WHEATLAND, Mo.—Deadline to reserve tickets for the annual Lucas Oil Speedway Championship Banquet at The Lodge at Old Kinderhook in Camdenton is quickly approaching.
The top 10 in each of the Budweiser Weekly Championship Series divisions will be honored during the Nov. 5 banquet. Champions for 2016 included Jeff Cutshaw (Pitts Homes USRA Modified) and J.C. Morton (Out-Pace USRA B Mods).
Doors will open at 5:30 p.m. with a social hour from 6-7 followed by the dinner and awards program. A cash bar will be available.
"This is always a fun event for drivers, crew members and fans as we get together to celebrate a tremendous season," Lucas Oil Speedway General Manager Dan Robinson said. "The deadline to reserve tickets will be upon us before we know it, so we want to make sure to get the word out so everyone who would like to attend is able to."
Tickets are $40 and can be reserved by calling the Lucas Oil Speedway Office at (417) 282-5984 or by emailing Nichole McMillan at nichole@LucasOilSpeedway.com. Tables of 10 are also available for $400.
Please RSVP and order tickets no later than Oct. 28. Banquet tickets will not be available for purchase after that date and tickets will not be available at the door.
All tickets must be paid for in advance. Cash, checks, or credit cards are acceptable methods of payment.
Drivers must attend the awards banquet to receive their awards, including cash and contingencies.
Group guest room rates at The Lodge at Old Kinderhook, including a standard room with king bed or double queen is available for $119 based on availability.
For room reservations, call toll-free 888-346-4949 and mention "Lucas Oil Speedway Banquet." For more info on The Lodge at Old Kinderhook, visit www.OldKinderhook.com.
Here's a look at the Top 10 in points in the four divisions from the 2016 season:
PITTS HOMES USRA MODIFIEDS
1. Jeff Cutshaw, Bolivar
2. Jason Pursley, Hermitage
3. Mike Striegel, Wheatland
4. Chase Domer, Nevada
5. Aaron Marrant, Richmond
6. Dylan Hoover, Vandalia
7. Lucas Dobbs, El Dorado Springs
8. Daniel Wosoba, El Dorado Springs
9. Jon Sheets, Nevada
10. Terry Schultz, Sedalia
OUT-PACE USRA B-MODS
1. J.C. Morton, Springfield
2. Tyler Brown, Richland
3. Kaeden Cornell, Willard
4. Shawn Strong, Billings
5. Jim Cihy, Warsaw
6. Robert Heydenreich, Bolivar
7. Kris Jackson, Lebanon
8. Donald Jackson, Lebanon
9. Andy Bryant, Fort Scott, Kan.
10. Rusty Rickard, Shell Knob
The final event of the 2016 season at Lucas Oil Speedway is set for Saturday with the Monster Truck Nationals "Spooktacular." Gates open at 5 p.m. with a Pit Party and trick-or-treating. Advance tickets are on sale at O'Reilly Auto Parts locations.
Lucas Oil Speedway is located at Highways 83 and 54 in Wheatland, Missouri. A campground with shower and bathroom facilities is also available. With it's entrance located just outside the pit gate this sprawling scenic camping facility will continue to enhance the racing experience at the Diamond of Dirt Tracks.
Click www.LucasOilSpeedway.com for more information and detailed directions to the speedway or call the Track Hotline at (417) 282-5984. In addition, fans can get social with Lucas Oil Speedway by following @LucasSpeedway on Twitter, clicking "Like" at www.facebook.com/LucasOilSpeedway and on www.youtube.com/LucasOilSpeedway.