~~For Immediate Release- Cedar Lake Speedway is excited to announce the 2014 event schedule which is loaded with special events along with local NASCAR racing talent. 2014 marks the 56th year of racing at the western Wisconsin facility. Following a successful 2013, fans and competitors will find next year’s schedule very similar to 2013 events with action packed events.
The 2014 season kicks off Thursday, April 3rd with open practice for drivers looking to get a few laps in before a double-header Friday and Saturday featuring NASCAR Late Models, Modifieds, Pro Stocks, Mid-Mods & Hornets. NASCAR racing for all 5 classes is on tap the next three Saturdays. Cedar Lake’s first sprint car special event on May 3rd features the UMSS 360 Sprints along with NASCAR Late Models, Modifieds, Pro Stocks & Hornets. The very next weekend is one of the track’s most exciting nights, School Bus Race Night. This event has grown into one of the area’s must see event as local schools support their bus as they battle other area schools for the title of fastest bus around. This unique racing experience has full sized buses decorated in each school’s colors racing full speed around the track. Fans can expect a little banging & bashing, a few rollovers and some great NASCAR racing that night with Mid-Mods, Hornets & Vintage race cars. A full night of racing on May 17th is also the rain date for the school bus race. Looking for a cheap date? Then don’t forget to make it to the track on Saturday May 24th as grandstand admission is totally FREE! Help us pack the track by bringing your friends, family & co-workers out for a night of racing. Pack the track night is a great opportunity to introduce someone new to our sport and it won’t cost you a dime to get in.
Before we dive into June, May 31 brings one of the best local events around with 3rd annual Triple Crown with a huge purse. The event will again feature the IRA Outlaw 410 Sprint Cars along with NASCAR Late Models & Modifieds each racing for $3,000 to win! Fans can expect the absolute best local racing talent in the area to compete for a share of the huge purse on the high Banks. Weekly NASCAR racing follows on the 7th. Cedar Lake Speedway is proud to announce that the 16th annual Masters event will again be the kickoff weekend for the UMP SummerNationals Hell Tour featuring the only multi-day event at one track on the tour. The Masters kicks off with a complete show of NASCAR Modifieds, Pro Stocks, MW Modifieds, and Hornets on Thursday June 12th. Friday and Saturday brings complete shows each night of UMP Late Models along with the now annual return of the USMTS Modifieds. This event has now become a must-see event with complete shows each night of some of the best drivers in the country. Weekly NASCAR racing follows on June 21st. The last weekend in June features the 3rd multi-day event as we present our huge annual firework display and NASCAR racing on Saturday June 28th. Do not miss our fireworks as they rival most community displays. Then, the World of Outlaw Sprint Cars invade Cedar Lake for their annual appearance on Sunday June 29th. Spend the weekend at the track and camp for free.
July includes the Night of Destruction which is always a crowd pleaser on July 5th, nightly NASCAR racing on the 12th & 19th along with the Summer Sprint Special on July 26th featuring UMSS 360 Sprint Cars.
The 27th USA Nationals begins the month of August as we welcome back the nation’s best Late Model drivers for another 3 days of action. Cedar Lake Speedway is proud to host the World of Outlaw Late Models series crown jewel event again in 2014. Thursday night’s action includes a complete show of World of Outlaw Late Models. Friday August 1st features World of Outlaw Late Model qualifying, heats & dash along with a complete show of NASCAR Late Models. The final night, Saturday August 2nd includes consolation races, dash and 100 lap $50,000 to win main event. Weekly racing follows on the 9th and 16th with faster pastor night returning for the 5th time on August 23rd.
As the year winds down September includes the 14th Annual Jerry Richert Memorial race on the 6th celebrating the life & legacy of Hall of Fame Sprint Car driver Jerry Richert featuring IRA 410 Sprint Cars, & UMSS 360 Sprints. The final multi-day event begins Thursday the 11th as Cedar Lake Speedway presents the 9th annual Legendary 100. This three day event is all about racing, tons of cars, several races and a monster purse. The final event of 2013 will be the $10,000 to win enduro scheduled for September 20th.
For complete schedule details, admission prices & purses please visit our website: www.cedarlakespeedway.com . Reserved discount tickets for select special event are available online or by calling the Cedar Lake Speedway box office at 612-363-0479. Cedar Lake Speedway is located just 15 minutes east of Stillwater at 2275 County Road CC, New Richmond Wisconsin 54017.