Delaware State Police 40th annual Camp Barnes Benefit Stock Car Race

DELMAR - The 40th Annual Camp Barnes Benefit Stock Car Race will be held at the Delaware International Speedway in Delmar on Tuesday. Gates open at 4 p.m. and racing begins at 7 p.m.

This year's event will feature competitors from New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Maryland, and Delaware who will compete for prize money of more than $35,000. Big Block Modifieds, Super Late Models, TSS Modifieds, Crate Late Model, Modified Lites, Little Lincoln and Delmarva Chargers will compete in more than 100 laps of feature racing in their respective classes.

Returning this year will be the Camp Barnes Shootout which will include the top 5 feature finishers in the Big Block Modifieds and the Super Late models. They will compete in a twelve lap shootout for bragging rights and prize money.

In addition, making the racing more exciting for the fans and more competitive for the drivers, a $40 per lap leader bonus will be paid to all feature events.

Beginning at 4 p.m. will be the first ever "Fan Zone," which will include activities and vendors including, Monster Truck Rides, Silent Auction, HP1 1/5 Scale Baja remote control car speedway, Cornhole tournament and activities for the kids.

Tickets to the event are available at the speedway's ticket booth the night of the event. Spectator tickets are $17 and pit tickets are $27. Children under 10 accompanied by parent or guardian are admitted free to spectator seating.

For additional information, call Det. Jeff Hudson or Det. Keith Collins at 856-5850 ext. 346, or