Up and coming Arista recording artist Paula DeAnda will be performing the National Anthem prior to the Zippo 200 on August 11, where the drivers of the NASCAR Busch Series will be challenging the historic road course. The green flag is scheduled to drop at 3:30 PM.
Paula DeAnda, a Corpus Christi native, continues to showcase her skills as both a premiere vocalist and talented songwriter. Paula has been an opening act for superstars Nelly, Akon, former Kumbia Kings member Frankie J and rap star Baby Bash. She is currently in the midst of performing a handful of dates with Chris Brown on the West coast, and recently shot a video for her new single "Easy" featuring artist Bow Wow. Her previous hit single "Walk Away" was recently certified gold and continues to be in solid rotation on pop and rhythm stations having enjoyed a massive audience of over 50 million. Fans maintain their support for Paula on MySpace as she is the #1 Most Searched Latin Artist on the site, above stars like Shakira, RBD and Frankie J.
Saturday is highlighted by the drivers of the NASCAR Busch Series challenging the historic road course in the Zippo 200. The green flag is scheduled to drop at 3:30pm and the race will air live on ESPN 2. Prior to the race, the biggest stars of the NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series will hit the track for two practices, 10:30am - 11:20am and 1:50pm - 2:50pm.
Don't miss the action at one of New York State's largest weekend spectator sporting events returning August 9-12 with the NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series taking center stage on Sunday in the much-anticipated Centurion Boats at The Glen. The NASCAR Busch Series is back for a third straight year to compete in the Zippo 200 on Saturday and the stars of the Rolex Sports Car Series take to the track on Friday night. Weekend tickets start at only $80 and can be purchased by calling 866-461-RACE, stopping by The Shop, located at 2 North Franklin Street in downtown Watkins Glen, NY or at the WGI ticket office located on the old Bronson Hill Road off of County Rte. 16. A complete weekend schedule can be found on www.TheGlen.com.