IAF: Emmert Says New Structure Possible NASCAR Hires Brent Dewar As COO John Skipper Sits For Q&A Super Bowl Organizers Unveil Mass Transit Plan S.F. In The Red From America's Cup Las Vegas Aiming To Keep National Finals Rodeo Mohr Roasts Patrick, Others At NASCAR Banquet ESPN Unveils New Details On SEC Network ESPN's Jed Drake Talks World Cup Prep 'Dega To Remove Allison Grandstand
EVENT & ATTRACTION NOTES
Published April 23, 1998
The purse for the National Finals Rodeo will increase almost 24% this year, as it rises to $4.2M (DALLAS MORNING NEWS, 4/23)....Actors Tim Allen, Matt LeBlanc, Craig T. Nelson and Martin Sheen are among celebrities who will join host Don Johnson and NASCAR at "NASCAR's Night In Hollywood -- A Golden Celebration," on May 1 at L.A.'s Wiltern Theatre. ESPN will air the event, which celebrates NASCAR's 50th anniversary, as a two-hour, prime-time special on May 2 (ESPN)....The NCAA will hold its fourth annual Title IX seminar May 12 & 13 at the Westin Hotel in Chicago (NCAA).