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HVRHS Graduation At Lime Rock Park

On Sunday, June 21, the Housatonic Valley Regional High School (HVRHS) Class of 2020 held its graduation ceremony at Lime Rock Park. More than 100 cars lined the track's Front Straight and Pit Lane for this extra special occassion.

This "fast lane" commencement allowed each student and one of their guests to listen to the graduation speeches from their own vehicles -- a safety precaution in light of COVID-19. Each car was spaced out along the racetrack’s famous Front Straight and Pit Lane.

Rotary Postpones Annual Fireworks Display Until October

 
June 12, 2020—The Salisbury Rotary Club’s annual Independence Day fireworks fundraiser has been postponed until Saturday, Oct. 10, 2020, with a rain date of Sunday, Oct. 11.

Given the current guidelines and associated limitations regarding public events of this type, Rotary Club and Lime Rock officials have agreed that it is in the best interest for all involved to postpone the event until later in the year.

New Driving Program Gives You A Taste Of Lime Rock

There's a new driving program at Lime Rock Park that's not only fun and educational, but puts safety first! Oh and best yet, it not only allows you to drive our exciting Autocross, but it gets you on to the track's iconic 1.5-mile road course. That's right, both tracks in one session.

It's a "taste of Lime Rock" and that's why the newly launched program is fittingly called Track Tapas Day. It offers a little bit of everything!

SCCA New England Regionals Postponed Until 2021

(May 27, 2020)—The Sports Car Club of America (SCCA) and Lime Rock Park have agreed to postpone SCCA’s New England Regionals originally scheduled for June 12-13, 2020. The amateur racing event is rescheduled for 2021 with a pending date of June 11-12, 2021. 

Given the current guidelines and associated limitations regarding public events of this type, Lime Rock Park and series officials have agreed that it is in the best interest for all involved to postpone the event until next year. Current ticket purchases will be valid for the 2021 event date.

Now Open To Private Track Rentals Only

MAY 22, 2020—Lime Rock Park has reopened in a limited capacity for private track rentals effective May 22nd as part of Reopen Connecticut’s Phase 1 initiative. Lime Rock remains closed to the general public and on-track activity will be limited to practicing only and no spectators under these initial rules. Specific operating procedures that exceed Connecticut Department of Economic and Community Development and the Torrington Area Health District rules for reopening have been implemented and Lime Rock will continue to update these protocols in accordance to State guidelines.

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