Danica Patrick, driver of the #7 for JR Motorsports in the Nationwide Series is asking parents to create Facebook videos featuring their child’s Victory Lane celebration suggestions should she take the checkered flag for Kentucky Speedway’s 300-mile NASCAR Nationwide Series race on Sept. 22.
Families that the create winning video from the newborn to 7 and 8-14 age groups will be invited to meet Patrick at Kentucky Speedway on race day.
Parents can enter by uploading videos no longer than three minutes in length to their personal Facebook page and tagging @DanicaPatrick, @JRMotorsports and @KentuckySpeedway. Videos must be uploaded by midnight on Monday, Sept. 10, 2012. Complete rules are available by clicking www.kentuckyspeedway.com/DanicaRules.
Patrick fans also are able save more than 30 percent when they purchase two Sept. 22 Kentucky 300 race tickets for $77. Fans will receive the special price when they visit www.kentuckyspeedway.com/Danica and enter the word “Victory” in the password box provided. Tickets also can be purchased by phone at (859) 578-2300.
“This is a great and fun way families can call on their collective creativity to meet one of NASCAR’s most recognizable and popular personalities before cheering her on in our Kentucky 300. We’re very interested to see all creative ideas that children dream up,” Kentucky Speedway General Manager Mark Simendinger said.
Specially-priced seats will be located in Rows 11-22 in Grandstand 2 on the Turn 1 side of the flagstand or Grandstand 5 on the Turn 4 side of the flagstand.
Kentucky Speedway’s event weekend opens Friday, Sept. 21 with a 201-mile NASCAR Camping World Truck Series battle.
(Kentucky Speedway | Press Release )