June 19, 2011 on TNT
of a Saturday ticket at MIS just got better
Cup Series qualifying added to lineup on June 18, which
already features Nationwide race and post-race concert
with Emerson Drive, Jacob Lyda
BY JASON RZUCIDLO / ©AMERICAJR.com
Sprint Cup Series qualifying is now added to the line-up
for Saturday at MIS.
Mich. -- If seeing the NASCAR Nationwide Series
Alliance Truck Parts 250 and post-race concert featuring
Emerson Drive and Jacob Lyda weren’t enough to fill
your plate on Saturday, June 18 at Michigan International
Speedway, try adding Sprint Cup Series qualifying to the
That’s exactly what will take place at MIS on June
18 with qualifying for both the NASCAR Sprint Cup and
Nationwide Series taking place that day, as well as the
Nationwide Series Alliance Truck Parts 250 at 3:30 p.m.,
followed by the post-race concert. It will be one of the
most exciting Saturday’s the Irish Hills track has
ever offered for its race fans.
“Moving Sprint Cup qualifying to Saturday, June
18, really makes the day exciting with the Nationwide
race and concert also happening that day,” MIS President
Roger Curtis said. “With a $40 adult ticket and
kids 12 and under free Saturdays, fans truly are receiving
an unbelievable value for a Saturday ticket. It’s
well worth the price of admission.”
A rundown of the on-track activity for Saturday is listed
11:10 a.m. – NASCAR Nationwide Series Qualifying
p.m. – NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Qualifying
p.m. – Alliance Truck Parts 250 Nationwide Series
the first-ever MIS Kids Club membership event will be
held on Saturday, when NASCAR driver Jason Leffler takes
part in a Q&A session with all the kids. That will
take place at 10:15 a.m. in the MIS Cares Kids Zone.
The Saturday festivities will wrap up with a free evening
concert for the fans. Approximately 30 minutes following
the completion of the Alliance Truck Parts 250 NASCAR
Nationwide race, fans will be treated to a concert featuring
Emerson Drive. Emerging country music singer-songwriter
Jacob Lyda will perform the opening act. The concert will
be held at the Jagermeister Stage in the New Holland Fan
Gates open to the public at 10 a.m. on Saturday. Throughout
the day, fans will be able to roam the New Holland Fan
Plaza to check out all the fun and interactive displays,
including a revamped MIS Cares Kids Zone.
Reserved seats for Saturday are available and start as
low as $40. Admission for kids ages 13-17 are half price
and, as always, children 12 & under are free.
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