2018 GATEWAY MOTORSPORTS PARK DRAGPLEX SCHEDULE

 

Updated: April 4, 2018

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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May

16 (Wednesday) — Wide Open Wednesday presented by AAA Insurance. Info: CLICK HERE

18 (Friday) – VP Racing Lubricants Mid-America SuperCar Showdown. Info: CLICK HERE

19 (Saturday) — Carl’s Four Wheel Drive & Performance Center Gateway Bracket Series race No. 4, Jr. Dragster race No. 4.

24 (Thursday) — PSCA Heads-Up Hootenanny, Midwest Pro Mods test day.

25 (Friday) — PSCA Heads-Up Hootenanny, Midwest Pro Mods qualifying. Info: CLICK HERE

26 (Saturday) — PSCA Heads-Up Hootenanny, Midwest Pro Mods, Jet Car, Midwest Top Sportsman, Ford Fun and Mustang Drags.

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

 

June

1 (Friday) — Street Car Test ‘n’ Tune, Street Car Takeover No-prep Drags, kick-off party.

2 (Saturday) — Street Car Takeover.

3 (Sunday) — Circus.

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

8 (Friday) — NHDRO Motorcycle Test ‘n’ Tune.

9 (Saturday) — NHDRO Motorcycle Drags.

10 (Sunday) — NHDRO Motorcycle Drags.

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

15 (Friday) — Midnight Madness fueled by NOS Energy Drink/Sharks of the Strip.

16 (Saturday) — Carl’s Four Wheel Drive & Performance Center  Gateway Bracket Series race No. 5, Jr. Dragster race No. 5.

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

29 (Friday) — Summer SuperBucks Spectacular: $3,000-to-win tune-up race.

30 (Saturday) — Summer SuperBucks Spectacular: Possible $30,000-to-win bracket race. (Continues to July 1.)

 

July

1 (Sunday) — Summer SuperBucks Spectacular: Possible $30,000-to-win bracket race.

3 (Tuesday) – VP Racing Lubricants Mid-America SuperCar Showdown: Prelude to the Fourth special.

7 (Saturday) – Shakedown Saturday: open testing, Gambler Race and grudge racing.

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

13 (Friday) — Midnight Madness fueled by NOS Energy Drink/Sharks of the Strip.

14 (Saturday) — Carl’s Four Wheel Drive & Performance Center  Gateway Bracket Series race No. 6, Jr. Dragster race No. 6 (late-night special).

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

21 (Saturday) — Shakedown Saturday: open testing, Gambler Race and grudge racing.

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

27 (Friday) – VP Racing Lubricants Mid-America SuperCar Showdown.

28 (Saturday) — Carl’s Four Wheel Drive & Performance Center Gateway Bracket Series race No. 7, Jr. Dragster race No. 7 (late-night special).

 

August

1 (Wednesday) — Street Car Super Nationals test session.

2 (Thursday) — Street Car Super Nationals, Midwest Pro Mods qualifying and match race.

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. Info: CLICK HERE

11-12 (Saturday, Sunday) Pure Speed Drag Racing Experience.

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

17 (Friday) — Midnight Madness fueled by NOS Energy Drink/Sharks of the Strip.

18 (Saturday) — GO! St. Louis 5k.

27-29 (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday) — NHRA professional test session.

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

 

September

1 (Saturday) — Carl’s Four Wheel Drive & Performance Center  Gateway Bracket Series race No. 8, King-of-the-Track Qualifier, Jr. Dragster race No. 8, Randy Drake Memorial Race.

2 (Sunday) — Carl’s Four Wheel Drive & Performance Center  Gateway Bracket Series race No. 9, King of the Track, Jr. Dragster race No. 9.

3 (Monday) — Carl’s Four Wheel Drive & Performance Center  Gateway Bracket Series race No. 10 (Illinois State Championship), King of the Track, Jr. Dragster race No. 10 (Illinois State Championship).

5 (Wednesday) — Wide Open Wednesday presented by AAA Insurance; final race for High School Drags. Info: CLICK HERE

7 (Friday) — UBDRA Test ‘n’ Tune.

8 (Saturday) — UBDRA.

9 (Sunday) — UBDRA Black Sunday.

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

14-15 (Friday and Saturday) MMW: Monster Muscle Car and Mopar Weekend.

16 (Sunday) — Import Face Off Street Car Revolution.

21-23 (Friday, Saturday, Sunday) AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals — Mello Yello Drag Racing Series national event.

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

28-30 (Friday, Saturday, Sunday) — Midwest Jr. Super Series (Jr. Dragsters).

 

October

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

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

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

6 (Saturday) — The Original Super Chevy Show (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 Energy Drink/Sharks of the Strip.

13 (Saturday) – Shakedown Saturday: open testing, Gambler Race, grudge racing.

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 (Friday, daytime) – Bracket and Jr. Dragster Test ‘n’ Tune.

26 (Friday, evening) – VP Racing Lubricants Mid America SuperCar Showdown Finale.

27 (Saturday) – Halloween Bracket Special and Jr. Dragster Invitational Finale Day 1.

28 (Sunday) — Halloween Bracket Special and Jr. Dragster Invitational Finale Day 2.

 

November

2 (Friday) — Midnight Madness fueled by NOS Energy Drink/Sharks of the Strip.

 

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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.