Results tagged with 'union grove'
Published May 16, 2015
The Memorial Weekend Classic returns to Great Lakes Dragaway in Union Grove next weekend. The event will include the standard races as well as a free kids' carnival called "Leroy Butler Day at the Races" on Sunday. The carnival takes place from 1 to 5 p.m. and Butler will be there promoting his anti-bullying campaign.
Published March 21, 2012
"Sunday, Sunday, Sunday - and Saturday, too!" The Great Lakes Dragaway is one of the most well-known race tracks in the country. Started in 1955 by "Broadway" Bob Metzler, the one-quarter-mile drag strip continues today under the guidance of Randy Henning.
Published Sept. 4, 2009
After a full day of racing in Union Grove on Saturday, a line of Favre jerseys will be strung behind the starting line. Then, Great Lakes Dragaway staff will set them aflame with a 300 mph jet car!