Canada Day Weekend Doubleheader This Weekend at Merrittville
THOROLD, ONTARIO (June 26, 2023) … The Canada Day long weekend is a busy one at Merrittville Speedway as “Canada’s Oldest Dirt Track” will have another doubleheader weekend filled with excitement.
Fans are encouraged to wear Red and White for the Best Canada Day Apparel Contest and kids can participate in the Kid Zone from 4:30-6pm, with bounce houses and more. We will be giving away 300 free Canada Day cupcakes. The Right Choice Auto & Leisure DIRTcar Sportsman will be headlining the program with a Western Region event as part of the Sportsman Super DIRTcar Series. The Corr/Pak Merchandising 358 Modifieds, Hoosier Stocks, Vansickle Pet Valu/PV on the Lane 4 Cylinders, and the NRVRS Vintage Cars will all be in action. Fireworks will light up the sky to celebrate the long holiday weekend.
Saturday’s program is presented by Bobcat of Hamilton. Bobcat of Hamilton Ltd. is the authorized full-line Bobcat dealer for the Hamilton, Halton and Niagara regions of Ontario, providing quality Bobcat compact equipment and services to you, our valued customer. Our knowledgeable staff collectively brings almost 100 years of experience with Bobcat products. Their facilities include a 2000 square foot indoor showroom stocked with the latest in new Bobcat products. They also maintain a large inventory of used compact equipment for sale. For product support, Bobcat of Hamilton provides a fully equipped shop and mobile service for your entire repair and warranty needs. A fully stocked parts department is also on-site to keep your fleet up and running. They also carry the largest selection of Bobcat attachments for rent in Ontario. For more information, visit www.bobcatofhamilton.com
Main gates will open at 4:30pm, pit gates will open at 5pm, and racing will get underway at 7pm Saturday night.
Then July 2nd, Rona Doidge Building Centres presents Wreckfest Jr. featuring the 72 lap enduro powered by 97.7 HTZ FM takes over the racetrack on Sunday Afternoon. The event will also feature a Pro Rider Freestyle MX performance and a gut and go demo derby. Pit Gates open at 9:00am, grandstands at 11:30 and the event will get underway at 1:00pm.
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Article Credit: Steven Petty
Submitted By: Doug Leonard