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Sunday, June 23, 2024 2:30 PM
Gate Time: 11:00 AM
NASCAR Cup Series
1.058-Mile Oval

The NASCAR Cup Series will return to New Hampshire Motor Speedway June 22-23, 2024 for the USA TODAY 301 at New England's only NASCAR weekend! Adult tickets start at just $64 while kids 12 & under are only $10!

The NASCAR Cup Series race will be broadcast live on Sunday, June 23, 2024 at 2:30 p.m. ET on USA Network, PRN & SiriusXM.

The Groove

The Groove Fan Hangout

Wednesday - Sunday, June 19-23, 2024
The Groove Fan Hangout

The Groove is the place to mingle & lounge with your friends & family. Located in the Fan Zone in the S2 Lot, The Groove will feature high top tables & stools, comfy couches, DJs, a mechanical bull, a selfie station & live entertainment. Food & drinks will be available for purchase, but there's no cover charge to get in to The Groove.

Hours: Wednesday 6-8 p.m. | Thursday 7-9 p.m. | Friday 12-3 p.m. & 4-6 p.m. | Saturday 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. & 8-11 p.m. | Sunday 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

  • Wednesday: Bingo (6-8 p.m.)
  • Thursday: April Cushman Band (7-9 p.m.)
  • Friday: DJ (12-3 p.m.)
  • Saturday: DJ (10 a.m. – 3 p.m.) | Flying Ivories Dueling Pianos (9:30-11 p.m.)
  • Sunday: DJ (10 a.m. – 2 p.m.)

*The Groove will be 21+ Saturday night. Schedule subject to change. Stay up-to-date with our mobile app.

Camper Appreciation Bingo Night presented by THOR Industries

Wednesday, June 19, 2024 | 6-8 p.m.
Camper Appreciation Bingo Night presented by THOR Industries

Win cool prizes & enjoy opening evening at The Groove during Camper Appreciation Bingo Night presented by THOR Industries! We'll supply the BINGO cards & dobbers, THOR Industries will supply the prizes – you bring the fun!

April Cushman Band

Thursday, June 20, 2024 | 7-9 p.m.
April Cushman Band

The April Cushman Band will perform live at The Groove Thursday night! Named a top-10 emerging artist & songwriter by Tractor Supply & Grammy-winning & multi-ACM-winning country artist Lainey Wilson, New Hampshire native April is a vocal force in the Northeast. She was named Country Act of the Year by the New England Music Awards (2022 & 2023) & is commonly referred to as a "blend of Ashley McBryde with the story telling of Lori McKenna."

Elm City Party Bike

Friday - Sunday, June 21-23, 2024
Elm City Party Bike

The Elm City Party Bike is New England’s first & foremost pedaled party & sightseeing bike & it's coming back to New Hampshire Motor Speedway! Enjoy a fun, social & relaxing way to explore the NHMS property while exercising. The best part? It's BYOB! Bring your own snacks, beer, wine, cider & seltzer!

  • Friday: 12-3 p.m. & 4-6 p.m.
  • Saturday: 12-3 p.m. & 7-9 p.m.
  • Sunday: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Must be 21+ with a valid ID. Limited seats available on a first come, first served basis. Sign up at The Groove during the hours listed above. Duration of ride is 10-12 minutes.

The Flying Ivories Dueling Pianos

Saturday, June 22, 2024 | 9:30-11 p.m.
The Flying Ivories Dueling Pianos

The Flying Ivories will belt out an all-request, rock & roll singalong at The Groove Saturday night while you & your friends dance, hoot, holler & even join them on stage for a show that's part music, part comedy & all fun. From Billy Joel to Aretha Franklin, from Sinatra to Metallica, from Johnny Cash to Katy Perry, they've got it covered.

"The Magic Mile" Stage

The Morning Show

Saturday, June 22, 2024 | 10:15-11:15 a.m.
The Morning Show

NASCAR personality Jose Castillo hosts a live talk show featuring appearances by drivers from all three NASCAR series racing at "The Magic Mile" this weekend! Don't miss it at "The Magic Mile" Stage, located just outside the infield tunnel.

Guests:

  • 10:15 a.m. – NCS Driver Daniel Hemric
  • 10:30 a.m. – NCS Driver William Byron
  • 10:45 a.m. – NXS & NWMT Driver Justin Bonsignore & NWMT Drivers Doug Coby & Ron Silk
  • 11 a.m. – NXS Drivers Austin Hill & Corey Heim

Dirty Deeds: The AC/DC Experience

Saturday, June 22, 2024 | 8:30-10 p.m.
Dirty Deeds: The AC/DC Experience

A true audio & visual experience, fan-favorite AC/DC tribute band Dirty Deeds invites you to take part in two hours of pure rock 'n' roll escapism as they take "The Magic Mile" Stage, located just outside the infield tunnel, Saturday night & pay tribute to one of the greatest bands of our time!

Trackside Live

Sunday, June 23, 2024 | 11 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Trackside Live

This high-energy entertainment pre-race show includes driver interviews with some of the top stars in the NASCAR Cup Series & plenty of antics & high-jinks from Kenny Wallace & John Roberts! Don't miss it at "The Magic Mile" Stage, located just outside the infield tunnel.

Guests:

  • 11 a.m. – Speedway Motorsports President & CEO Marcus Smith
  • 11:15 a.m. – Tyler Reddick
  • 11:30 a.m. – Ross Chastain
  • 11:45 a.m. – Martin Truex Jr. & NHMS Executive Vice President & General Manager David McGrath

Speedway Children's Charities Fundraisers

50/50 Raffle

Friday, June 7 - Sunday, June 23, 2024
50/50 Raffle

Don’t miss your chance to win big this year with the fourth annual 50/50 Raffle. Tickets will be sold in person during Motorcycle Week at NHMS (June 8-15), during SIG SAUER Academy Dirt Duels at The Flat Track on Friday, June 21 & at the tent between the Concord & Main Grandstands on Saturday & Sunday, June 22-23. Tickets will be sold online starting Friday, June 7. All ticket sales end at the conclusion of stage two of the USA TODAY 301 NASCAR Cup Series race on Sunday, June 23. The winner of half of the jackpot will be announced during stage three of the USA TODAY 301. The other half goes directly to SCCNH.

*Must be 18 or older & in the state of New Hampshire to purchase a ticket.

Online Auction

Auction Closes: Thursday, June 20
Online Auction

Bidding is now open! Don't miss this opportunity to claim a once-in-a-lifetime NASCAR weekend experience. All proceeds benefit the New Hampshire Chapter of Speedway Children's Charities. Available experiences include:

  • Wave the green flag for NASCAR Xfinity Series qualifying (Friday)
  • Wave the green flag for NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour qualifying (Friday)
  • Wave the green flag for NASCAR Cup Series qualifying (Saturday)
  • Victory lane experience for the SciAps 200 NASCAR Xfinity Series race (Saturday)
  • Hot laps in the Official Toyota Camry XSE pace car (Sunday)

Laps for Charity presented by NBT Bank

Thursday, June 20, 2024 | 6:30-8 p.m.
Laps for Charity presented by NBT Bank

This fan-favorite event is your chance to experience the thrill of driving your own vehicle on the historic 1.058-mile oval known as "The Magic Mile" before NASCAR's stars roll into town. You can also experience a ride in the official NHMS Toyota pace car. VIP sessions are available & include the opportunity to be the only vehicle on the racetrack with the pace car. Everyone will also get a photo taken in victory lane after their laps.

Advance registration is encouraged.

Group Laps in Your Own Vehicle$40/Vehicle
Ride in Official NHMS Toyota Pace Car$40/Person
Individual VIP Laps in Your Own Vehicle Following Pace Car$100/Vehicle *SOLD OUT!*

Sign the Track Wall Banner

Friday & Saturday, June 21 & 22, 2024
Sign the Track Wall Banner

Race fans can make their mark on the USA TODAY 301 NASCAR Cup Series race at NHMS. For just $5, fans can Sign the Track Wall Banner at the Trackside Treasures Shop in the gap between the Concord & Main Grandstands, Friday & Saturday, June 21-22. The banner will be placed on the racetrack wall Sunday morning for the USA TODAY 301.

Price$5/Person

Track Treasures Shop

Friday - Sunday, June 21-23, 2024
Track Treasures Shop

Purchase various mementos, NASCAR collectibles, one-of-a-kind autographed items, clothing, advertising banners & more at the Track Treasures Shop located in the gap between the Concord & Main Grandstands, Friday – Sunday, June 21-23. All proceeds benefit SCCNH.

  • Friday: 11 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
  • Saturday: 11 a.m. – Checkered flag for the Mohegan Sun 100 NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour race
  • Sunday: 11 a.m. – Checkered flag for the NASCAR Cup Series race

Track Walk presented by NBT Bank

Saturday, June 22, 2024 | 8-9 a.m.
Track Walk presented by NBT Bank

Start your day with a one-lap walk around “The Magic Mile” with your family & friends led by NASCAR Cup Series driver & New England native Ryan Preece before your favorite NASCAR drivers take to the track to battle it out for a chance to land in victory lane!

Advance registration is suggested at the link below or at the NHMS booth in the Fan Zone. Participants to check in at the front of the Bath/Shower House in the S3 Lot.

Adults$25/person
Kids (12 & under)Free with paid adult

Cornhole Tournament

Saturday, June 22, 2024 | Check-In & Practice: 9 a.m. | Tournament: 10 a.m.
Cornhole Tournament

The third annual Cornhole Tournament comes with a first-place prize of two VIP suite seats for Sunday’s USA TODAY 301 NASCAR Cup Series race. Check-in & practice will begin at 9 a.m. Saturday & NASCAR Cup Series driver & New England native Kaz Grala will make an appearance to kick the tournament off at 10 a.m. Day-of registration is available, however, advance registration is suggested.

Advance Registration$60/Two-Person Team
Day-Of Registration$75/Two-Person Team

Wicked Good Live Auction presented by PPG

Sunday, June 23, 2024 | 9:30-10:45 a.m.
Wicked Good Live Auction presented by PPG

Bid on a variety of unique NASCAR memorabilia from many of your favorite drivers during the Wicked Good Live Auction presented by PPG on "The Magic Mile" Stage located just outside the infield tunnel. There will also be items from New England sports teams, local businesses & once-in-a-lifetime experiences.

NASCAR Kids Zone

Toyota Coloring Book Car

Friday - Sunday, June 21-23, 2024
Toyota Coloring Book Car

Kids can help design a NASCAR race car! The Coloring Book Car is the first-ever actual running stock car that kids can color on, welcoming creativity & participation in designing the car throughout the weekend.

  • Friday: 12-5 p.m.
  • Saturday: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
  • Sunday: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

NASCAR Arcade

Friday - Sunday, June 21-23, 2024
NASCAR Arcade

New for 2024! Young teenagers can show off their skills in various NASCAR games including Roblox, NASCAR Rush & NASCAR Heat at the NASCAR Arcade, featuring three screens & four gaming consoles, each with their own controller & seating area. One of the screens will hold two consoles & allow for side-by-side competitive gaming.

  • Friday: 12-5 p.m.
  • Saturday: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
  • Sunday: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

LEGO Build & Race

Friday - Sunday, June 21-23, 2024
LEGO Build & Race

Kids are encouraged to build their dream LEGO car & race it down the track to compete with their friends & family. Kids can use the LEGO building stations then step up to the track to release their car on the starting line.

  • Friday: 12-5 p.m.
  • Saturday: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
  • Sunday: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

6V Ride on Racer

Friday - Sunday, June 21-23, 2024
6V Ride on Racer

The 6V Ride on Racer track is a place for kids to get some racing in before the real race starts! The 6V race cars are electric cars that kids 3-6 years old can play on & driver around the road course track.

  • Friday: 12-5 p.m.
  • Saturday: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
  • Sunday: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

NewBright RC NASCAR Racers

Friday - Sunday, June 21-23, 2024
NewBright RC NASCAR Racers

Kids & parents can try out the NewBright RC cars on the Chicago Street Race track!

  • Friday: 12-5 p.m.
  • Saturday: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
  • Sunday: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Adventure Force Play Area

Friday - Sunday, June 21-23, 2024
Adventure Force Play Area

Kids can play with the Adventure Force Toys at three play tables under the main tent including two crash racer tables & one NASCAR toy hauler & pit stop table.

  • Friday: 12 - 5 p.m.
  • Saturday: 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
  • Sunday: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Free Family Fun

Family Movie Night

Thursday, June 20, 2024 | 8 p.m.
Family Movie Night

Get your popcorn & favorite snacks, then find your favorite seats in the grandstands or get comfy on a blanket on the grassy backstretch hill & enjoy Guardians of the Galaxy on the infield screens!

North Woods Law: New Hampshire

Saturday & Sunday, June 22-23, 2024
North Woods Law: New Hampshire

Visit with Colonel Kevin Jordan, Captain Michael Eastman, Lieutenant Adam Cheney & Conservation Officers Nicholas Masucci & Cole LeTourneau of Animal Planet's "North Woods Law: New Hampshire" Saturday & Sunday in the Fan Zone! They'll also be hosting an autograph session Sunday from 12-12:30 p.m. in the autograph tent in the Fan Zone.

  • Saturday: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
  • Sunday: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Canine Stars

Friday - Sunday, June 21-23, 2024
Canine Stars

The Canine Stars educational entertainment act features a world-class team of dog trainers & their adopted dogs from the U.S., Canada, Mexico, The Netherlands & South Korea. They've been touring North America since 2012 & were seen on America's Got Talent in 2021.

  • Friday: 12:30 p.m. | 2:30 p.m. | 4 p.m.
  • Saturday: 10:30 a.m. | 12 p.m. | 2 p.m.
  • Sunday: 10 a.m. | 12 p.m. | 2 p.m.

Games & Rides

Friday - Sunday, June 21-23, 2024
Games & Rides

Step right up! Enjoy classic carnival games & rides, test your physical agility in the inflatable obstacle course, try to get a hole-in-one in the mini-golf course or play your friends in bocce ball all weekend in the Fan Zone!

  • Friday: 12-5 p.m.
  • Saturday: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
  • Sunday: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Must-See Pit Stops

New England Racing Museum

Wednesday - Sunday, June 19-23, 2024 | Hours TBD
New England Racing Museum

Explore the history of New England motor racing at the New England Racing Museum located behind The Flat Track near the speedway's South Entrance. The museum features 30+ historic race cars & motorcycles as well as an iRacing Simulator, library & other interactive exhibits. 

Hours:

  • Wednesday & Thursday, June 19-20: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Friday & Saturday, June 21-22: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Sunday, June 23: 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. 
Adults$10
Kids Under 12Free

Rock Point Viewing Area

Saturday & Sunday, June 22-23, 2024
Rock Point Viewing Area

Rock Point is an open viewing area featuring lawn games, picnic tables & a cash bar perched atop a beautifully landscaped area in turn four. It's the perfect place to cheer on your favorite drivers with your friends as they mash the throttle & race toward the finish line.

  • Saturday: 11 a.m. – Checkered flag for the Mohegan Sun 100
  • Sunday: 11 a.m. – Checkered flag for the USA TODAY 301

Food Court

Saturday & Sunday, June 22-23, 2024
Food Court

When you need to fuel up, stop by the Food Court behind the Main Grandstands next to the Main Ticket booth for delicious grab 'n' go options, race weekend favorites & more.

  • Saturday: 11 a.m. – Checkered flag for the Mohegan Sun 100
  • Sunday: 11 a.m. – Checkered flag for the USA TODAY 301

Friday at The Flat Track

Giant Games

Friday, June 21, 2024 | 4-9 p.m.
Giant Games

Have some wicked big inflatable fun at The Flat Track Friday night with giant pong, giant cornhole & a bounce house during SIG SAUER Academy Dirt Duels!

Atlas Fireworks presented by THOR Industries

Friday, June 21, 2024 | Approx. 8:55 p.m.
Atlas Fireworks presented by THOR Industries

Once the final checkered flag flies for SIG SAUER Academy Dirt Duels at The Flat Track, Atlas Fireworks will put on an amazing display of fireworks, presented by THOR Industries, before Draw the Line takes the stage!

Draw the Line presented by THOR Industries

Friday, June 21, 2024 | Approx. 9-10 p.m.
Draw the Line presented by THOR Industries

Draw the Line – the only officially endorsed Aerosmith tribute band – will hit The Flat Track stage after the Atlas Fireworks show & rock the night away, presented by THOR Industries!