STEAM Special Events
From energy to speed, learn racing concepts through STEAM activities! Enjoy our entertaining, educational STEAM program with one of our world-class events as a backdrop, including the World Karting Association on April 16, the NGK NTK NHRA Four-Wide Nationals on May 14 and the FASTRAK Racing dirt late models on June 18! Click the Book Online button now to register!
The program is designed for 3rd grade through 8th grade students and will be divided by grades. 3rd & 4th Grade; 5th & 6th Grade and 7th & 8th Grade
We follow all safety protocols set forth by the CDC and the state. These include: Face masks are required; Social distancing observed; Temperature screenings; Hand sanitizing stations provided.
All on-track activities require a signed minor waiver. Waivers can be downloaded from this page.
This is a sample itinerary only.
9:45 a.m. – Students arrive and check in
10 a.m. – STEAM activities begin
12 p.m. – STEAM activities end
12 p.m. – 1 p.m. - Lunch
1 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. – Meet & Greets, racing activities
3 p.m. – Departure
Please park at at zMAX Dragway, 6570 Bruton Smith Blvd. Concord, NC. Ample parking is provided for cars and buses. There is no charge for parking!
No, STEAM activities will be indoors. Picnic lunch and track experience will be outdoors. Please make sure to wear tennis shoes.
Parents are welcome to stay with their student for the day or you may drop off. Pick-up time is 3 p.m. Drop-off location is at zMAX Dragway, 6570 Bruton Smith Blvd., Concord, NC, 28027. Pick-up location is Charlotte Motor Speedway, 5555 Concord Pkwy S., Concord, NC, 28027. This will be in the infield of the NASCAR track. A map will be emailed to you prior to the event date.
Two slices of pizza and water are included in student admission. Additional pizza lunch can be purchased online when you register.
Our gift shop is currently closed. We have a flat penny machine for a Speedway souvenir that takes 2 quarters and 1 penny.