Clay Shot of LaBonte Brothers fame will host the Sept. 24-25 Autotrader Ecopark Automotive 500 NASCAR Playoffs doubleheader at Texas Motor Speedway to highlight the multi-speedway’s fundraising activities for Children’s Charity – Texas.
NASCAR Hall of Fame brothers Terry and Bobby Labonte will serve as co-hosts for the legendary Clay Shootout to benefit Speedway Children’s Charities-Texas on Thursday, September 22nd at the Round T Ranch in Westlake. Terry, a two-time NASCAR Cup Series champion and 2016 Hall of Fame inductee, and Bobby, a 2000 series champion and 2020 HOF inductee, will be on hand to host and participate in one of the SCC’s most prestigious events.
The event starts at 1.30pm with CT registration and lunch provided by Premier Track Team. The sporting clays tournament, sponsored by Trophy Tractor Golf Cart, will begin at 2 pm and the awards dinner hosted by Capital Grille will follow at 5 pm with musical entertainment from Steve Helms and Ben McPherson.
The clay shoot is one of several activities scheduled for race week to benefit SCC-Texas. Check out what else is on tap:
· Hot Laps – Taking place on Friday, September 23rd from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., this inaugural event will give fans a unique opportunity to drive around Texas Motor Speedway’s high-banked 1.5-mile oval in one of the speedway’s official Chevrolet Camaro pace cars. The donation is $150 per person for three rounds and space is limited. Click to register over here.
· SCC Texas Game Live Auction – Trackside Live Stage, located nearby. Door 3 The Fan Zone will be live auctioning items and memorabilia for fans on Saturday, September 24th. SCC Texas game live auction will do Start 15 minutes after the checkered flag for the Andy’s Frozen Custard 300 NASCAR Xfinity Series race, which starts at 2:30 p.m., so be sure to stop by on your way out. The auction is free and open to the public.
· 50/50 Raffle – You don’t need to blow up in Victory Lane to win big during the Outtrader EchoPark Automotive 500 race weekend. On Saturday and Sunday during tournament weekend, SCC will sell tickets (10 for $10, 40 for $20, 120 for $40, 300 for $100). 50/50 Raffle, where one lucky winner will receive half of the money raised and the other will benefit SCC-Texas. Branded raffle kiosks will be located on the concourse and mobile vendors with signs in green 50/50 Raffle vests will walk the property, including the campsites.
· Souvenir Shop – This race weekend-only shop offers fans the opportunity to purchase unique Texas Motor Speedway history memorabilia to benefit SCC-Texas. Heritage shop, Located between Gates 4 and 5 in the fan zone.It is open from the time gates open at the end of the day’s track activity on both Saturday, September 24 and Sunday, September 25.
Since 1997, Speedway Children’s Charities has distributed more at Texas Motor Speedway. 11.5 million dollars Aid to non-profit organizations in Collin, Dallas, Denton and Tarrant counties to support children in need. Funds distributed by SCC are raised through special events held throughout the year. Most SCC events are scheduled around major race weeks at Texas Motor Speedway. SCC can fill the grandstands at Texas Motor Speedway 18 times with the number of kids they’ve helped since the organization’s inception.
For more information about SCC or upcoming charity events at Texas Motor Speedway, please visit www.speedwaycharities.org.
The newly renovated Lille Texas Motor Speedway’s 1/5 mile dirt track kicks off the weekend of racing with the inaugural C. Bell’s MICRO MANIA. The four-day event (September 21 to 24) features practice on Wednesday (September 21), qualifying on Thursday and Friday (September 22-23) and the main and final on Saturday (September 24). Micro Sprints are smaller versions of full-size Sprint cars that can generate 140 horsepower with the same chassis and body style as the larger versions. NASCAR stars currently confirmed to attend include Christopher Bell, two-time NASCAR Cup Series champion Kyle Busch and his son Braxton Busch, Sheldon Creed, Daniel Hemrick, Brett Moffitt and John Hunter Nemechek.
For ticket information for the September 24-25 NASCAR Autotrader EchoPark Automotive 500 weekend, visit C. Bell’s Micro Mania including individual day tickets, please visit www.texasmotorspeedway.com.
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