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Thursday, November 25, 2021 - Sunday, January 2, 2022

It’s time for New Hampshire Motor Speedway to trade in the checkered flags for more than 3.5 million twinkly LED lights for the 11th annual Gift of Lights, open Thursday, Nov. 25, 2021 (Thanksgiving) through Sunday, Jan. 2, 2022 (4:30-9 p.m. Sundays – Thursdays & 4:30-10 p.m. Fridays & Saturdays, depending on weather conditions).

This year, the 2.5-mile drive-thru light show will feature 3.5 million lights, a 150-foot RGB (red/green/blue) Tunnel of Lights, new arches, toys, numerous scenes including the popular 12 Days of Christmas and much more. Crews are in the process of spending more than 650 work hours to set up more than 520 displays and 80 different scenes. Featured attractions will also include the fan-favorite 130-foot-long infield entrance and exit tunnels to the infield with more than 25,000 lights and the opportunity to roast marshmallows and toast s’mores over open fire pits.

Tickets are on sale now for $30-35 per car load and $60 per limo/bus.

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Speedway Children's Charities

Speedway Children's Charities

Fundraising for the community is a major part of Gift of Lights, and that begins immediately at the front. A portion of the proceeds from each admission will benefit the New Hampshire Chapter of Speedway Children’s Charities, which is the official charity for New Hampshire Motor Speedway.

Speedway Children's Charities

Fundraising for the community is a major part of Gift of Lights, and that begins immediately at the front. A portion of the proceeds from each admission will benefit the New Hampshire Chapter of Speedway Children’s Charities, which is the official charity for New Hampshire Motor Speedway.

SCCNH hosts events and promotions geared around race weeks and other activities at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, as well as events across New England.

Each December, SCCNH distributes grants to nonprofit organizations in the region. In 2019, grants were distributed to 51 charities totaling $55,375, and since its inception in 2009, New Hampshire Motor Speedway and SCC have distributed more than $1.8 million, supporting more than 808,000 children in the local community.

Operating as a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, the New Hampshire Chapter is governed by a board of local trustees whose sole purpose is to distribute the funds raised each year to qualified local children's-based 501(c)(3) organizations.

To learn more, please visit the Speedway Children's Charities website or contact New Hampshire Chapter Director Danielle Cyr at [email protected].

S'mores

S'mores

Warm up by the fire & toast a yummy s'more with your family Thursday – Sunday evenings at our s'mores pit, located next to the Main Grandstand ticket booth at the end of the Gift of Lights route. Individual s'more kits will be available for purchase with proceeds benefitting the New Hampshire Chapter of Speedway Children's Charities.

Loudon Food Pantry

Loudon Food Pantry

Receive $2 off your admission when you bring three or more non-perishable food items for donation to the Loudon Food Pantry.

*Discount valid on admission purchased at the entrance only. Discount not applicable to admission purchased online. Cannot be combined with any other discount.

Loudon Food Pantry

Since the Gift of Lights first started in 2011, food & monetary donations have allowed New Hampshire Motor Speedway to donate more than 98,000 pounds of food to the Loudon Food Pantry, which has provided nearly 93,000 meals to locals during the holiday & winter months.

Loudon Food Pantry is an independent 501(c)(3) non-profit organization which provides food to households who are struggling to feed themselves. The Loudon Food Pantry supports Belmont, Canterbury, Chichester & Loudon, N.H. The Food Pantry opened its doors in July 2008.

The Loudon Food Pantry wants to reach & assist as many struggling households in its service area as possible.