Bristol Motor Speedway Statement Regarding NASCAR Event Weekend
As NASCAR recently announced, the Food City 500 race weekend April 3 - 5 at Bristol Motor Speedway has been postponed and will be rescheduled for a later date.
BMS officials will continue to work closely with NASCAR on a rescheduled race date, while maintaining contact with local and federal government and health officials for the latest information on the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
Ticketholders on file at Bristol Motor Speedway and through Food City stores may use their April 3 - 5, 2020 tickets for the postponed event, choose to receive an event credit for the full amount paid plus an additional 20% or choose to receive a full refund of their purchase price. The event credit can be applied towards any admissions, including, but not limited to, grandstand seating, infield tickets, camping, fan hospitality and pit passes. The 120% event credit can be used during the remaining 2020 or 2021 seasons for a NASCAR sanctioned event at any Speedway Motorsports owned track, subject to availability.
Fans are advised to hold their current tickets and are asked to complete an exchange request form to start the process. Ticket office representatives will follow up with fans within 2-3 weeks regarding the status of their request.
For the latest news, including information for fans who had previously purchased tickets, please visit www.bristolmotorspeedway.com.
What truly makes Bristol Motor Speedway special is not only the exciting racing, but the incredible family reunion feel that exists when all of our fans, guests, community members and businesses come together for a race weekend,” said Jerry Caldwell, executive vice president and general manager of Bristol Motor Speedway. “That’s why I support NASCAR’s decision to postpone our NASCAR spring event to a later date. The health and safety of everyone who attends races at Bristol Motor Speedway is our top priority and this step has been taken so that everyone can follow the recommended guidelines as advised by government officials. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of those who have been affected by this pandemic. Once we have a confirmed rescheduled date, we will inform you as soon as possible. We thank you for your patience during this time and we look forward to having all of you here once again at the Last Great Colosseum.
To be determined. We will update this page as soon as we know.
Due to the postponement, all planned fan activities on Speedway property have been cancelled. This includes, but is not limited to, Fan Zone appearances and displays, concerts, tweet ups, and any experiences planned to take place inside the Speedway.
If you have a camping package for the April Race Weekend, please do not come during that week.
Any paid admission including tickets (Grandstand or Infield), camping, fan hospitality, pit passes, etc., that were purchased in advance on the ticketholder’s account will be eligible for a credit or refund.
We are happy to offer ticketholders an event credit towards a future NASCAR sanctioned event at any Speedway Motorsports owned facility. Event credits will be in the amount paid for all admissions including Tickets (Grandstand or Infield), camping, fan hospitality, pit passes, etc. plus an additional 20% credit on top of your paid amount. If fans are unable to attend another event in 2020 or 2021 we will accept requests for refunds. Event credits or refund requests must be submitted within 30 days following the rescheduled event date announcement.
A credit will automatically be placed on your account for a future event in 2020 or 2021.
Credits will be available on your account in the next 2-3 weeks. If planning to attend an event within that time we will expedite your request.
Yes, credits will be placed on the ticketholder’s account to be used for a future NASCAR sanctioned event at a Speedway Motorsports owned facility. Credits will be available in the next 2-3 weeks. If selecting a future event within that time we will prioritize requests accordingly.
Ticketholders on file will have the option for a credit, including and additional 20% above the total paid amount, to a future NASCAR sanctioned event at a Speedway Motorsports owned track for 2020 or 2021. If a ticketholder is not able to take advantage of that offer they will have the option to request a full refund of their purchase price. All requests will be reviewed and processed as soon as possible. Refunds may take several weeks to process.
Refunds will be processed back to the credit card used on the original order. Refunds could take up to several weeks to show on your credit card. If tickets were paid using another method of payment, a refund check will be issued and mailed to the ticketholder on file. Refund checks could delay payment even further. Every effort will be made to expedite your refund.
Any future event credits or refunds will only be made to the ticketholder on file with the speedway