Race fans and race teams can find pertinent information about the Summer Showdown at Evergreen Speedway (WA) in 51’s Fast Facts below. 


Date: June 29 – 30


Track: Evergreen Speedway (5/8-mile paved oval)


Location: 14405 179th Ave SE, Monroe, WA, 98272


Sanction: Evergreen Speedway


Distance: 200 laps


General Admission Tickets:

Friday – Adults: $15, Seniors (62+) and Youth (11-17):  $10

Saturday – Adults: $30, Seniors (62+): $20, Youth: (11-17): $10

Friday/Saturday Combo – Adults: $35, Seniors (62+): $30, Youth (11-17): $15

Military & Kids 10 and Under Free Both Days


Reserved Tickets:

Saturday Only – $35 (All Ages)

Friday/Saturday Combo – $40 (All Ages)

VIP Tickets – $70


Media coverage: Speed51.com will be on location throughout the week offering live Trackside Now coverage for those who can’t make it to Monroe, Washington.


Websites: www.evergreenspeedway.com


Track phone: (360) 805-6100


Notes: Saturday’s race will be the seventh running of the Summer Showdown at Evergreen Speedway. In the six previous runnings, no driver has won the race more than once.  Preston Peltier, the defending winner of the race, will attempt to become the first two-time and back-to-back winner of the race.  Texas driver Chris Davidson will be making the trip to Washington for the second straight year.  Current SPEARS SRL Southwest Tour Series points leader Jeremy Doss will be making his first Summer Showdown start since 2015.  Buddy Shepherd will be behind the wheel of the Campbell Motorsports Super Late Model normally piloted by Derek Thorn. Northwest stars (and brother) Tayler Riddle and Owen Riddle we be a pair of drivers to keep an eye on.  A pair of Kulwicki Driver Development Program drivers — Molly Helmuth and Brittney Zamora — will be chasing the $25,000 top prize this weekend. Joe Constance, the owner of JOES Racing Products, will be making his return behind the wheel after an offseason karting accident.  Northwest racing legend Garrett Evans will be making a rare start behind the wheel of the No. 64 this weekend.


Last Year’s Winner: Preston Peltier


Previous Open Wheel Wednesday / Modified Madness Winners: 

2017 – Preston Peltier

2016 – Tayler Riddle

2015 – Bubba Pollard

2014 – Cameron Hayley

2013 – Jay Sauls

2012 – Pete Harding


Purse:  $25,000 to win


Expected Entry List (As of June 25): 

00 Naima Lang Lynnwood WA
1 Mitch Kleyn Quincy WA
3 Wyatt Gardner Lake Stevens WA
5 Garret Archer Maple Valley WA
5j Jan Evans East Wenatchee WA
08 Greg Scott Snohomish WA
08x Jace Hansen Denver CO
10 Owen Riddle Naches WA
12b Willie Allen Bon Aqua TN
12c Chad Fitzpatrick Lake Stevens WA
12 Trenton Moriarity Monroe WA
14 Chris Davidson Pearland TX
14c Brandon Carlson Victoria BC
15 Tayler Riddle Naches WA
16 Dan Moore Snohomish WA
20 Andy Sole San Tan Valley AZ
20s Jay Sauls Puyallup WA
22 Lex Johnson Monroe WA
22e Chris Eggleston Denver CO
22L John Lathrop Jr. Puyallup, WA
24 Roger Drake Arlington, WA
26 John Newhouse Twin Falls ID
27 Gracin Raz Lake Oswego OR
30 Tyler Baker Richmond BC
31 Jesse Jensen Snohomish, WA
32 Mike Holden Snohomish WA
35t Robb Touchette Lake Stevens WA
35 Brian Cottrell Monroe WA
39 Pete Harding Surrey BC
43s Buddy Shepherd
48 Preston Peltier Brighton CO
48t Tanner Holm Monroe WA
48v Eddie Vecchiarelli Brighton CO
52 Brittney Zamora Kennewick WA
64 Garrett Evans East Wenatchee WA
65 Tyler Tanner Auburn WA
70 Jeff Knight Monroe WA
75 Jeremy Doss Upperlake CA
78 Joe Constance Snohomish WA
89 Doni Wanat Woodinville WA
90 Molly Helmuth Seattle WA
98 Greg Bennett Seattle WA

Event Schedule:

Thursday, June 28

8:30 a.m. – Registration & Check-In Opens

9 a.m. – Back Gate Open

1 p.m. – Mandatory Pit Meeting

3 p.m. – Practice Begins

7 p.m. – Practice Ends

7:30 p.m. – Racer & Crew Appreciation Dinner

8 p.m. – Qualifying Pill Draw (Under Grandstands)

9 p.m. – Facility Closes


Friday, June 29

8 a.m. – Registration Opens

8:30 a.m. – Back Gate Opens

10:30 a.m. – Late Model Drivers and Spotters Meeting

11 a.m. – Mini Stock Pit Meeting

11 a.m. – Super Late Model Practice

12 p.m. – Track Crossing

12:10 p.m. – Mini Stock Practice

12:30 p.m. – Columbia River Legends Practice

12:50 p.m. – SLM Qualifying Tires Released

12:50 p.m. – Track Crossing

1:10 p.m. – SLM Practice

2 p.m. – Track Crossing

2:30 p.m. – Columbia River Legends Practice

2:45 p.m. – Summer Showdown Qualifying Tech Opens

2:50 p.m. – Track Cold. Track Crossing.

4:30 p.m. – Super Late Model Qualifying

To Follow – Columbia River Legends Qualifying

5:45 p.m. – Driver Meet & Greet in the Grandstands

6:30 p.m. – Opening Ceremonies

Mini Stock Main Event (50 laps)

Legends Main Event (50 laps)

Super Late Model Qualifying Heats (25 laps)


Saturday, June 30
8:30 a.m. – Registration Opens

9 a.m. – Back Gate Opens

10 a.m. – Brief Late Model Drivers Meeting

10:30 a.m. – Street Stock Drivers Meeting

11 a.m. – Super Late Model Practice

12:30 p.m. – Track Crossing

12:40 p.m. – Columbia River Legends Practice

1:10 p.m. – Street Stock Practice

1:40 p.m. – Track Crossing & SLM Tires Released

2 p.m. – Summer Showdown Tech Opens

2 p.m. – Columbia River Legends Qualifying

3 p.m. – Drivers and Spotters Meeting at Flag Stand

4 p.m. – Last Chance Qualifier (50 laps)

5 p.m. – Legends Main Event (50 laps)

5:45 p.m. – Street Stock Main Event (50 laps)

6:30 p.m. – Opening Ceremonies

7 p.m. – Summer Showdown 200


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Fast Facts: Summer Showdown at Evergreen Speedway (WA)