BRIGHTON, Ont. – Brighton Speedway is set to kick off its 2014 racing season this Saturday, May 3 with the Monster Energy and Kellogg’s season opener. The first green flag is scheduled for 7:00pm.
The finishing touches have been put on speedway preparations, and Brighton is ready for another season of horsepower on the 1/3-mile clay oval.
Four divisions will be on tap to kick off a new season, including the Vanderlaan Building Supplies Pro Late Models, OilGARD Canadian Modifieds, Brighton Automotive Pro Stocks and Bill’s Johns Comp 4s.
The first green flag of the season is scheduled to fly later in the day at 7:00pm. Spectator admission is just $2 with the donation of a non-perishable food item to the Brighton Fare Share Food Bank at the track. The grandstand ticket booth will open at 5:30pm.
Parade of Champions Saturday at 3pm: The Brighton Speedway 2014 Parade of Champions will take place Saturday, May 3 in downtown Brighton. The event begins at 3:00pm and will benefit the Brighton Fare Share Food Bank. See all the cars and stars of Brighton Speedway before the first green flag of the season!
Fans are asked to bring a non-perishable food item to the parade. The food bank is in particular need of hot cereal, cold cereal, jam, juice, chunky soup, dry soup, canned fruit, canned meats, rice, instant coffee, tea, and personal products. Cash Donations will also be accepted. Fans can drop off early donations at Vanderlaan Building Supplies, McDougall Insurance and Financial, and Brighton Cramahe Chamber Office.
From: Brighton Speedway