The stars and cars that will be competing in the 49th Annual Snowball Derby at Five Flags Speedway are beginning to arrive in Pensacola, Florida for the biggest week in short track racing. With that, media coverage of the year’s most prestigious Super Late Model event begins Monday night at 6 p.m. CT/7 p.m. ET with Five Flag Speedway’s hour-long Snowball Derby preview on BLAB TV.
Steve Stokes hosts “In the Groove” on BLAB TV every Monday night in Pensacola, Florida. He will be joined by Tim Bryant, the promoter of Five Flags Speedway and the Snowball Derby, as well as other stars in short track racing.
Bob Dillner, motorsports broadcaster and Speed51.com owner, will join the duo on the program to discuss the week-long spectacle and Speed51.com’s exciting announcement that all of the action can be seen on 51 TV.
Grant Enfinger will join Stokes, Bryant and Dillner on the show. The 2015 ARCA Racing Series champion is making his 12th Snowball Derby attempt. Enfinger has finished second twice in the Snowball Derby, and is still seeking his first Tom Dawson Trophy.
The live broadcast of the show can be watched live on your local cable system if you’re in the Gulf Coast region or online at www.blabtv.com for those outside of the region.
The 49th Annual Snowball Derby weekend kicks off on Wednesday, November 30 with the Cat Country/WEAR TV3 Green Flag Pit Party and Qualifying Order Draw Down.
Thursday, December 1 will see the Super Late Models take to the track for the first official Snowball Derby practice. The night will be highlighted by a 30-lap race for the Butler U-Pull-It Bombers and a 50-lap event for the Dock on the Beach Sportsmen division.
The top Snowball Derby starting spots will be set on Friday, December 2 during NASH FM 102.7 Pole Night. The Faith Chapel Super Stocks and the Modifieds will each run 50-lap features.
The Pro Late Models take center stage on Saturday, December 3 for the Allen Turner Hyundai Snowflake 100. The 50-lap Last Chance Qualifier for the Snowball Derby and a 50-lap feature for the Beef O’Brady’s Pro Truck division will also run on Saturday night.
Then on Sunday, December 4 the green flag will fly over the 49th Annual Snowball Derby. The 300-lap race will begin at 2 p.m. CT.
For more information on the 49th Annual Snowball Derby weekend at Five Flags Speedway, visit www.snowballderby.com. All media credential requests and inquiries for the Snowball Derby can be sent to Pat Bryant at [email protected]
Race fans unable to make their way to Pensacola, Florida during Snowball Derby week will be able to watch all of the racing action live on Speed51.com. Four-day video tickets are now available at a savings of $20. Visit Speed51.com today for more information.