From 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 3rd, the speedway will host FANtasy DRIVE, the ultimate Open House and Fan Appreciation Day to celebrate "20 Years of Motorsports Magic."

Fans that purchase a ticket to either of the Saturday or Sunday events for the 2010 LENOX Industrial Tools 301 weekend in June, the 2010 SYLVANIA 300 weekend in September, or who have already purchased tickets for these events will experience 3 laps on the 1.058 mile NASCAR oval that stars such as Jimmie Johnson, Jeff Gordon, and Dale Earnhardt, Jr. run on twice a year.  Follow the Official Toyota Hybrid Pace Car for the ride of a lifetime!!!

Free Admission to the following events from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.:

An exclusive "Behind the Scenes" tour of New England's largest sports and entertainment facility including:

  • Bruton Smith's (Chairman of the Board of New Hampshire Motor Speedway) luxury suite
  • The Hospitality Courtyard
  • NASCAR Race Control featuring Live Timing & Scoring from the speedway's pace car
  • The ESPN/TNT/SPEED Television Broadcast Booths
  • Reserved RV Campground (a spectacular view of the racetrack!)
  • The Center Garage Area
  • Victory Lane

Celebrate in Victory Lane and have your picture taken hoisting the LENOX Industrial Tools 301 trophy over your head!

Got the need for speed?  iRacing will have four simulators available for fans to get the true feeling of racing on the speedway.  These sims are used by many of the NASCAR teams and drivers for training.  "iRacing is the most modern racing simulation ever created.  Every inch of every track is modeled perfectly.  For the actual real-world racer, this is your 'at-home' test vehicle," says Dale Earnhardt, Jr.

The Main Office Display Area will host:

  • A preview of the 20th Annual Vintage Celebration with some of the finest show cars
  • The latest in RVs from Camping World
  • Stylish new cars from Grappone Toyota
  • A preview of Speedway Children's Charities 2010 event schedule

The Center Garage Display Area will be showcase:

  • ACT (American-Canadian Tour)
  • COM (Corvettes of Massachusetts)
  • LRRS (Loudon Road Race Series)
  • NHKA (New Hampshire Karting Association)
  • Penguin Racing School (Motorcycle Training)
  • SCCA (Sports Car Club of America)
  • SCCNH (Sports Car Club of New Hampshire)
  • SRA (Sidecar Racers Association)
  • Street Survival Advanced Teen Driving Program
  • Trackmasters Mobile Kart Racing (NASCAR Weekend Karting)
  • USCRA (United States Classic Racing Association)
  • The White Mountain Chapter of the BMW Club
  • Coastal 181 (The premier motorsports book seller in the world)
  • Engraving, Awards, & Gifts (Displaying the NHMS NASCAR event trophies)

100.3 WHEB-FM & Rock 101 WGIR-FM will be broadcasting live at the Infield Tunnel entrance to the speedway!!!

For the younger fans, racing and festive face painting by area artists!

20% discount on the entire inventory at Speedway World (New Hampshire Motor Speedway's Official Souvenir Store).

Scheduled Special Events:

9:00 a.m. until found
Fans will have the opportunity to find the "Awesome Egg" and redeem it for an event enhancing experience at either of the 2010 NASCAR weekends!!!

10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Live Music featuring the bands "Phoenix" in the Main Office Display Area and "DBLDN" in the Center Garage Display Area.

11:00 a.m.
Milo's (the speedway's world famous mascot) Easter Egg Hunt for children 11 and under.

1:00 p.m.
Some of the northeast's most colorful drivers from the past and present will tell some "tall racing tales" during a Q&A session hosted by Dick Berggren, legendary NASCAR on FOX Pit Reporter, and Ken Squier, the most famous voice in NASCAR.  Guests include:

1. Local Veterans:

  • Beaver Dragon
  • Bobby Dragon

2. Current American-Canadian Tour Stars:

  • Brent Dragon
  • Tyler Cahoon
  • John Donahue
  • Nick Sweet

2:00 p.m.
Fans of all ages will have the opportunity of saying the most famous words in motorsports. The winner of the "Drivers, Start Your Engines" contest will give the command for the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour New England 100 on Saturday, June 26th.  Judges include Dick Berggren, Ken Squier, and The Morning Buzz's Andy Blacksmith.

Don't miss out on the experience of a lifetime!!!