61st Annual Eastern States Weekend 2022 |
October 21 - 23, 2022

The tradition continues. Orange County Fair Speedway is happy to announce the 61st running of the Eastern States 200 on October 20-23. The ES 200 is the oldest Modified Stock Car race in the USA! The action will include the Big Block Modifieds, Small Block Modifieds, Crate Sportsman, Street Stock and Pro Stock divisions.

 

2022 EASTERN STATE WEEKEND SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

THURSDAY - OCT. 20

12-8 PM - Campers allowed into Fairgrounds, Gate 9.

1 PM - Pit Gate pens for Big Blocks. No 358's or Sportsman.

2PM - 7PM - Race Car Inspection on Pit Road Available

FRIDAY - OCT. 21

Pit Gates - 8:00AM | Drive-In Gate - 8:00PM | Grandstand Gate - 10:00AM

8:00 AM Pit Gate Opens. Big Blocks & STSS Race Cars only

8:00 AM Drive-in Gate Opens

8:30 Race Car Inspections

10:00 Grandstands Gates Open


10:00 Modified Time Trial Draw Begins

12:00 Drivers Meeting

12:45 Modified Stage to Pit Road

1:00 PM Modified Hot Laps

Street Stock Hot Laps

Modified Time Trials Top 6 Lock In
Modified Heats (6 More Lock In)

Street Stock Heats

Modified Race for the Pole - 12 Laps

4:00 BREAK
4:30 STSS Load In

STSS Hot Laps
7:00 PM Opening Ceremonies
STSS Qualifying Heats
STSS Last Chance Qualifier

Eastern States Race for the Champiions 20 Laps

ROC Victory Lane

Northeast Auto Parts Group Street Stock ESW 20 Lap Championship

Street Stock Victory Lane

STSS Feature Event 50 Laps

STSS Victory Lane Trackside

ALL RACE TEAMS MUST LEAVE THE PITS

SATURDAY - OCT. 22

Pit Gates - 8:00AM | Drive-In Gate - 9:00PM | Grandstand Gate - 10:00AM

8:00 AM Pit Gate Opens 358 & Sportsman
8:30 Race Car Inspection on Pit Road

9:00 AM Drive In Gates Open

10:00 AM Grandstands Gate Opens

10:00 AM 358 Modified & Sportsman Time Trial Draw Begins

12:00 PM Drivers Meeting

Sportsman Stage to Pit Road

Sportsman Hot Laps (3 Groups)

Sportsman Group Time Trials

358's Hot Laps

358's Time trials

Sportsman Heats

358 Heats

Sportsman Last Chance Qualifiers

358 Last Chance Qualifiers

Opening Ceremonies / National Anthem

Sportsman Eastern States 50 Lap Championship

Sportsman Victory Lane Trackside

358 Drivers Intro

358 Eastern States 100 Lap Championship

Eastern States 100 Victory Lane

Bonfire Behind 31st Lap

ALL RACE TEAMS MUST LEAVE THE PITS

NEW YEAR'S EVE PARTY @ 31ST LAP

 

SUNDAY - OCT. 23

Pit Gates - 8:00AM | Drive-In Gate - 9:00PM | Grandstand Gate - 10:00AM

8:00 AM Pit Gate Opens Modifieds & Pro Stocks

8:30 AM Race Car Inspection on Pit Road

9:00 AM Qualified Modifieds Move To Front Row

9:00 AM Drive-in Gates Open

10:00 AM Grandstands Gates Open

11:30 Autograph Session, Qualified Drivers Front of Grandstands

12:45 Mandatory Modified Drivers Meeting at Pit Stewards Stand

12:55 Mandatory Pro Stock Drivers Meeting

1:00 Modified Hot Laps NON Qualified Cars

Pro stock Timed Hot Laps (Groups)

Modified Hot Laps for Qualified Cars

Pro stock heats

Modified Last Chance Qualifier 15 Laps

Opening Ceremonies

Pro Stock Feature - 25 Laps

Pro Stock Victory Lane Trackside

Pre Race Line up Photo Opt

Driver Introductions

61st Annual Eastern States 200

Victory Lane Top 3