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Charlotte Motor Speedway

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Weekend get away for the guy to a race event in Charlotte. So close to the race location and enjoy... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Gavin D
Clinton, United States
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Spectacular Christmas light display

My husband and I throughly enjoyed driving on the race track to see the light displays. We did not... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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For more than 50 years, Charlotte Motor Speedway has set the standard for motorsports entertainment for fans of all ages.Charlotte Motor Speedway is the only race vacation destination where fans can immerse themselves in the heart of NASCAR country...more
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5555 Concord Pkwy S, Concord, NC 28027-4600
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Weekend get away for the guy to a race event in Charlotte. So close to the race location and enjoy the city of Charlotte. Good location off highway and great local restaurants.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Gavin D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I throughly enjoyed driving on the race track to see the light displays. We did not go to the Christmas Village, but the movie Home Alone was playing as we were driving. The Christmas lights were spectacular and unusual. Not the run...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank kayem3354
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First off, go early and go on a week day if possible. The place can get packed. If you have to go on a weekend, pay the extra for the fast pass. It can really save you a lot of time on a crowded night....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank BradU42
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Charlotte Motor Speedway (CMS) to see the Christmas lights. We have seen other drive through Christmas lights and were not novices; but, CMS was different. First, you actually get to drive on the race track...drive not race; but, you can drive a little...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 156randellc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Race its been a few years but we took the family to a race there, had a wonderful time and the kids really enjoyed it! The Williams family

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 7777th
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We waited on the highway in the line on the right side of the road for an hour. Cars raced along in the pass lane, stopped, turned their turn signal on and either squeezed their way in at the front of the line at the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Karen G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went about five years ago and it was okay. Once you made it to the in field you can walk around which is nice. According to the Ads it has grown and has more lights.... Well we were horribly disappointed this time. We got...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank K S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had to wait for 2.5 hours to get in. Once you get in line, there is no way to turn around. Big disappointment. I would return even if was free or someone paid me. Tourist trap. Stay away.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Hclaye25
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Yeah the lights were pretty cool but most of them were burnt out. If I knew that this was what I was going to see THIS I wouldn’t have waited in the FOUR HOUR line of misery and headaches. Trust me, I love Christmas and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank kaia_travel_reviews
Reviewed December 17, 2018 via mobile

This is a great place for any NASCAR fan. Seeing the cars and memorabilia of the sports roots was wonderful. Expect to spend they day. There is so much to do and see.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Roger S
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December 11, 2018|
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Response from OBXLOKAL | Reviewed this property |
The track is located in Concord, a short distance from downtown Charlotte, there are quite a few nice motels close to the track if not all booked up. during races there are usually busses that pick up at the motels near the... More
Riley R
October 7, 2018|
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Response from Reed B | Reviewed this property |
I do not know but I would doubt it. There is always UBER. I drove to the track for the All Star race and the police did an excellent job getting everyone out of the area after the race was over. Plus NASCAR fans are mostly... More
May 22, 2018|
Response from Kevin F | Reviewed this property |
They get you into the Garage and on PitRoad all day long! It’s a great pass to have!