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Camping Policies

Camping Policies

Camping at the race track can create memories that can last a lifetime. Before you set up your campsite, take a look at these policies that will help you maximize your weekend getaway at the speedway.

Check-Out: 12:00PM   Check-In: 1:00PM

Camping is permitted in designated campground spaces only. No overnight camping is permitted in open parking areas.

QUIET TIME is enforced from 12 midnight until 7:00am.

Photo ID must accompany camping credential and be presented when requested by Charlotte Motor Speedway officials/employees.

Parking sticker/validation credential must be affixed to windshield at all times.

All motorized vehicles must have a valid state license plate. Due to safety concerns, personal GOLF CARTS and/or LOW-SPEED VEHICLES (tagged or non-tagged) are PROHIBITED on CMS property unless credentialed by SMIP.  Motorized bikes, motorized skateboards, motorized toy scooters, etc are also prohibited

One camping unit and one vehicle per site, unless the site is approved for dual parking by the campground hosts.

Units must be parked with the front end exposed. Officials must be able to remove any unit immediately in case of an emergency.  No box or cube trucks or oversized flatbed trucks will be permitted. Vehicle and camping equipment must not extend beyond assigned space.

Please place trash in receptacles or trash bags. Place your trash at end of campsite, there will be one round of trash pick-up at each campground each day.

Fires are only allowed if contained in an approved above ground container. Embers may not be left on site upon departure.

"UAS" aka drones, are prohibited on Charlotte Motor Speedway Property.

Firearms, dangerous weapons, or fireworks are strictly prohibited as specified by local authorities. Failure to comply will result in expulsion from the campground without refund and possible prosecution.

Any unauthorized items can be confiscated and held by Security until customer's departure.

Drink responsibly.

Please remember to be careful!You are responsible for your own safety.  Look out for natural hazards and dangers especially when you are in wooded areas.  Swimming is not permitted in any of the ponds, streams, or rivers located on or near Speedway property.

Camping is an outdoor experience; therefore, we do not give refunds due to discomforts of nature.

Campers are required to turn generators off from 12 midnight until 7:00am.

Please be aware of all carbon monoxide dangers that can be harmful to you or other guests. Vehicle and generator exhaust must be expelled safely into roadways and not into adjacent campsites.

Anyone needing a generator for health issues must check in with the Campground Check in Trailer and speak with the Campground Hosts. Anyone requesting exception to this rule must have an approved "exhaust flow pipe" attached to their generator exhaust to vent the fumes upward and away from other campers in order to lessen the dangers of carbon monoxide.  This would apply to motor homes and units with very low decibel generators.

Units with high decibel generators or no exhaust flow pipe will be moved to another location in the campground by the Campground Hosts and Speedway security so as not to disturb other campers, keep them awake, and maintain safety for all.

Campers are allowed to bring the family pet when visiting campgrounds at Charlotte Motor Speedway.  Pets are not permitted in the grandstand areas during race events.  To ensure the safety and enjoyment of all guests and campers, it is important that you read and abide by the following Pet Policy:

Aggressive dogs of any breed cannot enter or stay at CMS campgrounds. If your dog shows behavior that is protective and unfriendly to strangers, please leave it home. If you decide to bring your dog and it exhibits this type of behavior, CMS personnel will ask you to leave.

A LEASH RULE is in effect whenever the animal is outside the owner's camping trailer, vehicle, motorhome or tent - there are no exceptions. All dogs must be under the control and visual observation of their owner at all times. No dog can be left tied up and unattended outside the owner's camping equipment.

Campers must clean up after their pets and properly dispose of the waste; this rule applies at all times no matter where the pets relieve themselves in the campgrounds or parking areas. Please do not walk your pet through another camper's site or allow them to relieve themselves on someone else's site.

Allowing your pet to bark uncontrollably day or night will not be permitted and in such event, you may be asked to leave.

Service dogs are always welcome at all CMS campgrounds. However, these animals must follow leash restraint policies and may not exhibit aggressive behavior.

The users of this camping space are prohibited from conducting commerce or engaging in any marketing activities.  This prohibition includes, but is not limited to, the sale of goods, sampling, signage, surveying, food vending or any other activity that in the sole discretion of the staff of Charlotte Motor Speedway is deemed detrimental to the facility.  Violation of this policy will result in forfeiture of the camping space and any monies paid. Camping spaces may also not be used for advertising, promotion (including contests or sweepstakes) or trade purposes without the express written consent of Charlotte Motor Speedway.

Check-Out: 12:00PM Check-In: 1:00PM

This campground is our only full hook-up campground that includes water, sewer and electrical (30A and 50A) hook-ups.

Sewer adapters are mandatory.

A bath house is on the property; please check-in to get the door code.

Wi-Fi is available.

Openly displayed alcoholic beverages are not permitted in our Turn 4 Family Campground.

This campground is family friendly, and activities determined unsuitable are up to the discretion of the Campground Host.

Vehicle roofs and/or standing platform floors are subject to height restrictions: Charlotte Motor Speedway & NASCAR Race Control reserve the right to require any customer to lower and/or remove their campsite equipment. Any camping equipment above the listed height restriction is subject to modification according to the discretion of CMS and Race Control.

South Infield (Turns 1 & 2) 10 feet maximum depending on location

  • Tents, Vans, and very small campers only
  • Motorhomes, RVs, & 5th Wheels will not be permitted in south infield.

North Infield (Turns 3 & 4) 13.5 feet maximum

  • RVs only (Tents allowed only in specified area during All-Star weekend)

All fans and visitors must have an infield credential/wristband which must be displayed at all times and subject to inspection for re-entry.

Grandstand tickets are not acceptable for admission into the infield.

No skateboards, scooters, etc. of any kind are permitted in infield campground. Pedal bicycles will be allowed for ease of transportations.

No wagon races or other reckless activity that could cause serious injury are permitted.

No firewood, fire rings, or campfires permitted at anytime.

Vehicle roofs and/or standing platform floors are subject to height restrictions:

No grilling of any kind during race activities.

Charlotte Motor Speedway, LLC reserves the right to make adjustments/changes to Campground rules at their discretion, with or without notice.