Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race

Bristol, Tennessee

Sep 17 2021 - Sep 18 2021

Price: $10-$150

Rent an RV

Enjoy a beautiful summer weekend in Tennessee, ending with America’s Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway. Enjoy campfires, music, and nail-biting racing with unpredictable endings. A weekend at Bristol is one you and your family and friends won’t soon forget! Don't miss out on all the excitement of the Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race.


Friday, September 17, 2021        

1:00 PM   Garage/Infield Opens for NASCAR Xfinity Series  

5:00 PM   Spectator Gates and Suite Gates Open   

7:10 PM   Food City 300 NASCAR Xfinity Series Drivers Report to Vehicles  

7:15 PM   Food City 300 NASCAR Xfinity Series Driver Introductions  

7:30 PM   Food City 300 NASCAR Xfinity Series Race (Stages 85/170/300 Laps) = 159.9 Miles

Saturday, September 18 , 2021

12:30 PM Garage/Infield Opens for NASCAR Xfinity Series  

5:00 PM Spectator Gates and Suite Gates Open   

7:10 PM Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race NASCAR Cup Series Drivers Report to Vehicles  

7:15 PM Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race NASCAR Cup Series Driver Introductions  

7:30 PM Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race NASCAR Cup Series Race (Stages 125/250/500 Laps) = 266.5 Miles


There are plenty of amenities available at the stadium! You can bring in coolers with beverages and food, or purchase concessions on-site. There is a Lost & Found, ATMs, Guest Services desks, and places to purchase souvenirs. You can find out more about offerings at the Speedway here.


151 Speedway Blvd

Bristol, TN 37620


There’s nothing like RVing at NASCAR! Get a super-close view of the action, but still have all your food, cold drinks, hats, sunscreen, and other necessities just a few steps away. Enjoy a view of the races that only a select few ever experience. Choose from five RV campgrounds at the Bristol Motor Speedway, and find out more about RV camping at the Speedway here

You can also camp nearby:

  • Shadrack Campground - has full hookups available and 30 or 50-amp service, WiFi, showers, and is close to the Speedway.
  • Bristol Campground - has free shuttles to the Speedway, water, a dump service, is pet-friendly, and allows generators (no electric hookups).
  • Hicks White Top Campground - has a shuttle to the racetrack, a quiet area, full hookups, ice, and a deli.


RV Camping

Whether you use a rental from us or bring your own motorhome, RV camping is a great way to travel for a NASCAR event! You’ll be able to spend all day at the races, then head back to your own quiet retreat, with food, a snug place to sleep, and other comforts of home. 


If you decide not to camp, there are plenty of hotels in the area as well, and many of them offer race packages. You can find some of them here. You can also find good deals on travel sites like Expedia or Travelocity as well.


From Nashville and the west: Take I-40 E and follow signs for Knoxville/Chattanooga. Use the left two lanes to take exit 421 for I-81 N toward Bristol. Take exit 69 for TN-394 toward Blountville/Bristol. Stay on TN-394 E until you turn left onto Thunder Valley Dr. Make a slight left onto Harmon Simcox Ln. Turn right to stay on Harmon Sincox Ln, the racetrack will be on the right. 

You can find much more detailed directions from a variety of cities here


There is free parking at the Speedway, or you can opt for reserved parking closer to the race. You can find information on reserved parking here. 


Tickets can be purchased online. There are a variety of different options, from individual tickets to fan experiences you can purchase for the weekend!


We live to help people make memories and find fun things to do with their families. Whether you’ve followed NASCAR your entire life or you're a racing newbie, you’re sure to have a blast and a trip you won’t forget. Heading to the race in an RV is a great, stress-free way to travel. Regardless of whether you visit the races in an RV rental from us or use other accommodations, we’d love to see pictures of your experience! Send us photos at [email protected], and tag us on social media to share your visit. Your adventures could be featured on our blog or social media!

Check out @BMSUpdates on Instagram and Twitter, and @BristolMotorSpeedway on Facebook for event updates! 

Please note, this is not the official source of the event information. While we try to be as comprehensive as possible, some details may have changed since the time this article was written. Please confirm final details with the official event page.