Caguas, Puerto Rico (Monday, May 20, 2013). This coming weekend of May 25th and 26th will be the dates that Arcángel, Plan B, Rkm & Ken-y, Zion & Lennox, Natti Natasha and the acclaimed King, Don Omar, will show at the Motorplex track, in Texas. The innovative concept, that combines car racing acceleration with music and entertainment, is the second Dragmania made this year 2013. Texas will feel the fire of Puerto Rican invasion both at the races as in the artistic performances.
In his role as a fast driver, Don Omar will participate with his new automobile “Mr. President”, who will try to break his own world record of more than 204 miles. The multi-awarded artist will challenge all participants in his category Pro-Imports . The hosts Don Omar and Raphy Pina invite you to enjoy a familiar concept and of a lot of entertainment. The competitors may enter to win more than $25,000 in awards.
It will also highlight the steel monster races of more than 200 miles per hour, the exhibition of luxury cars in addition to a lot of music to the rhythm of La Formula de Pina Records and of Don Omar
Event: Drag Mania Music Fest
Event Address: Texas Motorplex, 7500 US 287, Ennis, Texas
Event Dates: Saturday May 25 and Sunday May 26, 2013
Media Accreditations: Texas Motorplex (972) 878-2641
Friday, May 24, 2013
6PM – 10PM Test & Tune ($15 to race, $10 to watch)
9AM Gates Open Racer and Spectator
10AM Tech Inspection, Racer and Car Show Registration
1PM 1st Heads-up Qualifying round Outlaw VS Extreme, Top Street, All Motor
2PM Bracket Time Trials
3:30PM 2nd Heads-up Qualifying round Outlaw VS Extreme, Top Street, All Motor
4PM Bracket Time Trials
6PM Final Heads-up Qualifying round All Motor, Top Street, Outlaw VS Extreme
6:30PM Concert by Plan B
8PM Track Closes
9AM Gates Open Spectator
11AM 1st Round Eliminations Outlaw VS Extreme, Top Street, All Motor
1PM 2nd Round Eliminations Outlaw VS Extreme, Top Street, All Motor
1:30PM Car Show Judging Starts
3PM 3rd Round Eliminations Outlaw VS Extreme, Top Street, All Motor
4PM Wet T-Shirt Contest on stage
5PM Final Round Eliminations All Motor, Top Street, Outlaw VS. Extreme
6:30PM Award Ceremony Racing and Car Show
7PM Dragmania Concert by Don Omar, Arcángel, Rkm & Ken-y, Zion & Lennox, Natti Natasha, Lobo
9PM Track Closes
AVOID GOING THROUGH ENNIS FOR DON OMAR DRAGMANIA EVENT
Road Closures Due to Tornado Damage and Polka Festival Activities
ENNIS, Texas (May 22, 2013) – Fans and racers coming to Texas Motorplex this weekend for Fast Friday and the Don Omar DragMania race and concert should do everything possible to avoid going through downtown Ennis.
Traffic will be unusually heavy this weekend due to road closures because of tornado damage as well as street closures and traffic for the Polka Festival.
All racers, fans and concert goers are asked to find an alternate route to the Motorplex.
Call (972) 878-2641 for more information or type in the track address on any GPS system for assistance:
7500 W. Highway 287
Ennis, TX 75119
Gates open at 6 p.m. for Fast Friday racing. Racers pay just $15 for tech cards that gives them full access to the famous concrete quarter-mile from 7 p.m. until Midnight.
Saturday’s racing starts at 1 p.m. and finishes just before Plan B takes the stage to perform for the first time at Texas Motorplex.
Lawn chairs and blankets are allowed this weekend, but coolers and glass bottles will not be permitted inside the facility.
Sunday’s racing action starts at 11 a.m. with the first round of eliminations and car show judging. The awards ceremony and car show awards will take place at 6:30 p.m. and the DragMania concert featuring Don Omar, Natti Natasha, Zion & Lennox, RAKIM & KEN Y, and LOBO starts at 7 p.m.
Texas Motorplex was the first all-concrete stadium-style drag racing facility ever constructed. Built in 1986, Texas Motorplex has been the place of many drag racing milestones and world record performances. The Billy Meyer-owned facility hosts a number of racing and car show events between March and November each year and also features the Champion’s Club – an 11,000 square-foot facility – that serves fully catered events throughout the year.
Don Omar DragMania Music Festival Schedule and Ticketing Information
For the first time ever, Don Omar is bringing his drag race and concert festival to North Texas. DragMania takes over Texas Motorplex Memorial Weekend. The weekend kicks off with a Fast Friday event open to all racers and street legal drivers. Gates open at 6 p.m., racing from 7 p.m. until Midnight. DragMania heats up on Saturday, May 25 with racing from 1-6 p.m. Final eliminations begin on Sunday, May 26 followed by car show judging and assorted fan contests before the award show starts at 6:30 p.m. and concert at 7 p.m. featuring multi-Latin Billboard winning artist, Don Omar!
Go HERE for tickets for Don Omar’s DragMania. Tickets are available in single day or weekend passes.
May 25th, 2013
9:00 Gates Open Racer and Spectator
10:00 Tech Inspection, Racer and Car Show Registration
1:00 1st Heads-up Qualifying round Outlaw VS Extreme, Top Street, All Motor
2:00 Bracket Time Trials
3:30 2nd Heads-up Qualifying round Outlaw VS Extreme, Top Street, All Motor
4:00 Bracket Time Trials
6:00 Final Heads-up Qualifying round All Motor, Top Street, Outlaw VS Extreme
8:00 Secure Track
May 26th, 2013
9:00 Gates Open Spectator
11:00 1st Round Eliminations Outlaw VS Extreme, Top Street, All Motor
1:00 2nd Round Eliminations Outlaw VS Extreme, Top Street, All Motor
1:30 Car Show Judging Starts
3:00 3rd Round Eliminations Outlaw VS Extreme, Top Street, All Motor
4:00 Wet T-Shirt Contest on stage
5:00 Final Round Eliminations All Motor, Top Street, Outlaw VS. Extreme
6:30 Award Ceremony Racing and Car Show
7:00 Dragmania Concert
Don Omar performance (60 mins) and also features Natti Natasha
Pina Records performance is also 60 mins and include the following artist: Plan B, Zion & Lennox, RAKIM & KEN Y, LOBO
More info: Go to http://Dragmaniamusicfest.com for information on past events, ticket pricing and how to register cars.
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