ITS ALMOST HERE ITS ALMOST HERE, the 55th consecutive season of racing at the RIDGE!!!

ITS ALMOST HERE ITS ALMOST HERE, the 55th consecutive season of racing at the RIDGE!!!

ITS ALMOST HERE ITS ALMOST HERE, the 55th consecutive season of racing at the RIDGE!!!

 For Immediate Release                                                                                                                                              BRS-042322-1

With less than two weeks till opening day at Bear Ridge Speedway, May 6th the 56th consecutive season opening day everyone is anxious to see the dirt fly and get their first order of gravy fries!

The day-long activities start at the Bradford Fair Grounds Bradford VT with the official car show from 10:00 to noon. There you can get your first glimpse of the cars and stars of 2022. The great folks from the fair will have food and beverages for sale to tide you over till your first order of the season of the best gravy fries in New England!

From there the drivers will make their way up the hill to get their first chance on the mighty Clay Oval in 2023 with a practice session from 2:00 to 4:00 for the car show attendees only.

After that it is the kickoff and first green flag of the Ridge’s 56th consecutive season of racing all with an Elms on site. The full card 99 ROCK weekly racing series of DIRTcar Sabil & Sons Sportsman Modifieds, DIRTcar Wells River Chevrolet Sportsman Coupes, DMA Midgets, High Country Dispensary Late Models, LaValley Building Supply Dirt Stocks, and the Woodsville Power Equipment Ridge Runners will be coming to their respective first green flags of the season, all sponsored by NAPA of Bradford FMS Auto Parts. The racing action is set to start at 5:00pm a bit earlier than our famous 6:00pm ish start time, or a little bit earlier based on track conditions.

Opening night general admission (front gate) ticket for adults &Seniors is $15.00, Teens with paying adult is $15.00, and children 11 and under with a paying adult is $2.00. Teens and children MUST be accompanied by a paying adult. Bear Ridge Speedway is more than proud to extend a Military Discount to our active-duty members at $5.00 off for those with a valid ID. The back gate (pit gate) ticket price for Bear Ridge Speedway and DIRTcar 2023 license holders is $30.00. Non-license holders are $35.00 (both prices include the front gate ticket.)

Don’t forget you will be able to hear all the highlights from the week before with April May and Butch and what is coming up every Friday morning from 6:30 to 7:00 on WYKR starting Friday April 29th.

Bear Ridge Speedway is an alcohol-free family friendly entertainment spot, with our goal to make each experience at the Ridge better than the last. We continue to offer the best source of good inexpensive high-quality entertainment for families. Visa and MasterCard are accepted. Racing begins at the famous “6:00-ish” start time starting Saturday May 6th.
Bear Ridge Speedway is located on Kidder Road in Bradford, VT, just off Exit 16 on Interstate 91. For more information, call (802) 222-4052 or visit Questions can be sent to Visa and Master card accepted


Contact: April May Preston-Elms                                                                               Email: