NASCAR Driver / Personality / Team Event or Race Appearance Listings

Last updated 8-31-2016

This page is for Driver/NASCAR Personalities/Team appearances and special fan events, it is UNOFFICIAL.
This page is designed to give fans a heads up regarding upcoming scheduled events.
All appearances are tentative and subject to change.
Please be sure to verify appearance in advance if you are driving a long distance.
Appearances are listed in chronologic dal order by date.

Other driver appearances may be listed as charity events, and can be found on the:
Racing Charities Page.
[Note: if the event/appearance is associated with a charity,
information is usually posted on the Charities Page]

Show car appearances not posted (see links below)


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August 2016 Scheduled Appearances


  • Dale Earnhardt Jr. is scheduled to appear at Walmart in Lewistown, PA on Wednesday, August 31 at 4:00 PM.
    The meet and greet is limited to the first 200 fans. Signup begins at 2:00 PM. It is located at 10180 Hwy 522 S in Lewistown. For more info, check the Walmart Lewistown Facebook page.


  • Matt Kenseth is scheduled to appear in Philadelphia, PA on Wednesday, August 31 at Citizens Bank Park. Kenseth will throw the ceremonial first pitch at a Washington Nationals-Philadelphia Phillies game, and greet fans at a social-media meet-up. Kenseth will meet fans at 6:15 near the Robin Roberts statue, outside the Phillies First Base Gate.


September 2016 Scheduled Appearances


  • Chase Elliott, Greg Zipadelli, and Jeb Burton are scheduled to appear at Jud Kuhn Chevrolet in Little River, SC on Thursday, September 1 from 11:00 - 1:00 PM. It is located at 3740 Highway 9 E, Little River.


  • Jeb Burton is scheduled to appear at Mike Reichenbach Ford in Florence, SC on Thursday, September 1 at 5:00 PM.
    It is located at 600 N Coit St. For more info, check the Reichenbach Ford Facebook page.


  • Matt Kenseth is scheduled to appear at Food Lion in Darlington, SC on Thursday, September 1 at 6:00 PM. It is located at 110 Express Lane.
    250 wristbands will be distributed for the signing by the #20 Tide PODS show car beginning at 12:00 PM on Thursday. The first 100 people who PURCHASE Tide PODS at that Food Lion store and bring their receipt to the Tide show car driver, will get a free Tide t-shirt OR Tide hat while supplies last.


  • Jennifer Jo Cobb is scheduled to appear at the Bulldog Pub in Oshawa, Ontario on Thursday, September 1 at 6:00 PM. It is located at 600 Grandview St. South.


  • Alex Bowman, Elliott Sadler and Justin Allgaier are scheduled to appear at BI-LO in Darlington, SC on Friday, September 2 at 5:00 - 6:00 PM.It is located at Darlington Plaza Shopping Center, 508 Lamar Hwy.


  • Jennifer Jo Cobb is scheduled to appear at The Crooked Uncle Pub in Oshawa, Ontario on Friday, September 2 at 7:00 PM. It is located at 1180 Simcoe St. North.


  • Blake Koch and Brandon Jones are scheduled to appear at the Team Chevy stage at Darlington Raceway on Saturday, September 3 at 10:15 AM.


  • Brendan Gaughan is scheduled to appear at the Team Chevy stage at Darlington Raceway on Saturday, September 3 at 10:30 AM.


  • Jeff Gordon is scheduled to appear at the Team Chevy stage at Darlington Raceway on Saturday, September 3 at 10:45 AM.


  • Brian Scott is scheduled to appear Walmart in Darlington, SC on Saturday, September 3 at 11:00 AM. It is located at 251 South Main Street.


  • Brian Scott is scheduled to appear at the Ford display at Darlington Raceway on Saturday, September 3 at 2:40 PM.


  • Chase Elliott is scheduled to appear at the NAPA store on Broad Street in Sumter, SC on Saturday, September 3 at 5:00 PM.

  • Jennifer Jo Cobb is scheduled to appear at Los Cabos Cantina & Grill in Whitby, Ontario on Saturday, September 3 at 7:30 PM. It is located at 1009 Dundas St. East.


  • Tony Stewart and Regan Smith are scheduled to appear at the Team Chevy stage at Darlington Raceway on Sunday, September 4 at 2:35 PM.


  • Kurt Busch is scheduled to appear at the Team Chevy stage at Darlington Raceway on Sunday, September 4 at 2:50 PM.


  • Ryan Newman is scheduled to appear at the Team Chevy stage at Darlington Raceway on Sunday, September 4 at 3:05 PM.


  • Tony Stewart, Denny Hamlin, Joey Logano, and Darrell Waltrip are scheduled to appear in pre-race Q&As for fans who purchase Stripe Zone Hospitality tickets at Darlington Raceway on Sunday, September 4.
    Times and appearances are subject to change. No autographs please.
    In addition to the Stripe Zone, Darlington Raceway continues to offer race fans a hospitality option on Saturday, Sept. 3, prior to the NASCAR XFINITY Series VFW Sport Clips Help a Hero 200. The T4 Zone hospitality package offers a similar all-inclusive experience with scheduled driver appearances to be announced at a later date. Each T4 Zone package consists of limited pre-race pit pass access, full meal and snacks, unlimited non-alcohol beverages until the scheduled race start time, two beer coupons for guests 21 years of age or older, Darlington-branded gift and souvenir program, all for $80 per package (plus the cost of a grandstand ticket).
    All hospitality packages and tickets can be purchased by calling 866-459-7223 or visiting darlingonraceway.com.


  • Danica Patrick is scheduled to appear in a pre-race Q&A for fans who purchase the Danica Patrick ticket package at Darlington Raceway on Sunday, September 4.
    Includes: One Pearson Tower (Rows 1-12) Ticket;
    Race Day Q&A with Danica Patrick (time & location TBD);
    Throwback food item and Drink Voucher.
    All hospitality packages and tickets can be purchased by calling 866-459-7223 or visiting darlingonraceway.com.


  • Jeff Gordon is scheduled to appear in a pre-race Q&A for fans who purchase the Jeff Gordon ticket package at Darlington Raceway on Sunday, September 4.
    Includes: One Pearson Tower (Rows 1-12) Ticket;
    Race Day Q&A with Jeff Gordon in the Darlington Raceway Museum;
    Throwback food item and Drink Voucher;
    Darlington Raceway Credential Holder.
    All hospitality packages and tickets can be purchased by calling 866-459-7223 or visiting darlingonraceway.com.


  • Martin Truex Jr and Ty Dillon are scheduled to appear at Bass Pro Shops in Ashland, VA on Thursday, September 8 at 6:00 PM.
    It is located at 11550 Lakeridge Pkwy. For more info, check the Ashland Bass Pro Facebook page.


  • NCWTS drivers are scheduled to appear at an autograph session at Chicagoland Speedway on Friday, September 16 at 12:30 PM.


  • Richard Petty is scheduled to appear at the Legend's Club at at Chicagoland Speedway on Saturday, September 17. The King will be inducted into the Legend's Club, at time, TBA. Separate Legend's Club tickets must be purchased.
    chicagolandspeedway.com.


  • Jeff Gordon is scheduled to appear in a pre-race Q&A for fans who purchase the Jeff Gordon ticket package at Chicagoland Speedway on Sunday, September 18. Package includes grandstand seat, access to the Q&A, and discounts for kids in attendance.
    chicagolandspeedway.com.


  • Jimmie Johnson is scheduled to appear in a pre-race Q&A for fans who purchase the Jimmie Johnson NASA Family package at Chicagoland Speedway on Sunday, September 18. Package includes grandstand seat, access to the Q&A.
    Kids will learn the inherent similarities between rockets and racecars through STEM activities led by local teachers trained by NASA in the Rockets 2 Racecars curriculum. In addition to these activities, kids will also receive a 12 page activity booklet. chicagolandspeedway.com.


October 2016 Scheduled Appearances


  • Denny Hamlin is scheduled to appear at a Q&A at Dover International Speedway on Sunday, October 2 prior to the NSCS race. Fans interested in attending the Q&A must purchase a Denny Hamlin ticket package, which includes access to the Q&A and one adult ticket in the lower section of the turns. Click here for ticket pricing, info.


  • Denny Hamlin, Kyle Busch, Carl Edwards, Matt Kenseth are scheduled to appear at the JGR Fanfest and Car Show in Huntersville NC on Friday, October 7. The event runs from 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM.
    XFINITY Series drivers will also be on hand and will be signing autographs at staggered times throughout the day. In order to receive an autograph, you must have a wristband for each respective driver. Wristbands will be distributed on a first come, first serve basis at 8 a.m. that morning. No wristbands will be required for our XFINITY drivers. Please, only bring one item per driver.
    It is located at 3415 Reese Blvd West. For more info, check the JGR Fanfest website.


  • Chase Elliott is scheduled to join college students at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Saturday, October 8 prior to the Bank of America 500. College students from area universities can enjoy concerts, food and beverages and tailgating games before, during and after the Bank of America 500; Elliott will make an appearance on race day to headline the first-of-its-kind collegiate event
    Students with a valid college ID can enroll in the Chase University fun with a special $24 Bank of America 500 party pass available online or by calling 1-800-455-FANS (3267)
    Elliott, the rookie driver of the No. 24 Chevrolet SS for Hendrick Motorsports, will join the students for a corn hole challenge prior to his first Bank of America 500 start.


  • NCWTS drivers are scheduled to appear at an autograph session at Talladega Superspeedway on Friday, October 21 at 4:00 PM at the Hospitality Village behind the Birmingham Tower. Fans will need to pick up wristbands before the session at the main Guest Services Office located at OV Hill South Grandstand Section L. Each guest/fan who has wristband will be guaranteed a spot in the autograph line. Guests/fans who do not have wristbands will be allowed in line and told they will be able to get autographs if time allows.


November 2016 Scheduled Appearances


  • Matt Kenseth is scheduled to appear at Smart Motors Madison on Saturday, November 26. It is located at 5901 Odana Rd, Madison, WI. More details closer to date.


December 2016 Scheduled Appearances


    none at this time

2016/2017 CRUISES Scheduled Appearances


  • NASCAR Cruise: NASCAR: The Cruise will steer NASCAR fans through the most original and immersive NASCAR experience ever produced on the open sea! Former NASCAR driver and TV analyst Kyle Petty is hosting the cruise, and many of the biggest names in NASCAR have signed up to sail with us in January 2017. Join us on the maiden voyage of NASCAR: The Cruise, a unique opportunity to get into the pits, trade paint and rub elbows with NASCAR royalty aboard the luxurious Norwegian Pearl while sailing the Caribbean. More info at nascarthecruise.com (4-17-2016)


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