May 13, 2011 12:43 PM by Greg Boyce
Pueblo's Friday Night Drags opens tonight at Pueblo Motorsports Park, 3733 N. Pueblo Boulevard. This opens the summer season of drag racing at the city-owned track.
Gates open at 4:30 p.m. and the races begin at 8 p.m.
Bill Dickey, one of the founders of the track will be honored tonight.
The City of Pueblo recently committed about $750,000 to the track for improvements.
Tickets are $8 for adults, $5 for military, and $5 for kids aged 6 through 12. Children 5 and under get in free.