$3 Off Ticket with Donating
New Unwrapped Toy
2013) - For the first occasion in
the storied history of Anderson Speedway
racing will take place on Thanksgiving
weekend on Saturday, November 30. The Turkey
Bash racing program will be headlined by the
Street Stocks in a 100-lap feature. Other
divisions in action include NASH FM
ThunderCars, Front Wheel Drives (Oval &
Figure 8’s) and Mini Cups.
Calvin Parham earned the Street Stock
championship and also won two features
in 2013. Josh Poore won three main events to
lead the division. Jason Atkinson and Dustin
Burge were multiple race winners while
drivers winning once included Jake McElfresh,
A.J. Ridner and Jimmy Kirby.
The NASH FM ThunderCars will compete in
their 14th event of the 2013 season. Curtis
Chapman was the top performer winning both
of the 100-lap features, seven of the 11
main points events and the division title.
Other drivers to visit the winner’s circle
included Rob Allman on two occasions and
single-event wins for Tom Gossar and Trent
In the Front Wheel Drives Oval division,
Paul Phipps was crowned champion in a close
battle through the season with Elliott
McKinney. Feature winners this season
included Jerry Dane (6), McKinney (3),
Phipps (3), Nick Warner (3), Chris Jennings
(2) and Marshall Clark Jr. (1). Don Gallaher
is the most recent winner taking the 100-lap
feature on October 19.
Kevin Henson scored seven feature victories
and the championship in the Front Wheel
Drive Figure 8 division. Nick Warner
collected five checkered flags with
individual race wins claimed by Mike Alley,
Donnie Ellis Jr. and Elliott McKinney.
The Mini Cups will make their second
appearance at the high-banked quarter-mile
oval on Saturday afternoon. The first event
took place on October 12 with Nathan Bertino
winning the main event. He was chased across
the line by Jayden Cave and Bryce Whitson.
On Saturday, November 30, spectator gates
open at 11 a.m. with the racing beginning at
1. Admission is $12 for adults and $4 for
kids ages 6-12. Children five and under get
Bring a new unwrapped toy and receive $3 off
ticket as part of Kids Helping Kids, Toys
for Tots Toy Drive. Other off-track
activities include live music presented by GraphXNow, race cars on display, autograph
session with young drivers Corey Deuser,
Mark Lambert and Brayden Stamm and more.
Event Santa Claus will be in attendance.