Fort Worth and Dallas area tracks and dragways. If the forecast calls for inclement weather, check the track Web sites or call the track to make sure the racing is still on schedule:
Cowtown Speedway (Kennedale)
Sept. 12 (Saturday): 9/11 Memorial featuring fireworks and a video presentation; LSDCC.com Dwarf Cars, Cowtown Modifieds ($2,000 to win), plus regular schedule of Limited Modifieds, Winged 600s, Street Stocks and Bombers
Schedule: Grandstands open at 5 p.m.; racing starts at 7 p.m.
Tickets: $15 for adults; $5 for ages 6-11; $2 for ages 3-5; children under 3 are free with adult ticket. Tickets can be purchased in advance at the track Web site at no additional cost.
More info: www.cowtownspeedway.com
Heart O’ Texas Speedway (Elm Mott)
Sept. 11-12 (Friday-Saturday): Fifth annual IMCA Southern SportMod Nationals ($2,000 to win)
Friday’s classes: IMCA Southern SportMod Nationals, plus heats and features for Brazos Mini Sprints, Pure Stocks, Cruisers, Junior Mini Stocks and Texas Twisters
Saturday’s classes: IMCA Southern SportMod Nationals, plus Sprint Series of Texas and Junior Mini Stock Young Gun Shootout
Schedule: Gates open at 6 p.m., racing begins at 8 p.m. both days
Tickets: $12 for adults; $10 for seniors (age 60 and above) and students (12 and over or college ID); $3 for children 6-11; children under 6 are free; $25 for pit passes
More info: www.heartotexspeedway.com
Kennedale Speedway Park
Sept. 12 (Saturday): No racing scheduled. Racing resumes Sept. 19 with a full program, plus trailer races and 600 Mini Sprints
More info: www.kennedalespeedwayprk.com
281 Speedway (Stephenville)
Sept. 12 (Saturday): No racing scheduled. Racing resumes Sept. 19 with a full program, plus Dwarf Cars
More info: www.281speedway.com
Sept. 11 (Friday): No racing scheduled. Racing resumes Sept. 19 with the VDTRA Short Track Nationals (dirt bikes).
More info: www.boydraceway.net
Sept. 12 (Saturday): No racing scheduled. The track will host a Monster Truck event on Sept. 22-23.
More info: www.abilenespeedway.com
Phone: 325-692-8800 or 325-537-4494
Devils Bowl Speedway (Mesquite)
Sept. 12 (Saturday): No racing scheduled. The track will host the 36th annual O’Reilly Winter Nationals (ASCS Outlaw Sprints) on Oct. 16-17.
More info: www.devilsbowl.com
Red River Speedway (Wichita Falls)
Sept. 12 (Saturday): No racing scheduled. The track will host the Texas Truck and Tractor Pullers Association season finals on Sept. 18-19.
More info: www.redriverspeedway.net
Texas Raceway (Kennedale)
Sept. 11 (Friday): Outlaw Top Sportsman; Fun and Grudge
Sept. 12 (Saturday): Motorcycle Mania (bikes of all types)
Sept. 13 (Sunday): Run What You Brung
More info: www.texasraceway.com
Phone: 817-483-0356, metro 817-572-3580
North Star Dragway (Denton)
Sept. 11 (Friday): Fun and Grudge
Sept. 12 (Saturday): Junior Dragsters, Summit ET Points Series No. 13
More info: www.northstar-dragway.com
Texas Motorplex (Ennis)
Sept. 11-13 (Friday-Sunday): No racing scheduled. The track will host the 24th annual O’Reilly Super Start Batteries NHRA Fall Nationals on Sept. 24-27.
More info: www.texasmotorplex.com
Dallas Raceway (Crandall)
Sept. 11 (Friday): Texas Outlaw Backhalf, Test and Tune
Sept. 12 (Saturday): Top Sportsman; Test and Tune
Sept. 13 (Sunday): Fun and Grudge; Motor Madness
More info: www.dallasraceway.com/index.html