LONG POND, Pa. (June 26, 2018) – Pocono Raceway will host their second annual Fan Fest from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. ET on Friday, July 27. This year’s event is free for anyone who has a 2018 Gander Outdoors 400 race weekend ticket and for kids, ages 12 and under.
The event, taking place inside ‘The Tricky Triangle’ at the Infield Block Party stage, will feature eight Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series (MENCS) drivers.
• Alex Bowman – No. 88 Hendrick Motorsports driver
• Chris Buescher – No. 37 JTG Daugherty Racing driver
• Ty Dillon – No. 13 Germain Racing driver
• Chase Elliott – No. 9 Hendrick Motorsports driver
• Gray Gaulding -No. 23 BK Racing driver
• Denny Hamlin – No. 11 Joe Gibbs Racing driver
• Joey Logano – No. 22 Team Penske driver
• Ricky Stenhouse Jr. – No.17 Roush Fenway Racing driver
Admission to this event is free for all 2018 Gander Outdoors 400 race weekend ticket holders. This includes Friday Grandstand ticket holders, Saturday Grandstand ticket holders, Sunday Grandstand ticket holders and race weekend Camping/RV ticket holders. Children, ages 12 and under, will receive free admission to Fan Fest with accompaniment of an adult. Fans should have their tickets with them to receive free access to Fan Fest. For fans that do not have tickets, the at-gate cost for Fan Fest will be $10, per car load.
A complimentary grandstand shuttle will be provided for those who have purchased Friday tickets with a pick-up/drop-off location at Gate 11. All other guests are asked to enter through the Gate 1 Tunnel, located off Long Pond Road, for access to the Fan Fest beginning at 5:00 p.m. ET.
Specific driver pairings and program events will be announced in the coming weeks. Announcements will be made by way of Pocono Raceway’s official Twitter and Facebook accounts. Fans are encouraged to follow #PoconoFanFest on social media and to visit www.poconoraceway.com/fanfest for updates and additional information.
The Gander Outdoors 400 race weekend, taking place July 27-29, will include three, action-packed days of racing. The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) and ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards (ARCA) will be on track on Friday, including the ModSpace 150 ARCA race, prior to Fan Fest. Saturday’s schedule will include two MENCS practices, NCWTS series qualifying, the Gander Outdoors 150 NCWTS race and MENCS qualifying. The Gander Outdoors 400 MENCS race is scheduled to start at 2:30 p.m. ET on Sunday.
For race weekend event details and ticket information, please visit www.poconoraceway.com or call 1-800-RACEWAY (1-800-722-3929).
Note: Times, dates, events and driver lineup are subject to change without notice.
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