2021 Event Schedule

Friday, September 24th

Pit Gates: 1:00 pm

Draw Begins: 3:30 pm

Draw Ends: 5:15 pm

Drivers Meeting: 5:15 pm

Timed Hot Laps at: 6:00 pm
• Sportsman
• Late Model
• Canadian Modified

Heats start at: 7:00 pm

• Mini Stock Duel in the Dirt
$500 To Win; $50 To Start - 20 Laps

• Canadian Mod / UMP Challenge HEATS and Dash Event

• Eastern Ontario Vintage Stock Cars
$100.00 Each - 20 Laps

• DIRTcar Sportsman Series
$1,200 To Win; $100 To Start- 30 Laps

• Northeast Late Model Alliance
HEATS and Dash Event

• DIRTcar 358 Hot Laps and Dash Event Sponsored by 1000 Island RV 

• Thunder Stocks Open Event $400 To Win; $50 To Start - 20 Laps 

Members $35
Non-Members $40

$25 Adults
$20 Youths & Seniors
$7 Children 7-12
$4 Children 6 & Under

Saturday, September 25th

Pit Gates: 11:00 am

Draw Begins: 12:30 pm

Draw Ends: 2:30 pm

Drivers Meeting: 2:45 pm

Timed Hot Laps, Heats & B-Mains at: 3:00 pm
• 358's
• Sportsman

Features start at: 7:00 pm

• Canadian Mod / UMP Modified Challenge -Feature $1,500 To Win; $200 To Start - 30 Laps 

• DIRTcar Sportsman Series 
$1,200 To Win; $100 To Start - 30 Laps 

• Thunder Stocks Duel in the Dirt Finale $1,000 To win; $50 To Start - 50 Laps 

• DIRTcar 358 Modified Applefest Shootout $5,000 To Win; $325 To Start- 75 Laps

• Northeast Late Model Alliance- B Mains and Feature $4,000 To Win Great Crate Race; $300 To Start- 50 Laps

• Comp 4 / Mini Stock Open 
$300 To Win; $30 To Start
20 Laps 

Members $40
Non-Members $45

$35 Adults
$30 Youths & Seniors
$10 Children 7-12
$6 Children 6 & Under

Note all weekend events are 100 show up point for Brighton Speedway Divisions.


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O'Brien, Hennessy, Scott, Sanders and Turner for all the apples

By: Nicole Kleinsteuber - Mother nature was no match for the 17th Applefest Shootout at Brighton Speedway on Saturday night. The biggest night of racing at the 1/3 mile oval track saw 172 cars dial in for an action-packed night that was delayed by rain however officials were driven to see it go off without a hitch.

The DIRTcar 358 Modified and Dirtcar Sportsman series headlined the event along with the Late Models, Canadian Modified/UMP’s, Thunder Stocks and Comp 4/Mini Stock engaging in 200 feature laps on top of multiple heats and timed hot laps. (READ MORE)


The kick-off to the biggest night in racing at Brighton Speedway was an action-packed affair on Saturday. 

The DIRTcar Sportsman headlined the Applefest Shootout Eve event along with the Late Models, Canadian Modified/UMP’s, the Eastern Ontario Vintage Stock Club, Thunder Stocks and Ministocks engaging in 90 feature laps on top of multiple heats and timed hot laps. 


Bryan’s Auction presents the 2021 Applefest Shootout!

Brighton, ON - (September 10, 2021) - The Applefest Shootout returns in full force for 2021 with a new title sponsor, Bryan’s Auction Services Ltd. of Puslinch and Trenton, ON. The two-day event will take place on Friday, September 24th and Saturday, September 25th headlining with the DIRTCar 358 Modified 75 Lap Applefest Shootout presented by Imagefactor.ca as well as the NLMA 50 Lap Great Crate Race presented Vanderlaan Building Products.

The largest event of the year kicks off on Friday night at 7:00 pm with a complete race program including the DIRTcar Sportsman Series, Insta Insulation ODCC Mini Stocks Duel on the Dirt, Eastern Ontario Vintage Stock Cars, Thunder Stock Open Event. It will also feature timed hot laps and heats for the Canadian Modified / UMP Shootout and the NLMA Late Models plus a special dash for cash for both classes. DIRTCar 358 Modifieds are welcome on Friday night to take part in practice sessions as well as the 1000 Island RV 358 Dash for Cash! (READ MORE)