WELCOME BACK!

A FULL WEEKEND BACK AT THE TRACK

The true Talladega race weekend experience is back! 

Whether you're a seasoned 'Dega veteran, or a first-timer to NASCAR, the YellaWood 500 weekend has something fun in store for everyone! From the return of pre-race festivities and the Talladega Garage Experience, to the GEICO Campgrounds and Talladega Boulevard, we can't wait to welcome you back to NASCAR's Biggest and Baddest Track!

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FULL WEEKEND SCHEDULE

Monday, Oct 4
8:00 am
Parking Lots Open
9:00 am
Midway Opens
9:00 am
Merchandise Haulers Open
10:00 am
Grandstand Gates Open
10:00 am
Talladega Garage Experience Opens
10:30 am
Hospitality Open
1:00 pm
YellaWood 500 - NASCAR Cup Series

TALLADEGA GARAGE EXPERIENCE

With so much happening on YellaWood 500 weekend, the Talladega Garage Experience is the most immserive, interactive and behind-the-scenes fun you can have during race weekend! 
  • Look into the garage as cars are prepped for the race
  • Get access to pre-race ceremonies
  • Celebrate with the winners in Ruoff Mortgage Victory Lane 
  • Value priced concessions 
  • Plenty to do and see in Clyde May's Courtyard, Tito's Lemonade Lounge, Game Zone, etc. 
  • Big Bill's open air social club
  • Learn about Talladega history in Iron Alley
  • And much more!
Talladega Garage Experience admissions must be accompanied by corresponding grandstand tickets or infield admissions. 

*NASCAR REQUIRES THAT ALL GUESTS WEAR A FACE MASK WHILE INDOORS AND IN ENCLOSED AREAS AT ALL TIMES, REGARDLESS OF VACCINATION STATUS. This includes Big Bill's and the garage walkways.*

Q&A's on the Fr8 Auctions Stage
  • Saturday, October 2
    • 9:45 - 10:00 AM - Grant Enfinger
    • 10:00 - 10:15 AM - Fr8 Auctions Special 
    • 10:45 - 11:00 AM - Jeffrey Earnhardt
    • 11:00 - 11:15 AM - Sheldon Creed
  • Sunday, October 3
    • 9:30 - 9:45 AM - Ricky Stenhouse Jr
    • 9:45 - 10:00 AM - Alex Bowman
    • 10:15 - 10:30 AM - Chris Buescher 
    • 10:30 - 10:45 AM - Chase Elliott
    • 10:30 - 12:00 PM - Bobby & Donnie Allison Autograph Session
    • 10:45 - 11:00 AM - Erik Jones 
    • 11:00 - 11:15 AM - Sponsorship Announcement
    • 11:30 - 12:15 PM - Tim Dugger Live

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PRE-RACE CEREMONIES

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Take in pre-race ceremonies from up-close before the YellaWood 500 on Sunday!

FR8 AUCTIONS STAGE

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The Fr8 Auctions Stage is the place to be for driver Q&A's this weekend! With stars Chase Elliott, Alex Bowman, Ricky Stenhouse Jr, Grant Enfinger and many more!

GARAGE WALKWAYS

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Get an up-close view of the cars and trucks this weekend, before they take to the grid on Saturday and Sunday!

MIDWAY

YELLAWOOD BACKYARD BASH

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The largest Backyard Bash of the year is in the Midway! With live entertainment and giveaways, be sure to stop by the YellaWood Backyard Bash!

MERCHANDISE HAULERS

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Pick up your favorite driver's newest merchandise in the Midway! Haulers open Saturday and Sunday at 8:00 AM CT.

PERFORMANCE GROUPS

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On Saturday and Sunday be on the lookout for local performance groups on the stage in the Midway!

INFIELD

DUSTIN LYNCH SATURDAY NIGHT CONCERT

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The Saturday Night Infield Concert is BACK! The party kicks off at 7:30 PM CT with Tim Dugger; 8:30 CT with DJ Mark A.D.; and Dustin Lynch goes on at 9:00 PM CT!

RIDE THE LIGHTNING TOUR RODEO

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The party gets started on Friday night with the Ride the Lightning Tour Rodeo in the infield! Open to all fans who have an infield admission pass, or renewed their 2021 tickets!

GEICO CAMPGROUNDS

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There's nothing like the atmosphere of the GEICO Campgrounds at TALLADEGA! You haven't truly experienced a race weekend until you've spent a night at the track.

YELLAWOOD 500 OFFICIAL PROGRAM

Enjoy a virtual piece of the race day experience with this digital preview of the Official YellaWood 500 Program! 

The web and mobile friendly eProgram brings you featured editorials and stats, as well as beautiful photography and video. 

This digital preview is FREE, but you can pick up your official copy of the YellaWood 500 Program at the merchandise haulers or retail locations located around property.