Bring the family out for dirt bike racing at Van Andel Arena this weekend

Posted at 10:47 PM, Jan 12, 2017

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — AMSOIL Arenacross returns to Van Andel Arena this weekend, January 14-15, 2017. FOX 17 sports reporter Evan Beach attempted to ride a dirt bike for the first time on Thursday on the dirt track, and pulled off a classic 'Whiskey Throttle'.

There will be a track party from 5 to 6 p.m. followed by the main event at 7 p.m.

There will also be Amateur Day on Sunday, January 15 at 12 p.m.

General admission tickets cost $15 for Saturday, and $10 on Sunday. Tickets can be purchased at