Lowes Motor Speedway
Just outside of Charlotte,
NC is the Lowes Motor Speedway, where from May to October,
racing enthusiast come to cheer for their favorite NASCAR
personality. Each Memorial Day weekend fans come to watch
the drivers race at nearly 200 miles-per-hour at the Coca-Cola 600 — a
race second only in size to the Indianapolis 500 which
is held the same day.
Lowes Motor Speedway also hosts the legends Car Summer Shootout each Tuesday during the summer. Legend’s includes replicas of Fords and Chevrolets from the 1930’s & ‘40’s. There are games, activities, and entertainment from the world’s fastest mascot, Lugnut. Other events at the Speedway are auto shows, motorcycle racing, go-cart racing, and tours of the facility.
Hours: Mon-Sat, from 9-5, noon to 5 on Sunday, except on