Midway Blue Set to Perform Pre-race Concert Prior to Too Tough To Tame 200
DARLINGTON, S.C. (Aug. 5, 2010) – Local rock group Midway Blue has signed on to perform a pre-race concert prior to the Too Tough To Tame 200 at Darlington Raceway on August 14.
After first coming together in late 2008, Midway Blue began touring throughout South Carolina and recently won the top prize on the SPEED program Fast Track To Fame.
“The whole group is very excited to be a part of the festivities at Darlington Raceway,” said lead vocalist Warren Stone. “Darlington is our home track and it’s going to be very special to perform for a home crowd before such a big event.”
“We are really excited to have Midway Blue perform a pre-race concert for our fans,” said Darlington Raceway President, Chris Browning. “All of the individuals in this group are very talented and I know they will get the crowd excited for the Too Tough To Tame 200.”
The pre-race concert is free of charge and will begin at 6:00 pm and will take place on the driver introduction stage at the start finish line.
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Darlington Raceway, or the track “Too Tough To Tame” as it is known to many, is where the purest of NASCAR competition meets true southern hospitality. A NASCAR staple since 1950, Darlington Raceway has seen some of motorsports most talented drivers thunder to Gatorade Victory Lane. In 2010, NASCAR’s stars returned to battle the track “Too Tough To Tame” in the Sprint Cup Series SHOWTIME Southern 500® and Nationwide Series Royal Purple 200 Presented by O’Reilly Auto Parts. The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series will also make a stop at Darlington for the first time since the 2004 season.
Don’t miss any of the paint-scraping action at Darlington Raceway in 2010. The Camping World Truck Series will make its return to Darlington Raceway for first time since 2004 on August 14 for the Too Tough To Tame 200. The Darlington Historic Racing Festival will make its return on September 24-26. The three-day festival will feature the cars and stars that made motorsports the spectacle it is today. Tickets for both events are on-sale now. Tickets can be purchased by calling the Darlington Raceway ticket office at 866-459-RACE or online at http://www.darlingtonraceway.com/tickets/.
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