Information Guide for Eastern States Weekend 2018

MIDDLETOWN, NY – Eastern States Weekend gets rolling on Thursday night with the Hard Clay Finale for the Short Track Super Series along with the 360 Sprint Cars before kicking off the traditional three-day event with qualifying for the big-block Modifieds and the Sportsman on Friday night.  From there it’s an action packed weekend full of racing action capped off by the Eastern States 200 for the Modifieds and a $40,000 top prize.

Below is the schedule for the weekend as well as pricing for each night of racing action.  This is for reference only and is subject to change without notice.  For a full rundown you can visit the Orange County Fair Speedway website by clicking here.

RACING SCHEDULE AND PRICING

Wednesday – October 17
12pm – Pit Gates Open
2pm – Camper Parking Open

Thursday – October 18

Prices
Pits: $35
Adult General: $28
Child 10 & Under: $10

Schedule
3pm – Pit Gates Open
4pm – Drive-in Gates Open
5pm – Grandstand Gate Opens
6pm – 360 Sprint Car Heat in Motors
Followed by:
– Hot Laps for 360 Sprint Cars
– Hot Laps for STSS Modifieds
7pm – Racing
– 360 Sprint Car Heats (8-laps)
– STSS Modified Heats (8-laps)
– 360 Sprint Car B-Main
– STSS Modified Redraw (flagstand)
– STSS Modified Consolations (8-laps)
– 360 Sprint Car Feature (25-laps)
– STSS Modified Feature (50-laps)

Friday – October 19

Prices
Adult Reserved: $22.00
Child & Senior Reserved: $18.00
Adult General: $20
Child General: $5
Senior General: $16
Daily Pit Pass: $50

Schedule
8am – Drive-in Gates open
9am – Pit Gates open
10:30am – Car Inspections
11am – Grandstand Gate Opens
12pm – Driver’s Meeting
1pm – Sportsman Hot Laps
Followed by:
– Modified Hot Laps
– Sportsman Time Trials
– Modified Time Trials
– Sportsman Heats
– Modified Heats
– Sportsman Dash for Cash
– Sportsman Consi
– Champions Race (Former ESW Winners – 20 Laps)
– Sportsman Driver Introductions
– Sportsman Feature (50 Laps)

Saturday – October 20

Prices
Adult Reserved: $35.00
Child & Senior Reserved: $30.00
Adult General: $30
Child General: $5
Senior General: $25
Daily Pit Pass: $50

Sat/Sun
Drive-In Adult: $65
Drive-In Senior: $55
Drive-In Child: $10

Schedule
8am – Drive-in gates open, Pit Gates open, SBM Inspections
10am – Grandstand Gate Opens
11am – Driver’s Meeting
11:30am – Small Block Modified Hot Laps
Followed by:
– Small Block Modified Time Trials
– Small Block Modified Heat Races
– Modified dash for cash
– Autograph Session (Under Grandstand)
– Small Block Modified dash for cash
– Small Block Modified B Main
– Small Block Modified Driver Introductions
– Small Block Modified Feature (100 Laps)

Sunday – October 21

Prices
Adult Reserved: $40.00
Child & Senior Reserved: $35.00
Adult General: $35
Child General: $5
Senior General: $30
Daily Pit Pass: $50
Drive-In Adult: $35
Drive-In Senior: $30
Drive-In Child: $5

Schedule
8am – Drive-In gates open, Pit Gate opens, Street Stock Inspection
9am – Grandstand Gates Open
9:15am – Street Stock Drivers Meeting
10:45am – Street Stock Hot Laps
11am – Modified Hot Laps (Non Qualified Cars)
11:30am – Modified Hot Laps (Qualified Cars)
11:45am – Mandatory Modified Drivers Meeting
12:15pm – Street Stock Heats
Followed by:
– Modified B Main
– Street Stock Feature (25 Laps)
2:30pm – Modified Driver Introduction
Followed by:
– 57th Annual Eastern States 200

WEEKEND PRICING

Pit Pass: $100

Drive-In Section
3-Day Adult: $85.00
3-Day Child: $15.00
3-Day Senior: $71

PARKING PASS

Fairgrounds / Drive-In: $10

CAMPING/OVERNIGHT PARKING

$45 Weekend

SPECIAL INFO PRICING

Party Deck (Half Covered Grandstands): 4 Top Table – $800 Weekend Pass (includes 10/18 Hard Clay Finale)

Turn 1 VIP Stage: $300 Per Person (Includes Hard Clay Finale)

OTHER ACTIVITIES

Southside Johnny and The Asbury Jukes Fri
The Fab Faux on Sat
Mechanical Bull – Fri. 4-10pm, Sat. 2-10pm
Video Games – Thurs. 6-10pm, Fri. 4-10pm, Sat. 12-10pm, Sun. 12-4pm
Kids Tent – Fri. 4-8pm, Sat. 4-8pm, Sun. 12-4pm
Cornhole Tournament – Fri. 5-7pm, Sat. 3-5pm