Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series driver Kevin Harvick in victory lane after winning the Foxwoods Resort Casino 301 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on July 22, 2018. Photo Courtesy: NHMS/Harold Hinson Photography
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 26, 2019
NASCAR Rolls in to Loudon For New England’s Biggest Summer Party
LOUDON, N.H. – If you like to get loud, then New Hampshire Motor Speedway is the place to be in July when NASCAR returns for New England’s biggest summer party – the Foxwoods Resort Casino 301 race weekend, July 19-21.
“We are counting down the days until fans start to arrive for our big NASCAR weekend,” said David McGrath, executive vice president and general manager of New Hampshire Motor Speedway. “We’ve added so many new features and even a new event on The Flat Track for fans to enjoy so they have an unforgettable experience all weekend with their family. This will certainly be the highlight of the summer.”
Friday, July 19
The Modified All Star Shootout at 2:10 p.m. is a 30-minute timed shootout between some of the best drivers on the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour. Friday is named Cape Cod Café Pizza Pole Day, as the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series drivers compete for the pole at 4:35 p.m., setting the stage for Sunday’s Foxwoods Resort Casino 301. One ticket provides access to both events, with kids (12 and under) getting in for free.
A new addition to race weekend is the Friday Night Dirt Duels presented by New England Racing Fuel, which will be headlined by the U.S. Legend Cars International and USAC Dirt Midget Association racing in the first ever race under the lights on New Hampshire Motor Speedway’s newest racing surface, The Flat Track. Fans can enjoy a night of short track racing – featuring NASCAR Cup Series drivers Corey LaJoie and Daniel Hemric in legend cars and Ryan Blaney as Grand Marshal – on the 0.25-mile dirt track. Heat races start at 7:30 p.m. with gates opening and practice starting at 6:00 p.m. Tickets, which include open garage and pit access, are $10 for adults with kids 12 and under free.
Saturday, July 20
Sunday, July 21
Sunday, July 21 is the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Foxwoods Resort Casino 301 at 3:00 p.m. The day will serve as one of New England’s biggest parties of the summer with a pre-race concert by Love And Theft and fun for all ages, including $10 tickets for kids (12 and under).
Outside of NASCAR weekend, July is filled with many events for families to enjoy including:
For ticket information for all 2019 events at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, including the July 19 Friday Night Dirt Duels presented by New England Racing Fuel, the July 19-21 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Foxwoods Resort Casino 301 race weekend and the September 20-21 Full Throttle Fall Weekend, visit the speedway website at NHMS.com or call Fan Relations at (603) 783-4931.