ULTIMATE FAN CHECKLIST

Midway Fun

MIDWAY ACTIVATIONS 

  • 20+ Interactive Displays
  • Food & Drink Sampling
  • Make sure to stop by your nearest bar to grab a Tito's Victory Fuel cocktail. For each purchase, Tito's Handmade Vodka will donate $1 to Vet Tix to help provide our nation's active service members and veterans tickets to next year's GEICO 500! 
  • VIEW THE MIDWAY MAP
NASCAR EXPERIENCE

  • ENASCAR GAMING DISPLAY: Test your racing skills by hopping on an iRacing rig at the eNASCAR display! 
    • Rocket League Esports Tournament: Sunday, October 2 at 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM 
  • Secure your free gift for renewing your tickets early at our Sales Center! Meet with our team and your personal contact to explore the best ticketing and camping options for 2023!

PHOTO MOMENTS
Don't forget to share your best photos from race weekend with us on social at @TALLADEGA! 

  • Welcome to Talladega sign 
  • Talladega banner on grandstands behind start/finish line
  • Talladega Blvd sign at the intersection of Talladega and Eastaboga Blvd
  • YellaWood 500 Vulcan Trophy in Talladega Garage Experience* (Saturday and Sunday)
  • Trioval Photo Station in Talladega Garage Experience* 
*Talladega Garage Experience Pass Add-on Required

*NEW* FAN WI-FI
New fan Wi-Fi will be in place for the YellaWood 500 weekend! From the frontstretch grandstands & towers to the midway and select areas around the track. Just look for the network titled #Talladega_GuestWiFi 

MERCHANDISE HAULERS
Back by popular demand, the merchandise haulers will be back in the Midway! Grab your favorite driver's gear to show your support! 

MIDWAY PERFORMANCE GROUPS
Catch all of the performances at the FEVO Group Performance Stage in the midway! 
Saturday, October 1 Sunday, October 2
Fae Dance Studio // 10:30 - 10:45 AM 320 Steppers // 9:30 - 9:45 AM
Kali Dance Studio for the Arts // 10:45 - 11:00 AM Lisa's Dance Dimensions // 9:45 - 10:00 AM
  All That Jazz // 10:00 - 10:15 AM
  Centre Stage Dance Academy // 10:15 - 10:30 AM
  Kash Kinetics Dance // 10:30 - 10:45 AM
  Dance Collective // 10:45 - 11:00 AM
  All Star Dance Academy // 11:00 - 11:15 AM
  Commerce Dance // 11:15 - 11:30 AM
  Cedartown Academy of Performing Arts // 11:30 - 11:45 AM

TRACKSIDE LIVE

NEW IN 2022
NASCAR'S Trackside Live brings you a fun, live show filled with Q&A's, concerts, performances, and more that you don't want to miss out on! Located by Entrance Plaza 2 in the Midway. 

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 1
  • DJ Mark // 8:00 AM
  • Chase Purdy Q&A // 9:15 AM
  • Grant Enfinger Q&A // 9:30 AM
  • Carson Hocevar Q&A // 9:45 AM
  • Chris Buescher Q&A // 11:00 AM 
  • Riley Herbst Q&A // 11:15 AM
  • DJ Mark // 11:30 AM
  • Todd Gilliland Q&A // 2:00 PM
  • DJ Mark // 2:15 PM
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 2
  • DJ Mark // 8:00 AM
  • Brandon McReynolds Q&A // 9:00 AM
  • BJ McLeod Q&A // 9:45 AM
  • Ben Kennedy Q&A // 10:15 AM
  • Ross Chastain Q&A // 10:30 AM
  • Joey Logano Q&A // 10:45 AM
  • DJ Mark // 11:00 AM

NASCAR KIDS ZONE & VIP EXPERIENCE

MIDWAY
Visit the NASCAR Kids Zone in the Midway, located near the Trackside Live stage! Bring your young race fan to try out these exciting new toys: 

  • Crash Racers
  • Shake and Steer
  • Helmet Racer RC
  • Dual Pack RC Set
  • and more! 
TALLADEGA GARAGE EXPERIENCE*
The Kids VIP Experience presented by Children's of Alabama is the ultimate way for kids 12 & under to experience all the excitement that Talladega has to offer! On Sunday, October 2nd, you can sign your kid up for one of these awesome behind-the-scenes experiences: 

  • Hot Laps 
  • Garage & Hauler Tours
  • Pit Box Tours
  • Fist Bump Alley at Driver Introductions or the 1948

*Talladega Garage Experience Pass Add-on Required

FOOD & BEVERAGE

Hungry? Thirsty? We've got your fix! Located throughout the venue and property are vendors that offer a wide variety of food options. 

  • Papa Murphy's // Locatetd in the Midway, Grandstands, and Infield
  • Tito's // Talladega Victory Fuel - signature drink offered at concession stands and free sampling in the midway (21+) 
  • Clyde May's Whiskey Tower Tavern // Tri-Oval Tower
  • Stillhouse Unbreakable Saloon // Located at the infield Blvd bar with free sampling (21+) 
Located in the Talladega Garage Experience*

  • Clyde May's Courtyard 
  • Tito's Lemonade Lounge

Make sure to stop by your nearest bar to grab a Tito's Victory Fuel cocktail. For each purchase, Tito's Handmade Vodka will donate $1 to Vet Tix to help provide our nation's active service members and veterans tickets to next year's GEICO 500! 

*Talladega Garage Experience Pass Add-on Required

RIDE THE LIGHTNING - TALLADEGA

Ride the Lightning is back at TALLADEGA for the YellaWood 500 weekend!

On Friday night of the YellaWood 500 race weekend, infield camping guests and renewal ticket holders can join us in the infield for a full night of high-energy fun!

Lightning Livestock's Ride the Lightning will feature some of the best rodeo action, featuring a bull riding competition, a pyro show, music, and more!

TIME: 7:00 PM CT 

LOCATION: BACKSTRETCH INFIELD

*Infield admission or camping pass required

GEICO CAMPGROUNDS FUN

There's nothing like the GEICO Campgrounds at TALLADEGA! We can't wait to welcome y'all back, and we have so much fun planned! 

  • Ride the Lightning returns to the infield during the YellaWood 500 race weekend*! 
    • Rodeo starts on Friday at 7:00 PM 
  • Watch the fireworks show from any of our campgrounds. 
    • Friday at 9:30 PM
    • Tune in to 95.1 The Mountain during the fireworks for an accompanying music show!
  • Jam out as Bailey Zimmerman and Chase Rice perform at the Saturday Night Infield Concert**!
    • Saturday, starting at 7:30 PM. 
  • Alabama Raceway Ministries will have Sunday Morning Church services:
    • GEICO North Park
    • GEICO South Park
    • Champions Corner
    • Infield GEICO Campgrounds
    • GEICO West Park C

*Infield admission or camping pass required
**Infield admission, camping pass, or YellaWood 500 ticket required

SATURDAY NIGHT INFIELD CONCERT


On Saturday night, October 1, Chase Rice headlines the Infield Concert at 9:00 PM CT with opener Bailey Zimmerman taking the stage at 7:30 PM CT. 

Admission to the Saturday Night Infield Concert is FREE to all infield guests and anyone who purchases a ticket to the YellaWood 500

SCHEDULE

YELLAWOOD 500 RACE WEEKEND

Saturday, Sep 30
Sunday, Oct 1
12:00 pm
CHEVY SILVERADO 250 | NASCAR CRAFTSMAN TRUCK SERIES
1:00 pm
YELLAWOOD 500 | NASCAR CUP SERIES

OFFICIAL PROGRAM

Enjoy a virtual piece of the race day experience at Talladega Superspeedway with our official Digital Souvenir Program Preview for the YellaWood 500!

This web and mobile-friendly preview brings you a sampling of the features, editorial, stats, and beautiful photography to complement your enjoyment of the race coverage from NBC and MRN.

This digital publication is available free of charge from Talladega Superspeedway.