Atlanta Motor Speedway Statement Regarding NASCAR Event Weekend
As part of NASCAR's revised 2020 schedule, the Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 - originally scheduled for March 15, 2020 - will take place at Atlanta Motor Speedway on Sunday, June 7, at 3:00 p.m. In wake of the coronavirus pandemic, the race will take place without spectators in attendance as part of NASCAR’s effort to bring live competition back to a worldwide broadcast audience on FOX and PRN.
Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 weekend ticketholders on file may choose to receive an event credit for the full amount paid plus an additional 20 percent, or choose to receive a full refund of their purchase price. The event credit can be applied toward any admissions, including, but not limited to, grandstand seating, infield tickets, camping, fan hospitality and pit passes. The 120-percent event credit can be used during the remaining 2020 or 2021 seasons for a NASCAR sanctioned event at any Speedway Motorsports owned track, subject to availability.
All fans are advised to hold their current tickets and asked to complete an exchange request form at AtlantaMotorSpeedway.com/exchange/ to start the process. Ticket office representatives will follow up with fans within three weeks regarding the status of their request.
"Our goal at Atlanta Motor Speedway is to provide fans with a weekend of fun and great memories, so it’s tremendously disappointing that the circumstances surrounding the pandemic will prevent us from hosting spectators," said Hutchison. “When fans can join us again for a NASCAR weekend, we’ll be extremely motivated to provide every customer with an unforgettable experience. In the meantime, I hope the Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 broadcast on FOX brings people joy and excitement during a challenging time.”
Also included on NASCAR’s revised race event schedule following the outlined plan and without spectators, the unique Atlanta doubleheader featuring the EchoPark 250 NASCAR Xfinity Series race and the Vet Tix/Camping World 200 NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series race will be run on Saturday, June 6 beginning at 1:00 p.m. The EchoPark 250 will air live on FOX and PRN at 4:30 p.m. while the Vet Tix/Camping World 200 will be live on FS1 and MRN at 1:00 p.m.
FAQs for Fans at AMS 2020 NASCAR Weekend
After much discussion with NASCAR and consultation with our public health officials regarding coronavirus, it has been decided to run the rescheduled Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 on Sunday, June 7, and the rescheduled EchoPark 250 and Vet Tix/Camping World 200 on Saturday, June 6. In wake of the coronavirus pandemic, the races will take place without spectators in attendance as part of NASCAR’s effort to bring live competition back to a worldwide broadcast audience on FOX and PRN.
NASCAR and Atlanta Motor Speedway have developed a comprehensive plan reviewed by state and local health agencies to protect the health and safety of the competitors, crew members, employees and broadcast crews that will produce the race. The plan includes limiting overall personnel, pre-event screening, social distancing on site, using personal protection equipment and sanitizing areas of the facility both before and during the event.
Spectators will not be permitted to attend the Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500; the race can be seen on Sunday, June 7, at 3:00 p.m. live on FOX or heard live on PRN affiliated radio stations. The EchoPark 250 will air live on FOX and PRN on Saturday, June 6, at 4:30 p.m. and the Vet Tix/Camping World 200 will air live on FS1 and MRN at 1:00 p.m.
There will be no fan activities on Speedway property during the rescheduled Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500.
Atlanta Motor Speedway’s campgrounds will not be open during the rescheduled Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500.
A credit will automatically be placed on your account for a future event in 2020 or 2021.
Credits will be available on your account in the next 2-3 weeks. If planning to attend an event within that time we will expedite your request.
Yes, credits will be placed on the ticketholder’s account to be used for a future NASCAR sanctioned event at a Speedway Motorsports owned facility. Credits will be available in the next 2-3 weeks. If selecting a future event within that time we will prioritize requests accordingly.
Ticketholders on file will have the option for a credit, including an additional 20% above the total paid amount, to a future NASCAR sanctioned event at a Speedway Motorsports owned track for 2020 or 2021. If a ticketholder is not able to take advantage of that offer they will have the option to request a full refund of their purchase price. All requests must be made by June 14th using the exchange request form and will be reviewed and processed as soon as possible. Refunds may take several weeks to process.
Refunds will be processed back to the credit card used on the original order. Refunds could take up to several weeks to show on your credit card. If tickets were paid using another method of payment, a refund check will be issued and mailed to the ticketholder on file. Refund checks could delay payment even further. Every effort will be made to expedite your refund.
Any future event credits or refunds will only be made to the ticketholder on file with the speedway
Any paid admission including tickets (Grandstand or Infield), camping, fan hospitality, pit passes, etc., that were purchased in advance on the ticketholder’s account will be eligible for a credit or refund.