|Evergreen Speedway 8th Annual Summer Showdown June 28-30
For Immediate Release (June 13): Evergreen Speedway ‘The Super Speedway of the West’ located at the Evergreen State Fairgrounds in Monroe, WA is ready to host the Northwest’s biggest Super Late Model Stock Car race of the season on the Northwest’s largest NASCAR track, the 5/8 mile. The $25,000.00 TO WIN is one of the nation’s largest purses, drawing drivers from across the US and Canada. The speed weekend also includes the NASCAR Street Stocks, Mini-Stocks and Legends. The previous seven Summer Showdowns were held Thursday through Saturday, the new format this year is Friday through Sunday. The big event on Sunday, June 30th with a tentative 3pm start of the 200-lap 8th Annual Summer Showdown for the weekend’s fastest 35 plus NASCAR Super Late Models.
The weekend kicks off on Friday, June 28th with driver registration starting at 12 noon and practice from 3-7pm. This is open to the race fans at no charge. Followed at 7:30pm with the very popular Summer Showdown Kickoff Party featuring great food, music and the all-important qualifying order pill draw , complimentary for drivers and crew.
On Saturday, June 29th the action begins at 11am - 2:30pm for practice alternating through the Summer Showdown Super Late Models, Street Stocks, Mini-Stocks and Legends. At 3pm timed qualifying begins. A special driver Meet & Greet is at 5:15pm. Racing commences at 6pm with heat races of 8 laps for the Street Stocks, Legends and Mini-Stocks. Those are preceded by 50-lap Main Events for all three divisions. The evening finishes with 25-lap qualifying heat races for the Summer Showdown Super Late Models.
Sunday, June 30th gets rolling at 10am with practice for the Mini-Stocks, Legends and Summer Showdown Super Late Models. Main events for the Mini-Stocks and legends get underway at 12:30 pm. Opening Ceremonies for the 8th Annual Summer Showdown begins approximately at 2pm and the 200-lap Summer Showdown begins at 3pm.
Tickets for this biggest event of the season are available online at evergreenspeedway.com or by calling the speedway office at 360-805-6100. A special VIP Summer Showdown Experience package is available for just $70/person (a $140 value) which includes a Saturday free General Admission ticket and for Sunday, premium reserved seating, VIP tent access with private bar and trackside seating, a souvenir lanyard, 2-drink tickets, private driver meet & greet, catered dinner and Bardahl Swag Bag.
For more information and or press passes please contact Scott Ellsworth at 360-805-6100 or 206-730-1177.
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