Awards Ceremony and Banquet Set For January 19; Enduro January 5

Mercer, PA (November 15, 2012): The onset of chilly weather reminds us all that two favorite events of the Mercer Raceway Park season are soon upon us. The annual awards ceremony and banquet will be held on Saturday evening, January 19, 2013. Plus, entries are still still being taken for the Jack Frost 150 Enduro, which will take place on Saturday afternoon, January 5, 2013. Mark your calendars and contact the track office now for further details.

Once again, the banquet will be held at the Normandy Banquet Center, in nearby Hermitage, PA. Receiving the accolades will be the champions in the six divisions that make up the exciting Saturday Night Live! racing programs: Eric “Turkey” Williams in the Luxaire Heating & Cooling Sprint Cars; Rob Curtis in the Approved Toilet Rentals 358 Modifieds; “Smokin” Joe McEwen in the Ti22 Performance Outlaw Sprint Warriors; “Trusty” Rusty Moore in the Precise Racing Products Stock Cars; Mark Marcucci in the Big Daddy’s Speed Center/Rock Concrete Modified Lites; and Steve Longwell, Jr. in the Mini Stocks.

After a sumptuous buffet and the awards ceremonies, the racers and race fans can dance the night away. It’s a great opportunity to meet your favorite drivers in a fun setting! Tickets are just $30, which includes dinner, beer and other refreshments. A cash bar will be available for other adult beverages.

Please contact the track office at 724-699-1260 or 724-347-5016 to obtain your tickets. Or, you can reserve your seat by mailing a completed registration form to the track office at P.O. Box 577, Mercer, PA 16137. Remember that all tickets must be purchased in advance, as there will be no ticket sales at the door. The deadline is January 14, 2013.

About Mercer Raceway Park: Mercer Raceway Park is a 3/8-mile dirt track located minutes from both Interstate 79 and 80 just off Route 19 on Fairground Road in Mercer, Pa. Dirt track racing and quality family entertainment are presented weekly from late March through late September. For more information, check out,, or

The 2012 Awards Banquet

The management of Mercer Raceway Park invites you to
The 2012 Awards Banquet

The annual event will take place on Saturday, January 19, 2013 and will again be held at the Normandy Banquet Center/Hickory VFW at 5550 East State St. (Route 62) in Hermitage, PA.

Please join us for this special night to remember the 2012 season!!
Happy Hour: 5:30-6:30 p.m.
Buffet Dinner: 6:30 p.m.

After dinner, the awards ceremony, music & dancing will follow.

Tickets are $30.00 per person, which includes buffet dinner, dessert, beer and pop. Mixed drinks are not included. Please note: The driver or a representative must attend the banquet to receive their point fund money. Persons accepting awards MUST WEAR A SUIT OR SPORTS JACKET. Casual dress for all others, NO T-SHIRTS! Deadline for tickets is Tuesday, January 14, 2013. No tickets will be sold at the door!

Please mail the completed registration to Mercer Raceway Park, P.O. Box 577, Mercer, PA 16137. For additional information please call the office at 724-699-1260 or 724-347-5016.

2012 MRP Awards Banquet registration