May 04, 2015 at 9:47 AM
HOLLAND, NY… The Holland NASCAR Motorsports Complex is putting the final touches on its 2015 schedule with some special events and promotions taking place throughout the 2015 season that are sure to add even more excitement to the historic tradition of local NASCAR racing.
Saturday May 30 will be Military and Family Appreciation Night. As a tribute to the men and women who selflessly defend our great nation both home and abroad, any member of the armed services that shows a valid Military ID (Active, Guard, Reserve, Retired) or DD214 copy will receive two $5 admission tickets. Holland NASCAR Motorsports Complex will also be donating 250 free tickets to soldiers recently returned home from Operation Enduring Freedom, Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation New Dawn, in support of a great program through the local VA Hospital.
Saturday June 20th will be a busy day at the speedway as it is the traditional Bank of Holland Gold Rush and Kids Race Car rides. In addition, speedway management is excited to announce that it will also be the first annual WNY Sportsman Night. To further support Western New York and the connection between outdoorsmen and auto racing, anyone who has a 2014 New York State Hunting or Fishing license will receive $5 admission. WNY Sportsman Night is presented by Kishel’s Scents and Lures located in East Aurora, NY. As the Official Scent Dealer of the Holland Motorsports Complex, Kishel’s will be a part of the speedway all season long. Producer of some of the highest quality hunting, fishing and trapping scents and lures in the world, more information on Kishel’s can be found online, on Facebook and you can follow them on Twitter @kishelscents. Race fans: use promo code NASCAR15 for a discount when purchasing from Kishel's online and use your receipt of purchase from Kishel's as a $5 admission ticket to any regular Saturday race event here at the Speedway!
The National Wild Turkey Federation will also be on hand for our WNY Sportsman Night. While kids will have the opportunity to take a ride in race cars and compete in the Bank of Holland Gold Rush, they will also be able to take part in fishing demonstrations using Kishel's products, learn how disabled outdoorsman hunt and fish from off-road action trackchairs, and shoot in the NWTF BB gun range. Other vendor booths on our Midway will include Skull Shine, Hunters Creek Outdoors, S.C.O.P.E, and many more!
Also taking part on June 20th, Ultra Hoops will have a vender booth along the midway promoting locally handmade hula-hoops. Finally, June 20th is also the date for the Niagara University Alumni and Family picnic hosted by Holland General Manager and Niagara University alum Timothy Bennett.
Throughout the 2015 season, the New York National Guard will be recruiting at the speedway for anyone interested in joining the Guard. They will be on hand on May 30, July 18, August 1 and August 22.
The roar of the “Thunder in the hills” will be returning to the historic Holland NASCAR Motorsports Complex when the 56th consecutive season of racing gets underway on Saturday May 23. As part of the Opening Day festivities sponsored by McKinley Mall, the INEX Legends will be joining the action-packed racing card that also features the Getzoni Nationwide Insurance Agency NASCAR Pro Modifieds, Seneca Niagara Casino Late Models, Bank of Holland Chargers, Hornets, Future 4’s, NYPA TQ Midgets and the M&M U Pull-It Figure 8’s. The pre-season thunder Practice Session will be taking place on Saturday May 16 from 12-4pm.
We’re social; find us on Facebook (Holland Motorsports Complex), Twitter (@HollandSpeedway, @HollandXtreme), and Instagram (@hollandspeedway) as weekly specials and news on upcoming events will be seen on the track’s social media pages for the racetrack and the Holland Paintball Adventure Park. Don’t forget to check out all of the pictures from each week’s racing program by logging on tohollandspeedway.smugmug.com For more information log on to www.hollandspeedway.com or www.hollandpaintballadventurepark.com.