NASCAR Unveils Point System Overhaul NFL Making Pro Bowl "Autism Friendly" Nationwide Promoting Junior's NASCAR Return Super Bowl Ticket Sales Lower Than In Years Past Race Of Champions Draws Light Crowd Grand Slam Tennis Gets Fans Access At Events Baseball HOF Expecting Another Large Crowd Squash Execs Buoyed By N.Y. Event Attendance SHR Yet To Announce Anchor Sponsor For Bowyer College Baseball Raising ALS Awareness At Fenway
EVENT & ATTRACTION NOTES
Published September 17, 1998
A record 103,500 fans turned out for the NASCAR Exide 400 Sunday in Richmond, VA. Another record 58,000 also attended the Busch Series race the night before (RICHMOND TIMES-DISPATCH, 9/14)....An announced crowd of 14,600 for Sunday's final round of the Joe Morgan Celebrity Golf Classic in Sacramento, CA, brought total attendance for the first-year event to 41,800 (SACRAMENTO BEE, 9/14)....The seventh annual baseball Players Choice Awards will be held October 30 at Disney's Wide World of Sports. For the first time, the event will have five days of related activities, all open to the public (ORLANDO SENTINEL, 9/17).