FREE Fan Pit Pass Upgrades Available for Weedsport’s Empire State Challenge through May 15

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FREE Fan Pit Pass Upgrades Available for Weedsport’s Empire State Challenge through May 15

Story By: Dan Kapuscinski/Weedsport Speedway

Photos By: Matt Clemons/

WEEDSPORT, NY (May 14, 2019) – Free Fan Pit Pass upgrades are available for Weedsport Speedway’s A-Verdi Storage Containers Empire State Challenge, featuring the World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series, through Wednesday, May 15.

Fans purchasing a reserved seat for Sunday’s event by May 15 are eligible to visit the Fan Pit Pass upgrade table across from the Gearbox apparel store to redeem their promotional coupon and enter the pit area. The Fan Pit Pass upgrade table will open when the speedway’s main gates open at 5 p.m. on Sunday.

To purchase tickets online, visit and click on the “Tickets” tab at the top of the screen to learn more. Order by phone at (315) 834-3067.

General camping is also still available for the weekend and can be purchased online.

Watch Donny Schatz, Brad Sweet, Daryn Pittman, David Gravel, Carson Macedo and the rest of the Outlaws battle for the right to be called Empire State Challenge champion, in the Outlaws only stop to the state of New York in 2019.

Pit gates will open on Sunday at 4 p.m., with grandstand gates swinging open at 5 p.m. Hot laps will take the green at 6:15 p.m., with time trials at 6:30 p.m. and racing at 7p.m.

Reserved tickets are $37, with adult general admission seating set at $32.

Kids 11-17 will be admitted for $15 with kids 10 and under FREE.

Pit admission for the evening is $42.

A midway party will take place behind the main grandstand beginning at 5 p.m., featuring the music of Chasing Neon.

The Stirling Lubricants/Champion Racing Oil Modified Series will join the World of Outlaws on the racing card with a 35-lap, $3,000 to win event, featuring some of the biggest names in Big Block racing including Matt Sheppard, Larry Wight, Billy Decker, Jimmy Phelps, Erick Rudolph and more.

For a full 2019 schedule and Weedsport Speedway information be sure to visit online at Fans can also FOLLOW on Twitter @WeedsportSpdwy and LIKE on Facebook at

Interested in seeing your company listed in our press releases, or being placed on ‘PortVision’? Be sure to call the Weedsport Speedway office at (315) 834-3067 for sponsorship and advertising information.

About Weedsport Speedway: Officially opened for the first time on July 24, 1955 – the Weedsport Speedway 3/8 mile dirt oval has produced a legendary list of drivers and champions including Will Cagle, Danny Johnson, Bob McCreadie, Alan Johnson, Jack Johnson, and Dave Lape to name a few. In 2018, Weedsport introduced the all-new Weedsport Kartway, just outside of the Speedway’s main pit area, to begin to foster the next generation of racers, crew members and race fans. Together, Weedsport Speedway and Kartway are excited to bring fans and followers a schedule of 15 racing events in 2019, hosting everything from Karts and Sprint Cars, to Late Models and Modifieds, Pro Stocks and Micro Sprints, even Flat Track Motorcycles. Couple the racing with state-of-the-art camping and track amenities, unmatched on-site television production capabilities, plus the ability for large scale concert productions and Weedsport is one of the marquee entertainment venues in the country.