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Dragway FAQ

For Major Events,

  • Bristol Motor Speedway and Dragway Ticket Office (Located In Bruton Smith Building)
  • Online At

For Secondary Events,

  • Tickets Will Be Available At The Gate

Bristol Dragway and Bristol Motor Speedway limits the size and type of bags that may be brought inside the Dragway gates. Each guest is permitted to carry in ONE BAG MEASURING NO LARGER THAN 18" x 18" x 14". A small purse/clutch also may be brought in providing it is no larger than 6" x 9". All bags will be inspected upon entry.

For Major Events, Tickets purchased online/by phone via Ticketmaster or BMS may be picked up race weekend at any Open Ticket Booth or the Main Ticket Office with a valid photo ID.

During the NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals, EVERY ticket is a Pit Pass!

Credentials pick-up locations differ event to event, for most Bristol Dragway events, the credential pick-up location will be at the main ticket booths at the Dragway entrance. If you have a question about where your credentials are, please call 423-BRISTOL for assistance.

One COOLER (soft-sided only) no larger than 14" x 14" x 14" in size will be allowed for this event.  Food and beverage are permitted. No glass containers.

Each event has a different parking configuration. Please check the respective event page of the event you are attending for more information.

In an effort to improve parking for guests who use state-issued accessible permits, the BMS Events Department requires advance requests to help guests park closer to their seat locations. State and local law officials require the person to whom a state issued permit is issued must be in the vehicle when the permit is used. For more information please call Sherri Long (423) 989-6973.

Smoking (including E-Cigarettes) is NOT permitted in any grandstand, entry portals, terrace, suite or restroom areas. Guests may smoke in open concourse areas.

To inquire about lost and found items please call (423) 989-6945 or email [email protected].