May 24 – Today is the Indianapolis 500! Although there isn’t indy racing in New Jersey anymore, there are plenty of other racetracks.
At the Island Dragway in Great Meadows, NJ they have drag racing every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from March to November. Call for more information about racing hours at 908-637-6060.
The New Egypt Speedway located in New Egypt, NJ is a half-mile oval race track. Every Saturday night from April to October about 150 race cars compete. For more information call 609-758-1900.
Located in Bridgeport, NJ the Bridgeport Speedway offers micro sprints, demolition derbies, outlaw stocks, and much more. It is known as “The Fastest Dirt Track in the East.” Call for schedule information at 856-467-4408.