East Coast Snocross Tickets Going on Sale

*** Airborne Press ***

Plattsburgh, NY – Tickets for the East Coast Snocross snowmobile races sponsored by Akwesasne Mohawk Casino January 8-9, 2011 at the Crete Memorial Civic Center, go on sale December 1 event promoter Airborne Speedway announced today.

Tickets can be purchased at two Plattsburgh locations – Della Motorsports near the intersection of Rte 3 and Rte 190 and Aaron’s on 327 Cornelia St. Single day ($15) and two-day ($25) tickets will be available. Free admission for children ages 7 and under. Della Motorsports and Casella Waste Management are co-sponsoring the event.

The East Coast Snocross Series, presented by Woody’s Traction and Control and Amsoil, is the largest regional racing series in the nation. It is expected to draw more than 300 top-flight racers from New England, New York, Pennsylvania and Quebec.

Racers will compete in Pro Stock, Pro Am, Pro Open and Semi Pro classes on a winding course with large jumps constructed adjacent to the Crete facility. If necessary, snow will trucked in or made on site. “One way or another, promoter Mike Perrotte has assured me we will have snow,” Mayor Donald Kasprzak said.

Sam Rogers, an X games medalist and Rave-X team member from Colorado will perform a back flip during a high-flying freestyle program in addition to the racing schedule.

“We wanted to make tickets available in time for holiday shoppers,” Perrotte said. “This is a major touring event with a lot of quality race teams and many types of vendors.”

Vendor space in the Crete Memorial Civic Center is available – contact Airborne Speedway 518-561-3208.

Contact: Tom Herzog @(802) 882-8131