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Please Note: Certain events may have different rules and requirements

Yes, coolers are allowed. They may be made of any material, as long as they are 14x14x14 or smaller. And please note, no glass is allowed. As always, please allow extra time to enter the gates if you are carrying in a cooler, as all bags are subject to search.

Atlanta Motor Speedway does not currently have a clear bag policy in place. The only bag policy in place is in regards to cooler size. Coolers must be 14x14x14 or smaller. As always, please allow extra time to enter the gates if you are carrying in a bag or cooler, as all bags are subject to search.

Unless you are seated in a grandstand section that is designated as a no-alcohol family section, you are welcome to bring alcoholic beverages. No glass containers are allowed.



  • Champions grandstand sections 155-156 - GA Seating


  • Champions grandstand sections 155-156 - GA Seating 
  • Petty grandstand section 109 - Reserved Seating


  • Champions grandstand section 130 - Reserved Seating

Souvenir merchants accept most major credit cards, but concession stands accept cash only. There are however, multiple ATMs on-site at Atlanta Motor Speedway.

Yes, there is plenty of FREE PARKING at Atlanta Motor Speedway. We have 887 acres, and there is plenty of room for everyone who wants to park on our grounds to do so. Be aware that if you are being charged to park, you are not on Speedway property. We do not encourage parking off of Speedway grounds, because we cannot assure that you will be exited from the Speedway in a timely manner.

Handicap accessible parking is available in front of the ticket office, Champions Parking lot and on the front row of all general public parking lots. Handicap accessible transportation is available at all gates. If you have any special handling needs, please notify us at 770-707-7904 prior to arriving at the track for information and directions.

Yes, there are several located beneath the grandstand seating area.

During NASCAR events, Will Call tickets may be picked up at any open ticket booth. You will need a valid form of identification to pick up your tickets. During non-event times Will Call is located in the main ticket office. Questions regarding Will Call should be directed to the Ticket Department at 770-946-4211.

Credentials can be picked up at the credential building, which is located outside Turn 3.

We have a variety of camping options available, both in reserved and unreserved lots during race weekend. Camping spaces are available, while supplies last, for RV, pop-up, and tents. For information call 770 946-4211 or visit our camping page.

We encourage fans to check out our list of preferred hotel partners, who have agreed to partner with us by offering fans reasonable rates and not requiring multiple-night stays during race weekend. Don't forget to mention you are an Atlanta Motor Speedway customer when reserving your rooms.

AMS prohibits weapons of any type on property at all times regardless of permit.

The track's physical address is 1500 Highway 19 and 41 Hampton, Ga 30228

All stadium seats or seat cushions must be smaller than 18 inches wide.

Text us! Text AMS to 69050 and we'll help you out! 

During the NASCAR race weekend, text AMS at 69050. Please note, the texting assistance is only manned during the following hours:


1:00 P.M.


7 P.M.


9:00 A.M.


1-hour post NXS race


9:00 A.M.


1-hour post NCS race

If you have a question outside of these hours, please direct them to our social media pages or the ticket office at 770.946.4211.

Plan to arrive at the track early. Fan Zone activities start around 8 a.m. on Saturday and Sunday and 10 a.m. Friday, so if you arrive early, there is plenty to do! Tune in to WSB 750AM/95.5FM for pre-race traffic reports. Fans are encouraged the study parking and directional information to help facilitate their entry and exit to the facility.

Raceway Ministries is hosting a diaper changing/nursing room during the NASCAR race weekend in the Guest Services Booth underneath the grandstands.

To protect yourself against possible stolen or counterfeit tickets, all ticket transactions should be handled through either the Atlanta Motor Speedway ticket office or Ticketmaster. Event tickets may not be resold on Speedway property.

Customers exiting admission gates during an event should have their tickets scanned upon exiting and when re-entering. An armband is required for infield re-admission.

No refunds are offered for purchased tickets, camping spaces or pre-race pit passes at Atlanta Motor Speedway events. 

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There are a limited number of weekend Pre-Race Pit Passes available for purchase. No one under 14 is allowed in the pit area on Friday and Saturday, and all customers ages 18 and under must be accompanied by a parent and must sign a waiver. There is no minimum age requirement for pit admission on Sunday. To purchase a pit pass, call the Atlanta Motor Speedway ticket office at 770-946-4211 or check out the pit pass section on our tickets page. 

There are fan suite tickets available for NASCAR race weekends at Atlanta Motor Speedway. For more information call the Atlanta Motor Speedway ticket office at 770-946-4211 or visit our suite tickets page.

Check each driver's website, social media channels, local newspapers and television for driver appearances/autograph sessions taking place around Atlanta prior to the race. Please keep in mind that on race day, drivers, like all athletes, are concentrating on the task ahead and are rarely available.

You can drive your car around the track during our O'Reilly Auto Parts Friday Night Drags series in the summer for just $20, or during other track driving events or driving schools that can be found on our listing of events.

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:

  • 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.

Golf carts, ATVs, 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.

Lost & Found items can be turned in at any Information Kiosk and the Command Post. During race weekend, Lost & Found pick-up is located at the Guest Services stand at section 132 on concourse. After the weekend, Lost & Found items will be moved to the Atlanta Motor Speedway Corporate Office.

Atlanta Motor Speedway welcomes certified, leashed service animals in accordance to the ADA title II and III Law

Yes! AMS does not guarantee that you will get your items signed, but you are definitely welcome to try! Just remember that you are responsible for your items. Be aware of the size of the items and your surroundings to avoid accidental contact.

You can enter the track at any of the main ticket booth gates. Make it easy on yourself and try to enter the facility through the gate that is closest to your seats: Petty - Gates 1 and 15; Earnhardt - Gates 14 and 15; Champions - Gates 12,13, and 14; Winners - Gates 11 and 12.

You can purchase official AMS merchandise at the souvenir stands on the concourse level near Gates 13, 14, and 15. You can also stop by souvenir trailers in the infield and in the Fan Zone. Official merchandise can also be found in our gift shop located adjacent to the ticket office near Turn 4.

Here are a few suggested items: comfortable walking shoes, sun protection, permanent markers just in case you run into your favorite driver, camera, cell phone charger and external batteries, cooler full of snacks and drinks, earplugs, scanner, binoculars, sunglasses

Infield tunnel access is located between Turns 1 and 2. There is also a pedestrian tunnel located near Gate 15 at the beginning of Pit Road.

Located right outside of the main entrance gates, you'll find an tons of games, entertainment, vendors, and freebies to check out before the race begins.

The Folds of Honor Main Stage is where you can catch driver Q&As, as well as musical acts, games, entertainment, and more!

The folks from Racing Electronics have you covered. You can rent all sorts of FanVision and Scanners for the race weekend. You can either rent ahead of time online or rent from them on-site from the haulers that can be found in the infield or in the Fan Zone.