Woodstock, GA. Thirty Three events await the fans and race teams that attend Dixie & Rome Speedways this season. Half a million dollars in purses and awards money, combined with many special events and added attractions will provide something for everyone in 2014.
“We’re gearing up for a big season! I think we’ve about covered everything that anybody would want to watch or participate in at Dixie and Rome in 2014. The support of our many fans and race teams is what allows us to put together a season like this for them. The excitement is building as the first event draws near. I truly believe 2014 will be the
best season yet,” said Mickey Swims, President of Dixie and Rome Speedways.
The tracks will offer a strong line up for fans in the upcoming season headlined by the weekly “full racing program” that consists of the Super Late Models, Steel Head Late Models, Crate Late Model division, Pony Stocks, Super and Econo Bombers, and Street Cruisers. Fans will be treated to over four hours of high speed action with adult grandstand admission just $12.00, ages 9 to 17 $6, and children 8 years old and under are admitted free of charge most Saturday nights.
The Pre-season racing action at Dixie will begin with practice night for all divisions Saturday night, March 29, 2014. And first time ever- a practice night is scheduled for Rome Speedway Saturday night, April 5 at 7pm. Admission is free in the grandstand at both tracks for practice nights.
*The 11th Annual Dixie Spring Championships are set for Saturday night, April 12th.*
*The 1st Annual Rome Spring Championships are set for Saturday night April 19th.*
Dixie Speedway will officially open the 2014 season on Saturday night, May 3. The “Every Saturday night” racing tradition will start its 45th year with the first point’s race of the season.
The Southern National Series will be invading Dixie Saturday night, May 10. Drivers from several states are expected to be on hand to compete for the $6,000. to win event. The Annual M.U.S.T. Ministries food drive is scheduled for Saturday night, May 17th when grandstand admission will be just $5 when 5 non perishable food items are donated. Dixie’s 45th Anniversary Celebration on Saturday night, May 24th with a full racing program and 1st Demolition Derby of the season.
Rome Speedway is scheduled to begin its 45th season Memorial Day Weekend, on Sunday night, May 25th!
Super Late Model drivers may have additional championships added to the 2014 schedule as they battle to accumulate points to win the title of 2014 Super Late Model Champion and the $2,500 points fund prize money. The Steel Head Late Model division that competes in the weekly full racing program will also have some “big bucks” to look forward to with Championships scheduled for June 28th, and August 30th. The Econo Bombers, Super Bombers, Crate Late Models, Pony Stocks and Street Cruisers will also have their night in the spot light with Championship races throughout the season. All 7 regular divisions compete for points each race and the top 5 finishers in each division receive point’s money at the end of the season.
The USCS Winged Outlaw Sprint Cars come to town for a big night on Saturday night, July 19th for the USCS Outlaw Sprint Car Nationals.
Holiday weekends will be plenty festive again this year. Independence Day Celebration weekend will be held Saturday night June 28th at Dixie & Sunday night June 29th at Rome. Both tracks will host stock car racing and along with FIREWORKS!
Other special events and added attractions at Dixie will include Kids Nights on select Saturday’s of each month with the ever popular Bicycle Races, and many “crash up” Demolition Derbies throughout the season!
The Monster Trucks will return to Woodstock for “The Day’s Chevrolet Fall Monster Truck Nationals”. A star studded field of the nation’s fastest Monster Trucks will wow the fans on Friday and Saturday night, September 19 & 20.
Dixie fans can also expect to see some of the best Super Late Model drivers in the country when they come in to challenge the hometown heroes for the Lucas Oil Dixie Shootout Season Finale on Saturday night, October 4th, the action then moves to Rome Speedway on Sunday night, October 5th for the Lucas Oil Rome ShowDown.
The 2014 schedule of events for Rome Speedway in Rome, Georgia consists of 6 special events. The season at Rome kicks off with the 2014 Season Opener on Memorial Day weekend May 25th. On Sunday night, May 26 & Sunday Night, June 15th the nation’s fastest half mile clay oval will host $2,000 to win Super Late Model championship plus full racing program. On Sunday night, June 29th it’s another Super Late Model Championship paying $2,000 to win plus FIREWORKS and a full racing program. Then on Sunday night, July 27th the Southern Nationals Series Super Late Model Series makes a stop at Rome paying $5,300 to win, plus a full racing program. The 45th annual Rome Boss for Super Late Models will be on Sunday night, August 31st plus a full racing program.
Come out and experience the excitement of Dirt Track Racing at the nation’s longest running premier dirt tracks- Dixie Speedway in Woodstock GA and Rome Speedway in Rome GA.
For a detailed schedule of events for both tracks and/ or a 2014 rulebook visit
www.dixiespeedway.com or call 770-926-5315.