Miller Lite is bringing the ultimate tailgate party to fans at Richmond International Raceway prior to the Saturday, April 30 Crown Royal Presents The Matthew & Daniel Hansen 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race. The Miller Lite Ultimate Tailgate features live music, tailgate games and great tasting Miller Lite and smoked barbecue on sale.
Located near the Midway on the Amphitheater Hill, the Miller Lite Ultimate Tailgate is the place to be for fans 21 years of age and older before the green flag drops Saturday night, April 30. This festive and enjoyable destination is open from 10:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., with a southern rock band performing from 2:00 p.m. 6:00 p.m., corn hole tournaments, a Miller Lite show car and mechanical bull riding.
While in the Miller Lite Ultimate Tailgate, fans have access to the Miller Lite Party Bar, which is loaded with big screen televisions and specials on Miller Lite draft, as well as a smoked barbecue menu that includes barbecue chicken, pulled pork and beef brisket.
For directions to the Miller Lite Ultimate Tailgate, please click http://www.rir.com/About-The-Track/Seating-Chart-and-Maps/Facility-Map.aspx > here for a property map and locate item #17.
The 2011 NASCAR season at Richmond International Raceway kicks off April 28-30 with four races in three nights! Tickets are on sale now for the Crown Royal Presents The Matthew & Daniel Hansen 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race under the lights on Saturday, April 30. Advance tickets start at $45 and can be purchased online at www.rir.com or by calling 866-455-7223.
On Friday night, April 29, the NASCAR Nationwide Series returns for the BUBBA burger 250 race under the lights. Fridays ticket includes Wawa Pole Qualifying and practice for the Sprint Cup Series, as well as NBC12 Pole Qualifying and practice for the Nationwide Series. Fridays tickets start at $30 in advance and can be purchased online at www.rir.com or by calling 866-455-7223. Children 12 and under are admitted free with a ticketed adult in general admission sections on Friday.
The weekend kicks off with a doubleheader on Thursday night, April 28, beginning with the Blue Ox 100 NASCAR K&N Pro Series East race, followed by the Denny Hamlin Short Track Showdown. Thursdays tickets are $25 and all seats are general admission. Children 12 and under are admitted free with a ticketed adult on Thursday. For tickets, log on to www.rir.com or call 866-455-7223.
About Richmond International Raceway:
Richmond International Raceway, known as Americas Premier Short Track, offers exciting night racing action and a commitment to the fan experience. One of the most popular facilities among drivers and fans in all of motorsports, Richmond International Raceway annually hosts all of its major eventstwo NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races, two NASCAR Nationwide Series events and one NASCAR K&N Pro Series East raceunder the lights on its ¾-mile D-Shaped oval. The unique layout consistently produces the thrill of side-by-side racing, coupled with high enough speeds for a superspeedway feel. Combined with first-class amenities (including the state-of-the-art Video Scoring Tower) and a focus on the fans, guests at Richmond International Raceway can expect to experience what Racing Perfection truly is. For tickets to events at Richmond International Raceway, call 866-455-RACE or visit www.rir.com http://www.rir.com/ online. http://www.facebook.com/richmondinternationalraceway Like us on Facebook and follow http://www.twitter.com/ririnsider us on Twitter @RIRInsider.