2004-2005 National and Regional Arenacross Series Schedules Announced

AURORA, Ill. (July 14, 2004) – Clear Channel Entertainment¿s Motor Sports division announced today the 2004-2005 National and Regional Arenacross Series schedules.  The National Arenacross Series will kick off in Des Moines, Iowa with the series finale returning to Denver, Colo.

The Regional Arenacross Series will return to Portland, Ore. Nov. 5-7, 2004 after a one-year absence, to open the season.  The series finale will wrap up in Albuquerque, N.M.  Also, making its return for the first time in four years, Salt Lake City will host arenacross at the Delta Center March 4-6, 2005.       

2004-2005 National Arenacross Series Schedule:

Oct. 29-31

Des Moines, IA

Veterans Memorial Auditorium

Nov. 5-7

Albany, NY

Pepsi Arena

Nov. 12-14

Worcester, MA

Worcester¿s Centrum Centre

Nov. 19-21

Hampton, VA

Hampton Coliseum

Dec. 3-5

Rockford, IL

Metrocentre

Jan. 7-9

Dallas, TX

Reunion Arena

Jan. 14-16

Baltimore, MD

1st Mariner Arena

Jan. 21-23

Guthrie, OK

Lazy E Arena

Feb. 4-6

TBD

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Feb. 25-27

Denver, CO

Pepsi Center

2004-2005 Regional Arenacross Series Schedule:

Nov.  5-7

TBD

TBD

Nov.  19-21

Reno, NV

Reno Livestock Events Center

Jan.  7-9

Grand Rapids, MI

Van Andel Arena

Jan.  7-9

Charlotte, NC

Charlotte Coliseum

Jan.  14-16

Toledo, OH

Sports Arena

Jan.  21-23

Dayton, OH

Ervin J. Nutter Center

Jan.  21-23

Nashville, TN

Municipal Auditorium

Jan.  28-30

Louisville, KY

Broadbent Arena

Feb.  4-6

Springfield, IL

Prairie Capital Convention Center

Feb.  11-13

Columbus, OH

Nationwide Arena

Feb.  25-27

Wilkes-Barre, PA

Wachovia Arena at Casey Plaza

Mar.  4-6

Salt Lake City, UT

Delta Center

Mar.  4-6

Green Bay, WI

Resch Center

Mar.  18-20

Albuquerque, NM

Tingley Coliseum

Tickets go on-sale nationally July 31, 2004.  An exclusive Gold Section offer is available to Cross Club members from July 17-19, for a $5 savings.  From July 24-30, a special mid-level $5 offer is available online at www.ticketmaster.com, www.tickets.com (Guthrie and Green Bay only), and www.centreevents.com (Rockford only).  Check out arenacross.com for more on-sale information.

Fans interested in joining the Cross Club will receive special benefits, including the ability to purchase tickets before the general public to Clear Channel Entertainment – Motor Sports events, and receive the monthly Cross Club newsletter to stay up to speed on Clear Channel Entertainment – Motor Sports news. Memberships to the Cross Club are free at arenacross.com.

Additional dates will be added in the upcoming weeks.

About Clear Channel Entertainment/ National Arenacross Series and Arenacross:

Clear Channel Entertainment – Motor Sports is the producer and promoter of the National Arenacross Series as well as numerous regional and local Arenacross events and is a division of Clear Channel Entertainment.  The 2003-2004 season marks the 20th Anniversary of Arenacross.  Information on the National Arenacross Series and other CCE Arenacross events may be found at www.arenacross.com.  Clear Channel Entertainment is the largest promoter and producer of live events in the world, with a broad based tradition in the promotion and production of motorcycle racing events.  Clear Channel Entertainment is a subsidiary of Clear Channel Worldwide (NYSE:  CCU) and a global leader in the out-of-home advertising industry.  Clear Channel Entertainment currently owns, operates and/ or exclusively books approximately 135 live entertainment venues, including more than 100 in North American and 30 in Europe.  The company, which operates throughout North America, Europe, South America and Australia, also owns independently operated athlete representation businesses, which provide manageface=”Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif”>Columbus, OH

Nationwide Arena

Feb.  25-27

Wilkes-Barre, PA

Wachovia Arena at Casey Plaza

Mar.  4-6

Salt Lake City, UT

Delta Center

Mar.  4-6

Green Bay, WI

Resch Center

Mar.  18-20

Albuquerque, NM

Tingley Coliseum

Tickets go on-sale nationally July 31, 2004.  An exclusive Gold Section offer is available to Cross Club members from July 17-19, for a $5 savings.  From July 24-30, a special mid-level $5 offer is available online at www.ticketmaster.com, www.tickets.com (Guthrie and Green Bay only), and www.centreevents.com (Rockford only).  Check out arenacross.com for more on-sale information.

Fans interested in joining the Cross Club will receive special benefits, including the ability to purchase tickets before the general public to Clear Channel Entertainment – Motor Sports events, and receive the monthly Cross Club newsletter to stay up to speed on Clear Channel Entertainment – Motor Sports news. Memberships to the Cross Club are free at arenacross.com.

Additional dates will be added in the upcoming weeks.

About Clear Channel Entertainment/ National Arenacross Series and Arenacross:

Clear Channel Entertainment – Motor Sports is the producer and promoter of the National Arenacross Series as well as numerous regional and local Arenacross events and is a division of Clear Channel Entertainment.  The 2003-2004 season marks the 20th Anniversary of Arenacross.  Information on the National Arenacross Series and other CCE Arenacross events may be found at www.arenacross.com.  Clear Channel Entertainment is the largest promoter and producer of live events in the world, with a broad based tradition in the promotion and production of motorcycle racing events.  Clear Channel Entertainment is a subsidiary of Clear Channel Worldwide (NYSE:  CCU) and a global leader in the out-of-home advertising industry.  Clear Channel Entertainment currently owns, operates and/ or exclusively books approximately 135 live entertainment venues, including more than 100 in North American and 30 in Europe.  The company, which operates throughout North America, Europe, South America and Australia, also owns independently operated athlete representation businesses, which provide management, marketing and financial consulting services to many of the world¿s top professional athletes.  More information may be found by visiting www.cc.com.

nagement, marketing and financial consulting services to many of the world¿s top professional athletes.  More information may be found by visiting www.cc.com.