Press Release –
Saturday, February 27 Event Expected to Draw Up To 100 Racers
The public is invited to see a premier snow cross event at Turtle Creek Casino & Hotel near Traverse City, Mich., on Saturday, February 27. The event will be part of the 2010 Michigan Snow X Series.
Gates will open at 8am and racing will begin at 9:30am and go until approximately 3-5pm. Admission tickets will be available at the gate on the day of the event. Admission is $10 per person.
Each person with a paid admission will receive a wristband for entrance as well as (1) $15 E-Credit Offer (towards casino slot play) – 18 years & older only and (1) Two for One Coupon towards Season’s Buffet. Children 6 years & under are admitted free of charge.
A Food & Beverage Tent will be open on the grounds from 9am until racing ends. In addition, the following specials for overnight lodging are being offered:
Turtle Creek Casino & Hotel: $79 per room, per night Grand Traverse Resort & Spa: $79 per room, per night in the Hotel, plus 8% tax and $9.95 nightly resort fee. (Rate does not include rooms in the Tower.)
In addition, plan on meeting the Jagermeister girls for a limited appearance at this outdoor event.
Race Day Notes:
* Pits open: 6am
* Practice: 8-9am
* Time Trials: 9:30am to approximately Noon
* Heats (5-10 laps): Noon to approximately 3-5pm
* Up to 20 categories of racing competition
* Anticipated 80-100 individual racers
* Children’s races run first
* Sponsors include WKLT, WTCM and Classic Motor Sports
After race excitement includes great grand prize giveaways in Turtle Creek Casino & Hotel. Guests may pick up one free entry per person to win the following prizes:
6:30pm: $250 Cold Hard Cash
7:30pm: $1,000 Certificate to Classic Motor Sports
8:30pm: 2010 Polaris Dragon-120 (Kids Snowmobile)
Friday & Saturday on the Casino Floor: 3Rd & Soul Friday in Level 3 Lounge: DJ Ricky T Saturday in Level 3 Lounge: Tim Wire Band
For lodging reservations and additional information, call 800-922-2WIN or visit www.turtlecreekcasino.com.