2019 GATEWAY MOTORSPORTS PARK DRAG STRIP SCHEDULE

Updated: January 31, 2019

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

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Link to article: 2019 NHRA license requirements for all racers faster than 9.99 seconds http://www.gatewaymsp.com/2019-nhra-license-requirements-for-racers-faster-than-9-99-seconds/

March

23 (Saturday) — Open testing

24 (Sunday) — Import Face-Off

29 (Friday) — Midnight Madness fueled by NOS Energy Drink season kick-off

30 (Saturday) — Open testing

 

April

5 (Friday) — Open Test ‘n’ Tune

6 (Saturday) — NHRA JEGS Super Quick and Gateway Bracket Series race No. 1

7 (Sunday) — NHRA JEGS Super Quick and Gateway Bracket Series race No. 2

12 (Friday) — VP Racing Lubricants Mid-America Super Car Showdown and open Test ‘n’ Tune

13 (Saturday) — Gateway Bracket Series race No. 3

19 (Friday) — Midnight Madness fueled by NOS Energy Drink No. 2

20 (Saturday) — STL Drift (special events lot)

25 (Thursday) — Professional team testing

26 (Friday) — Midwest Pro Mod, PSCA qualifying, Super Chevy Show Test ‘n’ Tune

27 (Saturday) — Midwest Pro Mod, PSCA eliminations, Super Chevy Show time trial and bonus race, Super Chevy Show car show

28 (Sunday) — Super Chevy Show drag racing finals, Bracket Battle of the Brands

 

May

1 (Wednesday) – Wide Open Wednesday presented by AAA Insurance

3 (Friday) — Midnight Madness fueled by NOS Energy Drink No. 3

4 (Saturday) — Closed for swap meet set-up

5 (Sunday) — Model T Swap Meet

8 (Wednesday) – Wide Open Wednesday presented by AAA Insurance

10 (Friday) – St. Louis Nostalgia Rendezvous time trials and qualifying (drag racing only)

11 (Saturday) – St. Louis Nostalgia Rendezvous: nostalgia drag racing, rockabilly bands, pin-up contest, traditional hot rod custom car show INFO: CLICK HERE

16 (Thursday) — NMRA Test ‘n’ Tune

17-19 (Friday, Saturday, Sunday) – Inaugural NMRA Gateway Rumble INFO: CLICK HERE

22 (Wednesday) – Wide Open Wednesday presented by AAA Insurance

24 (Friday) — VP Racing Lubricants Mid-America Super Car Showdown No. 2, open Test ‘n’ Tune

25 (Saturday) — Gateway Bracket Series race No. 4

26 (Sunday) — Gateway Bracket Series race No. 5, Cars & Coffee St. Louis

29 (Wednesday) – Wide Open Wednesday presented by AAA Insurance

31 (Friday) — Midnight Madness fueled by NOS Energy Drink No. 4

June

1 (Saturday) — Street Car Takeover

4 (Tuesday) — Shrine Circus

5 (Wednesday) — Wide Open Wednesday presented by AAA Insurance

7-9 (Friday, Saturday, Sunday) – NHDRO

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

14-15 (Friday, Saturday) — Street Outlaws No-prep Kings

Closed June 17-25 for NASCAR

26 (Wednesday) – Wide Open Wednesday presented by AAA Insurance

28 (Friday) — Midnight Madness fueled by NOS Energy Drink No. 5

29 (Saturday) — Gateway Bracket Series race No. 6

 

July

3 (Wednesday) – Wide Open Wednesday presented by AAA Insurance

5 (Friday) — VP Racing Lubricants Mid-America Super Car Showdown, open Test ‘n’ Tune

6 (Saturday) — Gateway Bracket Series race No. 7

7 (Sunday) — STL Summer Showdown: Car and bike Show, grudge, race and sound competitions

13-14 (Saturday, Sunday) — FM3 Autocross (special events lot)

17 (Wednesday) — Wide-Open Wednesday presented by AAA Insurance

19 (Friday) — Midnight Madness fueled by NOS Energy Drink No. 6

20 (Saturday) — Gateway Bracket Series race No. 8

24 (Wednesday) — Wide-Open Wednesday presented by AAA Insurance

26 (Friday) — VP Racing Lubricants Mid-America Super Car Showdown No. 4, open Test ‘n’ Tune

27 (Saturday) — Gateway Bracket Series race No. 9

 

August

1 (Thursday) – Midwest Pro Mod and Street Car Super Nationals test session and qualifying

2 (Friday) — Summer Speed Spectacular qualifying (Midwest Pro Mod, SCSN, NDRL)

3 (Saturday) — Summer Speed Spectacular eliminations (Midwest Pro Mod, SCSN, NDRL)

Closed August 5-11 for Formula Drift

14 (Wednesday) – Wide Open Wednesday presented by AAA Insurance

16 (Friday) — Midnight Madness fueled by NOS Energy Drink No. 7

17 (Saturday) – TBA

18 (Sunday) — RWRE Pure Speed Drag Racing Experience and Exotics (drag strip and motorcycle pit area)

Closed August 19-29 for INDYCAR

30 (Friday) — VP Racing Lubricants Mid-America Super Car Showdown No. 5 and open Test ‘n’ Tune

31 (Saturday) — Focus Fest and Gateway Bracket Series race No. 10, King of the Track Qualifier

 

September

1 (Sunday) — Gateway Bracket Series race No. 11, Memorial Race, Cars & Coffee St. Louis, King of the Track

2 (Monday) – TBA

4 (Wednesday) – Wide Open Wednesday presented by AAA Insurance

6 (Friday) — Midnight Madness fueled by NOS Energy Drink No. 8

7 (Saturday) – UBDRA

8 (Sunday) — UBDRA Black Sunday

11 (Wednesday) – Wide Open Wednesday presented by AAA Insurance

13-14 (Friday, Saturday) — Monster Muscle Car

15 (Sunday) — Import Face-off

18 (Wednesday) – Wide Open Wednesday presented by AAA Insurance

20 (Friday) — Midwest Jr. Dragster Super Series Test ‘n’ Tune

21-22 (Saturday, Sunday) — Midwest Jr. Dragster Super Series

27-29 (Friday, Saturday, Sunday — AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals (NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series national event and Countdown to the Championship race)

30 (Monday) — Professional team testing

October

3 (Thursday) — NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series test session

4 (Friday) — NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series qualifying

5-6 (Saturday, Sunday) — NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing DSeries

9 (Wednesday) — Wide-Open Wednesday presented by AAA Insurance

11 (Friday) — Midnight Madness fueled by NOS Energy Drink No. 9

12 (Saturday) – TBA

13 (Sunday) – TBA

16 (Wednesday) – Wide Open Wednesday presented by AAA Insurance

18 (Friday) — Fall Bracket Special ($2,500 to win)

19 (Saturday) — NHRA All-Access Challenge Bracket Race ($5,000 to win)

20 (Sunday) — Fall Final Bracket Race ($2,500 to win)

23 (Wednesday) – Wide Open Wednesday presented by AAA Insurance

25 (Friday) — VP Racing Lubricants Mid America Super Car Showdown No. 6

26 (Saturday) — Final Test ‘n’ Tune

 

November

1 (Friday) – Midnight Madness fueled by NOS Energy Drink No. 10

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.