Fan Info

Race Weekend Schedule

On-Track Schedule

*Schedule is tentative is subject to change 

Thursday, Feb. 25
10 a.m. NASCAR Camping World Truck Series haulers enter main infield tunnel 
Noon NASCAR XFINITY Series haulers enter main infield tunnel 
12:30 p.m. - 4 p.m. NASCAR XFINITY and Camping World Truck Series registration open
1 p.m. - 5 p.m. NASCAR XFINITY and Camping World Truck Series garage open
2 p.m. Main infield tunnel opens for infield campers
6 p.m.  City of Hampton Speed Lane induction, in downtown Hampton
6:30 p.m. Hauler parade begins from downtown Hampton to main infield tunnel 
Friday, Feb. 26
7 a.m. - 5 p.m. NASCAR XFINITY Series registration open
7 a.m. - 8 p.m.  NASCAR Camping World Truck Series registration open
7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. NASCAR Sprint Cup Series registration open 
8 a.m. - 7:30 p.m. NASCAR Sprint Cup Series garage open 
8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. NASCAR Camping World Truck Series garage open
9 a.m. Grandstand gate 13 open 
9 a.m. - 9:55 a.m. NASCAR XFINITY Series practice 
10 a.m. - 10:55 a.m. NASCAR Camping World Truck Series practice 
11 a.m. - 12:25 p.m. NASCAR Sprint Cup Series practice 
12:30 p.m. - 1:25 p.m. NASCAR XFINITY Series practice 
1 p.m. All grandstand gates open. Suites open. 
1:30 p.m. - 2:25 p.m. NASCAR Camping World Truck Series practice 
2:30 p.m. - 3:55 p.m. NASCAR XFINITY Series practice 
4 p.m. - 5:25 p.m. NASCAR Camping World Truck Series practice 
5:45 p.m. Active Pest Control Qualifying Night (Sprint Cup Series)
Saturday, Feb. 27
7 a.m. - 2 p.m. NASCAR XFINITY Series registration open 
7 a.m. NASCAR XFINITY and Camping World Truck Series garages open
7 a.m. - 6 p.m. NASCAR Camping World Truck Series registration open
8:30 a.m. All grandstand gates open. Suites and Club One open. 
8:35 a.m.  NASCAR XFINITY Series qualifying 
9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. NASCAR Sprint Cup Series garage open 
10 a.m.  NASCAR Camping World Truck Series qualifying 
11:30 a.m. - 12:50 p.m. NASCAR Sprint Cup Series practice 
1 p.m. NASCAR XFINITY Series driver introductions 
1:30 p.m. NASCAR XFINITY Series Heads Up Georgia 250
4 p.m. NASCAR Camping World Truck Series driver introductions 
4:30 p.m. NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Georgia 200
Sunday, Feb. 28
7 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. NASCAR Sprint Cup Series registration open 
7 a.m. NASCAR Sprint Cup Series garage opens 
9 a.m. All grandstand gates open. Suites and Club One open. 
10 a.m. - 11 a.m. Speedway Children's Charities Track Trek 
11 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Pre-race Concert. Stagefront admission included with pre-race pit pass 
12:30 p.m. NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver introductions 
1 p.m.  NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500

Driver Appearances

Sunday 
10 a.m. Danica Patrick, Q&A at Fan Stage located in Fan Zone

*Additional drivers will be added to the schedule prior to race weekend when announced. 

** Fan Zone is located behind the Champions Grandstand. 

Fan Zone Events

Fan Stage Schedule

*Fan Zone is located in the parking lot behind the Earnhardt Grandstand. 

Friday. Feb. 26
Noon Appearance by Maj. Dan Rooney, CEO and Founder of Folds of Honor
2 p.m.  Appearance by Folds of Honor recipient Rachel Faulkner-Brown
3 p.m.  Appearance by Maj. Dan Rooney, CEO and Founder of Folds of Honor
5 p.m. Appearance by Maj. Dan Rooney, CEO and Founder of Folds of Honor
5:15 p.m.  Appearance by Folds of Honor recipient Rachel Faukner-Brown
Saturday, Feb. 27 
9:05 a.m.  Riverside Military Academy Drill Team & Flag Folding Ceremony
9:15 a.m. Meet Jay Busbee, author of "Earnhardt Nation."
9:55 a.m. Meet Miss zMAX, Christina Davidson 
11 a.m. Appearance by Maj. Dan Rooney, CEO and Founder of Folds of Honor
11:15 a.m. Musical performance by Matt Stillwell 
12:30 p.m. Meet legendary NASCAR broadcaster Ken Squier 
12:45 p.m.  Riverside Military Academy drill team and flag folding ceremony
12:55 p.m. Appearance by Maj. Dan Rooney, CEO and Founder of Folds of Honor
1:15 p.m. Appearance by Folds of Honor recipient Rachel Faulkner-Brown 
4 p.m. Musical performance by Corey Kent White
Sunday, Feb. 28
8:35 a.m.  Riverside Military Academy Drill Team and Flag Folding ceremony
9 a.m.  Meet Jay Busbee, author of "Earnhardt Nation."
9:15 a.m.  Meet Miss zMAX, Christina Davidson 
9:30 a.m. Performance by VMI Glee Club
9:45 a.m.  Appearance by Maj. Dan Rooney, CEO and Founder of Folds of Honor
10 a.m.  Q&A with Danica Patrick 
10:15 a.m.  Meet former UGA football and NFL star Champ Bailey 
10:30 a.m.  Meet Robin Meade 
10:40 a.m.  Meet reigning Miss America Betty Cantrell 
10:50 a.m. Riverside Military Academy Drill Team and Flag Folding Ceremony
10:55 a.m. Appearance by Folds of Honor recipient Rachel Faulkner-Brown
11:20 a.m. Musical performance by Angela Reign 
Noon Meet former Atlanta Brave and MLB Hall of Famer Tom Glavine 
12:15 p.m. Musical performance by Angela Reign 

Additional Fan Zone Activities 

‘Cowboy’ Kenny Bartram and the Steel Rodeo Freestyle Motocross Exhibition will have multiple shows in the Fan Zone throughout race weekend. 

Event times:

Saturday

9:30 a.m. (practice)

10:30 a.m.

11:30 a.m.

12:30 p.m.

Sunday

10 a.m.

11 a.m.

Noon 

Go-Kart Racing

Come race go karts on a temporary course in the fan zone throughout the weekend! Compete against either fellow race fans or your friends! 

Gathering Place Events

Gathering Place is located near Lakeside campground adjacent to main entrance of Speedway.

Park Pavilion is located near main shower house near Fan Zone. 

Saturday, Feb. 27

7 p.m. - 9 p.m. 

Musical performance by Joe Hall, at Park Pavilion. 

Kids Zone

This'll be the place for the fans who are young and young at heart! Activities will include remote-control cars, racing simulators, air hockey, foosball and more!