Final Show of the Year at Marysville Raceway
by Troy Hennig
Marysville, CA (October 27, 2017) ….
This Saturday night, October 28th, will mark the
twenty-fifth and final event held at the Marysville
Raceway in 2017. After a successful season, the track
hosted 10 different racing divisions, a successful
Monster Truck Show and an electrifying firework show
in tribute to July 4th, the final race is upon us. The
Sprint Car Spooktacular presented by H & H Trenching,
will feature some of the best open-wheel sprint car
drivers up and down Northern and Central California
Valley. The fans will be treated to winged and
non-wing sprint car racing. It will also mark the
debut of the Western Racesaver 305 Sprint Cars that
predominantly reside in Central California.
With the theme of Halloween dangling in front of this
weekend’s event, kids are encouraged to wear their
Halloween costumes. There is also a face painter
scheduled for the kids and blow out merchandise items
from our novelty booth.
format will comply with the normal weekly show.
Qualifying for the winged 360 sprints, heat races and
main events. Other divisions will do a draw show for
starting spots in their heat races. Officials do have
the opportunity to customize format based on car
counts. The talented Gary Thomas will be on hand to
announce. “I want to thank my mentor Troy Hennig for
giving me the opportunity to announce this big-time
show,” said Thomas. “He is attending a wedding on
Saturday and wasn’t available to announce.” He added,
“I am looking forward to bringing my skill set on the
microphone to the fans at Marysville and excited to
see some great racing this weekend at one of
California’s finest tracks.”
The winner of the
30-lap winged 360 sprint car main event will receive a
handsome $2000. If 10 or more cars show up for the
wingless division, they will run for $750 to win. Same
with the economy sprints, if 10 or more show up this
division will run for $500 to win. All winged 360
sprint cars participating in this Saturday nights race
must run Flowmasters. No exception will be allowed by
track officials. A large car count is expected in all
Tickets can be purchased the
night of each event at the Marysville Raceway front
pay window. Front gate opens at 5 PM and with cars on
the track no later than 6:30 PM.
will cost $17, while juniors and seniors are just $14.
Kids that are 6-11 are just $6 each. Children 5 and
under are FREE. Tickets are available for pre-purchase
by visiting www.marysvilleraceway.com or by following
this direct link at
The Marysville Raceway is located 1468 Simpson Ln,
Marysville, CA 95901.
For more information
please call the office at (530) 350-7275 or the
Marysville track phone at (530) 743-1327.