The 2017 ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards post-season Championship Awards Banquet will be held Saturday, December 9 in Indianapolis. Once again the festivities will take place alongside the Performance Racing Industry’s annual convention and trade show in downtown Indianapolis.

The Championship Awards Banquet will honor the 2017 series champions as well as other top series drivers and special award winners from the 65th season of ARCA racing.

2017 marks the fifth consecutive year that the black-tie Championship Awards Banquet will be held in the Sagamore Ballroom at the Indiana Convention Center.

Banquet tickets will be available for purchase beginning Monday, October 30 at which time ARCA Racing Series teams and sponsors may register and pay online at Non-members may contact Shalene Williams at (734) 847-6726 or email addition to team participants, banquet tickets are available to the general public. Anyone can attend. Tickets must be purchased no later than Friday, Dec. 1. Tickets are $100.

Banquet attendees are encouraged to reserve hotel rooms as quickly as possible as area hotels are expected to be full with all of the holiday events planned in Indianapolis that weekend, including the Performance Racing Industry annual trade show and convention.

The ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards has crowned more than 30 national champions in 63 consecutive seasons since 1953, and has toured over 200 race tracks in 26 states since its inception. The 2017 season began in Daytona and ends at Kansas Speedway in October. Along the way, the series stopped at two dirt tracks, a road course and a variety of short tracks and speedways.

The Automobile Racing Club of America (ARCA) is among the leading auto racing sanctioning bodies in the country. Founded in 1953 by John and Mildred Marcum, the organization administers more than 100 events each year in multiple racing series, including the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards, the ARCA/CRA Super Series, the ARCA Midwest Tour and the ARCA Truck Series plus weekly racing at Toledo and Flat Rock Speedways.

To book your hotel, please contact Michelle at 949-499-2044 or, or online at