Plan A Trip

Events

Glenwood Acres is conveniently located within walking distance of Charlotte Motor Speedway and only a short drive from other great venues like the PNC Music Pavilion and downtown Charlotte, NC. Here is a list of some of the major upcoming events:

August 2017 Events

06/05/2017

Foreigner w/ Cheap Trick and Jason Bonham's Led Zeppelin Experience
@ PNC Music Pavilion

08/19/2017

Circle K Back-to-School Monster Truck Bash
@ Charlotte Motor Speedway
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.

September 2017 Events

09/15/2017 - 09/17/2017

NHRA Carolina Nationals
@ zMAX Dragway
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 machines to their limits!  

09/21/2017 - 09/24/2017

Pennzoil AutoFair presented by Advance Auto Parts
@ Charlotte Motor Speedway
Car lovers rejoice! The world's largest automotive extravaganza, the Pennzoil AutoFair presented by Advance Auto Parts, returns September 21-24, bringing together thousands of hot rods, muscle cars, exotic sports cars and classic automobiles.

October 2017 Events

10/05/2017

Bojangles’ Pole Night
@ Charlotte Motor Speedway
NASCAR Sprint Cup Series drivers leave it all on the track during knockout qualifying to set the field for the Bank of America 500. The entertainment lineup also features the Better Half Dash as the ladies of NASCAR duel in a 25-lap Bandolero charity race benefitting Motor Racing Outreach.  The evening concludes with the ground-pounding NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour. The best modified drivers on the planet race for bragging rights in a non-points special event on the frontstretch quarter-mile oval in the Bad Boy Off Road Southern Slam 150.

It’s ALL included plus early afternoon Sprint Cup and XFINITY Series practice sessions for just one ticket.  And kids 13 and under get in FREE!
10/07/2017

Drive for the Cure 300 presented by Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
@ Charlotte Motor Speedway
The contenders for the NASCAR XFINITY Series Championship will fight to the finish with Sprint Cup series regulars in a Friday-night-free-for-all at NASCAR’s home track.  Your Drive for the Cure 300 ticket also includes TWO afternoon Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series practice sessions when your favorite driver is dialing in for Saturday’s race week finale.  The Fan Zone is open all day and kids’ tickets are FREE for ages 13 and under. Adult tickets start at just $25. Make it a fabulous, fun, family FRIDAY, and wear your pink to raise awareness for the fight against breast cancer!

10/08/2017

Bank of America 500
@ Charlotte Motor Speedway
Sparks will fly as the playoff intensity heats up on Oct. 8 with the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series' Bank of America 500, NASCAR's fall classic. This Sunday showdown could make or break driver's championship dreams.

November 2017 Events

11/02/2017

World of Outlaws World Finals
@ Charlotte Motor Speedway
The most prestigious dirt racing event in the country, the Nov. 2-4 World of Outlaws World Finals, returns for three days of heart-pounding, clay-slinging action on the lightning-fast, four-tenths mile oval. The 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 Modifleds of the Super DIRTcar Series, for a full weekend of racing culminating in the crowning of all three series champions.

11/18/2017 - 11/30/2017

Speedway Christmas Remarkable Light Show
@ Charlotte Motor Speedway
Light show at the Charlotte Motor Speedway, for a fun night of Christmas Lights, fireworks, and a sprawling infield Christmas Village full of family-friendly attractions.

December 2017 Events

12/01/2017 - 12/31/2017

Speedway Christmas Remarkable Light Show
@ Charlotte Motor Speedway
Light show at the Charlotte Motor Speedway, for a fun night of Christmas Lights, fireworks, and a sprawling infield Christmas Village full of family-friendly attractions.

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