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Hall of Fame Night Features won by Eckhoff, Hansen, Ableson, Johnson and Boston

Posted 16 Jun 2013 in Headlines

There were several special guests Saturday night at Eagle Raceway for Hall of Fame Night, sponsored by Bud Light. However, none of them were as welcome as the one that has been absent from the high banks; racing weather. After 3 consecutive rain-outs, the regular season resumed in front of a large crowd and eventually, sunny skies. The only incident in the preliminary action was when the #9 sprinter of Frank Sheridan suffered a fuel leak in the cockpit which caught fire. Sheridan steered his car into the infield and exited it quickly as the Fire & Rescue team extinguished the flames. Sheridan was taken to the hospital but release with burns on his right hand and both heels....


Posted 14 Jun 2013 in Headlines
2 buck tuesdays

SCHEDULE PLANS FOR THE REST OF 2013 SEASON If a weekly Saturday night race is cancelled due to weather, Eagle Raceway will re-schedule that event for the following Tuesday night with races starting at 7:15pm.  The first re-scheduled Tuesday will consist of the Budweiser IMCA Sprints, Kaplan IMCA Modifieds and the Valentino’s IMCA Hobby Stocks. If we need to re-schedule a second time, we will run the Budweiser IMCA Sprints, NAPA IMCA Sport Modifieds and the Sam’s Club IMCA Sport Compacts.  These re-scheduled dates will be sanctioned with IMCA National, Regional and Track points. These Tuesday re-scheduled dates will be promoted as our “2 Buck Tuesdays!” with $2 off front gate admission, $2 Tall Boys, $2 Food Specials, etc. ...

Bud Light presents Hall of Fame Night -Father’s Day Tribute! -Sat, Jun 15th

Posted 09 Jun 2013 in Headlines

Bud Light presents Hall of Fame Night!  -Father’s Day Tribute  – Saturday, June 15th, 2013 50 Years of Slingin’ Dirt Continues 2013… Bud Light presents Hall of Fame Night!  -Father’s Day Tribute!  -Motorcycle Safety Awareness Night  -7-up Sampling in the Courtyard  -Hall of Fame Display in Courtyard  -Active Life Chiropractic will be on site  -Jolly Bean Clown for the Kids 5:30-7:30pm  Bud Light Happy Hour 6-7pm  -Hoop-dad-la Intermission Challenge  -50/50 proceeds go to Folds of Honor -Featuring Budweiser IMCA Sprints, Kaplan University IMCA Modifieds, NAPA IMCA Sport Modifieds, Valentino’s IMCA Hobby Stocks and Sam’s Club IMCA Sport Compacts. Front Gates open at 5:30pm, Hot Laps at 5:30pm and Racing at 6:30pm. Front Gate Admission: Adults(13+) $10, Youth(6-12) $5 and Child(5...

June 8th race is cancelled

Posted 08 Jun 2013 in Headlines

June 8th Race is Cancelled due to weather conditions

Driver of the Week! -Shayle Bade

Posted 03 Jun 2013 in Headlines
Shayle Bade4

Driver of the Week! Name: Shayle Bade Age: 20 City and State of Residence: Lincoln, NE Car#:03 Years In Racing:13 Crew Members:Butch Bade, Mike Dreier, Shane Alley, Michelle Bade, Chantel Bade, Mariah Bade Rick Bogenrief, Dick Shiveley, Chris Helget, Steve Shiveley, Sponsors: MDR Racing & Customs, American Drywall, Revised Graphics, Thanks to our Army National Guard! Family: Butch Bade- Father Michelle Bade- Mother Alex Bade- Sister Mariah Bade- Sister Chantel Bade- Sister Job Info: I’m a body mechanic at MDR Racing & Customs. We do restoration and custom fabrication. Bio: I have been racing some kind of car since i was 8. I started in go-kars at Nebraska City Raceway. After a year racing local we started to compeat...

Pepsi & Hormel present Student Break Out & Driver Appreciation -Jun 8th

Posted 01 Jun 2013 in Headlines

Pepsi & Hormel presents Student Break Out & Driver Appreciation Night!  – Saturday, June 8th, 2013 50 Years of Slingin’ Dirt Continues 2013… Pepsi & Hormel presents Student Break Out along with Nebraska Lottery & Budweiser’s Driver Appreciation Night!  School’s Out for the Summer!   -Driver Appreciation is rescheduled from May 25th…Pits are open to the public from 3:30-5pm for driver autographs along with entertainment by Hell Toupee  -Drivers…don’t forget your Hero Cards!   -Hell Toupee will be playing before and after the races in the pits!  -Happy D Klown 5:30-7:30pm in the courtyard    -“Orange Dead” Happy Hour 6-7pm…a Venom Bite you won’t forget along with Budweiser. -Featuring Budweiser IMCA Sprints, Kaplan University IMCA Modifieds, NAPA IMCA Sport Modifieds, Valentino’s IMCA...

Eagle Nationals Cancelled

Posted 31 May 2013 in Headlines

Eagle Nationals that was scheduled for 6/1/13 has been cancelled. Due to the large amounts of rain that Eagle has seen, the infield is extremely flooded.

Miss NE Cup 2013 Entry/Rules Information

Posted 26 May 2013 in Headlines
Miss NeCup Logo

5th Annual Miss Nebraska Cup Contest Rules Once again this year Eagle Raceway is sending out a casting call to all ladies for the Miss Nebraska Cup contest. As a Miss Nebraska Cup contestant you will represent yourself as well as Eagle Raceway and the Nebraska Cup at many different racing venues and promotional events. A maximum of twelve (12) women will be selected as finalists from all of the applicants submitted, with the final competition being held at the Nebraska Cup race at Eagle Raceway on Sunday, September 8th, 2013. This is a well-known race, which attracts over a hundred racecar teams and thousands of fans to Eagle Raceway yearly. Miss Nebraska Cup will be crowned during intermission...

Basket & Bottle Festival Cancelled

Posted 26 May 2013 in Headlines
Rained out umbrella pic

The Full Throttle Basket & Bottle Wine Festival for May 26th has been cancelled.  The Nebraska Balloon Club pilots have determined that they will not be able to fly the balloons this evening due to weather forecasted.  If you purchased advanced tickets, you can use them towards our June 15th Hall of Fame Event if you choose to.

CANCELLED -Full Throttle Basket & Bottle Wine Festival* -Sun. May 26th, 2013 -CANCELLED

Posted 25 May 2013 in Headlines
Balloon Wine Fest

Eagle Raceway & Lincoln Advertising Federation presents Full Throttle Basket & Bottle Wine Festival!  -SUNDAY, May 26th, 2013 –We welcome the Nebraska Balloon Club for participating in this first time ever event taking place at Eagle Raceway on SUNDAY night, May 26th from 6:00 to 10:00 pm.  Weather permitting…there will be a Hot Air Balloon Exposition…Launch and Glow times will be determined by the weather.   Also featuring Wine Tasting with a variety of quality products including Wine samples from participating winery’s.   Beer samples include…Thunderhead, Tallgrass, Lucky Bucket, Boulevard, Nebraska Brewing, New Belgium, Schilling Bridge, Empyrean’s Chaco Canyon, Watch Man & Super Nova, Duggan’s Wheat, Blue Blood Brewing Company, Shock Top and more.   -Enjoy Live Music by the The Honeyboy...

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