Plan A Trip


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:

April 2018 Events

04/05/2018 - 04/08/2018

Pennzoil AutoFair presented by Advance Auto Parts
@ Charlotte Motor Speedway
The world's largest automotive extravaganza returns bringing together thousands of hot rods, muscle cars, exotic sports cars and classic automobiles.
You'll also experience over 10,000 automotive vendor displays, a massive manufacturers' midway, a kids' PlayZone, fun fair food and more. There is something for every member of the family to enjoy.


Jimmy Buffett
@ PNC Music Pavilion

04/27/2018 - 04/29/2018

NGK Spark Plugs NHRA Four-Wide Nationals
@ zMAX Dragway
NHRA drag racing returns to zMAX Dragway, the original site for four-wide racing on the NHRA schedule. Be sure to join the fastest accelerating machines on the planet as they tackle the Bellagio of dragstrips during the ninth annual NGK Spark Plugs NHRA Four-Wide Nationals. Every ticket is a pit pass, so come early to see your favorite drivers and their cars up-close before a quartet of 10,000-horsepower, nitro-burning machines power down the dragstrip simultaneously in one of the greatest spectacles in all of racing.

May 2018 Events

05/04/2018 - 05/06/2018

Carolina Rebellion
@ Rock City Campgrounds / Charlotte Motor Speedway
Be part of the Mid-Atlantic's Biggest Rock Festival on May 4, 5, and 6! Rock out with Alice In Chains, Shinedown, Stone Sour, Godsmack, Five Finger Death Punch, Breaking Benjamin, Muse, Queens of the Stone Age, Incubus and more.


Steely Dan with The Doobie Brothers: The Summer of Living Dangerously
@ PNC Music Pavilion


Kenny Chesney: Trip Around the Sun Tour
@ PNC Music Pavilion


Post Malone
@ PNC Music Pavilion


North Carolina Education Lottery 200
@ Charlotte Motor Speedway
The stars of the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series take on the high banks of America's home for Racing, Charlotte Motor Speedway under the lights in 200 miles of exciting, tailgate-flying action. Drivers will also set the field for the Monster Energy NASCAR All-Star Race with white-knuckled, no-speed-limit qualifying that includes a mandatory four-tire pit stop. Don't forget Kids 13 & Under Get In Free!


Monster Energy All-Star Race
@ Charlotte Motor Speedway
The stars of the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series will battle under the lights at America's Home for Racing, Charlotte Motor Speedway in what will surely be a night to remember. Cole Swindell will light up the biggest all-star event in sports with the Pre-race concert. Afterwards The Monster Energy Open will be Saturday Night for the last chance qualifier before the main event. Don't forget Kids 13 & Under Are Just $10 in the Grandstands


Spectrum Pole Night-ARCA General Tire 150
@ Charlotte Motor Speedway
Spectrum Pole Night returns on Thursday, May 24, with three-round knockout qualifying to decide which Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series drivers will "go" and who will "go home" prior to the legendary Coca-Cola 600 on Sunday, May 27.


Outlaw Showdown
@ Charlotte Motor Speedway
Dirt will fly when the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series takes on The Dirt Track at Charlotte on May 25th for the Outlaw Showdown. Drivers will compete for prize money and prestige in winged, 850-horsepower open-wheel, sprint cars on the lightning-fast, four-tenths-mile clay oval. The undercard features the South Eastern Crate Association features regional racers competing in equally powered late model race cars in the series’ biggest event of the year.

*Minor attendees, ages 14-17, if they want to go in the pit area at The Dirt Track must have a 2 parent, notarized waiver completed. Ages 13 and under are not admitted in the pits.


Alsco 300
@ Charlotte Motor Speedway
NASCAR XFINITY Series regulars will battle against NASCAR Cup Series drivers in the Alsco 300 an afternoon showdown at America's home for Racing, Charlotte Motor Speedway. The NASCAR Xfinity Series is an opportunity for fans to see great racing with tickets starting at just $25 and Kids 13 and under are FREE!


Outlaw Music Festival
@ PNC Music Pavilion


Coca-Cola 600
@ Charlotte Motor Speedway
Memorial Day weekend has never been more fun! Tickets to the Coca-Cola 600 -- the toughest test of man and machine -- start at just $49 and include a rocking Eli Young Band pre-race concert as well as a spectacular, patriotic salute to our military heroes! Afterward, enjoy the 59th running of the legendary Coca-Cola 600 at America's Home for Racing, Charlotte Motor Speedway.

June 2018 Events


Styx / Joan Jett & The Blackhearts with special guests Tesla
@ PNC Music Pavilion


@ PNC Music Pavilion


Rascal Flatts: Back To Us Tour 2018
@ PNC Music Pavilion


Logic Presents: Bobby Tarantino vs. Everybody Tour with NF and Kyle
@ PNC Music Pavilion


Thirty Seconds To Mars
@ PNC Music Pavilion


Luke Bryan: What Makes You Country Tour 2018
@ PNC Music Pavilion


Lynyrd Skynyrd: Last of the Street Survivors Farewell Tour
@ PNC Music Pavilion

July 2018 Events


Foreigner - Juke Box Heroes Tour
@ PNC Music Pavilion


Chris Brown Presents: Heartbreak On A Full Moon Tour
@ PNC Music Pavilion


Miranda Lambert & Little Big Town: The Bandwagon Tour
@ PNC Music Pavilion


Chicago / REO Speedwagon
@ PNC Music Pavilion


Lindsey Stirling + Evanescence
@ PNC Music Pavilion


Boy George And Culture Club
@ PNC Music Pavilion


Dave Matthews Band
@ PNC Music Pavilion


Weezer / Pixies
@ PNC Music Pavilion


Charlie Puth: The Voicenotes Tour
@ PNC Music Pavilion


Keith Urban: Graffiti U World Tour
@ PNC Music Pavilion


Vans Warped Tour Presented By Journeys
@ PNC Music Pavilion

August 2018 Events


The Adventures of Kesha and Macklemore
@ PNC Music Pavilion


@ PNC Music Pavilion


Counting Crows with special guest +LIVE+: 25 Years and Counting
@ PNC Music Pavilion


Dierks Bentley Mountain High Tour 2018
@ PNC Music Pavilion


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.

Gates open at 4:00pm. For early entry at 3:30, bring your donation of a school supply to the front gate. Pit Party includes Monster Truck Rides, Inflatable Slides, Bounce Houses, Rides, Autograph Session, food and souvenirs! Grab a photo beside the massive five-ton machines, meet the drivers who power the 2,000-horsepower beasts and enjoy all the pre-race festivities at The Dirt Track.


Stars Align Tour: Jeff Beck & Paul Rodgers and Ann Wilson of Heart
@ PNC Music Pavilion

September 2018 Events

09/06/2018 - 09/09/2018

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 6-9, bringing together thousands of hot rods, muscle cars, exotic sports cars and classic automobiles. Don't forget Kids 13 & Under Get In Free! with paying adult


Zac Brown Band: Down the Rabbit Hole Live!
@ PNC Music Pavilion


Niall Horan: Flicker World Tour 2018
@ PNC Music Pavilion


Bojangles' Pole Night
@ Charlotte Motor Speedway
Monster Energy NASCAR Cup 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.

It’s ALL included plus early afternoonMonster Energy NASCAR Cup and XFINITY Series practice sessions for just one ticket. And kids 13 and under get in FREE!


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 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup series regulars in a Saturday-free-for-all at America's Home for Racing. 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 SATURDAY, and wear your pink to raise awareness for the fight against breast cancer!


Bank of America 500
@ Charlotte Motor Speedway
A new chapter at America's Home for Racing, Charlotte Motor Speedway history will be written Sept.30, 2018, when the Bank of America 500 – NASCAR’s homecoming showcase of speed and excitement – roars to life on ROVAL™! The first road course race in NASCAR’s playoffs – and the cutoff race in Round 1 – will see drivers duel door to door in one of the most challenging and dramatic races on the schedule.

Kids' tickets in ALL Grandstands start at just $10 for children ages 13 and under. Secure your seats today to witness a Sunday drive like no other!

October 2018 Events


Chris Stapleton's All American Road Show
@ PNC Music Pavilion

10/12/2018 - 10/14/2018

NHRA Carolina Nationals
@ zMAX Dragway
As the temperatures cool down, the excitement heats up at the NHRA’s best battle for supremacy at the Bellagio of drag strips during the fourth race of the NHRA’s Countdown to the Championship. 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!

November 2018 Events

11/01/2018 - 11/03/2018

World of Outlaws World Finals
@ Charlotte Motor Speedway
The most prestigious dirt racing event in the country, the Nov. 1-3 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 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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