Visitors to Autotrader.com Speedway In Lights Powered by TVA this Thursday evening, Dec. 10, will enjoy a special treat as it will be News5Night at the holiday light show at Bristol Motor Speedway.

WCYB has teamed up with one of the largest holiday light shows in the country, to bring its on-air news team to Subway Christmas Village in the infield at BMS Thursday evening. Members of the news team will greet visitors between 6:30 and 9 p.m. Johnny Wood, Steve Hawkins, Ann Carter, Dave Dierks, Jordan Conigliaro, Garick Zikan, Tarah Taylor, Marcus Lynch, Preston Ayers, Leah Rubertino and Sherrie Evans will be present at varying intervals to meet viewers and sign autographs.

Visitors to Speedway In Lights that evening are encouraged to bring their cameras for photo opportunities with the News5 Team who will be located inside Christmas Village in the building beside Santa's Hut.

Proceeds from Speedway in Lights benefit the Bristol Chapter of Speedway Children's Charities. To date, in excess of $5 million has been raised for children's agencies in Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia.

Tickets for Speedway In Lights, open nightly 6-10 p.m. through Jan. 2 are available at the BMS gate. Ticket prices for cars are $10 Sunday through Thursday, and $12 Friday and Saturday. Activity van tickets are $15 each night and bus tickets are $65 each night.

The Johnson Controls Ice Rink and HVAC Chill Hill are open six days a week through January 10.  Tuesday through Thursday, the rink will open from 4 p.m. until 9 p.m.  Friday hours are from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m., and on Saturday and Sunday the rink will be open from 2 p.m. to 10 p.m. The cost to skate is $5, plus an additional $2 for skate rental.

Holiday hours for the rink and Chill Hill are as follows: Dec. 21-23 (2 p.m.-10 p.m.) Dec. 24 (4 p.m.-10 p.m.), Dec. 26 (2 p.m.-11 p.m.), Dec. 28-30 (2 p.m.-10 p.m.), Dec. 31 (2 p.m.-11 p.m.), Jan. 1 (2 p.m.-10 p.m.) and Jan. 8 (4 p.m.-10 p.m.)

For more information concerning Speedway In Lights, the Johnson Controls Ice Rink and HVAC Chill Hill, please call (423) 989-6900.