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CLS announces indoor karting events for 2016!

By CLS, 02/29/16, 10:00PM CST


Cedar Lake Arena is proud to announce the return of kart racing this year for two big events! The first annual Spring Meltdown will be April 15 and 16 and the Fall Shootout will be October 21st and 22nd. “We are excited to build from the success of our first annual fall shootout and make our events bigger and better this year”, stated Bob Kaufman.

Cedar Lake Arena will be running JR 1, JR 2, JR Wing, Animals, Clone 360#, L206 Sportsman, 500 Wings, 250 Wings along with a Regional Tour Race for the Slingshots.

The event will kick off Friday April 15 with 2 heats and a feature with trophies for the top 3. Saturday will be a guaranteed $275 to win for the adult clone and animal classes, $225 to win for L206 Sportsman and 500 Wings. Those classes will also have top 5 payouts. All other Classes will be $50 to win with event trophies for the top 3.  Detailed schedule and prices are below.

Details for the 2Nd Annual Fall Shootout will be released at a later date this spring.

Cedar Lake Arena is a banked dirt oval located in New Richmond WI on the ground of Cedar Lake Speedway. Event Details and other information can be found at


Start times:

Friday, April 15th:

Arena opens at 4:00 p.m.

Draw cutoff at 6:15 p.m.

Racing at 7:00 p.m.


Saturday, April 16th:

Arena opens at 10:00 a.m.

Draw cutoff at 12:00 noon

Racing at 1:00 p.m.



Friday: $25 pit pass (no entry fees)

Saturday $25 pit pass

Saturday Entry fees: $60 for adult class $40 for the second class, Junior classes $30 (includes kart and driver)