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Saturday night racing at it's BEST!! Racin, Racin, RACIN since 1937, it has to be good!

If you can not go here and have a good time than you have issues. This is a good cheap, fun place... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2017
Winston Salem, North Carolina
Going downhill

We have been coming here for several years now and have noticed the place running down. Fans are... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2017
Stewart M
Thomasville, North Carolina
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Located conveniently in downtown Winston-Salem, NC, Bowman Gray Stadium is the definition of excellence in short track racing. Each and every Saturday night in spring and summer, thousands and thousands of fans pack the stands to see the most...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
1250 S Martin Luther King Jr Dr, Winston Salem, NC 27107-1370
+1 336-725-5635
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Reviewed 20 July 2017

If you can not go here and have a good time than you have issues. This is a good cheap, fun place to take the family for a fun night of racin'.....the crowd is always into the race. Cheer for your favorite driver or just...More

Thank glendale215
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

We have been coming here for several years now and have noticed the place running down. Fans are getting louder and ruder. Officials are not keeping the racing going, throwing fake cautions. No consistency in the officiating. Not a bad place for cheap entertainment. Just...More

Thank Stewart M
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Bowman Gray racing is top-notch "minor league" auto racing, every Sat night. Nothing like a typical local track racing experience- this one is done well. Lots of history and tradition, it has built into a well-oiled auto racing production. Stadium is top-notch, lots of food...More

Thank KevinMatias
Reviewed 27 April 2017

My husband and now my daughters hardly ever miss a race. My husband has been going there over 50 years. It is exciting to watch. On the edge of my seat most of the time when there. Good family fun!

Thank Bren S
Reviewed 14 April 2017

We've been on several occasions, and enjoyed our time. However, the staff from ticket agents to security to vendors are unfriendly, and down right rude. When asked from the manager you hear, they are to busy to deal with you. When asked for a contact...More

1  Thank Heather P
Reviewed 23 August 2016

I had never been to a small track to see cars race. Quite entertaining as you are pretty close to the action. Plus, the people watching is GREAT!! So fun to see the local people cheer for their favorite. Pretty good snack bar food, too.

Thank waxwing3
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Never seen racing quite like this. Wonderful entertainment at a cheap price. I loved the chain race. All the races were entertaining though.

Thank Jane T
Reviewed 4 August 2016

This is a track where Richard Petty and Junior Johnson have competed. It is up close and personal racing. The price of admission is $10 and on Ladies night they are $1. Can't beat that for cheap entertainment. It is a place for race lovers...More

Thank Robert G
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

I will not be returning here EVER! I had the worst time! I have been to several races and each time had different experience. Not only were the workers rude and many were under the influence of alcohol but many of the other people there...More

2  Thank Crystal W
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Just minutes away from home, Grandma and I could seat out in the yard and hear practicing on Saturday and then we go watch the racing at night. I even worked the concession stand some summers. Sold many a bag of fries with vinegar and...More

Thank Michael L S
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