Food City Race Night

Food City Race Night

Bristol Motor Speedway, Bristol, TN Thursday, August 16, 2018, 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Join us Thursday, August 16 at the Bristol Motor Speedway in the Hospitality Area outside of turn 4 for Food City Family Race Night. Food City Race Night features entertainment, free food sampling, show cars, racing simulators and special appearances by numerous NASCAR celebrities. Admission is FREE. Sponsored by WJHL and Bristol Herald Courier.

 

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EVENT SCHEDULE

Appearances and Autographs
NASCAR Truck Series Drivers (2pm-2:45) approximately 15-20 drivers
NASCAR Xfinity Series (3:15pm-4pm) approximately 12-15 drivers
NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour drivers (4:30pm-5:00pm)
*Driver's schedules are subject to change.

Martin Truex (4:30pm–5pm) 2018 NASCAR Monster Cup Champion and driver of #78  Furniture Row Toyota Camry for Furniture Row Racing. 150 wristbands will be given out at the wristbands distribution tent in front of Hospitality Village (outside turn 4) at 10am.
Trevor Bayne (3pm–3:30pm) driver of #6 Advocare Ford Fusion for Roush Fenway. 150 wristbands will be given out at the wristbands distribution tent in front of Hospitality Village (outside turn 4) at 10am.
Kyle Larson (3pm–3:30pm) driver of #42 Credit One Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 for Chip Ganassi. 150 wristbands will be given out at the wristbands distribution tent in front of Hospitality Village (outside turn 4) at 10am.
Austin Dillon (3pm–3:30pm) driver of #3 Dow Chevrolet SS for Richard Childress Racing. 150 wristbands will be given out at the wristbands distribution tent in front of Hospitality Village (outside turn 4) at 10am
Ryan Newman (3pm–3:30pm) driver of #31 Bass Pro Shop Camaro ZL1 for Richard Childress. 150 wristbands will be given out at the wristbands distribution tent in front of Hospitality Village (outside turn 4) at 10am.
William Byron (5pm–5:30pm) driver of #24 Axalta Camaro ZL1 for Hendrick Motorsports. 150 wristbands will be given out at the wristbands distribution tent in front of Hospitality Village (outside turn 4) at 10am
Elliott Sadler (3:30pm–4:15pm)driver of #1 Armour Chevrolet for Jr. Motorsports, 250 wristbands will be given out at the wristbands distribution tent in front of Hosptiality Village (outside turn 4) at 10am.
Tyler Reddick
(3:30pm–4:15pm)driver of #9 Armour Chevrolet Camaro for Jr. Motorsports. 150 wristbands will be given out at the wristbands distribution tent in front of Hospitality Village (outside turn 4) at 10am.
Ross Chastain
(30pm) driver of #4 Flex Sean Camaro for JD Motorsports. 150 wristbands will be given out at the wristbands distribution tent in front of Hospitality Village (outside turn 4) at 10am.
Matt DiBenedetto
(4:30pm–5pm) driver of #32 Zynga Poker Ford Fusion. 150 wristbands will be given out at the wristbands distribution tent in front of Hosptiality Village (outside turn 4) at 10am.
Bubba Wallace
(4pm) driver of #43 Petty Motorsports. 150 wristbands will be given out at the wristbands distribution tent in front of Hosptiality Village (outside turn 4) at 10am.
Chad Finchum
(4pm) driver of #40 & #66
Chris Buescher
(5pm-6pm) driver of #37 BUSH Beans Chevrolet Camaro ZL1
David Ragan
(4pm-5pm) driver of #38 Ford Fusion
Grant Enfinger
(2pm-2:45pm) driver of #98 Jive Ford F150
Joey Gase
(3:15pm - 4pm) #35 Spark Energy Chevrolet Camaro/Donate Life Tennessee
Ryan Reed
(4:30pm) driver of #16 Lilly Diabetes
JJ Yeley (3pm-4pm) driver of #23 Steakhouse Elite
Gray London
- Team Earnhardt CEO
Lexi Gay
- #77  NASCAR Whelen
Mike Potter
(3pm-5pm) NASCAR Legend
Paul Lewis
(3pm-5pm) NASCAR Legend
Terry Anderson
(3pm-5pm) NASCAR Legend
Travis Tiller
(3pm-5pm) NASCAR Legend
Brownie King
(3pm-5pm) NASCAR Legend
John A. Utsman
(3pm- 5pm) NASCAR Legend
Larry Utsman
(3pm-5pm) - NASCAR Legend
Hannah Seal 
(12 noon - 6pm) and  #55 NWAAS/Kingsport Speedway
Dustin Smith
and #5 Pure Street
Bobby Helton
and #03 Super Street
Carter Davison
and #57 Late Model
Dillon Hodge
and #5 Late Model
Jeff Woodward
and #93 Late Model
Kres VanDyke
and #15 Food City Late Model
Chase Dixon
and #7 Limited Late Model
Craig Phelps
and Pure 4 Car
Josh Collins
and #77 Pure 4
Kevin Wolfe
and #17 Mod Street
Emily Cook
and #28 Mini Cup
Toby Jones
and #66 Mod Mini
Jay Swecker
and #77 Pure Street
Nik Williams
and #32 LMSC
Duke Bare
and #72 Vintage 1955 Chevrolet and 1968 Chevelle Super Street
Hannah Everhart
- 2018 Miss Food City
Harold Crook
and 1957 Chevrolet
Haskell McKee
and 1958 Chevrolet Vintage
John Earnhardt
(12-6pm) Race to Victory and Micro Midget Race Car & Trike
John McCloud
and 1986 Thunderbird owned by Marion Cox
Danny Casteel
and #41 Vintage 1934 Ford
Mike Blevins
and 1992 Lumina
Jimmy Thomas
and Car
Julie Bowers
and the Big Dog Chopper & Harley Davidson
Bob Brinkerhoff - Big E Look Alike
Blake Jones
(Time TBD)
Brian Voiles
and #3 Super Late Model
Jeffrey Earnhardt
(Time TBD) #96 Toyota Camry
Zeke Shell
and #1  Late Model



Entertainment – Coke Stage
12:15–1:00pm  Wanted Stranger
1:15–2:00pm    Spank
2:00–2:45pm    Welcome Ceremonies:
    MC — Larry McReynolds and Mike Helton, Vice Chairman of NASCAR
    National Anthem - Christina Druen
    Honoree - NASCAR Legend-Sterling Marlin
3:00–3:05pm    Speedway Children's Charities Auction – Auctioning a signed Richard Petty Jacket
3:05–3:45pm    Q&A Session
4:00–4:45pm    Spank
5:00–5:45pm    The Buddz



Food Sampling (beginning at Noon)
Airborne, Armour Vienna Sausage and Chili, Blue Bell Ice Cream, CAB Thick & Juicey Burgers served on Flowers Buns, Calbee/Snapeas Crisps, Cheez-it Products, Coke, Cousin Willie's Popcorn, Dietz & Watson Wraps, Dukes Dips, Food City Exclusive Brands, Frito Lay Roaming Samplers, Goody's Powder, Gordos Cheese Dip, Gwaltney Hotdogs served on Sara Lee Buns, Jack Links Beef Jerky, Kellogg's Poptarts, Lance Cape Cod Chips and Snyders Pretzels, M&M's, Mayfield Ice Cream Novelties, McCormick Grill Mate Seasoning Packets, Misty Mountain Water, Mrs. Grissoms Salads, Nabisco Oreos, Pearson's Candy (Bit-O-Honey), Pinty's Popcorn Chicken, Snack Factory Pretzel Chips, Snyders of Berlin Chips, Texas Pete Hot Sauce, Vietti Chili and Hotdog Sauce,
Steakhouse Elite


Booths and Displays
American Red Cross, Auto Racing Outreach, Beltone - Free Earplugs, Bristol Herald Courier,
Bristol Chamber of Commerce, Cici's Pizza, Donate Life Tennessee, ESGR (Employees Support for Guard/Reserve), Falls Plaza Hearing Center Tent - Free Earplugs, Flex Seal, Holly Help Spay & Neuter Tent, Keep Bristol Beautiful, Keep Tennessee Beautiful, Komen East TN, NASCAR Cars 1/25 Display, Pinnacle Home Improvements - Child Fingerprinting , Raceway Ministries, Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies, Sound Revue, Speedway Children's Charities, Swisher Sweet, Teleperformance, Victory Junction , WJHL



Show Vehicles & Other Attractions
#16 Lilly Diabetes Consumer Display & #16 Show Car, #3 Auto Racing Outreach, #37 BUSH Beans, (10) Muscle Car Ministries, (25) Tennessee Valley Mustangs , (15) Tri State Antique Tractors , (40) Northeast Tennessee Mustangs, American Red Cross - Emergency Response Vehicle & Tent, Armour Display, Big Dog Chopper & Harley Fat Boy, BMS Pace Car, Dolly Parton Stampede & Celebration A Dolly Parton Company, Dukes Mayo/Dips Display, Food City Big Cart w/ a 550 HP Motor & Racing Tractor, Food City Cold Air Balloon, Great Big Famous Idaho Potato Truck, Kingsport Speedway Pace Car, M&M Mars Display - #18 M&M's Carmel Show Car, Sim POD/Trophy/Souvenir Trailer, Pinty's Trailer and Show Car, National Guard Display, Ripley's Aquarium Display - Van & Tent, SBK Van, Shriners Hospitals for Children, Sound Revue Speaker, WJHL Sat Truck & 4 New Van, WTFM/WAEZ Van, WMEV Van & #94 Show Car, WCYB Storm Tracker and News Vehicle, WXBQ/Electric Vans, WXSM, WQUT Van, Purina Ultimate Air Dogs:  Display times; 12pm-4pm and finals 5pm.



Commercial Characters
Bob the Builder, Bump & Run, Flexie, Idaho Potato - Spuddy, Keebler Elf Ernie, Ripley's Aquarium Sharky , T.J. Clown, WXBQ Rabbit