New Camping Venue To Be In Place for Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 NASCAR Weekend
A new entertainment venue and an ultimate camping experience giveaway highlight the camping opportunities for fans attending Atlanta Motor Speedway's Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 weekend Feb. 26-March 1.
The Gathering Place pavilion, adjacent to the Legends Campground, will be a center of nighttime activity, featuring a large patio, a fire pit, picnic tables and a stage that will host free live music on Friday and Saturday nights after on-track activity concludes.
"The Gathering Place will serve as a center for fan entertainment and interaction," said Ed Clark, Atlanta Motor Speedway president. "With live music and other activities in a casual, outdoor setting, we're sure it will be a hit with fans and campers of all ages attending the Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 weekend."
Atlanta Motor Speedway is also teaming up with Honda to give away the ultimate camping experience during the Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 weekend. The package includes one infield camping space for race weekend, four infield passes, four weekend pre-race pit passes, one $250 Camping World merchandise certificate and a Honda EU2000i generator. There is no purchase necessary to enter, and fans can register by logging on to www.atlantamotorspeedway.com/honda.
Reserved camping areas at Atlanta Motor Speedway start at just $100, and options include tent and pop-up camping, coveted infield RV locations, lakeside spaces and even exclusive trackside locations complete with full amenities, views overlooking the AMS oval and both grandstand and pre-race pit passes. Handicap camping spaces are also available. Fans are encouraged to secure their camping plans early, as a limited number of reserved spaces are available.
Camping areas outside the track and all unreserved areas will open on Saturday, Feb. 21 at 8 a.m. Trackside camping areas open Monday, Feb. 23 at noon, while the infield opens to campers on Thursday, Feb. 26 at noon.
For more information about all camping options and upgrades, call the AMS ticket office at (770) 946-4211, (877) 9-AMS-TIX or visit http://www.atlantamotorspeedway.com/events/camping/.