Dillner to Host Lionel’s RCCA Member Appreciation Day this Saturday
Ned Jarrett, Ricky Stenhouse, Jr, and Jack Roush to Join Dillner
FOX Sports NASCAR Commentator Bob Dillner will be hosting Lionel Racing’s RCCA Member Appreciation Day this Saturday, May 17th at their location at 6301 Performance Drive in Concord, North Carolina. The event will start at 8:30am ET with appearances by NASCAR notables such as Ned Jarrett, Ricky Stenhouse, Jr., Jack Roush and many more.
“My friends at Lionel Racing have put together a great party for the Racing Collectables Club of America to raise money for our veterans. I am very honored they have asked me to come and host this event,” Dillner said. “We will have some awesome guests, great music and unique collectables to auction off throughout the day. I am really looking forward to this Saturday morning.”
The fun will get underway at 8:30am with a live auction to benefit US Marine Gunnery Sgt. Thomas McRae and veterans like him.
Dillner will interview Marvin Panch and Margaret Sue Turner at 9:30am. RCCA Members will have an opportunity to get autographs from Panch and starting at 9:50am.
NASCAR Hall of Famer Ned Jarrett will join Dillner on stage at 10:35am for a question/answer session prior him meeting fans at 11am.
At 11:45am, Dillner will put on his auctioneer hat to help raise money for the Building for America’s Bravest (ourbravest.org) and US Marine Gunnery Sgt. Thomas McRae and veterans like him.
Some of the auction items include a Dale Jr. prototype, Dale Sr. prototype, Lionel ornaments and a Dale Jr. Lionel train set.
At noon, Ricky Stenhouse, Jr. and Jack Roush will join Dillner on stage for a question/answer session prior signing autographs.
After the Stenhouse & Roush interview, Dillner will lead another auction for the Stenhouse Building for America’s Bravest prototype in a collector case where 100% of the proceeds will benefit BFAB.
The party will end at 1:30pm allowing time for fans to get ready for the Sprint All-Star Challenge.
For more information, please visit www.lionelracing.com.
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