Smoky Mountain Speedway revises final weekend of racing
September 19, 2019
Maryville, Tennessee – Officials with Smoky Mountain Speedway have announced a schedule adjustment for the final weekend of racing in 2018.
The night of racing on Friday, October 5 has been removed from the schedule to avoid conflicts with area high school football games. The open practice originally scheduled for Thursday, October 4 has been moved to October 5. Pit gates will open at 5:00 and the practice will go from 6:00-9:00. Pit admission is $20 for adults, $10 for kids 11 and under. The grandstand and tier parking will not be open for the practice session.
The King of the Mountain Fall Classic scheduled for Saturday, October 6 is still on as scheduled with some purse changes. The Southern All-Stars will still be racing for $7,500 top prize. The Durrance Layne Late Model Series will be racing for $4,000 to win and $300 to start. The Kajun Mini Stock Association will now be racing for $1,500 to win and $200 to start.
The pit area will be cleared at 2:00 on October 6 and will reopen at 3:00. Grandstand and tier parking gates open at 4:00. The driver’s meeting is scheduled for 6:00 followed by hot laps and time trials at 6:30.
Grandstand admission is $20 for adults. Kids 6-11 are $5 and kids 5 and under are free. Tier parking admission is $25 for adults. Kids 6-11 are $10 and kids 5 and under are free. Pit passes are $35 for adults, kids 11 and under are $15. Minors 18 and under must submit a Minor Release and Waiver of Liability form signed by parent/legal guardian. If form is not signed in the presence of an Smoky Mountain Speedway official, it must be notarized. The form can be downloaded from the track’s web site at www.SmokyMountainSpeedway.com.
Anyone with a ticket stub or an arm band from the July 27 rain out may use them for admittance to this event.
Smoky Mountain Speedway is located 12 miles south of Maryville, Tennessee. From Maryville, take Highway 411 south for 10 miles and turn left onto Brick Mill Road. Follow Brick Mill Road for approximately 2 miles, the racetrack is on the right. The first entrance is for grandstand parking. The second entrance is for tier parking and campground access. The pit entrance is the next right on Crye Road. For more information, visit www.SmokyMountainSpeedway.com or call (865) 856-8989.Smoky Mountain Speedway appreciates everyone’s support for the final event of 2018.