KWS Championship Weekend

2011 King of the West Golden State Sprint Car Series

By Gary Thomas

You are cordially invited to be a part of the Crowning of the King during Championship Weekend. The King of the West Sprint Car Series is proud to announce its association with Jackson Rancheria Hotel and Casino for the hosting of the event. Friday November 9 and Saturday November 10, 2012 are the dates to remember.

NOVEMBER 9, 2012 – Fan appreciation, Legends Night and Press Reception – 6:30pm till 10:30pm

Tickets are $20

This will be a special night featuring photo opportunities with your favorite drivers from past & present. You can hang out with the members of the crews and the staff of KWS. Appetizers, no host bar and entertainment will be provided with the cost of the ticket. PLUS, each ticket will be placed in a drawing to win “A Day in a Sprint Car” for one lucky Fan. The winner will be suited up and get to feel the power of a real Sprint Car.

NOVEMBER 10, 2012 – The Championship Car Show, Model Car Show and Toy Drive – 9am till 3pm

Classic cars, hot rods, custom, vintage race cars, specialty cars, and much, much more.

NOVEMBER 10, 2012 – The King’s Banquet – 5pm till 11pm

Tickets are $55

The highlight of the year, the culmination of the series, the Crowning of the King. The drivers, teams and those involved with bringing KWS to you are honored at this event. Dinner, guest speakers, highlight films and live entertainment are all included in the ticket price. Seating is extremely limited. Fans are encouraged to attend what will be a very fun night paying honor to those that participated in KWS this season.

To reserve tickets for the Friday night Fan Fest on November 9 and Saturday’s King’s Banquet on November 10 please contact the King of the West office at (707) 374-2222 and ask for Gary Thomas. Or stop in and see us at 200 Highway 12, Rio Vista, CA 94571.

To reserve rooms for the weekend contact the Jackson Rancheria Casino Resort at (209) 223-1677. More info on the Jackson Rancheria can be found online at

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