April Race Weekend "Everything" Schedule!    
Operational Schedule (Tentative - Subject to Change)    
MENCS=Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series BMS=Bristol Motor Speedway
NXS=NASCAR XFINITY Series SCC=Speedway Children's Charities
NKNPS-E= NASCAR K&N Pro Series, East IBL=iBelong Functions
     
Saturday, April 15, 2017 Code Description
All Day BMS North and South Entrances Open
Closed BMS Dragway Entrance Closed
9:00 AM to 5:00 PM BMS Guest Services (Bruton Smith Building) Open
9:00 AM to 5:00 PM BMS Speedway World Souvenir Store (Bruton Smith Building) Open
9:00 AM to 8:00 PM BMS Ticket Office (Bruton Smith Building) Open
     
Sunday, April 16, 2017    
All Day BMS North and South Entrances Open
Closed BMS Dragway Entrance Closed
10:00 AM to 6:00 PM BMS Guest Services (Bruton Smith Building) Open
10:00 AM to 6:00 PM BMS Speedway World Souvenir Store (Bruton Smith Building) Open
9:00 AM to 8:00 PM BMS Ticket Office (Bruton Smith Building) Open
     
Monday, April 17, 2017    
All Day BMS North and South Entrances Open
Closed BMS Dragway Entrance Closed
9:00 AM to 6:00 PM BMS Guest Services (Bruton Smith Building) Open
9:00 AM to 6:00 PM BMS Speedway World Souvenir Store (Bruton Smith Building) Open
9:00 AM to 8:00 PM BMS Ticket Office (Bruton Smith Building) Open
10:00 AM BMS Campground (Medallion Campground) Open
     
Tuesday, April 18, 2017    
All Day BMS North and South Entrance Open
All Day BMS Dragway Entrance (Permit Only)
9:00 AM to 6:00 PM BMS Guest Services (Bruton Smith Building) Open
9:00 AM to 6:00 PM BMS Speedway World Souvenir Store (Bruton Smith Building) Open
9:00 AM to 8:00 PM BMS Ticket Office (Bruton Smith Building) Open
     
Wednesday, April 19, 2017    
All Day until 9:00 PM BMS North Entrance Open
All Day   BMS South Entrance Open
8:00 AM BMS Campground (Dragway and Landing Campground) Open
9:00 AM to 6:00 PM BMS Guest Services (Bruton Smith Building) Open
9:00 AM to 6:00 PM BMS Speedway World Souvenir Store (Bruton Smith Building) Open
9:00 AM to 8:00 PM BMS Ticket Office (Bruton Smith Building) Open
9:00 PM through Sunday after event BMS North Entrance Closed
     
Thursday, April 20, 2017    
All Day BMS North Entrance Closed
All Day BMS Dragway, South, Copperhead Road Entrances Open (Camping & Vendor Set-up)
9:00 AM to 6:00 PM BMS Guest Services (Bruton Smith Building) Open
9:00 AM to 6:00 PM BMS Speedway World Souvenir Store (Bruton Smith Building) Open
9:00 AM to 8:00 PM BMS Ticket Office (Bruton Smith Building) Open
9:30 AM BMS Campground (White Top Creek Tent Camping) Open
12:00 PM to 6:00 PM BMS Souvenir Trailers  (Fan Zone) Open
2:00 PM to 5:00 PM BMS Credential Office (South Entrance) Open
3:00 PM to 9:00 PM BMS Food City Campground Shuttle to Food City Store Hwy. 394
6:30 PM SCC Speedway Children's Charities Annual Dinner (Bruton Smith Building - 3rd Floor)
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM SCC Speedway Children's Charities Track Laps for Kids (Infield/ Garage Entrance)
     
Friday, April 21, 2017   BUSH'S BEANS POLE DAY   (MENSC=Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series/NXS=NASCAR Xfinity Series/NKNS-E=NASCAR K&N Series)
All Day "Hot Pass in Effect"  Entire infield
All Day BMS North Entrance Closed
All Day BMS Dragway, South, Copperhead Road Entrances Open - PERMIT ONLY
6:00 AM BMS BMS Parking Lots (South, North, Dragway, Lot A, Copperhead Rd., Speedway Parking) Open
6:00 AM to 5:00 PM BMS BMS Credential Office (South Entrance) Open
7:00 AM BMS Free Shuttle Service Begins
8:00 AM to 3:00 PM & 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM BMS Food City Campground Shuttle to Food City Store Hwy. 394
9:00 AM to  1 hour following conclusion of Event BMS Guest Services (Bruton Smith Building) Open
9:00 AM to 7:00 PM BMS Speedway World Souvenir Store (Bruton Smith Building) Open
9:00 AM to 7:00 PM BMS Ticket Office (Bruton Smith Building) Open
10:00 AM BMS Ticket Booths (3, 13 and 16) and Booth 9 Opens at 8:00am
10:00 AM to 1 hour following conclusion of Event BMS Guest Welcome Villages - (Fan Zone and Merchandise Midway) Open
10:00 AM to 1 hour following conclusion of Event BMS Guest Service Booths (Times may vary on locations) Open
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM BMS Kids Zone - (Fan Zone) Open
10:00 AM to 6:00 PM BMS Souvenir Trailers - (Fan Zone) Open
10:00 AM to 9:00 PM BMS Souvenir Trailers - (Merchandise Midway) Open
10:00 AM BMS NASCAR Superstore Presented by FANATICS (Merchandise Midway) Open
10:00 AM to 6:00 PM BMS Corporate Display (Merchandise Midway and Fan Zone) Open
11:30 AM BMS Spectator Gates / Suite Gates Open (Gates 2, 6, 8, 13 & 15 - Suite Gates 7, 10 & 18) 
11:30 AM BMS Suites Open
11:30 AM to 12:55 PM MENCS Food City 500 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series 1st Practice
12:00 PM to 3:00 PM SCC Meade Tractor Cornhole Classic Qualifier  (Fan Zone)
1:00 PM BMS Kids Zone - (Concourse) Opens
1:00 PM to 1:55 PM NXS Fitzgerald Glider Kits 300 NASCAR Xfinity Series Practice
2:00 PM to 3:25 PM NKNPS-E Zombie Motors 125 Final Practice
3:30 PM to 4:25 PM NXS Fitzgerald Glider Kits 300 NASCAR Xfinity Series Final Practice
4:00 PM to 9:00 PM BMS Food City Family Race Night (Hospitality Village Area) Open
4:45 PM MENCS Bush's Beans Pole Day Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Qualifying
6:00 PM to 6:30 PM NKNPS-E Zombie Motors 125 NASCAR K&N Series Qualifying
7:30 PM to 8:30 PM SCC Spring Race 5K benefitting Speedway Children's Charities (Begins at Orange Bridge and ends Dragway Tower)
8:30 PM to 11:30 PM SCC Half Mile Hot Laps Driven by Seat Time Racing School benefitting Speedway Children's Charities
     
Saturday, April 22, 2017   FITZGERALD GLIDER KITS 300 NASCAR Xfinity Series/Zombie Motors 125 (MENSC=Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series/NXS=NASCAR Xfinity Series/NKNS-E=NASCAR K&N Series) 
All Day "Hot Pass in Effect"  Entire infield
All Day BMS North Entrance Closed
All Day BMS BMS Parking  (Dragway, South, Copperhead Road Entrances) Open - PERMIT ONLY
6:00 AM to 5:00 PM BMS BMS Credential Office (South Entrance) Open
6:00 AM BMS BMS Parking Lots (South, North, Dragway, Lot A, Copperhead Rd., Speedway Parking) Open
7:00 AM BMS Free Shuttle Service Begins
7:30 AM BMS Service Gates Open (4, 7, 10 & 14)
8:00 AM to 1 hour following conclusion of Event BMS Guest Services (Bruton Smith Building) Open
8:00 AM to 1 hour following conclusion of Event BMS Speedway World Souvenir Store (Bruton Smith Building) Open
8:00 AM to 6:00 PM BMS Ticket Office (Bruton Smith Building) Open
8:00 AM to 1 hour following conclusion of Event BMS Guest Welcome Villages - (Fan Zone and Merchandise Midway) Open
8:00 AM to 1 hour following conclusion of Event BMS Guest Service Booths (Times may vary on locations) Open
8:00 AM BMS Ticket Booths (2, 3, 13 and 16) Booth 9 Opens 8:00am
8:00 AM to conclusion of K&N Zombie Motors  125 race BMS Souvenir Trailers - (Fan Zone and Merchandise Midway) Open
8:00 AM BMS NASCAR Superstore Presented by FANATICS (Merchandise Midway) Open
8:00 AM to 6:00 PM BMS Merchandise Midway and Fan Zone Open
8:00 AM to 12:00 Noon BMS Food City Campground Shuttle to Food City Store Hwy. 394
8:30 AM BMS Spectators Gates / Suite Gates Open (2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, 10, 13 & 15  / Suite 7, 10 & 18, Stairwell 2, Towers B & C)
8:30 AM BMS Suites Open
8:30 AM to 9:25 AM MENCS Food City 500 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series First Practice
9:00 AM to 2:00 PM BMS Kids Zone - (Fan Zone) Open
9:00 AM BMS Hospitality Village Opens
9:30 AM BMS Spectators Gates Open (Gates 1 & 17 / all other gates opened at 8:30 AM)
9:30 AM NXS Fitzgerald Gilder Kits 300 NASCAR Xfinity Series Qualifying (Multi-Vehicle/Three Rounds)
11:00 AM to 11:55 AM MENCS Food City 500 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Final Practice
11:30 AM to 12:30 PM NKNPS-E NASCAR K&N Series Drivers Autograph Session (Lot C)
12:30 PM NXS Fitzgerald Glider Kits 300 NASCAR Xfinity Driver Introductions
1:00 PM BMS Kids Zone - (Concourse) Opens
1:00 PM NXS Start of  the Fitzgerald Glider Kits NASCAR Xfinity Race 300 (300 Laps, 160 Miles)
3:45 PM NKNS-E Zombie Motors 125 NASCAR K&N Series Driver Introductions
4:00 PM NKNS-E Start of Zombie Motors 125 NASCAR K&N Series Race (125 Laps, 66.63 Miles)
     
Sunday, April 23, 2017   Food City 500 Sprint Cup Series (MENCS=Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series)
6:00 AM BMS BMS Parking  (Dragway, South, Copperhead Road Entrances) Open - PERMIT ONLY
6:00 AM to 3:00 PM BMS BMS Credential Office (South Entrance) Open
7:00 AM BMS Free Shuttle Service Begins
8:00 AM to 1 hour following conclusion of Event BMS Speedway World Souvenir Store (The Bruton Smith Building) Open
8:00 AM to 1 hour following conclusion of Event BMS Guest Services (The Bruton Smith Building) Open
8:00 AM to 10:30 AM BMS Drivers Meeting Registration (South Building - Must register at tent beside building)
9:00 AM to TBD BMS Ticket Office (The Bruton Smith Building) Open
9:00 AM BMS Hospitality Village Opens
9:00 AM to conclusion of Food City 500 BMS Souvenir Trailers - (Fan Zone and Merchandise Midway) Open
9:00 AM BMS NASCAR Superstore Presented by FANATICS (Merchandise Midway) Opens
9:00 AM to 2:00 PM BMS Merchandise Midway and Fan Zone Open
9:00 AM to 2:00 PM BMS Kids Zone - (Fan Zone) Open
9:00 AM to 1 hour following conclusion of Event BMS Guest Welcome Villages - (Fan Zone and Merchandise Midway) Open
9:00 AM to 1 hour following conclusion of Event BMS Guest Service Booths (Times may vary on locations) Open
9:00 AM to 1:00 PM BMS COLD PASS - Infield Access (Gate 9)
9:00 AM BMS Fan Zone Stage Opens
9:00 AM BMS Raceway Ministries Worship Services (See Guest Guide for locations)
9:00AM to 9:30AM BMS iBelong Coffee and Doughnuts (Guest Welcome Village - Merchandise Midway)
9:00 AM to conclusion of Food City 500 BMS Pit Road Party Zone (Infield Hospitality)
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM BMS Pre Race Garage Party (Infield Hospitality)
9:30 AM BMS Ticket Booths (2, 3, 13 and 16) Booth 9 Opens 6:00am
10:00 AM BMS Spectators Gates Open (1, 2, 3 ,4, 5, 6, 8 ,10, 13 ,15 &17 / Suite Gates 7, 10 &18, Stairwell 2. Towers B & C)
10:00 AM BMS Suites Open
10:00 AM to 11:15 AM BMS Drivers Meeting (South Building) Guest access from 10:00AM to 10:15AM iBelong Incentive
10:30 AM to conclusion of Driver Introductions  SCC/BMS SuperPass/ Pre-Race Track Walk benefitting Speedway Children's Charities (Infield/Track)
12:00 PM BMS Drivers Meeting (South Building)
12:20 PM BMS  Pre-Race Concert  (Infield)
1:00 PM BMS Kids Zone - (Concourse) Opens
1:00 PM BMS "Hot Pass in Effect" (Entire Infield)
1:20 PM MENCS Food City 500 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Driver Introductions
2:00 PM MENCS Start of Food City 500 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Race

For the schedule of upcoming events at Bristol, CLICK HERE