Lowe¿s Motor Speedway will celebrate Independence Day with a double dose of family entertainment and fireworks, hosting spectacular sky shows Tuesday night, July 1, and Thursday night, July 3.

First, fireworks light up the sky Tuesday night following round four of the Summer Shootout Series on the frontstretch quarter-mile oval at Lowe¿s Motor Speedway. The celebration continues with the RBC Centura Fireworks Show during the inaugural Snap-On Tools Grassroots Nationals Thursday night at The Dirt Track @ Lowe¿s Motor Speedway.

The Summer Shootout Series includes three classes of Bandolero racing, three divisions of Legends Car action and the Thunder Roadsters. A NASCAR Celebrity Grudge Match featuring Busch Series point leader David Green is also on tap.

Spectator gates open at 5 p.m. with preliminary action at 5:25 p.m. Feature racing begins at 7:30 with the Fireworks Extravaganza scheduled for approximately 10 p.m.

Admission to the Summer Shootout is just $5 for adults. Children 6-12 are admitted for $3 with kids under 6 free. Parking is free.

Spectator gates for the Snap-On Tools Grassroots Nationals featuring the RBC Centura Fireworks Show on Thursday night open at 5 p.m. Hot laps for the IMCA modifieds and stock four-cylinders begin at 6:45 p.m. with opening ceremonies at 7:15. The RBC Centura Fireworks Show will follow the Demolition Derby at approximately 10:15 p.m.

If purchased in advance, tickets for the Snap-On Tools Grassroots Nationals are just $10 for adults and $5 for children 12 and under. All tickets are $5 more the day of the event. Parking at The Dirt Track is free.

To obtain information or purchase tickets, call 1-800-455-FANS or visit www.charlottemotorspeedway.com.