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Treasure Valley motor sports calendar: Friday, June 17

Kim Parker of Puyallup, Wash., is driving her flamed “Hell on Wheels” Mustang at the Fox Hunt this weekend at Firebird Raceway. She is a former track record holder.
Kim Parker of Puyallup, Wash., is driving her flamed “Hell on Wheels” Mustang at the Fox Hunt this weekend at Firebird Raceway. She is a former track record holder. Provided by Firebird Raceway

FIREBIRD RACEWAY (DRAG RACING)

FRIDAY & SATURDAY

What: The 39th annual Little Caesars Pizza Great American Fox Hunt presented by Bronco Motors featuring Jet Funny Cars, BB/Funny Cars, the “Outlaw” Wheelstander and Gold Cup races

When: Gates open at 2 p.m. (Friday) and 1 p.m. (Saturday). Racing begins at 6:30 p.m. each night

Admission (each day): $20 men, $5 children ages 6-12 and free for children 5 and younger. Ladies free on tower side, or $10 for a pit pass

Location: Five miles north of Highway 44 on Highway 16, about 10 minutes northwest of Eagle

Web: firebirdonline.com

MERIDIAN SPEEDWAY (OVAL RACING)

SATURDAY

What: NAPA Auto Parts Treasure Valley 125 for Late Models, plus NWAAS Modifieds, Mini Stocks, High School Tuners, Rookie Hornets and Spectator Drags

When: Gates open at 4 p.m., qualifying begins at 5 p.m. and racing starts at 6:30 p.m.

Admission: $10.50 adults, $8 seniors/military, $6.50 children ages 7-11 and free for children 6 and younger. Family passes (two adults and up to four children ages 7-11) are $30

Location: 335 S. Main St., Meridian

Web: meridianspeed way.com

SANDHOLLOW RACEWAY PARK

SATURDAY & SUNDAY

What: Xtreme Cup featuring Outlaw Kart and Midget racing

When: Spectator gates open at 11 a.m. each day. Racing starts at 1 p.m. Saturday and noon Sunday.

Admission (each day): $8 adults, $6 seniors and children ages 6-14. Free for children 5 and younger

Location: 10 miles west of Caldwell, take I-84 exit 17

Web: facebook.com/racesrp

Nitro Circus comes to Boise

Travis Pastrana’s Nitro Circus Live tour hits Memorial Stadium for a 7 p.m. show Saturday. The event includes some of the top extreme athletes in the world, freestyle motocross and BMX action up to 50 feet in the air. The price range for tickets is $19 to $79, plus fees. Information available at boisehawks.com and nitrocircus.com.

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