Food City, NASCAR and racing at the Bristol Motor Speedway

Food City Racing

Start Your Engines! The Food City name has become synonymous with NASCAR racing in the area with its sponsorship of two of the sport’s most popular races: the Food City 500 and Food City 300 at Bristol Motor Speedway.

NASCAR stars battle it out under the lights at Bristol Motor Speedway this fall for the Food City 300. Get your tickets today.

Food City 300

Friday, September 16

The stars of the NASCAR Xfinity Series battle it our under the lights at Bristol Motor Speedway for the Food City 300.  Don’t miss any of the action by experiencing all the thrills in person. Get your tickets today at your local Food City grocery store or online for what will be an amazing race weekend!

It's Bristol Baby!

Food City Fan Zone


This year the Food City Fan Zone will feature music, NASCAR Cup and Camping World Truck Series driver appearances, along with other special guests and entertainers, games, driver Question & Answer segments, prizes and so much more fun.


Thursday, September 15

Noon         Axe Throwing, Mechanical Bull, Race Simulator, Mobile Gaming Trailer, Rock Climbing, Kids Zone with STREAMWORKS, Euro bungee, bounce houses, coloring station & games.
02:00PM    Globe of Death (Round 1)
02:00PM    Matt  DiBenedetto 
02:00PM    Chase Purdy & Tyler Ankrum 
02:20PM    Extreme Trampoline ((Round 1) 
02:40PM    BMX Stunt Team (Round 1)
02:30PM    Gates Open         
02:30PM    Practice Begins         
03:30PM    Globe of Death (Round 2)
03:45 AM    Grant Enfinger & Jack Wood 
03:50PM    Extreme Trampoline (Round 2)
04:00PM    Richard Petty Interview and PVA Check Presentation
04:10PM    BMX Stunt Team (Round 2)
05:00PM    Brownie King
06:30PM    ARCA Race         
09:00PM    Truck Race         
After Race    SPANK! (80's Cover Band)


Friday, September 16

Noon         Axe Throwing, Mechanical Bull, Race Simulator, Mobile Gaming Trailer, Rock Climbing, Kids Zone with STREAMWORKS, Euro bungee, bounce houses, coloring station & games.
12:45 PM    Chad Finchum
01:00 PM    Ryan Vargas & Bayley Currey
01:45 PM    Justin Haley Q&A
02:00 PM    Globe of Death (Round 1) 
02:00 PM    Ty Dillion Q&A
02:00 PM    Cole Custer Q&A
02:00 PM    Gates Open 
02:20 PM    Extreme Trampoline (Round 1) 
02:30 PM    Practice Begins 
02:40 PM    BMX Stunt Team (Round 1) 
03:30 PM    Globe of Death (Round 2) 
03:30 PM    Chris Buescher Q&A
03:45 PM    US Army Swearing In
03:50 PM    Extreme Trampoline (Round 2) 
04:00 PM    SCC Auction
04:10 PM    BMX Stunt Team (Round 2) 
04:45 PM    JR. Motorsports Drivers
07:30 PM    Food City 300 
After Race    Tim Dugger
To Follow    Foam Party


Saturday, September 17

Noon         Axe Throwing, Mechanical Bull, Race Simulator, Mobile Gaming Trailer, Rock Climbing, Kids Zone with STREAMWORKS, Euro bungee, bounce houses, coloring station & games.
02:00 PM    Globe of Death (Round 1) 
02:20 PM    Extreme Trampoline (Round 1) 
02:40 PM    BMX Stunt Team (Round 1) 
02:45 PM    Influencer Meet up/Stage Time
03:00 PM    Marcus Smith and Jerry Caldwell
03:00 PM    Erik Jones Q&A
03:15 PM    Joey Logano Q&A
03:30 PM    Ryan Blaney Q&A
03:45 PM    Michael Buffer
04:00 PM    SCC Auction
04:30 PM    Corey Lajoie Q&A
04:45 PM    Willam Byron Q&A
04:10 PM    Globe of Death (Round 2)
04:30 PM    Extreme Trampoline (Round 2) 
04:50 PM    BMX Stunt Team (Round 2) 
05:30 PM    Pre-Race Concert 
07:30 PM    Bass Pro Shops Night Race

Other Events


Joey Logano appearance and autograph session

Coca-Cola is proud to present an appearance and autograph session with Joey Logano, driver of the No. 22 Ford Mustang for TEam Penske. Join us Friday, September 16th from 11:00am-1:00pm at our Blountville, Tennessee Food City location at 1921 Highway 394.  Autographs are on a first come, first-serve basis to the first 150 people to obtain a wristband. Wristbands will be distributed starting at 10:00 am.



Kevin Harvick appearance and autograph signing

Anheuser-Busch is proud to present an appearance and autograph session with Kevin Harvick, driver of the No. 4 Ford Mustang for Syewart-Haas Racing. Join us September 17th from 1:00-2:30 pm at our Blountville, Tennessee Food City location at 1921 Highway 394. Only 150 wristbands will be distributed and required for an autograph. Autographs are on a first come, first-serve basis and wrsitbands will be distributed starting at 12:00 noon. 


Food City 300 Tailgater of the Race

Do you think that you have what it takes to be Tailgater of the Race? Grab your friends, fire up the grill and pull out all of the stops because our race day judges are coming to your tailgate during race weekend at Bristol Motor Speedway. Our prize patrol will be scouting the campgrounds for the biggest, loudest and most entertaining tailgate with the best food of course. You could win up to $500 of Food City gift cards.

Tailgate Like a Champion!

Whether you are heading to the track or watching at home, Food City has everything you need to tailgate like a Champion. Snacks, custom made party trays, fresh made chicken, high quality meats, beer, wine, salty snacks and more. Save more time for fun and let us do the shopping. Try our GoCart curbside pickup or have it delivered to your door (or the campground).