Action Entertainment has released the tentative 2017 racing schedule for Anderson Speedway that celebrates its 70th season on the high-banked quarter-mile oval. The Speedway will continue to showcase Late Models, Figure 8’s, Thunder Roadsters, and ThunderCars. The Pro Compacts will be returning to stock Front Wheel Drives this season and the Street Stocks will be making their return to the line-up.
The schedule is packed with many special events and touring series in an effort to give the fans a wide variety of entertainment. Highlighting these will be the 69th Annual Pay Less Little 500 presented by UAW-GM on May 27th with the top asphalt Sprint Car racers in the country.
One of Late Model Crown events, will return on Saturday, June 24. The racing lineup will feature the ARCA/CRA Super Series Late Models competing in a 400 lap event in the Redbud 400.
Other special weekends on tap in 2017 include two non-winged sprint car events, the Glen Niebel Classic on April 8th and the 2nd Annual Tony Elliott Classic on September 30th during Paint the Night Pink. The ARCA/CRA Super Series Late Models will make their first appearance of the season on May 6th. The 2017 season will wrap up on November 4th with the always exciting Turkey Bash.
Several touring series will make visits to Anderson Speedway including Must See Racing Xtreme Sprint Series, ARCA/CRA Super Series Late Models, CRA Late Model Sportsman, CRA Street Stocks, USSA Mel Kenyon Midgets, VROA Modifieds, VORES Compact Touring Series, Indy Faskarts, and CSR Super Cups.
The Night of Thrills on September 2nd and Figure 8 Madness on July 4th will continue to be some of the most popular and exciting nights at the Speedway.
For a limited time, Anderson Speedway is offering special ticket packages that include a 10 pack for $80 and a 20 pack for $150. Stop by the main ticket office Monday through Friday from 10a.m. to 4p.m. to pick up your tickets or contact the ticket line to secure your discounted tickets.