Bear Ridge Speedway schedule set for our 53rd season of racing
Bear Ridge Speedway is ready to kick off its 53rd year of racing with an action-packed schedule that will surely put the fans on the edge of their seats each and every week.
The first glimpse and meet and greet will be the shows in the Upper Valley where some of the cars and stars will be in the month of April. First up will be at Newport Chevrolet in Newport NH. The sponsor of our double header weekend September 25th and 26th. We are scheduled to be on location in Newport on Saturday April 18th. Then we will be moving to the Upper Valley to the Fire Side Inn on the strip for our regular annual show. More information for all our shows to follow.
Saturday May 2nd the gates will swing open for our 53rd consecutive season of racing. The festivities will start in downtown Bradford for our annual Bradford car show 10:00 to 1:00 at the Bradford Fair Grounds. Fans will be able to judge on the sleek machines to determine the best three in each division. From there you can head up the hill to watch practice from 2:00-4:00 and then the track will start its regular programing for the night’s activities. Opening night once again is sponsored FMS NAPA Auto Parts of Bradford VT.
Week two of the season the Ridge will be hosting the first of a four race DIRTcar Sportsman Modifieds Eastern Division series event, plus a full are of racing and visiting WYKR Sprint Cars of New England. The third week of May will be our annual Vermont Food Bank Benefit night with a full card of racing sponsored by Dad’s 4 By Tool & Supply. 0Our Bear Ridge Speedway Memorial Day remembrance of lost friends will be hosted by a new sponsor joining our line up for the 2020 season 95.3 107.1 The Wolf, rounding out the month of May will be our first Mike Estrada 4/6 Cylinder Enduro plus a full card of racing sponsored by Woodsville Guaranty Savings Bank.
Remember in today’s society we could all use a little more family entertainment, and the Ridge is your best place to be for just that. The admission price is more than reasonable; the show top-notch, the food superior, and the family friendly atmosphere is just what you are looking for.
Everyone is anxious to see the 2020 season, the Ridge’s 53rd consecutive to kick into gear on May 2nd, you will be able to hear April May and Butch as they join Stephen John for all the highlights of Bear Ridge Speedway from the week before and what is coming up every Friday morning from 6:30 to 7:00 on WYKR.
Season passes application forms are available online at our website. This year you can get just a front gate general admission pass or a combo pass for both the front and the pit gate (BRS license required for combo pass.) Check out our new and improved website for all the details.
2020 driver and crew membership applications are now available on the website. Be sure to get yours sent in early to beat the lines on opening day. To be eligible for the Bear Ridge Speedway points fund, and recognized at the annual awards banquet, drivers must hold a 2020 Bear Ridge Speedway or DIRTcar license, compete in the required number of events and run on track designated tires as indicated in the rule book.
The price of a regular show general admission (front gate) ticket for adults (ages 17 to 61) is $10.00 a person and children 11 and under $2.00. Teens 12 to 16 and seniors 62 and older is $8.00. Military Discounts are available at $2.00 off for those with a valid ID. The back gate (pit gate) ticket price for Bear Ridge Speedway and DIRTcar 2019 license holders is $25.00. Non-license holders are $30.00 (both prices are in addition to the front gate ticket.)
The 2020 kid’s club membership is only $12.00 (one time fee) per child, infant to 11 years old, ($10.00 with front gate ticket stub), and once you are a member you get in free the rest of the season!
Bear Ridge Speedway is as an alcohol-free family friendly entertainment spot, with our goal to make each experience at the Ridge better than the last. We continue to offer the best source of good inexpensive high-quality entertainment for families.
Visa and MasterCard are accepted. Racing begins at the famous “6:00-ish” start time every Saturday starting in May thru September.
Bear Ridge Speedway is located on Kidder Road in Bradford, VT, just off Exit 16 on Interstate 91. For more information, call (802) 222-4052 or visit www.bearridgespeedway.com. Questions can be sent to email@example.com Visa and Master card accepted