PORT ROYAL, PA – The 66th annual Foss Jewelers Labor Day Fair Classic for sprint cars is set to be staged coming up on Labor Day afternoon, September 4 at Port Royal Speedway as part of the ongoing 163rd annual Juniata County Fair.
Sponsored by Foss Jewelers of Lewistown, the Labor Day Classic will go 25 laps in distance for the 410 sprints, paying $4,000 to win and $325 to start. Joining the sprints on the afternoon classic card are the 355 econo late models and the four cylinder pure stocks.
A demolition derby will be staged on the frontstretch following the racing program.
Racing gets underway at 1 pm.
Infield admission for all fans ages 12 and up for the racing program ONLY is JUST $5!
Adult grandstand general admission for both the racing program and the demolition derby to follow is $12 with grandstand students ages 12 – 18 priced at $7. ALL GRANDSTAND ADMISSION INCLUDES BOTH THE RACING PROGRAM AND DEMOLITION DERBY.
For those fairgoers wishing only to attend the demolition derby, admission will be just $8, put on sale following the oval track racing program.
Admission to the Juniata County Fair that surrounds Port Royal Speedway is FREE for the entire day.
Danny Dietrich scored the second Labor Day Classic of his career last season.
Monday’s Labor Day Classic for sprint cars sets the stage for the September 8 and 9 Tuscarora 50th annual Tuscarora 50 races sanctioned by Tony Stewart’s Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions Sprint Cars.
The Saturday night 50th annual Tuscarora 50 will be the biggest race ever held in the history of Port Royal Speedway.
Friday night will offer the 30-lap, $5,000 to win Night Before The 50 for the Pennsylvania Posse and All Star Circuit of Champions Sprint Cars before both factions reconvene to contest the Tuscarora 50 itself on Saturday night.
Saturday’s show offers a $105,000 total one-day sprint car purse including $50,000 to win, making it the biggest event ever held in the history of Port Royal Speedway.
The $50,000 to win, $50th annual Tuscarora 50 sanctioned by the All Star Circuit of Champions Sprints boasts a purse of nearly $100,000 and is being presented by: Aumiller & Associates Retirement Specialists, Milroy; Mike Cleck Paving & Sealcoating, Mifflintown; J & S Fabrication, Grantville; Weikert’s Livestock, Fairfield; Packer’s Concessions, Centre Hall; Slivinski Law Offices, Selinsgrove and Middleburg; Ramsey’s Car Washes & Garage, Mifflintown; Hamilton Motorsports, Hoseheads.com website, Pennian Bank, Trone Outdoor Advertising, Mr. Terry Ritzman and Mr. Tedd Reitz.
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