Frontline fans for DAYTONA 500 presale tickets will be entered to win
Tickets start at $99; Options include Frontstretch seating, camping, hospitality and a host of amazing pre-race experiences
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (June 9, 2021) – While tickets to the 65th annual DAYTONA 500, NASCAR’s most prestigious and iconic event, are set to officially go on sale Friday, June 17, fans can enter a pre-sale raffle that could place them in the interior of one of the racing vehicles. before the start of the Great American Race.
The 2023 DAYTONA 500 presale contest will run through Wednesday, June 15, just two days before all tickets go on sale for the 65e edition of the season opener of the NASCAR Cup Series. All fans who enter the contest will have access to an exclusive pre-sale link, and one lucky winner will have the opportunity to race the 2.5 mile World Center of Racing moments before the green flag drops.
The 2022 edition of The Great American Race will once again be held on its traditional Presidents Day weekend – Sunday, February 19. To participate in the presale contest, fans can log on to www.DAYTONA500.com or call 1-800-PIT-SHOP. Tickets start at just $99 and the track offers a range of opportunities that include front seat seating, expanded camping, hospitality and awesome pre-race experiences – it’s all part of the featured Speedweeks by Advent Health.
The 2022 DAYTONA sold out more than a month before the event, and all house tickets were gone by the start of Speedweeks presented by AdventHealth. Race fans travel from all over the world to witness the legendary DAYTONA 500 at the iconic Daytona International Speedway. Those wishing to attend in 2023 should therefore plan early to secure the best seats and prices.
“The energy and excitement we saw for the DAYTONA 500 earlier this year was at a level we haven’t seen in a long time,” said Daytona International Speedway President Frank Kelleher. “I can tell you we’re expecting it again for the 2023 DAYTONA 500, and so much more. The fans are letting us know how pumped they are about 2023 as well. We hear about it all the time.
“The ‘Next Gen’ car will enter its second season, and who knows, we may see another first-time winner like Austin Cindric earlier this year. The pageantry and tradition of our pre-race festivities , family fun presentations in our Midway, the UNOH Fanzone, as well as our amazing seating, camping and hospitality are second to none in sports and entertainment. We can’t wait for 2023, and fans feel the same thing !”
DAYTONA 500 guests will have the opportunity to experience the excitement from the edge of your seat in the state-of-the-art motorsports facility with amenities including over 101,500 seats, thousands of premium club seats, 40 escalators and 17 elevators, 60 luxury suites, social “quarters” and three levels of lobby that span almost a kilometer in length.
Extended stay camping packages include access to general admission seating and the UNOH fanzone/pre-race for every event during DAYTONA Speedweeks presented by AdventHealth, except the DAYTONA 500. Some other notable options include :
- Hospitality and premium seating packages including the Rolex 24 Lounge, Harley J’s, Trioval Club, DAYTONA 500 Club and President’s Row are available, as well as UNOH Fanzone/Pre-Race access.
- For all other DAYTONA Speedweeks events presented by AdventHealth (except the DAYTONA 500), children 12 and under receive $10 in free, reserved seating in the general admission areas and the UNOH Fanzone/ Pre Race. These events include the Bluegreen Vacations Duel at the DAYTONA qualifying races, the NextEra Energy 250 for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series, The Beef. That’s what’s for dinner. 300 for the NASCAR Xfinity Series and the Lucas Oil 200 Driven by General Tire for the ARCA Menards Series. Multi-day tickets are available.
- Fans can also visit PrimeSport.com, the official travel package provider of Daytona International Speedway, where they can find several options for tickets, accommodations and hospitality.
The World Center of Racing will also be the site of two races this summer over the last weekend of August – the Coke Zero Sugar 400, the regular season finale of the NASCAR Cup Series, Saturday, August 27 at 7 p.m. ET, and the Wawa 250 Powered by Coca-Cola NASCAR Xfinity Series Race on Friday, August 26 at 7:30 p.m. ET. Tickets are on sale now for both events and can be found at www.daytonainternationalspeedway.com or by calling 1-800-PITSHOP.
About Daytona International Speedway
Daytona International Speedway is a state-of-the-art motorsports facility and received SportsBusiness Journal’s prestigious Sports Business Award for Sports Facility of the Year in 2016. Daytona International Speedway is home to the Great American Race – the DAYTONA 500. Although the NASCAR Cup Series season-opening event attracts the most attention – as well as the biggest audience in motorsport – the approximately 500-acre motorsports complex, also known as the name of World Center of Racing, offers the most diverse racing calendar in the world. In addition to at least nine major event weekends, the grounds of the Speedway are also used extensively for events such as concerts, civic and social gatherings, car shows, photo shoots, vehicle test drives, production and training of police motorcycles. The iconic venue has been the site of a host of motorsport events in early 2022, starting with the AHRMA Classic Motofest and Rolex 24 At DAYTONA in January, and the 64th DAYTONA 500, which kicked off the first points race for NASCAR’s “Next Gen” car as part of Speedweeks presented by AdventHealth, in February. The tradition-rich 81st Annual DAYTONA Bike Week returned in March, featuring DAYTONA Supercross and the DAYTONA 200. May saw the “Welcome to Rockville” concert and the Heroes Honor Festival. Later in the summer, during Independence Day weekend (July 2-3), the track, in association with Torneos, will host the first annual Soccer Fest before the NASCAR Cup Series returns for the last race of the regular season with the Coke Zero Sugar 400. on August 27.