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Bristol Motor Speedway

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Great view of fast paced action

The Bristol Motor Speedway was great. We had a bit of trouble with the weather though. It rained on... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
debbieaK9636YJ
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Sandpoint, United States
Everything You Could Ask For

Everyone knows that Bristol Motor Speedway is a jewel in the Tri-Cities. The colosseum is massive... read more

Reviewed 21 November 2018
emileetrivette94
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Johnson City, Tennessee
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The Bristol Motor Speedway was great. We had a bit of trouble with the weather though. It rained on Sunday, and snowed on Monday. The track was great.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank debbieaK9636YJ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to see the Christmas lights at Bristol. Wasn't overwhelmed with the Christmas lights at Speedway in Lights. The area is so large causing the lights to be far apart. There were many advertisements of commercial enterprises. Not many moving displays. Enjoy the Kodak, Tennessee...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Iralgo
Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

So slow. Wayyy to spread out. People moved at a crawl. Took us 2.5 hours to get through it. Not a ton of lights. A couple of displays were pretty great to see, the rest, meh. I would skip this, especially with younger kids. Takes...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 21 November 2018

Everyone knows that Bristol Motor Speedway is a jewel in the Tri-Cities. The colosseum is massive, absolutely beautiful. Great family fun.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank emileetrivette94
Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

Honestly, the best part of the Christmas light show at the speedway was that we got to drive on the racetrack. Other than that, it was a waste of time. It was a very basic light show that a typical homeowner could do at their...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank rogercd12
Reviewed 8 November 2018 via mobile

We go there every year both April and August The staff at the speedway they are always very helpful and caring about their customers. No matter where you sit and you can see the whole track and all the racing. If you haven’t been to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank richinvermont
Reviewed 8 November 2018

Great place. It is amazing. Make sure you take the van tour as well as visiting the gift shop. Even if you do not watch Nascar, it is a great place to visit. Wunderful experience!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Wade S
Reviewed 5 November 2018

This was our first time to just drop into a major Nascar sanctioned track. Everything was open including the gift shop, ticket window and track itself. It was quite a thing to see in person. We took a tour that proved to be one of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank sch21
Reviewed 16 October 2018

Lived in Middle Tennessee my whole life and had never been to Bristol Motor Speedway - until now. What an awesome track! Amazing to see this giant speedway/stadium rise up out of the country hills outside of Bristol... Unfortunately they were not offering tours the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank west2926
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

Even if you are not a race fan the tour of the Bristol motor Speedway is a great way to get introduced into what racing is all about. They give you a tour of the race track as well as its history and the tour...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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I don’t know of any padded seats so you should bring yours.
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Response from Wayne M | Reviewed this property |
Eat at Aubrey’s in the shopping center near Bass Pro Shop. Getting a good hotel at a fair price is tough during most race weekends. Typically have to find one in Bristol Va, or Abingdon Va. Most hotels close to the track... More
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