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Wiscasset Speedway To Celebrate 44 Years This Weekend

Wiscasset Speedway will present a special race program on Saturday, July 27, celebrating the 44th birthday of Maine's fastest track.

The race program will showcase all seven of the track's weekly divisions and other special ceremonies will take place to commemorate the occasion.

A special pre-race dedication ceremony, honoring track builder/founder Wilford Cronk takes place at 5 p.m. on the main grandstand side, followed by racing beginning at 5:30 p.m.

Following heat race action the track will hold a driver recognition ceremony on the track during intermission; spotlighting over 50 current and former champions and popular drivers who have contributed to Wiscasset's history.

The track will also honor its June Napa Auto Parts Driver of the Month.

To cap off the celebration, fans will be treated to a fireworks show at the end of the program.

Pit gate opens at 1:30 p.m.; grandstand gate at 3:30 p.m. and pre-race activities begin at 5 p.m. Admission is $5 for adults and children ages 7 and older and children ages 6 and younger are free. For more information, go to the track's website at

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