2019 GATEWAY MOTORSPORTS PARK DRAG STRIP SCHEDULE

Updated: April 15, 2019

Please note: This schedule is subject to change due to bad weather and added or moved dates.

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Link to article: 2019 NHRA license requirements for all racers faster than 9.99 seconds http://www.wwtraceway.com/2019-nhra-license-requirements-for-racers-faster-than-9-99-seconds/

April

17 (Wednesday) Test ‘n’ Tune session (This event was added April 15). INFO: CLICK HERE

19 (Friday) — Ranken Technical College Presents Midnight Madness fueled by NOS Energy Drink No. 2 and Sharks at the Strip presented by Mirror Finish   INFO: CLICK HERE

20 (Saturday) — Drift STL (special events lot)  INFO: CLICK HERE

25 (Thursday) — Professional team testing

26 (Friday) — Midwest Pro Mod, PSCA qualifying, Super Chevy Show Test ‘n’ Tune

27 (Saturday) — Midwest Pro Mod, PSCA eliminations, Super Chevy Show time trial and bonus race, Super Chevy Show Car Show — EVENT INFO: CLICK HERE   CAR SHOW INFO: CLICK HERE

28 (Sunday) — Super Chevy Show drag racing finals, Bracket Battle of the Brands

 

May

1 (Wednesday) – Wide Open Wednesday presented by AAA Insurance

3 (Friday) — Ranken Technical College Presents Midnight Madness fueled by NOS Energy Drink No. 3 and Sharks at the Strip presented by Mirror Finish   INFO: CLICK HERE

4 (Saturday) — Closed for swap meet set-up

5 (Sunday) — Model T Swap Meet  INFO: CLICK HERE

8 (Wednesday) – Wide Open Wednesday presented by AAA Insurance

10 (Friday) – St. Louis Nostalgia Rendezvous time trials and qualifying (drag racing only)

11 (Saturday) – 6th annual St. Louis Nostalgia Rendezvous: nostalgia drag racing, rockabilly bands, pin-up contest, traditional hot rod custom car cruise INFO: CLICK HERE

16 (Thursday) — NMRA Test ‘n’ Tune

17-19 (Friday, Saturday, Sunday) – Inaugural NMRA Gateway Rumble INFO: CLICK HERE

22 (Wednesday) – Wide Open Wednesday presented by AAA Insurance

24 (Friday) — VP Racing Lubricants Mid-America Super Car Showdown No. 2, open Test ‘n’ Tune

25 (Saturday) — Gateway Bracket Series race No. 4, Jr. Dragsters

26 (Sunday) — Gateway Bracket Series race No. 5, Jr. Dragsters; Cars & Coffee St. Louis

29 (Wednesday) – Wide Open Wednesday presented by AAA Insurance

31 (Friday) — Ranken Technical College Presents Midnight Madness fueled by NOS Energy Drink No. 4 and Sharks at the Strip presented by Mirror Finish   INFO: CLICK HERE

June

1 (Saturday) — Street Car Takeover   INFO: CLICK HERE

2 (Sunday) — NASA Autocross

5 (Wednesday) — Wide Open Wednesday presented by AAA Insurance

7-9 (Friday, Saturday, Sunday) – NHDRO   INFO: CLICK HERE

11 (Tuesday) $10 Tuesday — Street-Driven Drags

14-15 (Friday, Saturday) — Street Outlaws No-prep Kings  TICKETS, INFO: CLICK HERE

Closed June 17-25 for NASCAR

23 (Sunday) — SCCA Solo

26 (Wednesday) – Wide Open Wednesday presented by AAA Insurance

28 (Friday) — Ranken Technical College Presents Midnight Madness fueled by NOS Energy Drink No. 5 and Sharks at the Strip presented by Mirror Finish   INFO: CLICK HERE

29 (Saturday) — American Car Enthusiast Show

30 (Sunday) — Import Alliance

 

July

3 (Wednesday) – Wide Open Wednesday presented by AAA Insurance

5 (Friday) — Gateway Bracket Series race No. 6, Jr. Dragsters

6 (Saturday) — Gateway Bracket Series race No. 7, Jr. Dragsters

7 (Sunday) — STL Summer Showdown: Car and bike Show, grudge, race and sound competitions

13-14 (Saturday, Sunday) — FM3 Autocross (special events lot)

17 (Wednesday) — Wide-Open Wednesday presented by AAA Insurance

19 (Friday) — Ranken Technical College Presents Midnight Madness fueled by NOS Energy Drink No. 6 and Sharks at the Strip presented by Mirror Finish   INFO: CLICK HERE

20 (Saturday) — Gateway Bracket Series race No. 8, Jr. Dragsters — late-night special

24 (Wednesday) — Wide-Open Wednesday presented by AAA Insurance

26 (Friday) — VP Racing Lubricants Mid-America Super Car Showdown No. 3, open Test ‘n’ Tune

27 (Saturday) — Gateway Bracket Series race No. 9, Jr. Dragsters — late-night special

28 (Sunday) — SCCA Solo

30 (Tuesday) — $10 Tuesday –Street-Driven Drags

 

August

1 (Thursday) – Midwest Pro Mod and Street Car Super Nationals test session and qualifying

2 (Friday) — Summer Speed Spectacular presented by Mirror Finish qualifying (Midwest Pro Mod, SCSN, NDRL)

3 (Saturday) — Summer Speed Spectacular presented by Mirror Finish eliminations (Midwest Pro Mod, SCSN, NDRL)

Closed August 5-11 for Formula Drift

14 (Wednesday) – Wide Open Wednesday presented by AAA Insurance

16 (Friday) — Ranken Technical College Presents Midnight Madness fueled by NOS Energy Drink No. 7 and Sharks at the Strip presented by Mirror Finish   INFO: CLICK HERE

17 (Saturday) – TBA

18 (Sunday) — RWRE Pure Speed Drag Racing Experience and Exotics (drag strip and motorcycle pit area) and NASA Autocross (events lot)

Closed August 19-29 for INDYCAR

30 (Friday) — VP Racing Lubricants Mid-America Super Car Showdown No. 4 and open Test ‘n’ Tune

31 (Saturday) — Focus Fest and Gateway Bracket Series race No. 10, King of the Track Qualifier, Jr. Dragsters

 

September

1 (Sunday) — Gateway Bracket Series race No. 11, Memorial Race, Cars & Coffee St. Louis, King of the Track, Jr. Dragsters

4 (Wednesday) – Wide Open Wednesday presented by AAA Insurance

6 (Friday) — Ranken Technical College Presents Midnight Madness fueled by NOS Energy Drink No. 8 and Sharks at the Strip presented by Mirror Finish   INFO: CLICK HERE

7 (Saturday) – UBDRA Day 1

8 (Sunday) — UBDRA Black Sunday

11 (Wednesday) – Wide Open Wednesday presented by AAA Insurance

13-14 (Friday, Saturday) — Monster Muscle Car

15 (Sunday) — Import Face-off

18 (Wednesday) – Wide Open Wednesday presented by AAA Insurance

20 (Friday) — Midwest Jr. Dragster Super Series Test ‘n’ Tune

21-22 (Saturday, Sunday) — Midwest Jr. Dragster Super Series   INFO: CLICK HERE

27-29 (Friday, Saturday, Sunday — AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals (NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series national event and Countdown to the Championship race) INFO: CLICK HERE

30 (Monday) — Professional team testing

October

3 (Thursday) — NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series test session

4 (Friday) — NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series qualifying

5-6 (Saturday, Sunday) — NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series

9 (Wednesday) — Wide-Open Wednesday presented by AAA Insurance

11 (Friday) — Ranken Technical College Presents Midnight Madness fueled by NOS Energy Drink No. 9 and Sharks at the Strip presented by Mirror Finish   INFO: CLICK HERE

12 (Saturday) – VP Racing Lubricants Mid-America Heads-up Showdown No. 5

13 (Sunday) – SCCA Solo

16 (Wednesday) – Wide Open Wednesday presented by AAA Insurance

18 (Friday) — Fall Bracket Special ($2,500 to win)

19 (Saturday) — NHRA All-Access Challenge Bracket Race ($5,000 to win)

20 (Sunday) — Fall Final Bracket Race ($2,500 to win)

23 (Wednesday) – Wide Open Wednesday presented by AAA Insurance

25 (Friday) — VP Racing Lubricants Mid America Super Car Showdown No. 6

26 (Saturday) — TBA (muscle car heads-up event)

 27 (Sunday) — SCCA Solo

November

1 (Friday) – Ranken Technical College Presents Midnight Madness fueled by NOS Energy Drink No. 10 and Sharks at the Strip presented by Mirror Finish   INFO: CLICK HERE

3 (Sunday) — SCCA Solo

10 (Sunday) — NASA Autocross

 

SCHEDULE SUBJECT TO CHANGE

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About Gateway Motorsports Park

Gateway Motorsports Park is the home of INDYCAR, NASCAR and NHRA racing in the St. Louis region. Located just five minutes from downtown St. Louis and covering more than 340 acres, Gateway Motorsports Park is the largest outdoor entertainment facility in the area. Gateway Motorsports Park’s facilities include a 1/4-mile drag strip, 1.25-mile superspeedway, 1.6-mile road course, a state-of-the-art karting facility and a 14-acre, multi-purpose dirt off-road venue. Gateway Motorsports Park was the recipient of the 2017 Outstanding Facility of the Year Award from the Race Track Business Conference and the 2017 Spirit of St. Louis Award from St. Louis Attractions Association.