Doors will open at noon. For a $10. ticket price (children under 5 are free, and tickets are sold only at the door), fans will be able to view a live broadcast of the Daytona 500 in the environs of the exclusive Glen Club. A buffet will be served, and beverages will be available for purchase at discount prices. Several door prizes will be awarded throughout the race, and a special 50/50 drawing will be held to benefit a local charity.
The Daytona 500 Viewing Party at The Glen Club is a family-friendly event.
Tickets for WGI 2013 season events, including the NASCAR Cheez-It 355 at The Glen, will be available for sale at pre-season prices. Pre-season ticket prices are lower than the normal ticket prices will be after opening weekend, April 21-22, 2013.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Dr. Connie Ann Kirk holds a Ph.D. in English and is the author of several books. With Irish historic racer, Dr. John R. T. Monson (M.D.) of Rochester, she is writing a book about racers and racing. Check out her motor sports blog, Poetry in Motion: Vintage Speed.