Questions about race weekend?

FAQs


Are tickets still available?

Yes. Please call 866-459-7223 for more information or order your tickets online.

What are the phone hours?

Monday - Sunday 9:00am to 7:00pm

What are your ticket office hours?

The Darlington Raceway Ticket Office hours of operation are 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday thru Friday. Ticket agents are available via phone during the day and after office hours and on weekends by calling 866-459-RACE (7223).

Where is will call located?

Will Call is located at the front stretch ticket office at gate 16 and backstretch ticket office at gate 3. You also must have a picture ID.

Where are the best seats?

The "best" seat is really a personal preference. Example:If you want to see pit action, sit on the frontstretch.

Do you have special prices for children?

Yes, youth pricing for 12 and under is available for the NASCAR Cup Series races, with tickets beginning at $10. Youth 12 and under can attend both the NASCAR Xfinity Series and NASCAR Camping World Truck Series races for free in general admission.

What payment methods does Darlington Raceway accept?

We accept Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express credit cards. Payment by check, money order, traveler's checks and cash are also accepted. Personal checks are not accepted race week.

What is your weather policy?

Don’t let the weather keep you from the race! The Weather Protection Program offers fans the opportunity to exchange their unused Grandstand tickets from any postponed race at one of our properties for tickets to another race of the same type within the next year, with the exception of the DAYTONA 500. For full details and request information, visit our Weather FAQs page.

 

Where is the start/finish line?

The start finish line is in front of Tyler Tower, Section M and in the Wallace Grandstand at Section J.

How much is parking if I do not park overnight?

If you park just for that day's racing events, parking is free.

What types of infield parking are available?

Darlington Raceway also has three reserved auto/van parking areas. Geico Grounds Yellow lines the track in Turns 3 and 4. Geico Grounds Green lines the track in Turn 1. These reserved spaces are $590. for the weekend and include four infield admissions. Additional infield admissions may be purchased for $100.

Parking in Geico Grounds Red, also in the Turn 4 end of the track, is $300 and includes two infield admissions. Additional admissions are $100 each.

Reserved parking is available on the infield for self-contained RV’s (includes motor homes, pull behinds and 5th wheels). Each site is 15’x40’ and has a 50 amp electric hook-up; water is available outside Turn 2 at the RV dump station. These sites are $525 and they include two infield admissions; additional admissions are $100 each.

Children 12 and under are allowed in the infield for free with their paying adult.

May I leave the infield to visit the display area or museum?

Yes, Darlington Raceway runs a "walk only" passout at the west tunnel. All guests and staff entering the display area will be required to wear a mask

What can I bring in on race day?

Permitted Items
* One clear bag or clear backpack per person (maximum size of 18"x18"x14") or clutch bag/fanny pack (maximum size of 4.5"x6.5")

* Soft-sided, insulated coolers no larger than 14”x14”x14”
* Sunscreen, sunblock, hand sanitizer, and bug spray (aerosol, gel or liquid forms)
* Ice in a clear bag
* Insulated cups - maximum size of 64 oz
* Food and Beverage of your choice (alcohol is permitted. No glass is allowed)
* Strollers (if accompanied by a child)
* Stadium Seat Cushions (stadium seats with metal frames are prohibited)
* Binoculars
* Blankets
* CamelBaks
* Scanners
* Cameras (commercial photographers need to apply for a photo credential)
* Umbrellas are permitted, but may not be opened in the grandstands
* Selfie Sticks (Must have telescoping handle)
* Big Head signs (please be respectful of the space and sightlines of those around you
 
Prohibited Items:
* Firearms, Sheath knives, Fireworks and items restricted by Local, State and Federal Laws
* Glass (broken glass could cause injury)
* Stadium Seats with Metal Hooks and/or tubing (every seat has a back)
* Pets (only approved service animals ok)
* Folding chairs
* Any bags, backpacks or containers that are not clear or are larger than the allowable size
* Bicycles or skateboards
* Flag Poles
* Drones
* Collapsible dollies
* Displays of the confederate flag will not be allowed

Any items deemed to be an obstruction to other spectators will be restricted or removed. Darlington Raceway is not responsible for restricted item(s) left at the admission gates. All items are subject to inspection upon entry and are subject to additional inspection within the stadium.

 

PROTOCOLS

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What safety measures and procedures will be in place to ensure fans' safety?

We are working with South Carolina health and government officials to ensure the venue will be ready to provide a safe experience for all NASCAR fans in attendance. Amended safety measures and procedures will be in effect that include:   

 
  • Strict adherence to the CDC-recommended 6’ social distancing will be mandated onsite 

  • All guests (age 3 and up) will be required to bring and wear mandatory face coverings* 

  • Guests will be directed to specific, spaced-out parking lots 

  • A sequenced entry/exit procedure into the facility property/gates will be used to minimize large concentrations of personnel or guests 

  • Each guest will be screened prior to entering the event gates; initial screening will include questions regarding current health status and potential exposure, as well as a non-contact temperature check 

  • One-way entry and exit to the grandstands, along with routes to concession stands and restrooms via the concourse will adhere to social distancing guidelines 

  • Multiple handwashing and hand sanitizing stations placed throughout the operating areas and entrances 

  • A “Clean Team” of staff, clearly identified for guests, cleaning or disinfecting at all times 

  • Clear bags, up to 19 inches in size, will be allowed. These bags can contain pre-sealed and packaged food and beverage items, including alcohol 

  • No glass containers of any kind will be allowed 

  • Limited “Grab 'N' Go” economically priced concessions, as well as limited track/NASCAR merchandise, will be available for purchase via cashless transactions   

 

*For guests who may need an accommodation in order to comply with any facility rules and/or protocols, please contact our Guest Services team when you arrive on property for further information. 

Will fans be required to go through a screening process?

YesPrior to entering the event gates at the track, each guest will go through an initial screening that will include questions regarding current health status and potential exposure, as well as a non-contact temperature check. 

 

For more information, please call 866-459-7223. 

Will fans be required to wear masks at all times?

Yes, as with our essential personnel and competitors, fans will be required to wear masks while on Darlington Raceway property.* If fans do not have them, we will provide them upon arrival. 

 

*For guests who may need an accommodation in order to comply with any facility rules and/or protocols, please contact our Guest Services team when you arrive on property for further information. 

How will safety be maintained regarding restrooms and concessions?

In terms of restrooms and concessions, all locations will maintain physical distancing and more frequent cleaning across high touch locations in operating areas. 

 

There will also be no buffet or self-serve options at concession locations. There will be limited menus and limited food preparation onsite, as well as physical barriers between the guests and food service operations. Finally, anyone involved in food preparation will undergo the same screenings as employees. 

What concession options will be available?

Multiple concession locations will be open near the available seating sections. Each location will have hand sanitizer, directional signage, social distancing signage, and an attendant sanitizing the area throughout the event. 

 

Economically priced "Grab 'N' Go" pre-packaged items ($2 to $5 each) will be available to purchase: 

 
  • Sandwiches 

  • Salads 

  • Chips 

  • Candy 

  • Snacks 

  • Coca-Cola products 

  • Beer 

  

All transactions will be cashless. Accepted forms of payment: Debit, Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, Apple Pay, Google Pay, and Samsung Pay. 

Accepted cashless forms of payment

What happens if a fan fall ills during an event?

There will be dedicated medical assets resourced to provide treatment and transport of any fan(s) developing symptoms during the event. In addition, a robust disinfecting / decontamination capability has been established for immediate on-site response. Finally, local public health officials will be notified of the potential infection. 

Will Racing Electronics be onsite this weekend?

No. If you are bringing your owned RE scanner or LEGEND device to the race, please click here for OTA and programming information. FanVision services will not be available for rental or use of fan-owned FanVision devices. 

Will there be trams and other on-site transportation?

Because the infield will not be open to fans, we will not be running trams for this event. Fans needing ADA Parking or Tickets can call us at 866-459-7223