This Saturday night July 11 at Rockford Speedway, it's the third 'Kids Night' of 2015. Gilley's Heating and Air Conditioning presents this month's 'Kids Night' and there's plenty going on at the track this weekend. Kids 11 and under are always admitted FREE on Kids Night and this week at Intermission, all Kids 11 and under will be invited onto the front-stretch for the Kids Coin Scramble, presented by Illinois Bank & Trust. On-track action includes the Stanley Steemer NASCAR Late Models, Miller Lite American Short Trackers, Kickstart Roadrunners and the Central States Super Cups along with the always popular Sam's Drive In Roadrunner Challenge 'Forwards/Backwards Race!' Gates open at 5 PM Saturday night, with the first race 'going green' at 7:07 PM. Adult admission is $12, Students (ages 12-17) are $8, while Kids 11 and under get in FREE! Bring the whole family to Rockford Speedway this Saturday night and enjoy 'Gilley's Kids Night!'
Tebala Shrine Circus Coming Next Weekend
The wonder and magic of the circus return to Rockford Speedway next weekend with the 64th Tebala Shrine Circus! The Tebala Shrine Circus takes over the Rockford Speedway for three days, with three shows (12:30 PM, 4:30 PM and 8 PM) on Friday, Saturday and Sunday July 17, 18 and 19. The four-ring circus will be held on the infield of Rockford Speedway and features all of the attractions you know and love. Plus there will be plenty of food and fun throughout the grounds! Admission for this Circus Spectacular is $15 for ages 12 and up and $12 for ages 11 and under. For advance tickets and more information, please call 815-633-1500 or visit the Rockford Speedway Box Office during regular business hours. Tickets and discounted coupons are also available online at tebalacircus.com. As a reminder, with the circus taking place next weekend, there will be NO RACING at Rockford Speedway Saturday July 18. So...'come one...come all!'...to the 64th Tebala Shrine Circus, Friday, Saturday and Sunday July 17, 18 and 19!
The World Famous Figure 8 Trailer Race is Just Three Weeks Away
It's hard to believe it's almost time for the World Famous Figure 8 Trailer Race, yet the calendar doesn't lie! In just three weeks, on Saturday August 1, that one-of-a-kind rolling demo derby returns to the delight of thousands...and you'll want to be part of all the action! Tickets for the World Famous Figure 8 Trailer Race are available NOW! Fans may purchase their tickets online at rockfordspeedway.tix.com, by calling 815-633-1500 or by visiting the Speedway Office during regular business hours Monday thru Friday. Along with the Figure 8 Trailer Race, those in attendance will also be treated to a full night of racing with the Stanley Steemer NASCAR Late Models, Bargain Hunter Sportsman, Miller Lite American Short Trackers and Kickstart Roadrunners plus the Sam's Drive In Roadrunner Challenge 'Escape from I-90 Race!' Gates open at 5 PM on Saturday August 1, with all the action beginning at 7:07 PM. It's never too early to plan ahead...circle Saturday August 1 on your calendar and bring all your friends to Rockford Speedway to take part in the World Famous Figure 8 Trailer Race!
• Sat July 11 7:07 pm - Gilley's Kids Night and the Illinois Bank & Trust Kids Coin Scramble
• Wed July 15 7:07 pm - Airgas Wild Wednesday
• Fri - Sun July 17-19 - Tebala Shrine Circus (NO RACING Sat July 18)
• Wed July 22 7:07 pm - MacCloskey Kesler & Associates Wild Wednesday
• Sat July 25 7:07 pm - Miller Lite presents Round III of the Gilley's Cool 5
• Wed July 29 7:07 pm - Equipment Depot Wild Wednesday
• Sat Aug 1 7:07 pm -Sign & Drive Auto Sales presents the World Famous Figure 8 Trailer Race