2009 ARCA RE/MAX Series schedule
2009 ARCA Championship Awards Banquet
2009 ARCA Championship Awards Banquet
Northern Kentucky Convention Center
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The 2009 ARCA RE/MAX Series Championship Awards Banquet will be held on Saturday December 5 at the Northern Kentucky Convention Center (NKCC) in Covington, Kentucky just south of Cincinnati, Ohio.
Attendance is required for point fund eligibility for Top 10 Drivers/Owners and 11th-20th Drivers. As is customary, there will be a required-attendance awards program orientation session on Saturday afternoon at 1 p.m. for every individual who will be either presenting or receiving awards on stage Saturday night (top 20 drivers, top 10 owners, sponsors who will make on-stage presentations). As a reminder, the dress code for the function is formal (tuxedos for male attendees is required), so please plan ahead for proper attire.
The event is open to the public and tickets are available at a cost of $100 per ticket. Further details on directions, table seating and ticket reservations may be available by contacting Shalene Williams, email email@example.com or (734) 847-6726
A room block has been reserved for banquet guests at the Marriott Cincinnati River Center, which is accessible by skywalk from the NKCC. Ask for the ARCA Banquet Rate.
Directions to the Northern Kentucky Convention Center
From Cincinnati North via I-75 South
Take I-75 South into KY. Take the 5th Street/Covington Exit 192. Veer left off the exit. Follow 5th Street to Madison (6th stoplight), turn left on Madison. Follow Madison to RiverCenter Blvd. (Embassy Suites is in front of you to the right) - the Center is on your left.
From Cincinnati North via I-71 South
From I-71 South, follow the right lane (I-75 South) as it merges in with I-75. As you are crossing the Ohio River get in the far right lane. Take the 5th Street/Covington Exit 192. Veer left off the exit. Follow 5th Street to Madison (6th stoplight), turn left on Madison. Follow Madison to RiverCenter Blvd. (Embassy Suites is in front of you to the right) - the Center is on your left.
From I-275 take 471 North to the Newport/Bellevue Exit #5. Turn left off the exit onto Route 8. Go straight, road will curve at Newport on the Levee, head toward stop light in left lane. Go through stop light to the next stop sign and turn right onto 4th street. Follow this across the bridge to Madison Street in Covington. Turn right on Madison and follow toward RiverCenter Blvd. (Embassy Suites is in front of you to the right) - the Center is on your left.
From Kentucky via I-75/71 North
Take I-75 North to the 5th Street/Covington Exit 192. (If you have crossed the bridge to Cincinnati, you've gone to far) Veer right off the exit. Follow 5th Street to Madison (6th stoplight), turn left on Madison. Follow Madison to RiverCenter Blvd. (Embassy Suites is in front of you to the right) - the Center is on your left.
Parking is available on your right in the Kenton County garage or at the embassy Suites garage at the end of the street.
To the Loading Dock
Follow directions above. Turn onto Johnson Street (IRS Processing Center on the right). Follow Johnson through two stop signs. The entrance to the Loading Dock is on the right.
For additional information regarding directions please call 859-261-1500.
All functions Saturday, December 5 at NKCC ( As of 8-11-09; Tentative and Subject to Change*)
9 am-3 pm Focus Motorsports Ministries Silent Auction
10-11:30 am Team Owner/PR Meeting (open to team owners, drivers, marketing & PR representatives)
1 pm Banquet Rehearsal (open to on-stage participants only)
2 pm Press Conference (open to all; attendance encouraged)
3 pm Focus Motorsports Ministries Live Auction (open to all; attendance encouraged)
5-6:15 pm Formal Portrait Photo Session (limited availability; to schedule contact Bob Costanzo*)
Reminder: Black Tie (Tux) required for participation in any functions listed below
5:15 pm Banquet Reception by Sunoco Race Fuels/K&K Insurance
6:15 pm Banquet Reception Ends
6:30 pm Awards Banquet & Dinner
As has become customary, the UNOH Scholarship and the Bob Loga Memorial Scholarship winners will be announced at the banquet.
For information about the UNOH Scholarship Fund, click here.
The Bob Loga Scholarship application form is available by clicking on the .pdf file below.
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