The third annual Stampede of Pace will as soon as once more combine Texas traditions with music and motorsports from October 6-15 on the famed Texas Motorplex, culminating with the thirty eighth annual NHRA Texas Fall Nationals, October 12-15. Spotlight nation music with a two-day live performance, bull driving, drag racing, BBQ and a few of the greatest personalities in drag racing the ten-day occasion will entertain followers from throughout the nation whereas additionally giving again to the native and regional neighborhood by way of quite a few charitable endeavors.
“We begin the Stampede of Pace with one in all Texas’ most conventional occasions a cattle drive by way of historic downtown Waxahachie at excessive midday on Friday after which cap the day with one of the distinctive motorsports exhibits within the nation, the Scott Palmer Nitro Aspect Present,” mentioned Christie Meyer Johnson, Texas Motorplex co-owner. “The Nitro Aspect Present brings all kinds of high-powered race vehicles to the monitor in head-to-head match races that drag racing followers don’t see wherever else. We even have followers from throughout the area donate meals to the Race to Feed the End Line which helps the meals banks in Waxahachie and Ennis, our two largest neighboring cities.”
Situated in the course of Ellis County and constructing on one of many state’s strongest rivalries between Ennis and Waxahachie, Texas Motorplex is driving consciousness about meals insecurity with the Race to Feed the End Line. Followers who carry a canned and/or non-perishable meals merchandise to the Texas Motorplex will obtain $10 off admission to the Nitro Aspect Present. Followers will probably be making their donation in assist of both Ennis or Waxahachie with the respective metropolis’s meals financial institution, Serving to Palms of Ennis or Waxahachie Care, receiving the meals donations. The town that receives probably the most particular person merchandise donations will probably be named winner of the inaugural Race to Feed the End Line with each metropolis’s meals banks receiving signage on the monitor for one 12 months in addition to brand placement on Texasmotorplex.com. The meals and any money donations will probably be cut up evenly between Serving to Palms of Ennis and Waxahachie Care.
“We’re so grateful for the Texas Motorplex and all our race followers for supporting our communities and offering a lot wanted meals objects to our households. This assist will enable us to fulfill a rising want in our space, and for that we are saying a heartfelt thanks. We’re very appreciative of the Texas Motorplex for placing this occasion collectively.” mentioned Wade Holman, Waxahachie Care Operations Director. “This will probably be an ideal alternative earlier than the vacation season for the neighborhood to assist Waxahachie Care and see a enjoyable occasion.”
Gates open at 6 p.m. for the Nitro Aspect Present with followers being handled to high-horsepower exhibition runs and races at 7:15 p.m. and 9:25 p.m. In between these two exhibits the on-track motion will embody the wildly well-liked Small Tire Shootout and Fan Engagement actions. The night will probably be capped with an incredible jet automotive exhibition.
For extra data on Serving to Palms of Ennis go to https://www. helpinghandsofennis.org/ and for data on how one can assist Waxahachie Care go to https://www.waxahachiecare. org/ . To buy tickets for any of the over a dozen Stampede of Pace occasions go to www.stampedeofspeed.com.