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Mercer
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Fan Info

To provide quality short track auto racing and entertainment in a family atmosphere.

3/8-mile slightly banked clay oval located at the former Mercer County Fairgrounds that dates back into the 1800s.  Track itself is considered to be one of the oldest in America.  First official auto race held on July 26, 1951.

  • Big Block Modifieds
  • Fastrak Limited Modifieds
  • RaceSaver 305 Sprints
  • Mini Stocks

Two buildings housing VIPs.  One, which was built in 2001, is 96’x12’ with seven central air conditioned suites and also houses the new men’s restrooms built in 2004.  The second is 60’ x 12’ and houses the track office and the women’s restrooms below along with the announcing tower, scoring tower, and three additional suites above.  There are two concession areas in the grandstand area plus a pit concession.  Spectator viewing includes aluminum grandstands, lawn, and 40 drive-in viewing spots.  There is pit parking for over 230 race cars, three-phase electric throughout the facility, and a state-of-the-art Daktronics LED scoreboard.

Full concessions featuring a variety of reasonably-priced items.  Spectators permitted to bring their own food and beverage items into the facility (No glass containers).  Coolers permitted, but must fit easily into foot areas and may not occupy a spectator seat.

Free parking.  Special handicap parking areas available.

Is permitted outside the grounds in the grassy areas.  There are no hook-ups.

Pets MUST be on a leash and MUST be cleaned up after – NO EXCEPTIONS.

Those 17 and under must sign the Parental Consent, Release & Waiver of Liability, Assumption of Risk, & Indemnity Agreement at each race event with their parent or legal guardian and be supervised at all times or risk being asked to leave the pit area.

Owner: Edward Michaels

Office Manager: Kat Hairhoger

Operations Manager: Jim Miller

Phone: 724-662-1310

Email: michaelsmercerraceway@gmail.com

Mailing:

PO Box 1, Mercer, PA 16137

Physical Address:

553 Fairground Rd, Mercer, PA 16137

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