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Thu., Aug. 13, 2009, 6:30 p.m.

Jon & Kate Plus 8 Night at Skagit Speedway

 (The Spokesman-Review)
(The Spokesman-Review)

Skagit Speedway will ensure the ultimate fun for "Jon & Kate Plus 8 Night" families by banning all paparazzi and tabloid reporters from the facility for the evening.

Courtesy: Seth Sands, Skagit Speedwway Media Relations

ALGER, Wash. - August 13, 2009 - Local families will invade Skagit Speedway
this Saturday for the first ever "Jon & Kate Plus 8" family night. Admission
will feature a special, two adults and eight kid family pass for $35. All
four divisions of the Foothills Toyota Tundra Racing Series will be in
action during the evening.

Skagit Speedway will ensure the ultimate fun for "Jon & Kate Plus 8 Night"
families by banning all paparazzi and tabloid reporters from the facility
for the evening.

Families are encouraged to video their own reality show at the event and
upload their experience to YouTube. Links to their show can be emailed from
www.skagitspeedway.com The winning video family will be named Skagit
Speedway's official celebrity family for 2009.

All four divisions will take to the track for points Saturday. After a fast
track last week Nick Engberg will look for win number two in the Associated
Asphalt 410 Sprint car division. Budweiser 360's are back after their
success at the Bob's Burgers and Brew 360 Nationals looking to catch point's
leader Brock Lemley.

Cook Road Shell Sportsman drivers and Outlaw Hornet pilots will also be in
action as drivers look for wins as the season heads towards the championship
stretch.

Saturday events start at 7pm. Adult admission is $13; kids under the age of
6 are free. A special "Jon & Kate Plus 8" family pass is available for $35
and includes two adults and eight kids under the age of 15.

Tickets for the World of Outlaws weekend September 3-5 are on sale now by
calling the ticket center 360-724-3567. The weekend starts up Thursday night
September 3, when DIRTcar Late Models hit the track for the first time ever.
The weekend continues Friday and Saturday with the Sprint Cars of the World
of Outlaws.

For more information about Skagit Speedway upcoming events, promotions and
competition news visit www.skagitspeedway.com or contact the events hotline
at 360-724-3567.




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