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Event Protocols

Thursday, April 22 - Saturday, April 24, 2021
WoO Sprint Cars

The spectacular World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series, long identified as “The Greatest Show on Dirt,” will return to Bristol for the first time since 2001 on the weekend of April 22-24 for the World of Outlaws Bristol Throwdown, joined by the Super DIRTcar Series Big Block Modifieds.

During the World of Outlaws Bristol Throwdown, the ultra-fast World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Cars will have practice sessions on Thursday, April 22. Friday and Saturday will feature full racing programs each night consisting of hot laps, qualifying, heat races and last chance showdowns, and followed by feature races for both the Super DIRTcar Series and World of Outlaws Sprint Cars.  A 25-lap main feature race with a $10,000 prize to the winner will be held Friday night for the World of Outlaws Sprint Cars, followed by a 40-lap main feature with a $10,000 payout to the winner for the Super DIRTcar Series. The racing action on Saturday, April 24, will be headlined by a 25-lap World of Outlaws Sprint Cars feature race with a $25,000 payout to the winner, and a 40-lap Super DIRTcar Series feature race with a $10,000 prize going to the winner.

Event Protocols

COVID SAFETY PRECAUTIONS

Bristol Motor Speedway’s modified event procedures, protocols and number of attendees will be under the guidance of public health officials, medical experts, and local, state and federal officials. Protocols will include social distancing, enhanced sanitation in high-touch public areas and added hand sanitizer stations.

The safety of our fans and employees is our top priority. These safety precautions have been put in place to keep you safe. Please follow our guidelines closely.

All Fans and Team Members are required to Wear face Masks

All team members are required to wear a face mask at all times. Fans are required to wear a face mask when they arrive, while entering the gates and in high traffic areas. Fans may feel free to remove their mask when they are in their assigned seat location.

Social Distancing Required in all high traffic areas, gate entry and grandstand seating.

Social distancing will be required amongst groups of fans in the grandstands and individually in concession lines and restrooms.

 

SCREENING PROTOCOLS

Non-Invasive Temperature Checks on all Suite Guests and Grandstand Guests at gate entry.

All Suite Guests and Grandstand Guests will be required to have a non-invasive temperature check before entering the gates.

Temperature Check for all employees

All Employees, Teams, Officials and Industry Employees will be required to have a temperature check upon entering Bristol Motor Speedway grounds.

 

SOCIAL DISTANCING PROTOCOLS

No contact on ticket scanning or concessions transaction

All tickets will be e-tickets and scanned on the fans’ mobile devices when entering the gates. All concessions will only accept credit or debit card transactions.

No cash will be accepted at any concessions.

All parking passes will be scanned upon entry

All parking passes must be reserved prior to the event (including accessible parking). Parking permits will be e-tickets and scanned upon entering the parking areas.

No Trams or Shuttles available, except for Accessible Parking areas for this event.

Trams and Shuttles, if available, will be limited to mobility limited fans with limited spaces to ensure social distancing.

No Coolers allowed inside of the grandstand gates for this event.

To comply with social distancing, coolers will not be allowed. Unopened food and drinks are allowed, but must be in a clear bag no larger than 14x14x14 inches in diameter. (Please see Prohibited List for more information).

 

SANITIZATION AND DISINFECTION PROTOCOLS

Cleaning and Disinfecting high traffic areas.

Based on CDC Guideline, a certified cleaning crew will increase frequency of cleaning and disinfecting high-touch surfaces and locations.

Use of Hand Sanitizer

BMS has strategically placed hand sanitizer dispensers throughout the BMS facility, including in high traffic areas such as near concession stands and concourse walking areas. Guests are encouraged to use hand sanitizer frequently while at BMS.

Employee PPE

All BMS staff will be provided masks/facial coverings for use when they are in close contact with other persons. Additionally, employees who may come in contact with others or because of their unique roles that come in contact with fans will wear gloves during the event.

Restrooms will be frequently monitored

All restrooms will be frequently monitored with personnel who will disinfect all high touch areas within the restrooms on a regular basis.

Concessions Condiments / Topping Stations

Ketchup, mustard and other condiments will now be securely stored and served to guests upon request.

Event Q & A

During the 2021 Bristol Bash, the World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series,as well as the DIRTcar UMP Modifieds will invade Bristol Motor Speedway for three action-packed days of racing. Practice sessions will be held on Thursday, April 8. Friday and Saturday will feature full racing programs each night consisting of hot laps, qualifying, heat races and last chance showdowns, and followed by feature races for both the DIRTcar UMP Modifieds and Late Models. A 40-lap main feature race will be held Friday night for the World of Outlaws Late Models with a $10,000 prize to the winner, followed by a 20-lap main feature for the DIRTcar UMP Modifieds with a $5,000 payout to the winner. The racing action on Saturday, April 10, will be headlined by a 40-lap World of Outlaws Late Model feature race with $25,000 to the winner, and a 20-lap DIRTcar UMP Modified feature race with a $10,000 prize to the winner.

During the 2021 Bristol Throwdown, the ultra-fast World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Cars will have practice sessions on Thursday, April 22. Friday and Saturday will feature full racing programs each night consisting of hot laps, qualifying, heat races and last chance showdowns, and followed by feature races for both the Super DIRTcar Series and World of Outlaws Sprint Cars. A 25-lap main feature race with a $10,000 prize to the winner will be held Friday night for the World of Outlaws Sprint Cars, followed by a 40-lap main feature with a $10,000 payout to the winner for the Super DIRTcar Series. The racing action on Saturday, April 24, will be headlined by a 25-lap World of Outlaws Sprint Cars feature race with a $25,000 payout to the winner, and a 40-lap Super DIRTcar Series feature race with a $10,000 prize going to the winner.

The physical address for GPS directions is: 106 Thunder Valley Drive, Bristol, TN 37620. This address is for the facility’s Dragway entrance, and will be the main entrance for parking. If coming from I-81, use Exit 69 and follow State Route 394 East for approximately 10 minutes, and the speedway will be on your left.

For spectators the main entrance for this event will be the Dragway Entrance, entering off of Highway 394. Access to all camping is located at this entrance, as well as VIP and regular parking. Competitors, officials, and staff will use BMS South Entrance located off of HWY 11-E.

There is no age limit for the pit area. Note that any person entering the pit area is no longer considered a spectator but is now classified as a participant in the event. All participants under the age of 18 must have a fully complete PARENTAL CONSENT, RELEASE AND WAIVER OF LIABILITY, ASSUMPTION OF RISK, AND INDEMNITY AGREEMENT/MINOR'S ASSUMPTION OF RISK AND RELEASE AND WAIVER OF LIABILITY.

There will be no Will Call at these events. All tickets are digital and can be transferred through your Ticketmaster account.

All tickets for the event will be mobile through the Bristol Motor Speedway App. Please visit BristolMotorSpeedway.com for more information on how to download your tickets.

Questions about BMS

Bristol Motor Speedway encourages cashless transactions. However, ATMs are located outside of the facility and under the grandstands on concourse level.

To comply with Protocols for social distancing, coolers will not be allowed inside the facility. However, Clear Bags that are no larger than 14 x 14 x 14 will be accepted!

Emergencies during an event should be reported to any security officer, or employee in “Staff” or “Official” attire. If it is after hours or overnight, please call 911 for assistance.

If you have a Medical Emergency, please dial 911.

Pets will not be allowed within the grandstand of Bristol Motor Speedway. Service dogs welcomed with documentation. Within the campground, dogs should always be on leashes.

Lost and found items should be dropped off at Bristol Motor Speedway Guest Services locations on the concourse.

Check out DIRTVision.com for event streaming options.

You can call the Bristol Motor Speedway office at (866) 415-4158. You can also call World Racing Group’s main office, located in Concord, NC, at (704) 795-7223.

For companies interested in becoming a part of this historic event, please contact Bristol Motor Speedway at premium@bristolmotorspeedway.com.

Load-In times for event vendors will be determined at a later date.

Items are received and stored at the shipping depot. Please include your name and car number in the contact/attention information. Please check in with the staff to sign for and receive your package. Packages should be shipped to:

Bristol Motor Speedway
ATTN: YOUR NAME/CAR #
151 Speedway Blvd
Bristol, TN 37620
(866) 415-4158

Tri-Cities Airport (TRI) is located just off I-81 in Blountville, TN. It is approximately 20 minutes from Bristol Motor Speedway. Tri-Cities Airport has daily services through Delta and American Airlines.

McGhee Tyson (Knoxville, TN) is located at 2055 Alcoa Highway, Alcoa, TN. It is approximately 1 hour and 50 minutes from Bristol Motor Speedway.

Asheville Regional Airport (Asheville, NC) is located at 61 Terminal Dr, Fletcher, NC. It is located approximately 1 hour and 32 minutes from Bristol Motor Speedway.

Please visit DiscoverBristol.org for information on the best restaurants, shopping and area attractions.

Competition Questions

Bristol Bash

UMP DIRTcar Modifieds:
Sam Driggers
(704) 467-7786
sdriggers@dirtcar.com

World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Models:
Casey Shuman
(704) 785-0186
cshuman@dirtcar.com

 

Bristol Throwdown

World of Outlaws Nos Energy Drink Sprint Cars:
Carlton Reimers
(704) 467-7642
creimers@dirtcar.com

Super DIRTcar Series:
Dean Reynolds
(315) 391-6965
dreynolds@dirtcar.com

Yes. All drivers need to file an Official Entry Form and register for the event. Forms are available at DIRTcarMembers.com. Additional driver information packets will be available closer to the event and will be emailed to pre-entries and posted on the web sites.

Yes! You must be a DIRTcar Member to race. Membership applications are available at DIRTcarMembers.com, or at any DIRTcar-sanctioned track.

COVID-19 Notice of Risk and Policies

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