FAN FEST RETURNS TO DOWNTOWN ENNIS TO CELEBRATE 30th ANNIVERSARY AAA TEXAS NHRA FALL NATIONALS
WHAT: The City of Ennis and Texas Motorplex are partnering up for another family-friendly PreStage Fan Fest in Downtown Ennis in advance of the 30th Anniversary AAA Texas NHRA Fall Nationals.
The PreStage Fan Fest will be Wednesday, Oct. 14 between 5-9 p.m. in Downtown Ennis. Streets will be blocked off for fans to wander between NHRA pro and sportsman cars, food trucks, music and more. Professional racers will be available for autographs at the Brookshire’s Autograph Session.
The 30th Anniversary AAA Texas NHRA Fall Nationals will feature some of the biggest names in racing, including John Force, Fort Worth native Spencer Massey, Brittany Force, Austin resident Tony Schumacher and many more stars of the quickest and fastest motorsport. The event is the fourth of six playoff events in the NHRA’s Countdown to 1 championship playoff system. The championship playoff event will be held Oct. 15-18, 2015 as this historic event moves back into October and closer to the season finale.
WHERE: Downtown Ennis in the McKinney and Knox area. Streets will be blocked off just off Main Street/Ennis Avenue.
WHEN: Oct. 14, 2015
TIME: 5-9 p.m.
RACE SCHEDULE: Thursday, Oct. 15: sportsman qualifying runs between 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Friday, Oct. 16: sportsman qualifying starting at 8:30 a.m. and professional qualifying at 2:45 and 5:45 p.m. with the second round of NITRO under the LIGHTS; Saturday, Oct. 17: sportsman eliminations starting at 8 a.m. and final professional qualifying at 12:45 p.m. and 3:45 p.m.; Gates open at 8 a.m. on Sunday, Oct. 18, with pre-race ceremonies at 10 a.m. and final professional eliminations at 11 a.m.
RACE TICKETS: Tickets and merchandise are available 24 hours a day at www.texasmotorplex.com . Adult tickets range from $10-$380. Youth tickets (12 years old and under) range from $5-$33. Call (800) MOTORPLEX for more information.
CONTACT: Texas Motorplex: (972) 878-2641, (800) MOTORPLEX or www.texasmotorplex.com
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