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Special Motorsports Event - Jet Cars And More At MIR Labor Day Bash


Millington, Aug. 25, 2012) – Memphis International Raceway is the place to be Labor Day Weekend. The only place you will see the Fastest Monster Truck in the World, head to head Jet Funny Cars, drag racing monster trucks, extreme bracket racing plus Iron Man Competition, live music, kid’s pit party and more is at Memphis International Raceway – Where the Racing Rocks. “Labor Day is a special time for families so we at MIR decided to plan an exciting weekend of action-packed entertainment the whole family will enjoy,” said Pam Kendrick, Vice President and General Manager of Memphis International Raceway.

For the race enthusiasts in the family, the Labor Day Bracket Bash begins on Friday, August 31st including IHRA Iron Man Classic Awards in all classes, racer pit party, live band and more. Seventh Sundown will perform on Friday night from 10:00 PM – 12:00 AM during the pit party. Gates open at 4:00 PM, time trails begin at 6:00 PM. Bracket racing action continues on Saturday, when the class winners face off to be named “King of the Track.” On Saturday, gates open at noon and time trials begin at 1:00 PM.

For the Monster Truck and Jet Car lovers in the family, Saturday, September 1st, will feature Randy Moore driving the Fastest Monster Truck in the World. War Wizard, Prowler and Predator will be on site to challenge Extreme Overkill Monster Truck and its title on the historic drag strip at Memphis International Raceway. Two jet cars, Gojo and Top Secret will be on hand for a battle of the 300 MPH jet cars. Saturday’s Pit Party will begin at 5:30 PM and will include a DJ and Kid’s Dance Party, Face painting, balloon animals, Monster Truck Rides and more. All of this action packed entertainment on Friday and Saturday leads up to the Monster Truck Mania Freestyle and car – crushing finale Saturday evening.

Don’t miss out on the mid-South’s biggest Monster Truck Mania Event of the year Labor Day Weekend at Memphis International Raceway. For more information visit, call 901-969-7223 or like us on Facebook at