Tickets on sale for 2009 Golden State Challenge Series Awards Banquet

From Bill Sullivan, Media Release from Handy Racing Promotions, Inc.

OROVILLE, CA – Drivers from the 2009 Golden State Challenge Sprint Car Series season will gather at the elegant Cascade Showroom at Feather Falls Casino in Oroville on Saturday, January 23 as Handy Racing Promotions Incorporated presents the annual awards banquet for California’s top venue for 410 cubic in winged sprint cars.

Tickets are now on sale for the formal affair through the track business office at (916) 969-7484. Admission to the event is $45 this year. Tickets include an excellent dinner prepared by the top chefs of Feather Falls Casino and an evening of socializing and recognition for the many drivers that drove their way to the top during the recent racing season.

The menu for the upcoming awards banquet will include the following: Appetizers will consist of Italian Salami Cornucopias, deviled eggs and tortilla pinwheels. Salad selections will consist of Green Salad, Caesar Salad and Pasta Primavera. Side dishes include Rice Pilaf and Au Gratin Potatoes. Entrees include Chicken Marsala, Burgundy Sirloin Tips and Meat Lasagna. A prime rib carving station will be an added attraction. The dinner portion of the program will conclude with dessert features the Chef’s choice of cake.

In addition to the recognition of the top drivers from the series, the Rookie of the Year will be announced during the evening and several sponsors and special contributors to the racing community will be recognized.

Seating is limited to the January 23rd event so reservations must be made in advance to insure admission and seating arrangements. There will be no admission at the door without prior reservations and all reservations must be received by January 18th. Tables in the showroom seat eight people each and all efforts will be made to seat race teams and their guests accordingly as requested. Lodging is also available at The Lodge at Feather Falls by calling 530-533-3885.