Eastern Museum of Motor Racing
2012 Spring Opening and Phase IV Grand Opening Celebration
Saturday, March 31st and Sunday, April 1st
EMMR Open 9 am to 5 pm both days
Schedule of Events Saturday, March 31st
9:00 am Museum opens
10:00 am Opening comments from MC’s Wayne Harper & Dave Hare
10:10 am Invocation by EMMR Chaplain Rev. Richard Wolfe
10:15 am Kickoff interview with special guest Doug Wolfgang
11:15 am Ribbon Cutting of EMMR Phase IV addition
11:30 am Comments from special guests Pennsylvania Senator Rich Alloway Latimore Township Supervisor Dan Worley Rich Eichelberger from Lobar Construction Keynote speaker Bruce Larson – NHRA Funny Car National Champion and International Drag Racing Hall of Fame Inductee
12:00 pm Lunch
1:00 pm Dedication of drag racing area with MC George Nye, unveiling of “Grumpy” Jenkins and Ronnie Sox displays with special guests Bill “Grumpy” Jenkins and Mrs. Ronnie Sox
1:30 pm Comments from Lynn Paxton – EMMR President
2:15 pm Round table discussions with noted guests including Bruce Larson, Doug Wolfgang, Van May, Darwin Doll, Greg Hodnett, George Nye, Grumpy Jenkins, Lee Stauffer, Jimmy Maguire, Ken Brenn and others.
Memorabilia auction for EMMR museum expansion
Schedule of Events Sunday, April 1
10 am Museum opens
Noon Autographs – Round table discussions with MC’s George Nye, Wayne Harper and Dave Hare.
Noted guests include Bruce Larson, Bud Faubel, Jere Stahl, Bob Harrop, Gary Wolford, Doug Wolfgang, Bob Sholly, John Mackison Sr., John Mackison, Jr. Davey Brown, Sr. and others.
2 pm Vintage Drag Car Cackling Thunder (weather permitting)