The Polls Are Open: Voting Begins for Richmond International Raceway's Signature BUBBA burger Contest
All NASCAR Nationwide Series Drivers Eligible to Enter One-of-a-Kind Challenge
Vote for your favorite flavor combination from the NASCAR Nationwide Series driver entries.
The polls are officially open for the Signature BUBBA burger® Contest—a unique challenge open to all NASCAR Nationwide Series drivers. Fans are encouraged to vote for their favorite BUBBA burger® creation at http://www.rir.com/Vanity-Pages/Signature-Burger.aspx . The winning driver wins a BUBBA burger® lunch for his entire team and will be recognized during pre-race ceremonies prior to the BUBBA burger 250 NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Richmond International Raceway on Friday night, April 30.
All NASCAR Nationwide Series drivers are invited to enter the contest by submitting their Signature BUBBA burger® creations to Richmond International Raceway. Contestants are asked to select their choice of BUBBA burger®, which includes: the Original, Reduced Fat, Certified Angus, Sweet Onion, Jalapeno, the Minis (BUBBA burger® sliders) and the brand new Turkey BUBBA burger®. Next, entrants choose any type of topping to create their “Signature BUBBA burger®.” Whether it’s the traditional ketchup and mustard or something unique like…peanut butter and pickles or grape jelly and scrambled eggs; combinations are only limited by the participants’ imaginations.
Here is a sample of the entries received thus far:
· Turkey BUBBA burger® topped with Celebrity Hot dog, potato chips, Celebrity homemade chili, two crumbled peanut butter cups, thick cheddar cheese on a wheat bun (Coleman Pressley)
· Two Original BUBBA burgers®, Swiss cheese, A-1 steak sauce, crushed saltines on a thin wheat bun (Justin Allgaier)
· "The Cheese's BUBBA burger": Certified Angus BUBBA burger®, Swiss, American and cheddar cheese, bacon, mayonnaise, ketchup (Trevor Bayne)
All of the entries can be seen at http://www.rir.com/Vanity-Pages/Signature-Burger.aspx and new creations will be added as they are received. Voting ends Monday, April 26. The top five vote-getters will be invited to participate in a final “Signature BUBBA burger®” Challenge at Richmond International Raceway on April 30. The burgers will be showcased for a panel of judges to taste and to determine the winner.
The BUBBA burger® has become America’s #1 selling branded frozen burger. The BUBBA burger® is designed to be cooked frozen. So whether you choose to grill it or cook them in a skillet they are “Simply Delicious.” Find them in your local grocer’s freezer! And remember, Bubba says, “You’ll Never Bite A Burger Better Than A Bubba!” For more information on BUBBA burger®, please visit www.bubba-burger.com or The Official BUBBA burger Fan Page on Facebook®.
NASCAR returns to Richmond International Raceway April 30-May 1 for a NASCAR Doubleheader Weekend. The two-day event begins on Friday, April 30, with Wawa Pole Qualifying and practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, NBC12 Pole Qualifying and practice for the NASCAR Nationwide Series and the BUBBA burger 250 NASCAR Nationwide Series race “under the lights” at 7:30 p.m. Tickets start at $30; children 12 and under are admitted free with a ticketed adult in general admission sections on Friday only.
Saturday, May 1 will feature the Crown Royal Presents The Heath Calhoun 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race, set for 7:30 p.m. “under the lights.” All of your favorite NASCAR Sprint Cup Series drivers will beat and bang for a night of old-school, short track racing, topping off two days of Racing Perfection. Tickets start at $40 and can be purchased by clicking here or calling 866-455-RACE (7223).
About Richmond International Raceway:
Richmond International Raceway, known as America’s Premier Short Track, offers great night racing action and a commitment to the fan experience. One of the most popular facilities among drivers and fans in all of motorsports, Richmond International Raceway annually hosts all of its major events, two NASCAR Doubleheader weekends featuring the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series and NASCAR Nationwide Series, under the lights on a ¾-mile D-Shaped oval. The unique layout traditionally produces exciting side-by-side racing, yet drivers reach high enough speeds for a superspeedway feel. Combined with first-class amenities and a focus on the fans, guests at Richmond International Raceway can expect to experience what “Racing Perfection” truly is. For tickets to events at Richmond International Raceway, call 866-455-RACE or visit www.rir.com online.