-Am Series Midwest Drift Union. “This should be an exciting Fast n Furious type of event”, said Operations Manager, AJ Moore. Back by popular demand on Saturday, August 26th is the Lantern Fest.
Lake Erie Speedway will have its 1st Annual Lake Erie Speedway Beer Mile on Saturday, September 2nd. We will round out our season with the National Fireworks Association Fireworks Public Display. “We are so excited to be part of this national event. This hour plus fireworks display will be amazing,” stated Moore.
AJ Moore, Lake Erie Speedway’s Operations Manager, stated, “We are excited about the 2017 Season, like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter or visit lakeeriespeedway.com and watch for future announcements,” Tickets/Registrations will go on sale Friday, January 6, 2017.
2017 Season Schedule
Saturday, May 27th- Crash-A-Rama featuring School Bus Figure 8 Racing plus One Wheel Revolution Harley Davidson Stunt Show, a Huge Fireworks Extravaganza, and Much More! **
Saturday, June 10th- Lake Erie 75 featuring ROC Modifieds plus U.S. Legend Cars, Street Stocks (Lancaster Rules), NYPA Midgets, and another division TBD plus Fireworks
Saturday, June 17th- Summer Kick Off Music Fest at Lake Erie Speedway
Friday, June 23rd- All Star Monster Trucks fueled by Kwik Fill featuring Bigfoot **
Saturday, June 24th- All Star Monster Trucks fueled by Kwik Fill featuring Bigfoot **
Saturday, July 1st- Carson Barnes Circus
Sunday, July 2nd- Carson Barnes Circus
Saturday, July 8th- Mid Summer Wine Festival at Lake Erie Speedway **
Saturday, July 8th- Wine Dash 5k at Lake Erie Speedway **
Saturday, July 15th- Rusty Wallace Racing Experience
Saturday, August 5th- Crash-A-Rama featuring School Bus Figure 8 Racing, “The Cannon Lady and Radical Bob,” Fireworks, and Much More! **
Saturday, August 12th- Midwest Drift Union
Saturday, August 26th- The Lantern Fest
Saturday, September 2nd- Lake Erie Speedway Beer Mile **
Saturday, September 9th- National Fireworks Association Public Display Fireworks Show
* Dates/Events listed are subject to change
** “Rain or Shine” events
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