Erie, Pa (May 20, 2015) – Lake Erie Speedway officials prepare to open the gates for the 2015 Season with a “Special Event Only” format in place of the traditional weekly short track racing.
The 2015 Season begins on Saturday, May 30, 2015 with Crash-A-Rama, “The Wildest Show On Wheels”, featuring a Tee'd Off Jet Powered Golf Cart and the Jet Powered Smart Car plus School Bus Figure 8's, Enduro, Flagpole Race, Camper/Trailer Race, and much more! Crash-A-Rama will also return to Lake Erie Speedway for a second show on Saturday, August 8, 2015.
Monster Jam featuring Grave Digger will feature seven (7) monster trucks for the first time in Lake Erie Speedway history, which is sure to thrill the fans on Friday, June 19th and Saturday, June 20th. Monster Jam has always been a fan favorite, and fans will be treated with an appearance by 2015 Freestyle Champion Mike Vaters II in Overkill Evolution at Lake Erie Speedway for the two day event.
The rest of the 2015 Schedule includes the Mid Summer Wine Festival on Saturday, July 11th, a Drifting Event /Car Cruise on Saturday, July 25th, a Bike Night on Saturday, August 22nd, and the Insane Inflatable 5k Run on Saturday, September 26th. Lake Erie Speedway management is aggressively pursuing additional events, which will be announced as scheduled.
AJ Moore, Lake Erie Speedway’s Operations Manager, stated, “Lake Erie Speedway will continue to entertain the fans in the tri state area with some new events in addition to some recurring events that will thrill people of all ages.”
2015 Season Schedule*
Saturday, May 30th- Crash-A-Rama featuring School Bus Figure 8 Racing**
Friday, June 19th- Monster Jam featuring Grave Digger
Saturday, June 20th- Monster Jam featuring Grave Digger
Saturday, July 11th- Mid Summer Wine Festival
Saturday, July 25th- Drifting Event/Car Cruise
Saturday, August 8th- Crash-A-Rama featuring School Bus Figure 8 Racing**
Saturday, August 22nd- Bike Night
Saturday, September 26th- Insane Inflatable 5k Run
* Dates/Events listed are subject to change
** Crash-A-Rama and Monster Jam are “Rain or Shine” events