SMASHMASTERS TO DISPLAY AT READING RACING REUNION, WILL SANCTION DEMO DERBY AT THUNDER SERIES OCTOBER EVENT

Date: 2/7/2009 11:29:37 PM

 
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SMASHMASTERS TO DISPLAY AT READING RACING REUNION, WILL SANCTION DEMO DERBY AT THUNDER SERIES OCTOBER EVENT

SMASHMASTERS, well known in the Northeast for sanctioning professional Demo Derby events will display during the 24th Annual NAPA Auto Parts Reading Racing Reunion & Car Show, presented by Lee Myles Transmissions & Auto Care.  SMASHMASTERS has built quite a reputation for organizing many well run Demo Derby events and spokesperson Scot Wallace will be at his display most of the show to explain his very popular series of events.    SMASHMASTERS Demo Derby events offer well written  comprehensive tech rules and an always well organized and officiated events.  In fact, SMASHMASTERS will sanction the Monster Smash Demo Derby to take place at the Grandview Speedway  at the Thunder on the Hill Series Finale on Saturday night, October 17 during the House of Thunder Halloween Party and 5-25's features only program.

Rules for the Monster Smash event will be available at the SMASHMASTERS display February 22 to February 28 at the Fairgrounds Square Mall during the Reading Racing Reunion & Car Show.    For more information, please contact Scot  Wallace by calling  610-781-7931.  Rules, procedures and payoff will be available from Scot Wallace.

Joining the Monster Smash Demo Derby on Saturday, October 17 will the Grandview Thunder 5-25's to include the URC Sprints, 358 Modifieds, ARDC Wingless Midgets, Rolling Thunder Legends, Sportsman Modifieds & the Garden State Vintage Stock cars.  This features only program will get underway at 6 PM with the first of five feature events.  The night cap event will be the Monster Smash Demo Derby, all part of the House of Thunder Halloween Party and Thunder Series finale.

An added activity during this year's car show,  will include four Celebrity Bartender Nights, to take place at Ronies Exeter Cafe at 9th & Exeter in Reading, PA  Ronies Exeter Cafe, also known as "Home of the Steak", is a full service bar and grill.   Monday, February 23 through Thursday, February 26th will be Celebrity Bartenders Night at Ronies from  8:30 PM to 9:30 PM.   Ronies is open until 2 AM.  Watch the nightly schedule of events for which celebrities will be tending bar at Ronies.

During the Reading Racing Reunion event, Randy's Raceway of Kutztown, PA will have an HO scale slot car race track open to the public all week.  The track is a six lane oval that measures 4' x 24'.  Racing will return to this famous property as Tuesday and Saturday night are scheduled racing competition nights.  In fact, Saturday, February 28 will be the Pennsylvania Tyco Oval Championships and more information and entry details are available at : www.randysraceway.net.

A host of special events will take place during the Reading Racing Reunion & Car Show but as always, the  highlight of the show is the Friday night, February 27  Legends of Racing Reunion to take place at the center court stage of the Fairgrounds Square Mall, beginning at 7 PM.    On this special evening, drivers, owners, and many people who influenced the reputation of the Reading Fairgrounds Speedway will be on hand for a meet and greet.  

Following the Legends of Racing Reunion, the fun will move to the Temple Fire Company for the Annual BASH Racing Movie Party sponsored by Lee Myles Transmissions and Auto Care.  The BASH will begin at 9 PM and continue until 1 AM.  Plenty of racing movies, award presentations and music for dancing always make this event a fun night.  Tickets are just $10 and may be purchased at the door or by calling Donna Miller at 443-513-4456.


24th Annual Reading Racing Reunion & Car Show Tentative Schedule of Events
Sunday, February 22 11 AM Show Officially Opens
1 PM  Racing Families- - - A salute to the generations of families in racing.
Russ & Rusty Delp,  Earl Derr & Josh Weller,  Scotty & Andrew Haus, Barry & Andy Burkhart, Ronnie & Rose Linebach, The Skias Family, Kenny Brightbill & Keith and Brad , Jon, Jon Jr. and Mike Kellner  and an endless list of others.  Race fans, if you can think of any father and son, grandfather and grandson combinations, please call Donna Miller and we will reach out to the individuals and invite them.   Contact Donna at 443-513-4456.   Thoughts:  Reimert, DeSantis, Braxton, Brightbill, Lotier, Erb, Meitzlers, Horton, Pauch, Cozze.  Plenty of folks to invite, help us make sure we invite them all!
Picture Your Dreams Portrait Studio Presents;  Miss Motorsports 2009 Alyssa Sharman   2 PM to 4 PM
Randy's Raceway HO Track opens for the week long show
SMASHMASTERS Demo Derby Exhibit All Week
Reading Racing Historical Society Kicks off Week long Display
Author Gary Ludwig to sign his book, Tommy Hinnershitz, The Life & Times of an Auto Racing Legend (appear nightly)

Monday, February 23 7 PM  Salute to ARDC   Meet the drivers, owners and crew members  who make this organization so successful.  ARDC began way back in 1939 and are going strong today! 
8:30 PM  to 9:30 PM  Celebrity Bartender Night!  Leave the folks of ARDC serve you! (Tracy Readinger, Brent Arndt and others)
Ronies Exeter Café  9th & Exeter, Reading, PA   (Full Service Bar & Grill)
Race ticket giveaway at Ronies

Tuesday, February 24 7PM Modified Madness Night!  Big block, Small Block, Sportsman Modified Drivers Meet & Greet
Craig VonDohren, Kerry Kratz, Mike Gular,
Sportsman Drivers: Ray Woodall Jr.,  Bill Moyer Jr.,  Tom Brennan, Brad Brightbill
Randy's Raceway Sanction HO Race Night
8:30 PM to 9:30 PM Celebrity Bartender Night!  Be served by Jeff Strunk, Doug Manmiller and Mike Gular
Salute to Car Owners Rod Breitenstein & Vince Gagliardo
Ronies Exeter Café  9th & Exeter, Reading, PA
Race ticket giveaway at Ronies

Wednesday, February 25 7 PM Late Model & Small Car Night!   Meet & Greet drivers from the Late Models, Legends, 600 Modifieds & Micro Sprints.
Meet, Chuck Schutz, Brian Shuey,  Tom and TJ Mayberry and Frank Polimeda
Picture Your Dreams Portrait Studio Presents;  Miss Motorsports 2009 Alyssa Sharman   6 PM to 8 PM
8:30 PM to 9:30 PM  Celebrity Bartender Night!   Be served by special guest bartenders, Chuck Schutz & Others.
Ronies Exeter Cafe 9th & Exeter, Reading, PA
Race ticket giveaway at Ronies  (Ticket giveaways for the World of Outlaw Late Model & Modified Show)

Thursday, February 26 7 PM URC Night- - Our Nation's oldest traveling sprint organization to Meet & Greet the Fans
Picture Your Dreams Portrait Studio Presents;  Miss Motorsports 2009 Alyssa Sharman   6 PM to 8 PM
8:30 PM to 9:30 PM  Celebrity Bartender Night!  Be served by special guest bartenders including URC Rookie of the Year Brett Schoenly and others.
Ronies Exeter Café  9th & Exeter, Reading, PA
Race ticket giveaway at Ronies

Friday, February 27 7 PM  Annual Legend's Reunion plus Racing Families- - - -A salute to the Generations of Families in Racing!
Meet:  Billy Pauch Jr.
8:30 PM to 1 AM      Lee Myles BASH & Racing Movie Party- - Temple Fire Company
Car Show Awards, DJ for  Music & Dancing, Great Racing Movies, Cash Bar.   $10 admission

Saturday, February 28 1 PM  Go-Karts & Quarter Midget Drivers Meet & Greet
Shellhammer's Speedway Day at the Mall
Randy's Raceway Sanctioned HO Race Night    Pennsylvania Tyco Oval Championship
2 PM  Find the Landmarks.  Take a guide walk of the Mall to identify landmarks of the Reading Fairgrounds Speedway.
We'll find Victory Lane, each turn, the backstretch and the Flag Stand.   Join us at Center Court.
Mall Hours
Sunday  11 AM to 5 PM
Monday - Saturday  10 AM to 9 PM
Fairgrounds Square Mall   5th Street Highway  Reading, PA

For more information, please contact Donna Miller at 443-513-4456.
To pre-enter for both the Reading Racing Reunion & Dirt Track Heroes Car Show,  electronic forms are posted at www.thunderonthehillracingseries.com.

Update:
Space at the Reading Show is very limited.
Space at the Dirt Track Heroes Show- - Phillipsburg Mall, Phillipsburg, NJ offers plenty of room at this time.


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