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Kids Night at Thunder Road Postponed

Kids Night at Thunder Road Postponed

Thunder Road officials have announced that Kids Night presented by Harvest Equipment scheduled for Sunday, June 16 has been postponed due to inclement weather. A make-up date is to be announced.

The planned event was set to include kids rides in race cars, as well as free admission and a free hot dog for children 12 and under.  A full card of stock car racing from the top flight Late Model division will join these special events on the make up date, along with the Bond Auto Tiger Sportsmen and Allen Lumber Street Stocks.

Thunder Road is back in action for the first Thursday night of the summer this Thursday, June 20 presented by Casella Waste Management.  All three divisions will be in championship action, along with the return of the famed Rough Rider division, a division of 6-cylinder, fun-for-the- whole-family, cars that will join the schedule of racing action.  Post time will be 6:30PM.


Kids Night On Deck For Thunder Road

Kids Night On Deck For Thunder Road 

On Sunday, June 16, The Nation’s Site of Excitement Thunder Road will open the gates with free admission for kids 12 and under with a full card of racing action and special events for the whole family.

Racecars from Thunder Road’s Late Model division, Bond Auto Tigers, and Allen Lumber Street Stocks will be lined up at 1:15pm to give rides around the quarter-mile oval to kids in attendance.  Thunder Road will also be giving out a free hot dog to all kids.

Kids night at the races has become a tradition at the “Nation’s Site of Excitement,” dating back decades into Thunder Road’s history. 

Championship Battles Up For Grabs at Thunder Road

Championship Battles Up For Grabs at Thunder Road 

After Sunday’s twilight event at Barre’s Thunder Road, the championship point standings are as tight as ever across all divisions heading into Harvest Equipment night at Thunder Road this Sunday, June 16.

The King of the Road title fight remains close in the Late Model division with three points separating the top five in the overall standings.  Three former Late Model Champions top the standings, with Dave Pembroke and Jean-Paul Cyr tied for the lead, and reigning King of the Road Nick Sweet just two points behind in third.  Behind Sweet is another tie between young talents Derrick O’Donnell and Cody Blake, who sit just three points out of the lead.