Charlotte Motor Speedway has mutiple zones defined by color. Check your tickets to see which zone you're in.
Take Exit 49 (Bruton Smith Boulevard/Concord Mills). Travel east towards the speedway. There is paid parking on the left at Entrances H and T, and free parking on the right at entrances Z and Y.
You'll take Exit 52 off the I-85, and take a left on to Poplar Tent Road. Then turn right on to Highway 29 South/Concord Blvd. Paid parking at Entrance H. There's free parking the right at entrances B and D.
Silver, Bronze and VIP Green Zones
Enter at entrances H and T.Â
To locate the Gold Lot, Smith Tower Reserved, or Toyota Fourth Turn Terrace, enter at Â the the Main Intersection (or entrance F) off Hwy 29 North/Concord Boulevard. Go right for the Gold Lot or Smith Tower Reserved. Turn Left for the Toyota Fourth Turn Terrace.
Take I-85 North to Exit 46A, Mallard Creek Church Road. Take a right. Turn left at North Tryon Road (Hwy 29 North). Make a right on Morehead Road. There's paid parking on the right at entrances K, M, and O, and free parking on the right at Performance Drvie and entrance Q.
Take I-85 South to Exit 48 (I-485/Rock Hill). Take Exit 32, and turn left on to Highway 29 North. Go right at Morehead Road. There's paid parking on the right at entrances K, M, and O, and free parking on the right at Performance Drive and entrance Q.
From South Carolina:
Take I-77 North to Exit 1 (I-485 East). Take Exit 32, and turn left on to Highway 29 North. Go right at Morehead Road. There's paid parking on the right at entrances K, M, and O, and free parking on the right at Performance Drvie and entrance Q.
From Harrisburg, NC:
Take Highway 49 South to Morehead Rd. Make a Right on Morehead Rd. Free parking on the left at entrance Q and Performance Drive. Paid parking on the right at entrance N.
From Charlotte, NC, or Greensboro, NC:
Take I-85 to Exit 49 (Bruton Smith Boulevard/Concord Mills) and travel east towards the Speedway. There's Speedway parking available on the right at entrances Y and Z.
From Statesville, NC:
I-77 South to Exit 25, and take a left on Highway 73. Go right on Poplar Tent Rd, then take I-85 south towards Charlotte. Take Exit 49 (Bruton Smith Blvd) and and travel east towards the speedway. Parking availlabe on the right at Entrances Z and Y.
From South Carolina:
I-77 North to Exit 1 (I-485 East). Take I-485 to Exit 33 (Highway 49). Left on Highway 49 North/University City Blvd. Left on Morehead Rd. Right at Entrance P.
From Charlotte, NC or Greensboro, NC
I-85 to Exit 48 (I-485/Rock Hill). I-485 to exit 33 (Highway 49). Left on Highway 49 North/University City Blvd. Left on Morehead Rd. Right at Entrance P.
From Harrisburg, NC:
Highway 49 South to Morehead Road, right at Entrance P. Right on Morehead Rd. Right at Entrance P.
From Concord, NC
Highway 29 South to entrance B. Right on to I-600 and go under Highway 29. Continue straight past the first stop sign. Take a right at the second stop sign. Then go right for the unreserved handicap lot. Make a left for Diamond Tower Reserved, Terrace Reserved and VIP White lots.
For handicapped parking, we have both unreserved and reserved parking. Reserved handicap parking is sold paired with wheelchair accessible handicap seating, and is available in the Ford, Toyota Fourth Turn Terrace, and Diamond Tower parking lots. Call the Charlotte Motor Speedway ticket office at 1.800.455.FANS (3267) to purchase.
Ford Reserved Handicap Parking
Enter through Entrances N or O. From N, turn left at the stop sign, and follow signange. From O, turn left at the stop sign, go under Morehead Rd., on to the perimeter road. Turn left in to lot.Â
Take Highway 29 South to Entrance B. Right on to I-600 and go under Highway 29. Continue straight past the first stop sign. Take a right at the second stop sign. Make a left for Diamond Tower Reserved, Terrace Reserved and VIP White lots.Â
The Speedway has three shuttles running on the property.
From noon-midnight on race and pole days, the shuttle runs from Tom Johnson's Morehead Farms, Tom Johnson's Peninsula, and Rock City campgrounds to the track.
Camping on Speedway property is reserved, although Race Week operates on a first-come, first-served basis. Camping areas have 24-hour security, and are located near a shower house or have shuttles running daily to our restroom and shower facilities.
Charlotte Motor Speedway has many ATMs, located through the facility for your convenience. Locations are listed in your fan guide.
Alcoholic beverage are allowed into the speedway, but only in aluminum cans ¿ so please leave all glass bottles at home.
Although coolers can't be larger than 14x14x14", both soft and hard coolers are acceptable, including soft-sided and collapsible coolers.
In addition to concession stands throughout the Charlotte Motor Speedway, independant vendors are selling pizza, barbeque, and more.
Charlotte Motor Speedway goes to great lengths to accommodate disabled guests. Wheelchair accessible seating is available in the Ford Upper Terrace, Ford Grandstand, Diamon Tower Terrace, and Toyota Fourth Turn Terrace. Individuals accompanying disabled guests will be provided companion seats near designated wheelchair areas. Check the parking tab for information on handicapped parking.
Charlotte Motor Speedway's Gift Shop is located on the second floor of Smith Tower, featuring a large collection of NASCAR, NHRA, Charlotte Motor Speedway, zMAX Dragway and The Dirt Track@Charlotte branded memorabilia.
If an emergency occurs, locate the nearest Speedway security agent or employee to assist you. If one is not present, call 704.455.7911.
If you're still on the premises, lost and found is located in the Ticket Service Department on the 2nd floor of the Smith Tower in front of the Speedway. If you've left the premises, call 704.455.3200, or send an e-mail.
There's a few things it's best to leave at home:
If items are left unattended, they may be removed by speedway officials.
140,000 fans can enjoy Charlotte Motor Speedway.
Get a behind-the-scenes look at Charlotte Motor Speedway with the Feel the Thrill Tour, letting you see areas of the superspeedway not accessible to fans on race days. Learn the storied history of "The Greatest Place to See the Race," and even get the chance to enjoy the extreme 24-degree banked turns when the van heads out on to the track. You'll also see NASCAR Nationwide Series garages, ride down Pit Road, and stop for a picture in Victory Circle.
Before Race Week, will call is located in the ticket office on the 2nd floor of the Smith Tower. During Race Week, will call moves to the Gate 4. Hours are 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Eastern, except the day of the event.