STANLEY â€“ Due to the rain on this past weekend the East Lincoln Speedway has rescheduled its opening for this coming.
This will be the 16th consecutive season of weekly Saturday night racing, The season calls for 24 weekly Saturday night programs.
The 18-event program of 175 laps will include competition for Late Model Modified-Sportsman, IMCA Modified, Stock Four, Rookie Four, Mini-Sprint and Road Hawg divisions.
Gates will open at 5 p.m. with racing at 7 p.m. The speedway is located at 1873 Mariposa Road, five miles east of Stanley.
Â· Other events scheduled for the season include: a kids scratch with cash placed in a sawdust pile
Â· Bicycle races for children April 30
Â· A demolition derby May 21
Â· A 500 Ping-Pong ball drop with selected balls redeemable for cash and prices on June 4
Â· A train race on June 25 where three cars will be chained together.
Â· Baseball night on July 30 with uniformed youth leage team members receiving fee baseballs.
Â· For more information call 704-263-5347. by Staff Reports