Memorial Day Classic Media Day

JOIN US FOR THE TRANS AM MEMORIAL DAY CLASSIC
MEDIA DAY at LIME ROCK PARK

Come out to the majestic hills of Northwest Connecticut & visit one of the most picturesque race tracks in North America as you get an insider’s preview to one of the most charming weekends in New England: MEMORIAL DAY CLASSIC held on May 24 - 27, 2019.

MEMORIAL DAY CLASSIC MEDIA AVAILABILITY:

➢DRIVER/TEAM LOAD-IN & PRESSER: Thursday, May 23, 2019, from 1p to 3p with 2pm PRESS CONFERENCE
➢EVENT WEEKEND: Friday, May 24, 2019 -  Monday, May 27, 2019 from 7a to 6p**
➢PHOTOGRPAHER MEETINGS: Friday at 9a, Saturday and Monday at 8am in the Media Center

*Media Hot Laps are available from 11a - NOON, the AUTOCROSS CHALLENGE will be available from 1p - 3p, a Lime Rock Media Credential  is NOT required to attend
**Media Credentials are Required (apply here in advance or during Media Day) 

MAY 23 MEDIA DAY OPPORTUNITIES

Drop in at your convenience between 1p - 3p or set up a time to come
➢PRESS CONFERENCE with Event Organizers, Drivers, Teams at 2pm in the Media Center
➢LOAD-IN DAY for Drivers and Teams - lots to film!
➢DISPLAY PHOTO SHOOT on the track at 6pm
➢MEDIA PARKING along the wall to the right of camping restrooms 

MEDIA RESOURCES

MEMORIAL DAY CLASSIC PRESS RELEASE
MEMORIAL DAY PRESS KIT
GENERAL PRESS KIT

STORY IDEAS

➢Trans Am Is Back At Lime Rock Park - More Powerful Cars Than Before
➢Meet Local Driver From Falls Village, CT 
➢How Trans Am Series Has Evolved Over The Years
➢55 Years Of The Mustang
➢Second Annual Farm-To-Track Picnic Using Local Farms
➢Tenth Annual Sunday Royals Car Show

EVENT WEEKEND - MEDIA

Friday, May 24 - Monday, May 27, 2019
➢Park Gates open at 7 a.m.
➢Media Center open 7 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. on Friday, Saturday and Monday; Closed on Sunday but open to public for Racing Viewing Party
➢Complimentary coffee, breakfast pastries and refreshments served in Media Center starting at 7 a.m.
➢Photographer Meeting in the Media Center (Infield Chalet) at 9a on Friday, 8a on Saturday and Monday
➢Media Credential Required. Obtain Credential by filling out CREDENTIAL FORM
➢Media Credential Pickup and Parking Passes available at Will Call booth upon entry. Parking attendents to direct you to Media Parking near Midway.
➢Credentialed Media use the far-left ticketing booth to enter the park.

Alternate Interviews & Live Shot Scheduling:
➢To schedule interviews and/or live shots outside of the scheduled Media Day, contact Marlane White, PR & Comm Mgr. at 860.435.5000 (o) 860.671.1342 (c) or via email at marlane@limerock.com

About Lime Rock Park:
Opened in 1957, Lime Rock Park is a historic automotive and entertainment venue located in Litchfield County, Conn. Along with hosting several televised spectator race weekends, Lime Rock is home to numerous special events, racing schools, driving schools, and the exclusive Lime Rock Drivers Club. Visit www.limerock.com or @limerockpark on social media for more information.

Contact:
Marlane White
​Lime Rock Park Public Relations & Communications Manager
860.435.5000 (o)
860.671.1342 (c) (text)
marlane@limerock.com

 

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