RACE DAY | SATURDAY, JULY 1
The best Late Model Stock Car drivers in the region return for the annual 200-lap Sentara Healthcare Late Model Stock Car race on Saturday, July 1.
The event also features the Budweiser Limited Sportsman (40 laps), Southside Disposal Pure Stock
(20 laps) and VSP HEAT Hornets (20 laps). Plus, the region's best fireworks display!
Tickets only $20 in advance!
-Adults - $20 in advance ($25 day of)
-Children 12 & under free
-Seniors 65+/military/veterans/healthcare workers/first responders/students - $20 at gate on race day with ID
-Frontstretch/Main Grandstand Spectator Gate Opens - 12:30 PM
-Practice - 1:00-3:30 PM
-Backstretch & Turn 4 Spectator Gates Open - 3:30 PM
-Qualifying presented by Discover Halifax, VA - 4:15 PM
-Autograph Session powered by Hitachi (on frontstretch) - 5:15-6:15 PM
-Pre-Race Ceremonies powered by Hitachi - 6:30 PM
-Race Begins - 7:00 PM
Alternate event date (if needed) - Sunday, July 2
PRACTICE DAY | FRIDAY, JUNE 30
Fan Appreciation is on Friday, June 30 in which fans can enjoy coming and going to take in practice throughout the day as well as enjoy other festivities and time in the infield at the conclusion of practice.
LAWN CHAIRS NOTE
Due to the large crowd for this event, lawn chairs and other seat saving items are not permitted to be left in advance of the event. Lawn chairs must be brought with you to the event. The first grandstand gates open at 12:30 PM on Saturday, July 1.
First-Time VisitorsAre you a first-time visitor? Awesome -- we're so glad to have you! What to expect: You should expect an action-packed, high-octane family fun time! What a race day is like: Visit our schedule page for full details on race day timings Our ticket booth gates open just before qualifying You can purchase tickets online in advance, over the phone in advance or at a ticket booth on race day. We accept cash or debit/credit cards (Visa, Mastercard, Discover). Once you purchase your tickets, you'll go through the gates and be ready for a fun time! Visit the rest of our FAQ section for more information, and feel free to contact us.
Weather PolicyNobody likes rainy days at the racetrack, and we give it our best effort to get our events in. Our weather policy is as follows: If at least half of the event (half of the total laps) are completed, the event is considered official. Rain checks will not be issued, and the event will not be made up. If less-than-half of the event (less than half of the total laps) are completed, we will issue rain checks (vouchers) for all purchased tickets. We do not issue monetary refunds in the event of a cancelation. For competitors specifically, if half of the laps of their individual race has been completed, the race is official. If less-than-half of the laps of their individual race has been completed, the race is not completed, and we will issue rain checks accordingly.
Pit Passes (General Info & Minor Pit Passes)Individuals outside of a race team can purchase pit passes from a pit booth outside of Turn 2. Individuals must be 20 years or older, unless accompanied by a guardian (a minor release form must be filled out for individuals under the age of 20). Please keep in mind the minor release form must be filled out in front of a track representative or official notary. All individuals entering the infield must sign a waiver and other appropriate documentation. Download the minor release form here
What are the race day schedules? How long do races last?Races are scheduled on Saturdays. Day races begin with a 2:00 PM green flag and night races with a 7:00 PM green flag. You can see the full season schedule on the schedule page. From the first green flag of the event to the final checkered flag, events generally last around three hours and generally include four to five races.
Prohibited ItemsFor the safety and enjoyment of you and other guests, there are certain items that we ask you not to bring inside the facility. Firearms and other weapons Fireworks Drones Glass Unauthorized ATVs, golf carts, etc. Illegal substances (drugs, etc.) Offensive signage
Refreshments / Concessions / Alcohol / CoolersRefreshments: Home of the world-famous bologna burgers! A bologna burger so famous it has its own Twitter account and webpage. We have many different concessions stands on property with great food and drinks. Alcohol is served on property for guests 21 and older. We ID. Coolers: Bringing your own cooler is permitted. For the grandstand/general seating areas, we ask that coolers not be over 14 inches. No glass permitted in any coolers.
Payment MethodsWe accept the following payment methods at all ticketing/merchandise/concessions locations: Cash Debit card Credit card (Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express)
Smoking PolicyOpen Areas: Please respect your fellow guests by smoking in open areas away from others. This includes the grandstands, and lines at the concession stands and ticket booths. Enclosed Areas: Smoking is NOT PERMITTED in enclosed areas (suites, restrooms, etc.). When smoking, please move away from buildings and smoke in open areas away from other guests. Infield: Smoking is NOT PERMITTED near the fuel area or anywhere fueling is taking place, infield concession stand or restrooms.
For the KidsWe are an extremely family-friendly venue and offer numerous free things for children to enjoy. Our facility features a full playground complete with a swing set and more. Children 12 and under are free at most of our events.
SeatingGrandstands: Our facility offers a main aluminum grandstand on the frontstretch and other aluminum grandstands in Turns 1 and 4. Fans can bring seat cushions/stadium chairs, but the grandstands do not accommodate lawn chairs. While most of our events are general admission (meaning you can sit anywhere), some may include reserved grandstand seating. Bring-Your-Own: Fans can bring their own fold-out/lawn chair style chairs and sit along Turns 1 and 2 and Turns 3 and 4. See the maps below on this page for more information.
General Ticket Info / Pricing / Youth PolicySouth Boston Speedway offers numerous ways to accommodate guests with their ticketing needs. Advance Ticketing: Advance ticketing is the most convenient option we offer. You can order online (the best option) or over the phone. At the Gate: Tickets are also available for sale at the gate. At the gate tickets are generally a little more expensive than advance tickets and because of the popularity of some events, we cannot always guarantee that tickets will be on sale at the gates. Prices: Weekly Series Events (3/18, 4/22, 5/6, 5/13, 6/3, 6/17, 7/15, 8/5, 9/2) Adult - $12 advance / $15 race day Kids 12 & under free Seniors 65+, healthcare workers, students, veterans, first responders - $12 with ID on race day CARS Tour (10/7) Adult - $17 advance / $20 race day Kids 12 & under free Seniors 65+, healthcare workers, students, veterans, first responders - $17 with ID on race day Late Model 200 Triple Crown (7/1) Adult - $20 advance / $25 race day Kids 12 & under free Seniors 65+, healthcare workers, students, veterans, first responders - $20 with ID on race day Kids & Youth Policy (effective June 1, 2023): Kids 12 and under are free with a paying adult. All kids/youth/minors must be accompanied by a paying parent or guardian -- an adult friend does not count as this for the purpose of this policy.
Buying Advance Tickets (Online / Over-the-Phone)Beginning with the 2021 season, we are selling tickets online. You can buy tickets online by clicking BUY TICKETS at the top of the page. Online advance tickets are cheaper than tickets at the track on race day but you are welcome to buy at a ticket booth on property (providing there is availability. Buying tickets online is easy. All you have to do is select what event you want to buy your tickets for, select the number of tickets you need and checkout. When you get to the track, there's no need to wait in line at the ticket booth. You simply walk through the gate, get your ticket scanned and enter the facility. You can also buy tickets in advance over the phone by calling the office at (877) 440-1540. These tickets are treated the same as online tickets and all you need to do is get scanned in without waiting at the ticket booth.
How do I manage my ticket account? How do I find my purchased tickets online?You can manage your South Boston Speedway ticket account -- including buying new tickets, downloading current tickets, seeing past purchases and more by clicking here.
I purchased tickets online. Do I have to print them?No, if you purchased tickets online and chose the mobile/print-at-home option, you don't have to print tickets. You can add those tickets to your mobile device. Please note that you cannot use the PDF that is in your ticket confimation email to "scan in" at the gates on your mobile device -- you must add them to your mobile device, as the PDF attachment will not scan on your mobile device. Apple Users: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dZEyOsW4rAc Non-Apple Users: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ULQgTpMUoAM
I purchased a gift certificate. Can I use those at any event?No, gift certificates are only valid for weekly NASCAR Advance Auto Parts Weekly Series events. They are not valid for the following: -April 2 -April 29-30 -June 25 -July 2 -Oct. 22
Buying Suite PassesFor most events, we offer tickets for sale in our climate-controlled frontstretch suite. Suite tickets are sold online and at the gates on race day.
Trackside TailgatingWe offer numerous trackside tailgating spots (backstretch/Turns 3 and 4) where fans can park their vehicles and watch the races from a reserved tailgate area. NOTE: Trackside tailgating spots are sold on a seasonal basis and are sold out at this time. Please contact us to be added to the waitlist.
Group Rates / Company OutingsWe are happy to welcome your large gatherings/group outing/company outing to our events. Whether it be in our grandstands or a climate-controlled suite we have the room to make it happen. Please contact us in advance so that we can plan for your group and be able to best accommodate them.
Do you permit camping? What is the charge for camping?Yes, South Boston Speedway permits camping during event weekends. For 2022, there is not a charge for dry/non-hookup camping. We ask that individuals setup their campsites on the backstretch side of our property near the light pole that adjoins the Halifax Co. Fairgrounds property. The Halifax County Fairgrounds does offer hookup camping for a fee. You can contact the fairgrounds at (434) 476-3300. These spots are not managed by South Boston Speedway. Please see the maps below for more information.
LivestreamingAll NASCAR Advance Auto Parts Weekly Series events are livestreamed on FloRacing. FloRacing is an expansive motorsports platform with thousands of events each year available for streaming, including some of the top ones in the nation. FloRacing is a $150 annual subscription and is well worth it. Click here for more info and to get started.
Listening Live at the TrackYou can listen to the public address announcers live at the track with your FM radio or scanner by tuning to 105.7.
CAMPING AT SOUTH BOSTON SPEEDWAY
For this event, we offer free non-hookup camping in the grass area on the backstretch side of our facility.
The Halifax County Fairgrounds has a limited number of hookup campsites on their property adjoining us that you can reserve by calling (434) 476-3300.
THERE'S PLENTY TO DO IN SOUTHSIDE VIRGINIA
Where to play. Where to stay.
You have you tickets to the first ever SRX race in this part of the United States, now you're looking for things to do and places to stay. Look no further!
Halifax County, Virginia, and the areas that surround it (known as Southside Virginia) have plenty to offer. From the right and left turns of VIRginia International Raceway to a historic plantation to one of the largest reservoirs/lakes in the Southeast United States, plan your trip now. And we'll be sure to share even more fun things to do as we get closer to June 25!
Halifax County, VA
Home to both South Boston Speedway and VIRginia International Raceway (VIR), Halifax County is rich in motorsports history. The historic county is also home to the Berry Hill Resort, a beautiful plantation that has been turned into a resort, and many other historic locations. Be sure to plan to check out all of the great shops and restaurants in the towns of Halifax and South Boston.
Danville & Pittsylvania County, VA
Danville is the birthplace of Wendell Scott and is the closest larger city to South Boston Speedway (just about 40 minutes). You'll find plenty of local and chain restaurants and beautiful scenery to take in, as the city has undergone some major revitalization projects in recent years. Danville is also now home to a temporary casino with construction currently underway on a permanent casino resort.
Clarksville & Mecklenburg County, VA
Home to Kerr Lake (also known as Buggs Island Lake) -- the largest reservoir in the Southeast -- Clarksville is a quiet and beautiful small town located just about 20 minutes from South Boston Speedway. This town is perfect to camp and/or plan a day full of fun on the lake.
If you didn't know that South Boston Speedway is just a few minutes from the North Carolina state line, you do now. Located just about 30 minutes from South Boston Speedway, Roxboro is part of the Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metro area and yet another historic small town with plenty to see.
SOUTH BOSTON, VA? HOW DO I GET THERE?
Did you think South Boston, VA was in the middle of nowhere? Well, you're wrong! This small town is located just a few miles from the North Carolina state line and just a short drive from numerous large metropolitan areas.
South Boston is located along Highway 58, a major highway, and a short drive from Interstates 81, 85 and 95.
Closest commercial airports:
-Lynchurg Regional Airport (LYH) - 1 hour, 10 minutes (Lynchburg, VA)
-Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU) - 1 hour, 25 minutes (Raleigh, NC)
-Peidmont-Triad International Airport (GSO) - 1 hour, 29 minutes (Greensboro, NC)
-Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport (ROA) - 2 hours, 2 minutes (Roanoke, VA)
-Richmond International Airport (RIC) - 2 hours, 12 minutes (Richmond, VA)
-Charlotte-Douglas International Airport (CLT) - 2 hours, 43 minutes (Charlotte, NC)
Closest private airports:
-William M. Tuck Airport (W78) - 5 minutes (South Boston, VA)
-Danville Regional Airport (DAN) - 30 minutes (Danville, VA)