SARVER, Pa. – With the first dark month of the off-season almost behind us, its time to start looking forward to the 2013 season.
You can now purchase renewal tickets for Lernerville Speedway’s Firecracker 100 and Silver Cup. The Firecracker 100 is scheduled for June 27-29. Premier and Reserved Camping spots for Firecrackerville are already filling in, so don’t delay if you want to lock in your spot for the biggest race weekend of the summer.
Meanwhile, the 22nd rendition of the Don Martin Memorial Silver Cup is scheduled for July 16 and the World of Outlaws will return for the Commonwealth Clash on Sept. 21.
2012 seat holders for all three events will have until 11:59 p.m. on Dec. 31 to renew their seat for the 2013 event and take advantage of the $59 Three-Day Firecracker 100 pass which includes a free pit pass upgrade for both Thursday & Friday Nights.
Dec. 31 is also the deadline to renew reserved camping spots for $40 for the Firecracker 100 weekend. As of Jan. 1, all non-renewed seats and camping spots will be released to the general public. Tickets can be renewed by calling the speedway office Monday-Thursday from 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Other confirmed dates for the 2013 schedule include the entire array of preseason events starting with the Annual Awards Banquet on March 16. In addition to a later date, the banquet venue has also changed. Moving from the Butler Days Inn, the Annual Awards Banquet will be held at the Twin Willow/Comfort Inn & Suites in RIDC Park along Route 28 South this year. To reserve your tickets, please call the speedway office at 724-353-1511.
Between the Annual Awards Banquet and the drop of the first green flag of the 2013 season, the Lernerville Speedway will once again visit the Clearview Mall and Galleria at Pittsburgh Mills on back-to-back weekends for pre-season car shows. The Clearview Mall car show is scheduled for March 21-23 and well roll south to the expansive Galleria at Pittsburgh Mills the following weekend March 28-30.
The conclusion of the DIRTcar Round Up Steel City Stampede - postponed by inclement weather in October and originally rescheduled for April 13 – has been rescheduled for April 14. To prevent conflicting with the schedules at Pittsburghs PA Motor Speedway, Sharon Speedway and Mercer Raceway Park, April 13 is now scheduled as an open Test & Tune open practice session; drivers do not have to be registered for the Steel City Stampede to participate in the Test & Tune practice session.
The 2013 DIRTcar Round Up Steel City Stampede is scheduled for Oct. 24-26.
Fab Four Racing Opening Night 2013 is scheduled for April 19 with Fab Four Racing scheduled for most Friday Nights through Labor Day weekend.