Yancey’s Fancy, the Official Cheese of Auto Club Speedway, is pairing up with local wineries, Hangar 24 Craft Brewery and Anheuser-Busch to offer tastings at Auto Club Speedway benefiting the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS), Inland Empire Chapter’s Light the Night Walk.
Saturday, October 29, 2016
Gates Open: 2:00 p.m.
Yancey’s Fancy Wine and Craft Beer Festival: 2:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Light the Night Walk Begins: 7:00 p.m.
Auto Club Speedway - 9300 Cherry Avenue, Fontana, CA 92335
Open to LLS participants and to the public. Enjoy a family-friendly community festival with live entertainment, kid zone, vendors and food trucks. Five wine tastings for $20.00; $7 for a full glass of beer or wine. Donations are also accepted to participate in the LLS Light the Night Walk.
About Yancey’s Fancy
Following World War I, Leo Kutter emigrated from Bavaria to New York State and using his cheese making knowledge opened a small factory in Cowlesville, NY. In 1947 he founded a new factory where Yancey’s Fancy is located today near Buffalo, NY. In 1998 Kutter’s Cheese Factory became Yancey’s Fancy as it is today. Yancey’s Fancy offers a variety of over 45 products which can be found in many retail stores nationwide as well as online. Yancey’s Fancy is manufacturing these cheeses in wheels and wedges. For more information on Yancey’s Fancy products visit www.yanceysfancy.com, call (585) 599-4448, like us on Facebook at facebook.com/yanceysfancy, or follow Yancey’s on Twitter at twitter.com/yanceysfancy.
About Light the Night
The Light The Night event, now in its 17th year in the Inland Empire, regularly attracts more than 4,000 survivors and supporters and raises in excess of $500,000 each year. Light The Night Walk is a powerful and unique fundraising campaign for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS), which brings together families and communities to honor blood cancer survivors and loved ones lost to the disease, and to shine a light on the importance of finding cures and providing access to treatments for blood cancer patients www.lighthenight.org/ocie
About Auto Club Speedway
Located 50 miles east of Los Angeles in Fontana, Auto Club Speedway is California’s premier motorsports facility, hosting over 320 days of track activity each year including the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Auto Club 400 weekend – March 24-26, 2017. The two-mile D-shaped oval is one of the fastest tracks on the NASCAR circuit. The Speedway is also home to numerous movie, television and commercial productions, photo shoots, new car testing, club racing and a variety of racing schools. For more information on events at Auto Club Speedway call 1-800-944-RACE (7223) or visit www.autoclubspeedway.com.