RACERS REUNION BANQUET 2019at PCS Productions on 11/9/2019 at 2:00 PM
Join race fans, drivers and crew members as we celebrate the history of racing. Afternoon activities include Bench Racing, Silent Auction, Autograph Session & Special Presentations. There will be numerous tables covered with photo albums, scrapbooks and other racing memorabilia plus vintage race cars, motorcycles and a model car contest.
Make plans to be in Irving, Texas on November 9, 2019, as we gather to explore Racing History with special guests Aaron Shelby, Bill Werner, and Josh Shaw.
The all-day pass includes presentations about the amazing career of Carroll Shelby as told by his grandson, Aaron Shelby. Very special guest Bill Werner will discuss his involvement with Harley-Davidson since 1966 and his 13 Grand National Championships as a tuner. Josh Shaw will walk us through the fascinating Evolution of the Sprint Car.
The all-day pass gives participants a chance to experience the best Vintage Racing event in America and see a group of beautiful vintage race cars, motorcycles, and memorabilia on display. In addition to the three presentations included with the tickets are dinner, and an autograph session.
2:00 PM – Bench Racing, Silent Auction & Special Presentations
3:15 PM – The Evolution of the Sprint Car
4:30 PM – Autograph Session
5:30 PM – Dinner & Feature Presentations – special guest Bill Werner & Aaron Shelby
The purpose of the Racers Reunion Banquet is to celebrate the history of American racing by honoring the people, places that made it great. This is accomplished by historians giving in-depth, detailed presentations, drivers/riders participating in question & answer sessions, and fellow drivers/riders and owners highlighting favorable stories.
Past Topics have featured Mike Curb; Harry Miller; Sam Nunis; Bobby Unser; JC Agajanian; George Follmer – Road Racing Ace; Ted Johnson and the World of Outlaws; Lloyd Ruby; Frank Kurtis and Kurtis-Kraft; Blue Max Racing; Bobby Langley; Denny Moore - The Zink Mechanic; Johnny Rutherford; 100-year Celebration of the Indy 500; Emmett Hahn; The Journeyman - Buddy Cagle; Jim McElreath; Bill White and Gordon Woolley, Greatest Midget Car Drivers and the History of Quarter Midgets.
Past Participants have included Mike Curb, Bobby Unser, Donald Davidson, Johnny Rutherford, Jim McElreath, Al Unser, Jim Hall, Cary Agajanian, George Follmer, Brady Bacon, Buddy Cagle, Bill Jones, Emmett Hahn, Sleepy Tripp, Mel Kenyon, Kevin Olson, Gordon Woolley, Paul Page, Bob Baker, Shane Carson, Arlen Kurtis, Smiley Sitton, Raymond Beadle, Ed Justice Jr., Doris Schindler, Jerry Wilson & Bob Mays.
Location is in the Los Colinas area of Irving, Texas. Indoor 9,000 sq. ft. sound stage with professional lighting and a stage for the speakers. 10-12 historic race cars on display. Seating for 180-200 banquet style.
Individual Racers Reunion Banquet tickets for $40 each will go on sale August 30. You do not want to miss the exciting program on tap for 2019! Reserved tickets are required and must be purchased by the November 1 deadline.
Saturday, November 9, 2019
Event Categories: Racing
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