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Camp at BMS

Why camp at Bristol?

  • FREE THOR camper repair service for Bristol owned campground campers (Medallion, Landing, Dragstrip) - NASCAR Race Weekends only
  • Camper welcome party (free breakfast, prizes, special guests, etc)
  • ON-PROPERTY Perks - Tram service, clean showers, gravel or pavement, no floodplain
  • Renewal gifts
  • Bristol Loyalty Lounge Invite with Driver appearances, games, prizes and more

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Camping Amenities

The Campgrounds at Bristol Motor Speedway have the features and amenities that you are looking for in a campground:

  • Multiple site sizes, with some as large as 30'X60"
  • Seasonal campsites that include both NASCAR events
  • Level asphalt and gravel surface sites
  • Asphalt Roads for easy access to sites
  • 30 & 50 amp electrical hookups
  • Sewer hook-ups
  • Water hook-ups
  • Wi-Fi
  • Shower Facility
  • Ice available
  • Signature campsites that include: Concrete pad, Fire pit, Stainless Steel Grill, Patio Furniture
  • Pets are allowed!

*Restrictions may apply

Camping Essentials

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Camping Policies

Spring – The Dragstrip, Medallion, and Landing Campgrounds open on Monday, March 11th at 10AM and will close on Monday, March 18th at Noon.

NHRA – The Dragstrip and Medallion Campground will open on Thursday, June 6th at 9AM and will close on Monday, June 10th at Noon.

Fall – The Dragstrip, Medallion, and Landing Campgrounds will open on Sunday, September 15th at 10AM and will close on Sunday, September 22nd at Noon.

Dragstrip Campground & Landing Campground – Entrance No. 5 – 1750 Sweet Knobs Trail, Bristol, TN 37620. We will have signage to direct you to your respective camping check-in booth.

Medallion Campground – Entrance No. 3 – 105 Medallion Drive, Bristol, TN 37620. Take an immediate right turn once you’ve entered the Dragway Entrance, and Medallion Campground will be the first campground on the left. Look for the Geico Medallion Campground sign.

All camping permits will be picked up at your campground check-in booth upon arrival. Please give the campground staff the name your reservation is under.

You will receive one vehicle pass and one RV pass per campsite.

All camping and vehicle passes must be applied on the driver side windshield and passenger side of the camper and remain visible for the duration of the event.

Printed on the permits you will find the designated section and site number that is reserved for you, and we will be happy to help you find your site upon arrival.

Your camping reservation can also be viewed on the BMS app on your phone.

Once our campgrounds open for the event they will remain open 24 hours a day for your convenience.

We only allow one vehicle and one camper per site.

If your vehicle does not fit into your assigned space or if you have additional vehicles to park please visit the check-in booth and speak with a staff member.

Vehicles may not be parked in adjacent sites, as this may prevent another camper from checking into their site.

Violation of this policy will result in towing at owner’s expense.

Please visit or call the campground check-in booth for any camping questions or to report any noise complaints or security concerns.

Dial 911 for emergencies
Dragstrip Check-in booth: (423) 797-1139 (during events)
Landing Check-in booth: (423) 742-1851 (during events)
Medallion Check-in booth: (423) 764-0901 (during events)

Quiet hours are Midnight – 7AM. Please be responsible during posted quiet hours and respect your neighbors.

Campfires are permitted and must be off of the ground and in something you can put a lid on. (EX: fire pit, burn barrel, etc.)

No open fires on the ground

BBQ Grills/propane grills are permitted.

Propane fill is not available on BMS property.

Yes, on race days Levy will be riding around the campgrounds in golf carts selling ice.

Yes, there are two different water-fill and dump stations in the Dragstrip Campground. One is located by the Dragstrip shower house, and the other is located in Section G.

The Landing campground also has a water-fill and dump station located on Level 3.

A&S Sanitation will be providing sewer service, water-fill and private toilet rentals.

Water-fill service - $.50 per gallon (20-gallon minimum)

Sewer pump service - $45 per pump

Private toilet rentals - $145 (one service per day included; and must fit within the perimeters of your campsite)

Personal golf carts, ATVs etc. are prohibited on BMS property.

Prohibited items include fireworks, illegal drugs, weapons of any description, glass containers, drones/aircraft of any kind, and other items that may pose a safety hazard or diminish the enjoyment of an event by other patrons.

For a complete list of prohibited items please visit

Generators are permitted in non-hookup camping sections, but are not permitted in our hookup or tent sections.

Extensions are recommended on all generators.

Vehicle and generator exhaust must be expelled safely into roadways, not into adjacent campsites.

If exhaust/noise levels exceed a respectful level you will be asked to reposition the generator or will be asked to turn them off.

Please be aware of carbon monoxide dangers. Carbon monoxide is a poisonous gas that you cannot see or smell, but fumes can be harmful or fatal.

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Restrooms and shower facilities are available for use and are located at the Dragstrip Campground and Landing Campground. Hours of operation will be posted at both locations.

You are allowed to bring your family pet(s) when visiting the campgrounds at BMS, however pets are not permitted in the grandstand areas or infield during race events.

Please keep your pets on a leash at all times when outside of your camper.

If an animal is aggressive or causes disturbances you will be asked to kennel the animal or remove from the campground.

All pets must be under the control and visual observation of their owner at all times.

Please clean up after your pet and properly dispose of the waste.

Please do not walk your pet through another camper’s site or allow them to relieve themselves on someone else’s site.

Creekside Luxury RV Park & Medallion Campground offer a limited private golf cart shuttle system.

The Dragstrip Campground offers shuttles to and from the Dragstrip shower house, and at shuttle stops in the campground on event days. These shuttles do not take you directly to the track, but will drop off close to where our trackside transportation routes begin.

The Landing Campground has a tram stop located just outside of the campground that will take campers to our loading/unloading terminal.

Please see our transportation map for more information -

For your convenience, Food City will be providing a FREE bus service to Food City. Please refer to the bus schedule given at check-in.

If you need ADA assistance in the Dragstrip, Landing or Medallion Campgrounds please notify the campground check-in booth.

For more information on ADA assistance please visit one of the Guest Services information booths located outside of Gate 6 & Gate 17.

For assistance during event hours call 423-989-6405 or text BRISTOL to 69050