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March 22, 2016
Darrell Waltrip is Back for Race Fever!!!
Hosting 2016 Race Fever event at Talladega Superspeedway
TALLADEGA, AL – Darrell Waltrip has announced he will host the 2016 RACE FEVER FAN FRENZY, Alabama Institute for Deaf and Blind’s (AIDB) annual fundraising event on April 29 at the FOX Sports 1 Dome at the International Motorsports Hall of Fame, located outside of Talladega Superspeedway. A fan favorite, Waltrip leads the list of NASCAR drivers and celebrities who will bring fast fun and action to the 31st annual event. He is a three-time former NASCAR Winston Cup Champion, 1989 Daytona 500 winner, current broadcast celebrity and 2011 NASCAR Hall of Fame inductee. Waltrip returns for his eighth year hosting ‘Dega’s Ultimate Party with a Purpose.
“Race Fever is an annual part of their Talladega race weekend and drivers take time out of their schedules to support AIDB,” says Waltrip. “It’s a great event and I am excited to be a part of it and could not be more proud of the support from Talladega Superspeedway, NASCAR and the entire racing community. This is my eighth year hosting – I wouldn’t miss it!”
This fast-paced event features an all-you-can-eat barbecue dinner by long-time supporter Williamson Brothers Bar-B-Q, a massive Silent Auction filled with unique racing memorabilia and other great items, an incredible Live Auction with once-in-a-lifetime race experiences, plus the chance to see and meet dozens of NASCAR Sprint Cup, NASCAR XFINITY and ARCA drivers! Steve Post from Motor Racing Network (MRN) will be on-hand to interview drivers live on-stage.
Early driver commitments include Ray Black Jr., Jeffrey Earnhardt, Brendan Gaughan, Brandon Jones, Ryan Reed, and more confirming daily! Check www.RaceFever.org for updates.
Race fans from all over the world will converge on the FOX Sports 1 Dome at the International Motorsports Hall of Fame, located outside of Talladega Superspeedway, on Friday, April 29, at Talladega Superspeedway for Race Fever 2016. Event tickets are $50 or buy a table for 8 for $375. Tickets are available online at www.RaceFever.org or by calling (256) 761-3369.