Tickets & Events

Saturday, May 30, 2015

What Is The Color Run™?

The Color Run, also known as the Happiest 5k on the Planet, is a unique paint race that celebrates healthiness, happiness and individuality. Now the single largest event series in the world, The Color Run has exploded since our debut event. We have more than tripled our growth, hosting more than 300 events in 50+ countries in 2014.

Bojangles' Summer Shootout - Pricipal School Bus Races

Tuesday, June 9, 2015
Summer Shootout

School may be out for summer, but local principals will be hard at work racing their way to the front of the field as Charlotte Motor Speedway kicks off the Bojangles’ Summer Shootout with Principal School Bus Racing on the frontstretch quarter-mile. In addition, fans will be treated to a full slate of Legend and Bandolero racing as the most competitive field of racers from across the country converge on the epicenter of motorsports.

Saturday, June 13, 2015 - Sunday, June 14, 2015

Originated in 2002, Honda Day was created by OGS1320 (Ortega Global Solutions) with one northeast event with a total of 1200 participants and spectators.

HDAY events promote themselves as family friendly and feature a diverse, enthusiastic and desirable fan base – a coast-to-coast celebration of the Honda/Acura lifestyle.

Each HDAH event prides itself on being an open and accessible experience for fans, competitors and sponsors alike.

HDAY events include several elements to maximize the Honda and Acura fan experience including:
A highly organized and structured drag racing event
A professionally judged 18-class car show
HDAY Project Car Giveaway
Lifestyle Stage
Interactive manufacturers midway

Bojangles' Summer Shootout - Mascot Mania Go-Kart Races

Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Summer Shootout

The fur will fly when Team Spirit Night returns to the frontstretch quarter-mile at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Mascot Mania brings together the action-packed excitement of Legend Car and Bandolero racing with a high-speed go-kart clash featuring LugNut, the world’s fastest mascot, and his mascot friends from across the region.

Bojangles' Summer Shootout - Media Mayhem

Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Summer Shootout

The name says it all. Media members will take to the track in a winner-take-all battle royale for the ultimate bragging rights in what has become one of the most fiercely contested and highly anticipated school bus races of the summer. It’s sure to be mayhem as media personalities wheel their two-ton school buses in search of victory before the most competitive field of Legend Car and Bandolero racers do batter on the frontstretch quarter-mile.

Bojangles' Summer Shootout - Fourth of July Fireworks Extravaganza

Tuesday, June 30, 2015
Summer Shootout

Fans will see fireworks on and off the track as Charlotte Motor Speedway kicks off a busy Fourth of July week with the very best Legend Car and Bandolero racers from across the country battling on the frontstretch quarter-mile. The Tuesday night spectacular will feature a Champ truck display and a huge fireworks extravaganza to wrap up a full evening of racing.

Friday, July 3, 2015 - Saturday, July 4, 2015

Imagine “Big-Rig” trucks powering through the banking at Charlotte Motor Speedway, or smoking all 4 rear tires as each truck power-slides out of Turn 4 at Thunderhill Raceway Park.


Picture 50,000 truck racing fans in the grandstands at Texas Motor Speedway or lining the road course at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Well, there’s no need to imagine such a picture anymore.


ChampTruck is coming to all these great, world-class race tracks – and more – across the United States. ChampTruck has 10 events at 10 world-class venues for its inaugural 2015 season.

Bojangles' Summer Shootout - Faster Pastor

Tuesday, July 7, 2015
Summer Shootout

Concord-area clergy will leave it all on the track as they race two-ton school buses to determine which pastor is faster at the intermission of the night’s thrilling Legend Car and Bandolero action.

Bojangles' Summer Shootout - Little Luggies 600

Tuesday, July 14, 2015
Summer Shootout

As the weeks wind down, the action heats up as the country’s best Legend Car and Bandolero racers battle for crucial points in the Bojangles’ Summer Shootout. In addition to a full slate of Legend Car and Bandolero action, fans will enjoy the return of the Little Luggies 600, with young fans racing around the frontstretch quarter-mile on their personal motorized power wheels.

Saturday, July 18, 2015

Foam Glow 5K™ is a fun filled experience exposing runners to Glowing Foam and a ton of Blacklight’s all over the course. Glowing runners come from all different ages, shapes, sizes, and speeds. Whether you are a long term runner or a walk around the park stroller, the 3 miles of the Foam Glow 5K™ course will have you shining bright and waiting for the next run.

Bojangles' Summer Shootout - First Responder Night

Tuesday, July 21, 2015
Summer Shootout

On First Responder Night, fans can join Charlotte Motor Speedway in honoring local police, firefighters and EMS as they do beat and bang two-ton school buses around the frontstretch quarter-mile in the final school bus race of the Bojangles’ Summer Shootout season. In addition, fans can watch a full slate of action-packed Legend Car and Bandolero racing.

Bojangles' Summer Shootout - Champion’s Night

Tuesday, July 28, 2015
Summer Shootout

For the drivers of the Bojangles’ Summer Shootout and their fans, it all comes down to this – Champion’s Night. The night marks the final round of racing and the last chance for drivers to settle who will be crowned this season’s champions. The night will conclude with a huge fireworks display.

Saturday, August 8, 2015

Sparks will fly as the metal-mashing machines of the Circle K Back-to-School Monster Truck Bash return to The Dirt Track at Charlotte for a night of high-flying action on the most diabolical outdoor course on the planet.

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Friday, September 18, 2015 - Sunday, September 20, 2015

The NHRA’s best drivers begin their quest for supremacy in the first race of the six-race NHRA Mello Yello Series Countdown to the Championship at zMAX Dragway. Every ticket is a pit pass, giving fans unmatched access to the drivers and crews who drive these 10,000-horsepower Top Fuel & Nitro Funny Car machines to their limits!

Thursday, September 24, 2015 - Sunday, September 27, 2015

Car lovers rejoice! The world’s largest automotive extravaganza, the Charlotte AutoFair, returns Sept. 24-27, brings together thousands of hotrods, muscle cars, exotic sports cars and classic automobiles.

Thursday, October 8, 2015
NASCAR Sprint Cup Series

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series drivers leave it all on the track during knockout qualifying to set the field for the only Saturday night race in the Chase, the Bank of America 500.

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Friday, October 9, 2015

The Drive for the Cure 300 Presented by Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina features the NASCAR XFINITY Series regulars beating and banging in a Friday night slugfest under the lights at Charlotte Motor Speedway.

Saturday, October 10, 2015
NASCAR Sprint Cup Series

Sparks will fly and points will be at a premium when the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series comes home to Charlotte Motor Speedway for the Bank of America 500. As the only Saturday night race in the Chase for the Sprint Cup Series championship – and a critical battle in the Contender round – this 500-mile battle could make or break someone’s championship hopes.

Saturday, October 17, 2015

Autism Speaks is the world’s leading autism science and advocacy organization. It is dedicated to funding research into the causes, prevention, treatments and a cure for autism; increasing awareness of autism spectrum disorders; and advocating for the needs of individuals with autism and their families. Autism Speaks was founded in February 2005 by Suzanne and Bob Wright, the grandparents of a child with autism. Mr. Wright is the former vice chairman of General Electric and chief executive officer of NBC and NBC Universal. Since its inception, Autism Speaks has committed more than $525 million to its mission, the majority in science and medical research. To learn more about Autism Speaks, please visit

Saturday, October 17, 2015

Blacklight Run™ is a unique night 5K fun run focused less on speed and more on UV Neon Glowing fun with friends and family. Glowing participants come from all different ages, shapes, sizes, and speeds; every participant will get Glowed™ and has the time of their life. Whether you are an avid runner or a walk around the park walker, the 3 miles of the Blacklight Run™ course will have you glowing and waiting for the next one!

Thursday, November 5, 2015 - Saturday, November 7, 2015
World of Outlaws

The most prestigious dirt racing event in the country, the Nov. 5-7 Bad Boy Buggies World of Outlaws World Finals, returns for three days of heart-pounding, clay-slinging action on the lightning-fast, four-tenths mile oval. The Bad Boy Buggies World of Outlaws World Finals brings together the top series in the sport, the World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series, the World of Outlaws Late Model Series and the Big-Block Modifieds of the Super DIRTcar Series, for a full weekend of racing culminating in the crowning of all three series champions.

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