Food City Race Night & Tractor Show

Food City Race Night & Tractor Show

Knoxville Expo Center, Knoxville, TN Thursday, April 14, 2016, 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Food City Race Night features entertainment, free food sampling, show cars, racing simulators and special appearances by numerous NASCAR celebrities. Tickets are $5.00 at Food City or $6.00 at the door on the day of event.
Children 12 and under are admitted FREE. All proceeds from Food City Race Night will benefit local organizations. This year's charity is the East Tennessee Children's Hospital. Sponsored by WATE, Knoxville News Sentinel, and WIVK.

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Appearances and Autographs
*Driver's schedules are subject to change.
Trevor Bayne – driver of #6 Ford Roush Fenway
Aric Almirola – driver of the #43 Smithfield
Chris Lafferty  - truck series #89 Lafferty Motorsports
Justin Allgaier – driver of #7 Chevrolet for Jr. Motorsports
Dr. Jerry Punch – ESPN
Sam Bass – first Offical NASCAR Artist/Sam Bass Gallery
Emily Ann Roberts – Finalist on the Voice
Alan Van Why - #12A  I-75 Raceway
Blake Jones - #80 ARCA
Chad Finchum driver of the #39 Reynold Wrap/K&N Series
Brandon Morris - #43 Kart
Cindy Poore - #T6 Mini Stock 411 Speedway
Josh Henry - #300 Late Model 411 Speedway
Justin Overton - Classic 411 Speedway
Mack McCarter - #51 Late Model 411 Speedway
Skimp Henry - #25 Street Stock 411 Speedway
Terry Poore - #2 Sportsman 411 Speedway
Josh Fields - #11 Dirt
Brett Baer - #31 Mini Cup
Brian Voiles - #3 Super Modified
Azlinn Alder – 2016 Miss Food City
Paul Lewis - NASCAR Legend
Travis Tiller - NASCAR Legend
Brownie King - NASCAR Legend
David "Kid Smooth"  Kerr - #14 Dirt
Dillon Hodge - #17 Street Stock Kart & Lonesome Pine
Doug Oliver - Food City Service Truck
Emily Cook - #28 Mini Cup
George Lopata Jr. & Sr. - Forge Muscle Cars
Haley Baer - #24 Mini Cup
Harold Crook - 1957 Chevrolet Limited Late Model
James Kelso - #41 Dirt Late Model
Taylor Coffman- #30 Late Model
Jenna Herrmann - #7 Kart
Jim Fritz - Forge Muscle Cars
Jimmy Dalton - UMP Open Wheel
Jordan Horton - 56H Dirt
Justin Best - #16  I-75 Raceway
Kane Pelfrey - #01  I-75 Raceway
Kevin Wolfe - #17 Late Model
Kres VanDyke - Car
Larry and Austin Payne - Forge Muscle Cars
Lester Sexton - 1937 Chevy #1
Levi Herrmann - #03 Kart
Nick Bowling - #4  I-75 Raceway
Philip Thompson - #24 Dirt Oval Classic
Ruben Mayfield - #00  I-75 Racewayy
Tim Lopata - Forge Muscle Cars
William Foster - #88 & #08 Kart
Sammie Russell, Jr. - F4 Dirt Late Model
Bud Girls
411 Speedway Drivers
Tazwell Speedway Drivers

4:15-5:15pm Cody Shuler & Pine Mountain Railroad
5:30-6:00pm Welcome Ceremonies and Driver Introductions;
    MC- ESPN Dr. Jerry Punch and WATE Michael Spencer
6:30-7:30pm Matthew Hickey Band

Food Sampling
Armour Vienna Sausages, Brooks Beans, Busch (N/A), CAB Burgers served on Flowers Buns, Calbee/Snapea Crisps, Cheez-it Product, Cousin Willies Popcorn, Frito Lay Cheetos, Gurrnaid Energy Drink, Gwaltney Hotdogs served on Sara Lee Buns, Hype Energy Drink, Jack Links Beef Jerky, Kellogg's Pop Tarts, KIND Snacks, Lance Crackers, Cape Cod Chips, Snyders Pretzels, Mayfield Ice Cream Novelties, McCormick Grill Mate Seasoning Packets, Milo's Tea, Misty Mtn. Water, Mrs. Grissoms Salads, Old Milaukee (N/A), Pepsi Products, Planters Peanuts, Quaker Steak & Lube, Sandwich Creations, Snyder of Berlin Chips, Vietti Chili & Hotdog Sauce, Wise Potato Chips

Booths and Displays
Advo Care, American Home, American Red Cross, Auto Racing Out Reach, Belk-West Town, Boy Scouts, Dales Winning Edge, Dixie Stampede, Escape Game Knoxville, ESGR (Employer Support of Guards & Reserve), Family Ministries Foster Program, Harley Davidson of Knoxville, Honda, Yamaha & Suzuki of Knoxville, Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, Knoxville Ice Bears, Knoxville News Sentinel, Knoxville Zoo, Madaris and the Pink Panther, Media Registration, Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies, Sportz NASCAR Souvenirs, Susan G. Komen, Tennessee Donor Services, Victory Junction, WATE & Van, WIVK - prize wheel from 4-7

Show Vehicles & Other Attractions
#43 Smithfield, #5 Great Clips, #00 I-75 Raceway Ruben Mayfield, #01 I-75 Raceway - Kane Pelfrey, #03 Kart - Levi Herrmann, #04 I-75 Raceway - Nick Bowling, #12A I-75 Raceway Alan Van Why, #13 GEICO Show Car, #14 Dirt - David Kerr, #15 Kingsport Speedway - Kres Van Dyke, #16 I-75 Raceway – Justin Best, #16 Lilly Diabetes, #17 Late Model - Kevin Wolfe, #17 Street Stock & Lonesome Pine - Dillon Hodge, #24 Dirt Oval Classic - Philip Thompson, #24 Mini Cup - Haley Baer, #28 Mini Cup - Emily Cook, #3 Super Modified - Brian Voiles, #31 Mini Cup - Brett Baer, #41 Dirt Late Model - James Kelso, #43 Kart - Brandon Morris, #56H Dirt - Jordan Horton, #30 Late Model - Taylor Coffman, #7 Kart - Jenna Herrmann, #2 Sportsman 411 Speedway - Terry Poole, #25 Street Stock 411 Speedway - Skimp Henry, #300 Late Model 411 Speedway - Josh Henry, #51 Late Model 411 Speedway - Mack McCarter, #T6 Mini Stock 411 Speedway - Cindy Poore, Classic 411 Speedway - Justin Overton, #88 & #08 Kart - William Foster Jr., Supercross Bikes , 2 Harley Davidsons,  Dirt Bike and 2 Scooters, 5 I-75 Speedway Cars, 50 Antique Tractors, 6 411 Speedway Cars & Drivers, 7 Tazwell Speedway Cars & Drivers, 1937 Chevy #1 - Lester Sexton , 1957 Chevrolet - Harold Crook , 4 -Forge Muscle Cars-Tim Lopata and Merchandise, Bud Light Hummer and Clydesdales, Dixie Stampede Van, Food City Big Cart w/ Chromed Out Racing Tractor, Food City Cold Air Balloon, Food City Service Truck - Doug Oliver, Great Chip Chariy Cuts,  Hype Van, Mayfield Van, Planters NUTmobile, Ripley's Aquarium Van, TN Smokies Baseball Attraction, UPM Open Wheel - Jimmy Dalton, #88 Armour display featuring Camaro Show Car, Tire Change Simulator, Corn Hole Toss, Inflatable (40x70), F4 Dirt Late Model - Sammie Russell, Jr., AAA Service Truck - Assisting with Battery Boost, Spare Tire Installation, Lock Out

Commercial Characters
Dixie Stampede Show Characters, Food City CC Cookie, Knoxville Ice Bears Chilly, Pink Panther, Planters Peanut, Quaker Steak & Lube Coop, Ripleys Aquarium Sharky, Tennessee Smokies Slugger, TJ Clown, TN Donor Services Donorsaurus, TN Fair Jasper, WIVK - Frog