Three-Round Novelis Fan Can Chase Returns For 18th Season At Oswego Speedway
Story By: CAMDEN PROUD / OSWEGO SPEEDWAY – OSWEGO, NY – The dates for all three rounds of the 18th annual Novelis Fan Can Chase at the Oswego Speedway have been announced ahead of the track’s 72nd Season Opener scheduled for Saturday, May 27.
The 2023 Novelis Fan Can Chase will be held during the third Supermodified Challenge event and Fourth of July Weekend Independence Spectacular July 1, the $10,000 to win Mr. Novelis Supermodified event on July 22, and finally on Track Championship / Autograph Night August 19.
Once again, the person that donates the most cans by Track Championship Night will have the choice of one of the following three grand prizes; (2) 2024 Oswego Speedway regular season reserved tickets, (2) regular season pit passes or (2) regular season Sky Deck Passes.
Positions two and three in the final Fan Can Chase standings will have the opportunity to select from one of the remaining two Grand Prizes.
Additionally and – a NEW adjustment to the rules for the 2023 Fan Can Chase – all households donating 1,000 cans or more will receive (1) GA pass for the 67th annual edition of Budweiser International Classic Weekend.
For the second straight year, last season’s Novelis Fan Can Chase again set a new record, with a staggering 147,168 cans turned in across three dates. This amount broke the previous record by over 20,000 cans.
Through 17 seasons, the total amount raised through the Novelis Fan Can Chase has now surpassed the $150,000 mark.
Funds from the Fan Can Chase are donated to several local organizations such as Oswego Renaissance, P-TECH, Oswego County Opportunities, The Child Advocacy Center, ARISE, Blessings in a Backpack, and more.
Oswego Speedway’s 72nd Season Kickoff is scheduled for Saturday, May 27th. The lid lifter will again feature the 75-lap Jim Shampine Memorial for Novelis Supermodifieds, 35-lap Tony White Memorial for Pathfinder Bank SBS, and a 30-lap Memorial Weekend Special for the J&S Paving 350 Supermodifieds.