Schedule set for visiting divisions and sponsors for the 56TH consecutive season of racing

Schedule set for visiting divisions and sponsors for the 56TH consecutive season of racing

Schedule set for visiting divisions and sponsors for the 56TH consecutive season of racing

 For Immediate Release                                                                                                                                                                      BRS-031223-1

Bear Ridge Speedway is working to finalize the lineup of events for their 56th year of consecutive racing.  In addition to spotlighting the 56th consecutive season of action at the Ridge. Management knows without the banner line-up of events and sponsors this wouldn’t be happening. The Ridge continues to be the best source of great inexpensive high-quality entertainment for families. What makes for great entertainment? Some of the best drivers in New England, fierce competition, the best track food going, and all your friends!

The 2023 season schedule for the visiting divisions Granite State Mini Sprints (GSMS) and 360 Sprint Cars consists of eleven visits between the two divisions to the Ridge. The GSMS will be on site six times with their first appearance scheduled for May 13, sponsored by Forwards Garage & Plumbing LLC’s. As always we are very happy to have a strong working relationship with Troy Boissoneau the current Club organizer for the Granite State Mini Sprints and are glad, we are able to have the 500 and 600 cc’s competing with us on a regular basis. The 360 Sprint Cars will be at the docket five times as well with their first event scheduled for May27th, sponsored by 95.3 & 107.1 the Wolf.

Opening night, our 56th consecutive, of the Ridge will be hosted once again by our longtime supporter Mike Olsen of FMS NAPA Auto Parts of Bradford which is set for May 6th, 2023. The opening night lineup will include our six regular racing divisions: the DIRTcar Sabil & Sons Sportsman Modifieds; the Wells River Chevrolet Sportsman Coupes; the USAC DMA Midgets; the High Country Late Models, the LaValley Building Supply Dirt Stockers and the Woodsville Power Equipment Ridge Runners, opening night sets the stage for the season being one of the four nights scheduled as double points for each division.

Also returning in 2023 will be the Joe Mama’s Sporting Goods 4/6 Cylinder Enduro Series competing monthly on the last Saturday, their first event is scheduled for May 27th our Memorial Day remembrance of lost friends sponsored by 95.3 & 107.1 The Wolf. The Sting Vintage Race Cars Buster Kathan 13 Lap Semi Feature events will also be scheduled throughout the season, rotating throughout each of the regular divisions, affording drivers an opportunity to perhaps take home a triple crown for the night.

Our Season pass application form is available online at our website. There are several different options available. Check out our website for all the details.

2023 driver and crew membership applications are now available on the website. To be eligible for the Bear Ridge Speedway points fund, and recognized at the annual awards banquet, drivers must hold a 2023 Bear Ridge Speedway or DIRTcar license, compete in the required number of events, and run on track designated tires as indicated in the rule book.

The price of a regular show general admission (front gate) ticket remains the same for adults (ages 17 to 61) $12.00 a person and children 11 and under $2.00. Seniors 62 and older is $10.00, and Teens 12 to 16 is $10.00 with a paying adult. Military Discounts are available 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 is $35.00 (both prices include the front gate ticket.)

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 every Saturday starting in May thru September.

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:

Phone: (802) 222-4052