WEEDSPORT, NY – Weedsport Speedway will be featured on News Channel 9’s Bridge Street this Friday morning at 10 a.m. in the Syracuse area.
Hosted by Sistina Giordano and TeNesha Murphy, Bridge Street will bring viewers an inside look into Weedsport Speedway as both an auto racing and entertainment venue, while giving a sneak peek into this Sunday’s ESS Sprint Car Legends Reunion at The Port, featuring both the Empire Super Sprints and the Beyea Custom Headers Sportsman Shootout Series.
“We’re looking forward to this Sunday’s event at Weedsport and are excited to be able to share that enthusiasm on Bridge Street this Friday morning,” said Weedsport Speedway Promoter, Jimmy Phelps.
Those unable to tune into Bridge Street on Friday will be able to view the segment online at a later day by visiting www.localsyr.com.
Pit gates will open at 4 p.m. on Sunday for the ESS Sprint Car Legends Reunion with grandstand gates opening at 5 p.m. Qualifying will hit the Speedway at 6:40 p.m. with opening ceremonies set for 7 p.m.
General admission seating is available on August 13 for only $15. Students 11-17 will be admitted for $5 with kids 10 and under FREE.
Purchase tickets today at www.weedsportspeedway.com or by calling (315) 834-3067.
For a full 2017 Weedsport Speedway schedule and detailed information on the ESS Legends Reunion be sure to visit online at www.weedsportspeedway.com. Fans can also FOLLOW on Twitter @WeedsportSpdwy and LIKE on Facebook at www.facebook.com/weedsportspeedway.
About Weedsport Speedway: Purchased in 2013 by Al Heinke, Weedsport Speedway has returned to a real racers track, providing a complete venue for racers, their families and friends, and for the fans looking for motorsports entertainment. Officially opened for the first time on July 24, 1955 – the Weedsport Speedway 3/8 mile dirt oval has produced a legendary list of drivers and champions including Will Cagle, Danny Johnson, Bob McCreadie, Alan Johnson, Jack Johnson, and Dave Lape to name a few. Today the facility welcomes the best of the best in dirt short track racing from the Craftsman World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series to the Super DIRTcar Series Big Block Modifieds along with the DIRTcar 358-Modifieds, Sportsman, Pro Stocks, and more. While racing entertainment is the focal point, Weedsport Speedway has gone the extra mile in welcoming Weedsport Productions, which brings the facility full circle with a dedicated digital entertainment team for web, television, and on site screen usage.