After months of anticipation, the countdown is almost over. This Sunday May 25 ‘The Loudest Day,’ WXRX Wing Ding, returns to Rockford Speedway! The day of rock n roll returns to the venue that helped make it famous and this year looks to be bigger and better than ever! The WXRX Wing Ding is hosted by Young MC and headlined by Alice In Chains and features Black Stone Cherry, Queensryche featuring Geoff Tate, Adelita’s Way, Fuel, Wayland & Cilver. For more information on WXRX Wing Ding including ticket information, venue information and set times for all performers, please visit www.wxrxwingding.com. You don’t want to miss out on the return of ‘The Loudest Day,’ WXRX Wing Ding, this Sunday at Rockford Speedway!
NO RACING THIS SATURDAY, ‘COOL 5’ RACING RETURNS NEXT WEEK
With WXRX ‘Wing Ding’ on tap this weekend, the engines will be silenced this Saturday night at Rockford Speedway, giving us our only scheduled Saturday off-night of 2014. When racing resumes next Saturday night, the always exciting ‘Gilley’s Cool 5’ returns for a fourth year! The five-race series brings additional prize money and a year-end reward to each of the four champions in ‘Cool 5’ points. All four ‘Saturday night’ divisions will be in action next weekend, including the Stanley Steemer NASCAR Late Models, Bargain Hunter Sportsman, Miller Lite American Short Trackers and the Kickstart Roadrunners. Also on tap is the Sam’s Drive-In Roadrunner Challenge ‘Double Oh’ Race. Gates open at 5 PM, with the first green flag scheduled to fly at 7:07 PM. Adult admission is $12, Students (12-17) are $8, Children (6-11) are $5 and Kids 5 & under are FREE! We’ll see YOU at the races next Saturday night!
THREE WEEKS ‘TIL ‘THE LAST TRAILER TRAILS!’
Summer is quickly approaching and that means one of the most well-known events at Rockford Speedway is not that far away. Saturday night June 14, Kar Korner presents the ‘Original Trailer Race of Destruction,’ the one-of-a-kind rolling Demo Derby that is known nationwide! You’ll see cars, trucks and vans pulling boats, campers & travel trailers, smashing and bashing into each other and there is no winner ‘til the last trailer trails!’ If you’ve witnessed a Trailer Race before, you want to see one again. If you’ve never seen a Trailer Race, you’ve simply got to see it to believe it! Advanced tickets are available NOW for the Original Trailer Race of Destruction at rockfordspeedway.tix.com and by phone at 815-633-1500. You’ve seen it on TV, you’ve heard about it, now experience it! Kar Korner’s ‘Original Trailer Race of Destruction,’ Saturday night June 14!
Sat May 24 – NO RACING
Sun May 25 11:00 am- WXRX Wing Ding ‘The Loudest Day’ featuring Alice in Chains!
Wed May 28 5:00 pm- Classic Car Cruise Night
Sat May 31 7:07 pm- Loves Park Motorsports presents Round I of the Gilley’s Cool 5!
Wed June 4 5:00 pm- Classic Car Cruise Night
Sat June 7 7:07 pm- Metro Medical Kids Night featuring Lightning Bolt Jr and Tennessee Toe-Mator
Wed June 11 5:00 pm- Classic Car Cruise Night
Wed June 11 7:07 pm- Wild Wednesday Opener ‘Student Night’ (Free Admission with Student ID)