2018 GATEWAY MOTORSPORTS PARK DRAG STRIP SCHEDULE

 Please note: This schedule is subject to change due to weather and added dates. Please consult our website or social media for the latest updates. Please discard all previous schedules.

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Revised: June 28. 

Revisions: Summer SuperBucks race rescheduled to October; August 27-29 testing deleted.

 

JULY

11 (Wednesday) Wide Open Wednesday presented by AAA Insurance, High School Drags. CLICK HERE

13 (Friday) — Midnight Madness fueled by NOS. CLICK HERE

14 (Saturday) – Carl’s 4WD & Performance Bracket Series race No. 6, Jr. Dragster race No. 6, Late-night Special. CLICK HERE

18 (Wednesday) — Wide Open Wednesday presented by AAA Insurance, High School Drags. CLICK HERE

21 (Saturday) — Shakedown Saturday Night: Open testing, gambler race, grudge drags.

25 (Wednesday) — Wide Open Wednesday presented by AAA Insurance, High School Drags. CLICK HERE

27 (Friday) — VP Racing Lubricants Mid-America SuperCar Showdown. CLICK HERE

28 (Saturday) – Carl’s 4WD & Performance Bracket Series race No. 7, Jr. Dragster race No. 7, Late-night Special.

 

AUGUST

1 (Wednesday) — Street Car Super Nationals set-up day.

2 (Thursday) — Street Car Super Nationals Midwest Pro Mods qualifying.

3 (Friday) — Street Car Super Nationals Midwest Pro Mods and Nostalgia qualifying.

4 (Saturday) — Street Car Super Nationals Midwest Pro Mods and Nostalgia eliminations.

8 (Wednesday) — Wide Open Wednesday presented by AAA Insurance, High School Drags. CLICK HERE

11-12 (Saturday-Sunday) — Pure Speed Drag Racing Experience. INFO: CLICK HERE

15 (Wednesday) — Wide Open Wednesday presented by AAA Insurance, High School Drags. CLICK HERE

17 (Friday) — Midnight Madness fueled by NOS.

18 (Saturday) – GO! St. Louis 5k.

31 (Friday) — VP Racing Lubricants Mid-America SuperCar Showdown.

 

SEPTEMBER

1 (Saturday) – Carl’s 4WD & Performance Bracket Series race No. 8, King of Track Qualifier, Jr. Dragster race No. 8, Randy Drake Memorial Bonus Race.

 

2 (Sunday) – Carl’s 4WD & Performance Bracket Series race No. 9, King of the Track Race, Jr. Dragster race No. 9.

 

3 (Monday) – Carl’s 4WD & Performance Bracket Series race No. 10 (NHRA Illinois State Championship), Jr. Dragster race No. 10 (NHRA Illinois State Championship).

 

5 (Wednesday) — Wide Open Wednesday presented by AAA Insurance, Final High School Drags.

7 (Friday) UBDRA Test ‘n’ Tune.

8 (Saturday) – UBDRA.

9 (Sunday) — UBDRA Black Sunday.

12 (Wednesday) — Wide Open Wednesday presented by AAA Insurance.

14 (Friday) – MMW: Monster Muscle Car & Mopar Weekend.

15 (Saturday) – MMW: Monster Muscle Car & Mopar Weekend.

16 (Sunday) — Import Face-off.

 

18 (Tuesday) – Set-up day for NHRA national event.

19 (Wednesday) — NHRA national event set-up, move-in.

20 (Thursday) – NHRA national event set-up, move-in.

21 (Friday) — AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals (Mello Yello Drag Racing Series national event).

22 (Saturday) — AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals (Mello Yello Drag Racing Series national event).

23 (Sunday) — AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals (Mello Yello Drag Racing Series national event).

 

26 (Wednesday) — Wide Open Wednesday presented by AAA Insurance.

28 (Friday) — Midwest Jr. Super Series.

29 (Saturday) — Midwest Jr. Super Series.

30 (Sunday) — Midwest Jr. Super Series.

 

OCTOBER

3 (Wednesday) — Wide Open Wednesday presented by AAA Insurance.

5 (Friday – daytime) — The Original Super Chevy Show: Battle of the Brands Bracket Bash.

5 (Friday – evening) — VP Racing Lubricants Mid-America SuperCar Showdown.

6 (Saturday) — The Original Super Chevy Show: All-Chevrolet drag racing and car show.

7 (Sunday) — NHRA National Dragster Challenge.

10 (Wednesday) — Wide Open Wednesday presented by AAA Insurance.

12 (Friday) — Midnight Madness fueled by NOS.

13 (Saturday) — Shakedown Saturday Night: open testing, gambler race, grudge drags.

 

17 (Wednesday) – NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series set-up day.

18 (Thursday) – NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series test session.

19 (Friday) — NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series qualifying.

20 (Saturday) — NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series All-American Hot Rod Spectacular.

 

24 (Wednesday) – Final Wide Open Wednesday presented by AAA Insurance.

 

26-28 (Friday-Saturday-Sunday) $30,000-to-win Summer SuperBucks Spectacular (rescheduled from June). CLICK HERE

 

NOVEMBER

2 (Friday) — Midnight Madness fueled by NOS season finale.

 

SCHEDULE SUBJECT TO CHANGE

 

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About Gateway Motorsports Park

Gateway Motorsports Park is the home of INDYCAR, NASCAR and NHRA racing in the St. Louis region. Located just five minutes from downtown St. Louis and covering more than 340 acres, Gateway Motorsports Park is the largest outdoor entertainment facility in the area. Gateway Motorsports Park’s facilities include a 1/4-mile drag strip, 1.25-mile superspeedway, 1.6-mile road course, a state-of-the-art karting facility and a 14-acre, multi-purpose dirt off-road venue. Gateway Motorsports Park was the recipient of the 2017 Outstanding Facility of the Year Award from the Race Track Business Conference and the 2017 Spirit of St. Louis Award from St. Louis Attractions Association.