Weekly Schedule for Thursday, May 1, 2008
1:00 Until Gates Open - No one is to pick out or have any tires mounted until
the gates open on race night. LM & GS tires are to be impounded until
after the driver's meeting and until an official releases them. No one
is to take any race tires back to their pit stalls until instructed to.
Round #1 of Practice
2:00 2:14 Late Model Practice #1
2:14 2:16 Crossover gate open
2:16 2:24 Grand Stock Practice #1
2:24 2:26 Crossover gate open
Round #2 of Practice
2:26 2:40 Late Model Practice #2
2:40 2:42 Crossover gate open
2:42 2:50 Grand Stock Practice #2
2:50 2:52 Crossover gate open
Round #3 of Practice
2:52 3:06 Late Model Practice #3
End of Practice - Crossover gate to remain open until Qualifying
3:15 3:30 Mandatory Driver's Meeting at the infield concession stand.
Pre - Qualifying Inspection & Qualifying
3:45 All Late Models report to the tech building to go through tech.
4:00 Front Gates Open
4:15 4:45 Late Model Qualifying - 2 Laps
4:15 All GS report to the tech building to go through tech.
4:45 5:15 Grand Stock Qualifying - 2 Laps
5:30 6:10 Mozely Rose Band on the Party Pit Stage
5:45 Grand Stock Last Chance Heat Race - 10 Laps (If Needed)
5:55 Late Model Last Chance Heat Race - 10 Laps (If Needed)
Pre-Race Ceremonies & Feature Races
6:15 6:25 Live Remotes from Local TV
6:25 6:45 Mozely Rose Band on the Party Pit Stage
6:30 Grand Stocks (Race Ready) Lined-up on the track by 6:30
6:45 Late Models (Race Ready) Lined-up on the back pit by 6:45
6:48 6:50 Welcome and Introduction of Joe Kelly by Chris Phillips on Frontstretch Stage
6:50 7:00 "50 Years of Southside Speedway" by Joe Kelly on Frontstetch Stage
7:00 7:08 Grand Marshall, Bobby Allison Interview by Joe Kelly on Frontstretch Stage
7:08 7:18 Denny Hamlin, Kyle Busch & Curtis Markham Interview by Buck Ruess
on Frontstretch Stage
7:18 7:28 Grand Stock Driver Introductions & Grand Stock Pole Award on Frontstretch Stage
7:30 7:32 Invocation by Charles Jones on Frontstretch Stage
7:32 7:34 National Anthem on Frontstretch Stage by Mosely Rose Band
7:34 Command for Grand Stock by CFF Child Connor Grazioso.
7:35 8:05 Grand Stocks - 50 Laps
8:05 Late Models Pushed on to the Frontstretch. Enter on to the track by turn 4.
8:05 8:20 Late Model Driver Introductions & Late Model Pole Award on Frontstretch Stage
8:28 Command for Late Model race by Grand Marshall - Bobby Allison
8:30 9:45 Late Model - 175 Laps
*** Schedule subject to change.