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.
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.
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!
The annual Round Hill Highland Games, originally scheduled for Sunday, June 28, 2020, has been postponed until 2021.
According to organizers, the event has a tentative date for Sunday, June 27,2021.
It's always been important for us here at Lime Rock to partner with upstanding companies. One of our partners, Thule is just that. Thule provides vehicle racks and storage carries and uses Lime Rock Park as an equipment testing site.
It's time for a little shop talk? What to get dad for Father's Day?
This extra-special day is Sunday, June 21. Coming up fast, but you've still got time to gift him the ultimate reward. Frankly, this year has been crazy and he needs a good ole' fashioned pick-me-up or even a chance to get out of the house!
(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.
Statement from Lime Rock Park President Skip Barber regarding the May 22, 2020, Connecticut Supreme Court Decision:
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.