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Colby Ridge presents Dare to be Aware! Kid’s Bike Races! -July 30th

Posted 26 Jul 2011 in Headlines
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Colby Ridge & Red Cross presents Dare to be Aware! –July 30th, 2011 -Colby Ridge & Red Cross presents  Dare to be Aware! -Susan G. Komen Cancer Awareness, American Red Cross & St. Elizabeth Cancer Institute with their derma scan and free sun screen in the courtyard 5:30-6:30pm    -Kid’s Bike Races during intermission…Kid’s, bring your bike for the bike races…top 3 in each age group will receive a trophy!      -Be aware of Happy Hour 6-7pm featuring our Pink Ribbon Drink -Face Painting from 5:30-7:30pm   –Don’t miss the daring action at Eagle Raceway…America’s Home Track! (See below for Blood Drive info) -Featuring Budweiser Sprints, RevHoney IMCA Modifieds, NAPA IMCA Sport Modifieds, Valentino’s IMCA Hobby Stocks and Exhaust Pro’s Sport Compacts...

Kids Night wins taken by Berghahn Jr., Richards, Borgman, Kinnersley and Snyder

Posted 24 Jul 2011 in Headlines

By Greg Soukup Cloudy skies with a threat of rain turned to sunny, hot and humid conditions as a very good crowd came through the front gates of Eagle Raceway Saturday night for Kids Night presented by Olston’s Auto Recyclers and the annual Bike Giveaway. Face painting for the kids, and Happy D Klown made for a great time for all of the youngsters in attendance. Everyone was treated to fantastic racing on a fantastic surface. At intermission 304 young fans received brand new bicycles donated by fans, race teams, drivers and other sponsors. Winners were chosen by drawing straws as they entered the facility, but all children received a prize. There were plenty of other prizes for all...

Olston’s Auto Recyclers presents Kid’s Night! Bike Giveaway! -July 23rd, 2011

Posted 20 Jul 2011 in Headlines
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Olston’s Auto Recyclers presents Kid’s Night! Bike Giveaway! –July 23rd, 2011 -Olston’s Auto Recyclers presents  Kid’s  Night! Bike Giveaway! -Huge Bike Giveaway during intermission…over 300 bikes will be given out! All other kids will receive a prize!   –Happy D Klown from 5-8pm    -Happy Hour 6-7pm -Face Painting from 5-7pm   -Louisville Dance Team performing  –Don’t miss the action at Eagle Raceway…America’s Home Track! -Featuring Budweiser Sprints, RevHoney IMCA Modifieds, NAPA IMCA Sport Modifieds, Valentino’s IMCA Hobby Stocks and Exhaust Pro’s Sport Compacts Front Gates open at 5pm, Hot Laps at 5:30pm and Racing at 6:30pm. Front Gate Admission: Adults(13+) $10, Youth(6-12) Free, Children(5 & under) Free. Pit Gates open at 4pm. Pit Pass $20.  Late registration fee =$25. See Driver...

Fire Prevention Night sees Sanford, Macku, Saathoff, Knoell & Grossenbacher take home victories

Posted 17 Jul 2011 in Headlines

By Greg Soukup The scorching temperatures and an excessive heat warning didn’t keep the large crowd away from Fire Prevention Night sponsored by General Fire & Safety and Jeremiah Weed Saturday evening at Eagle Raceway. Those who braved the sun and heat were treated to a great series of races put on by dedicated racers who also braved the same conditions. All preliminary events were run without serious incidents. Joey Danley’s 14 and the 5 of Marty Steinbach spun to the infield on the initial start of the NAPA IMCA Sport Modified A Feature, causing a complete restart. Roger Harpster’s 88, the 33D of Kyle Driskell, Shelly Andersen in the 5V and Denny Berghahn Jr.’s 6 were the top...

Fire Prevention Night presented by General Fire & Jeremiah Weed -July 16th

Posted 13 Jul 2011 in Headlines
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General Fire & Jeremiah Weed presents Fire Prevention Night! -Volunteer Fire & Rescue Tribute –July 16th, 2011 -General Fire & Jeremiah Weed presents  Fire Prevention Night! -Volunteer Fire & Rescue Tribute! Free Front Gate Admission for Fire & Rescue in Uniform or with Current Fire/Rescue Photo I.D. –Fire and Safety Awareness from 5:30-6:30pm in courtyard   -Volunteer Fire & Rescue Tribute following National Anthem   -Happy Hour 6-7pm…calm the fire with an ice cold Jeremiah Weed and Lemonade     -Jeremy Weed Girls from 6-9pm (Girls will give out free Jeremiah Weed with Lemonade samples 7-8pm) -Lasso Challenge during intermission -Face Painting from 5:30-7:30pm   –Don’t miss the wild action at Eagle Raceway…America’s Home Track! -Featuring Budweiser Sprints, RevHoney IMCA Modifieds, NAPA IMCA Sport...

Hutchison, Fegley, Saathoff, Kinnersley and Boston in Victory Lane at Christmas in July

Posted 10 Jul 2011 in Headlines

By Greg Soukup Sunny, warm and humid was the weather that greeted a large crowd as they celebrated Christmas in July under at Eagle Raceway Saturday. Several divisions of the Armed Forces were in attendance to assist in collecting donations for the Toys for Tots campaign. The preliminary events went with no major occurrences. The NAPA IMCA Sport Modifieds were the first Main Event on the evening, and Cory Hutchison was the first back to the flag stand in his 96C. Close behind were Don Rinke’s 2R, the3T of Nate Thompson and Kevin Anderson in the 22K. Anderson vaulted past both Thompson and Rinke on lap 2 to take the 2nd spot. Rinke got past Anderson the next lap,...

Christmas in July! -July 9th

Posted 05 Jul 2011 in Headlines

Eagle Raceway presents Christmas in July! Toys for Tots Toy Drive –July 9th, 2011 -Eagle Raceway presents  Christmas in July! Donate a NEW Toy to “Toys for Tots” and receive $5 off adult front gate admission (drop your toy off with the Marines out front of the ticket booth and receive a voucher ticket to use at the front ticket booth for your discount)    -Get Chilled with our Festive Happy Hour 6-7pm…last week was hard, but tonight will be harder…that is Mike’s Harder Cranberry or Black Cherry with a hint of Holiday Spirit! -Face Painting from 5:30-7:30pm   -In the Courtyard from 5:30-6:30pm: -Kids…Deck the Tree! Decorate ornaments for the Christmas Tree …don’t forget to grab a “sweet treat”...

Crash Bash Night wins go to Anderson, Macku, Wulf, Moyer & Dover

Posted 03 Jul 2011 in Headlines

By Greg Soukup Given a reprieve by Mother Nature this week with no rain on Friday evening, Eagle Raceway’s crack track prep crew gave the racers what may have been the best racing surface of the year and the fans were treated to fantastic competition throughout Crash Bash Night presented by Colby Ridge and the Nebraska Lottery. Although there were brief moments of rain during the program the heats and features were completed without major incidents. The beginning of the NAPA IMCA Sport Modified A Feature was called back when Shelly Andersen’s 5V and the 5B of Matt Boucher spun in turn 2. Andersen again spun on the second attempt at a start when she looped her racer in...

Freedom Fest wins go to Steinbach, Fegley, Saathoff, Haller and Dover

Posted 02 Jul 2011 in Headlines

By Greg Soukup For the second week in a row, rain fell Friday night to try and dampen the racing at Eagle Raceway. But, the track prep crew worked long and hard and racing went on at Freedom Fest presented by Jack Daniels Saturday evening. In the end, the weather benefited the festivities as several visitors stopped by “America’s Home Track” after their usual tracks were rained out. All preliminary events were run without serious incidents. The NAPA IMCA Sport Modified feature’s first lap saw a pair of 5’s out front as Shelly Andersen’s 5V led with the 5 of Marty Steinbach second, Joe Schidler’s K00 third and the 14 of Joey Danley in fourth. Danley took third on...

CRASH BASH – Demo Derby July 2nd presented by Colby Ridge and NE Lottery

Posted 20 Jun 2011 in Headlines
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Destruction will be evident after the races on July 2nd when the areas best demo drivers take to Eagle Raceway’s front stretch! This will be the first demo in Eagle’s recent history. Rules will be D.D.O.T. viewable at NEfigure8N.com (no Imperials or suicide door cars) Purse for the Demo Derby- 1st- $1000, 2nd- $400, 3rd- $200, 4th- $100, 5th- $90, 6th- $80, 7th- $70, 8th- $60 There will not be a participant entry fee. Call 402-238-2595 if you would like to pre-enter for the demo derby Colby Ridge & Nebraska Lottery presents Crash Bash! Featuring Demolition Derby! –July 2nd, 2011 -Colby Ridge presents  Crash Bash! Demolition Derby! Dress up in your favorite 50’s attire for Nebraska Lottery’s “Go Greased...

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