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Jan 16, 2014

NJMP To Host Daytona 500 Viewing Party Feb. 23 To Benefit Charity

Daytona 500 Party at NJMP to Benefit 7th Annual Coats for Kids Drive Sunday, February 23

Featuring $500 Purse Car Show and “Free Cruise Laps for Children’s Charities” on Thunderbolt Raceway

MILLVILLE, N.J. – The Green Flag Committee at New Jersey Motorsports Park is set to host its seventh annual Daytona 500 party to benefit its Green Flag Children’s Charities.

Doors to the Finish Line Pub, located at the heart of NJMP, will open for registration 11:00 a.m. The 56th running of the “Great American Race” will be shown on two big screen TVs, plus three big clubhouse HDTVs.

The race is scheduled to begin at 1:00 p.m.

Owners of custom, historic, and classic street cars are invited to bring their hot rod for a chance to win a $300 “Best of Show” cash prize! Second place will win $125, with third taking home $75.

Car show registration is $10.

Tickets for the party are $35 per person and includes complimentary soft drinks, the pub’s famous “Non-Stop” Daytona 500 buffet and free soft drinks. A cash bar will include draft beer specials and race track featured cocktails. Door Prizes, including race tickets, will be given throughout the day.

At 11:30 a.m., fans will have the opportunity take their own cars on Thunderbolt Raceway for a series of “Cruise Laps for Children’s Charities” until noon. There is no charge for the cruise laps. Donations for the charity will be accepted.

Tickets are available online at or by calling 856-327-7256.

For more information, please call 856-327-7201 or e-mail

The Green Flag Committee at NJMP is a NEW JERSEY NONPROFIT 501 (c) (3) Corporation, all contributions are fully tax deductible

Visit to learn more about the activities of the Green Flag Committee

About New Jersey Motorsports Park
Sitting on more than 500 acres in Millville, N.J., New Jersey Motorsports Park (NJMP) is nestled snugly in a beautifully forested region surrounded by scenic rivers and the nearby Delaware Bay. NJMP is conveniently located near Philadelphia, the Jersey Shore, New York and Baltimore, offering diverse and dynamic motorsports attractions. The park includes two world-class road courses, Thunderbolt and Lightning, a motorsports country club membership program known as the "Drivers Club,” the Finish Line Pub restaurant, and F1 New Jersey, one of the top karting facilities in the U.S. NJMP is a proud partner of Subaru of America, South Jersey Healthcare, and Tower Hospitality. For more information, visit or call (856) 327-8000. GPS Address: 8000 Dividing Creek Road, Millville, NJ 08332.