SPRINGFIELD — Motorcycle racing fans will have a chance to cheer for their favorite stars of the AMA Pro Flat Track motorcycle racing series Aug. 29-31 at the Illinois State Fairgrounds.
Considered to be one of the fastest dirt tracks in the country, the one-mile track at the Illinois State Fairgrounds offers flag-to-flag excitement, fast-paced action and thrills. The Labor Day weekend series is a Grand National Main Event, sanctioned by the American Motorcycle Association and sponsored by the Illinois Motorcycle Dealers Association.
The schedule for the weekend is:
• Aug. 29 — Amateur Short Track.
• Aug. 30 — AMA All-Star Short Track.
• Aug. 31 — AMA Pro Mile.
Tickets to the event are available by calling the Illinois Motorcycle Dealers Association at 217-753-8866 or www.illinoismda.com.