Bristol Motor Speedway is home to NASCAR in the mountains of East Tennessee. Just a short drive from your stay in Historic Jonesborough, the speedway has all a racing enthusiast could ask for. The speedway offers a spring and a fall race every year that continues to be a big hit. Aside from these sell-out events, Bristol Motor Speedway also has lots of family friendly events year-round including car shows, drag racing and even indoor ice skating in the winter! Also, check out their speedway tour where all NASCAR fans are sure to get their fill of racing and the Bristol Motor Speedway.

Christmastime brings lots of excitement, particularly for the young and the young at heart. Bristol Motor Speedway hosts an indoor skating rink and snow tubing- a great wintertime experience for the whole family, sure to bring lots of fun.

In addition, the track also offers Speedway in Lights where over two million lights are lit up in various light displays around the entire track. You and your family can hop in the car and drive around the track to enjoy the beautiful arrangement of lights. All proceeds from these events go to benefit Speedway Children’s Charities.

The NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals offers a great time for all racing enthusiasts. You will feel the awesome earth-shaking power of 320-mile-per-hour Top Fuel Dragsters. Experience NHRA Funny Cars as 8,000 horsepower engines launch them from the starting line and witness just how close competition can be in the NHRA Pro Stock series.

Your experience at Bristol Motor Speedway is sure to give you plenty exciting stories to share at home. Be sure to wind down and enjoy a good cup of coffee or sweet tea as you check out some of our special events in Historic Jonesborough before you head home.

You can view current BMS events here.