Date(s) - May 5, 2017 - May 6, 2017
BE THERE! BE THERE! BE THERE!!!
Mark your calendars!!
WHO: All drag racers, fans and gearheads – young and old
WHAT: The 2017 Tucson Dragway Reunion!
WHEN: Friday May 5th and Saturday May 6th
WHERE: Again held at Tucson Dragway (formerly Southwestern Intl Raceway)
WHY: For the sheer joy of it.
Join us as we celebrate the history of our sport
We promise you the same fantastic laid back event that we have become known for. A chance for those who were there to relive the wonders of the bygone era and for those who never got be there to experience some of the glory. There will be legendary drivers on hand and the chance to get up close and personal with historic fire breathing monsters as they make that thunder for which they are so rightly famous.
Plans for the event include the return of all of your reunion favorites. Grudge racing for pre-84 cars, car display area for pre 84 cars, customs, street rods and race cars, and Nitro cackles and push starts non stop! New this year will be an inaugural Nostalgia race running Heritage series rules. The Arizona Hall of Fame inductions and a fun vendor area will be on hand along with many displays featuring historical dragsters, gassers, funny cars and more. Saturday evening will once again feature a show under the lights.
There will be much more info posted here as we get closer to the date. Specific show related news, times and the rest will be here as we gather them. So mark your calendars and keep an eye out and….
GET READY…CAUSE HERE WE COME!!!!!!
2017 event GRAND MARSHALL: Steve Gibbs
Gates: Fri Racers 8AM Spectators 4 PM
Sat 7AM all
Admission: $10 per day or $15 for two day ticket
Tech Card: $30 per day or $50 for two days
Spectator motorhome: $25 (plus admission)
Thursday night party: 3pm start
Thursday night before the Friday start of the Tucson Dragway Reunion we will have a big open house/ reunion kickoff party at the Climax/Speed Sport Race Car Shop. FOOD! CARS!! NOISE!! STEVE GIBBS!! 🙂
Party starts at 3pm…BBQ served at 6pm. At dusk we will have a mini cackle starting with the installation of Steve Gibbs as the Grand Marshall of the event and he shall make “first noise” by doing the kickoff of the event cackle!
When: Thursday May 4th 2017 3pm – ?
Where: Climax/Speed Sport Shop 5401 S Canada Place Tucson AZ