Saluting Those Who Sacrifice To Help Our Community

Saluting Those Who Sacrifice To Help Our Community


DARLINGTON, SOUTH CAROLINA (June 13, 2019) – Have a loved one that has given the ultimate sacrifice to protect our country? We have an ideal way to say “Thank You” for all that he or she has done to receive the praise they deserve.  


Beginning Thursday, June 13, through Friday, June 21, you can nominate a service member that has gone above and beyond the call of duty to receive a VIP experience during Labor Day Weekend at Darlington Raceway for the Bojangles’ Southern 500 on September 1, 2019, which includes:


  • Two (2) Tyler Grandstand seats

  • Two (2) all-inclusive pre-race pit, concert & driver introduction passes

  • Two (2) cold garage passes

  • Parking


    What do you need to do? To nominate your service member, click on the link here. You will be asked to provide some general information and why you believe your nominee should receive this VIP experience. Nominations will close on Friday, June 21, then three nominees will be selected as finalists. After the finalists are chosen, and their military status verified, Darlington Raceway will present the finalists for a public final voting. After a brief voting period of three days, the winner will be announced and contacted no later than July 9, 2019.


    The Vet Tix Campaign, courtesy of the Vet Tix Foundation, is intended to reward military service members who have had a special impact on their community and the people around them.


Nomination/Selection Criteria


  • Nominator must be 21 years of age or older.

  • All nominations must be submitted at

  • Nominator must submit the nomination in English

  • A nominator may only nominate one veteran per track experience. All other submissions from a nominator will not be counted.

  • Nominator will need to provide reasoning why their nominee should be selected and win the VIP experience at Darlington Raceway (250 words or less). 

  • Nominator must provide contact information, including name, email, phone number, and ZIP code before submission.

  • After nominations close, each individual track will select three (3) finalists from the submissions.

  • After the three (3) finalists are selected, the three (3) finalists will be identified to the public and the portal will be opened up for final voting.

  • Winner will be announced no later than July 9, 2019. Prizes are up to consideration of Darlington Raceway. 

  • Winner must be willing to sign a release waiver upon claiming prize.