Thursday Thunder Legends Series presented by Papa John's Pizza
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Thursday Thunder is one of the most affordable, exciting family activities in Atlanta. Every Thursday night from late May into late July a smorgasbord of games, contests, giveaways, and hot on-track racing excitement take place at Atlanta Motor Speedway.
Grandstand tickets are just $5 for adults and ages 5 and under are admitted free for each evening grass-roots racing on the paved quarter-mile track at AMS, the Thunder Ring.
Gates open at 6 p.m. and feature races start at 7:30 p.m. Don't miss this summer's most fun and affordable activity. Come see the region's up and coming drivers each Thursday night at Atlanta Motor Speedway.
Pit admission for offseason events may be purchased at the Credentials building, located outside of Turn 3. Pit admission is $30 for competitors, $20 for other individuals and free for ages 5 and under.
All grandstands are non-smoking at Thursday Thunder, with smoking being permitted in designated areas near the grandstands.
Thanks to US Legend Cars and Legends of Georgia, getting your racing career started is easy, affordable and a great source of family fun. Legends Cars are 5/8 scale replicas of classic coupes and sedans of the '30s that were modified into the fordable racing machines of NASCAR's grassroots history. These race cars are powered by fx09 Yamaha engines delivering 125 horsepower - more than enough to give you some major league racing thrills. Call our Legends of GA shop to learn how to get your career started with a test drive - 770-707-2977.
Thursday Thunder FAQs
You can purchase a pit pass for $20 to hang out in the garages, pits, and watch the races from pit road.
Fans will also have the chance to come down to the frontstretch to interact with their favorite drivers during the autograph session. Fans will be asked to return to their grandstand seats at the end of the autograph session.
Tickets to the Thursday Thunder Legends Series presented by Papa John's Pizza are just $5 for adults and free for kids 5 and under.
Pit passes to Thursday Thunder and offseason Legends events are $20 per person and free for kids 5 and under.
If you are interested in racing in the Legends of Georgia program, please contact Ken Ragan in our Legends shop to set up a test drive and to learn more about purchasing a race car - 770-707-2976.
If you have an infield pass you can go up to the grandstands to watch the races. Please keep in mind that once the gates are closed following the autograph session, they will NOT open again. We suggest driving outside of the infield and walking through the gates in order to watch the races and have a way back to the infield if need be.
No need to purchase another ticket - your infield pit pass will suffice.
Offseason Legends event pit passes can be purchased at the credentials building, located outside of Turn 3, for $20 a person.
No other grandstand tickets will be sold.
Golf carts, ATVs, scooters, hoverboards, bikes, dirt bikes, and other unlicensed personal vehicles may not be operated on AMS property. Skateboards are prohibited as well. Such vehicles may be impounded at the AMS impound lot located at the Operations Facility.
AMS gladly allows single passenger motorized vehicles for the physically impaired.
To ensure a positive experience for all guests, we ask pet owners to follow the policies listed below. Guests not adhering to these policies may be requested to board their pets immediately.
- Pets must be kept on a leash at all times.
- Owners are responsible for cleaning up after their pets and must dispose of their waste properly.
- Please be respectful of your neighbors' space.
- Excessive barking or aggressiveness is not permitted.
- Pets are not allowed in the garages, grandstands, or any restricted access areas.
- Service animals are welcome throughout the property but must remain leashed or harnessed at all times.
- Guests are required to bring their own pet waste disposal bags.
- Guests may request wheelchair seating to accommodate the service animals safely and comfortably.