Lt. Col. Oliver North to be Honored During Coca-Cola 600 Pre-Race Ceremonies With Charlotte Motor Speedway's Stonewall Jackson Award
Lt. Col. Oliver North is a combat decorated U.S. Marine, a No. 1 best-selling author, the founder of a small business, an inventor with three U.S. patents, a syndicated columnist and the host of "War Stories" on Fox News Channel.
Business, Sports Leaders to Honor 10,000 Military Members and their Families With Special Celebration Luncheon at the Coca-Cola 600
Charlotte Motor Speedway is joining with business leaders from around the country to honor some 10,000 active military and family members before the green flag drops on NASCAR's ultimate test of man and machine, the May 26 Coca-Cola 600, as part of a Memorial Day weekend saluting the U.S. Armed Forces. The day of tribute will feature a special celebration luncheon hosted by John Schnatter, founder, chairman and CEO of Papa John's International, where more than 3,000 pizzas will be served to the military guests.
Charlotte Motor Speedway and Executive Chef James Pierson are kicking off the 10 Greatest Days in Racing by unveiling the new Behemoth Burger, an exclusive 14 patty delight fit to feed your whole section of the grandstands! Hungry fans can get the Behemoth Burger in the General Motors' Grand Stand near Gate 5A.
Eyes of The World Are on Charlotte During The 10 Greatest Days in Racing; Hundreds of Thousands of Fans Bring Millions in Economic Impact
It's difficult to overstate just how big the 10 Greatest Days in Racing are at Charlotte Motor Speedway, with fans from around the globe tuning in to watch NASCAR's best battle for up to $2 million at the Sprint All-Star Race and endure the season's toughest test of man and machine at the Coca-Cola 600.