By Edward Anschutz
After sitting vacant last summer the Sturgeon Bay racetrack is ready to fire the engines and drop the green flag on its 2017 season. Opening night is set for Sunday May 21with a start time of 2pm. Draw cutoff is 1:30pm gates open at 11:30am. Draw Redraw format will set the lineups for the first night.
Stock Cars, Sport Mods, Street Stocks and the new Baby Bombers will be in action. The Enduro Class has been renamed to the Baby Bombers. The night will be brought to you by NAPA Auto Parts of Door County with a live broadcast by WBDK. Dan and Mary Lewis will be on hand for all your photo needs.
Admission to the Grandstands: $10 for Adults. Ages 12 and under are FREE. To honor those who have or are currently fighting for our country, we’re offering retired or active service members FREE grandstand admission with military I.D. as a small token of our appreciation.
Pit Admission: $25 for Adults. Ages 12 and under is $15 with guardian.
Our 2017 schedule is as follows:
*Sunday May 21 Opener 2pm start
*Sunday June 11
*Saturday June 24
*Sunday July 9
*Friday July 14
*Friday July 21
*Thursday August 3 Door County Fair start time TBA
*Saturday September 2 Championship Night
Sunday Races: Gates open at 11:30am with racing at 2pm
Saturday Races: Gates open at 3:30pm with racing at 6pm
Friday Races: Gates open at 4:30pm with racing at 7pm
The Hill Raceway is located at John Miles Park in Sturgeon Bay, WI. GPS address 812 N. 14th Avenue. To stay up to date on current events please head over to Facebook and give The Hill Raceway page a “LIKE”.