December 05, 2012
Memberships, Venue Activities, Induction Ceremony Tickets Top the NASCAR Fan’s Wish List
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Dec. 5, 2012) – The NASCAR Hall of Fame is revving up the HALLiday season with exciting, one-of-a-kind gifts and family fun. Guests can steer the family to the Hall for the perfect stocking stuffer, enjoy a family fun night at Holiday on Ice or give the ultimate gift of NASCAR with tickets to the historic 2013 Induction Ceremony set for Friday, Feb. 8, 2013.
− Families looking to share in the high-octane fun while spreading holiday cheer throughout the year can find lasting memories and entertainment with the upcoming Three-Day Sale Thursday, Dec. 6 – Saturday, Dec. 8. Memberships that include unlimited admission will be on sale for $40 (regularly a $50 value). In addition, family memberships featuring unlimited admission will be on sale for $115 (regularly a $200 value) and will also include two NASCAR Hall of Fame hats.
− Perfect for families, romantic dates or fun outings with friends, WBT Holiday on Ice on the NASCAR Hall of Fame Plaza has become a holiday tradition worth the wait. Now open through Jan. 6, lace up those skates to glide along more than 7,000 square feet of ice with an incredible view of the city skyline. Special NASCAR Hall of Fame/Holiday on Ice combo tickets are available for $25.
− After St. Nick has come and gone on Dec. 26, be sure to stop by to help “UnDeck the Hall.” Choosing from a display of festive Christmas trees in the Great Hall, each guest can take home one NASCAR-themed item until all are gone. The HALLiday trees are decorated with NASCAR-themed items including autographed souvenirs and memorabilia, NASCAR-themed ornaments, die cast cars, secret surprises and more.
− For the NASCAR fan who has visions of brake drums dancing in their gear heads, a ticket to the momentous 2013 Induction Ceremony is an unforgettable present that provides memories to last a lifetime. The prestigious event features presentations about each Inductee from prominent members of the NASCAR community. The highlight of the event is the official induction of the 2013 Class of Inductees: Buck Baker, Cotton Owens, Herb Thomas, Rusty Wallace and Leonard Wood. Tickets start at $45 and also include admission to the NASCAR Hall of Fame. Tickets can be purchased online at Ticketmaster or by calling (800) 745-3000.
− Those looking to jingle all the way with their gift-giving can purchase a VIP Package to NASCAR Acceleration Weekend, three full days of NASCAR-themed events Friday, Feb. 8 – Sunday, Feb. 10. For $299, the VIP package includes one ticket to the Induction Dinner and Inductee Jacket Presentation, one seat at the Induction Ceremony, an annual NASCAR Hall of Fame Membership, admission to the First Look preview of the 2013 Class exhibits and a ticket to the NASCAR Preview 2013, Presented by Sprint, a fan-centric event featuring NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, NASCAR Nationwide Series and NASCAR Camping World Truck Series stars.
Tickets to the NASCAR Hall of Fame can be purchased by calling (877) 231-2010 or at www.NASCAR Hall.com. General admission is $19.95 for adults, $17.95 for seniors and military, $12.95 for children 5-12 and free for children younger than 5. Memberships are available starting at $25 for children and $50 for adults. The NASCAR Hall of Fame is open daily 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. (closed Christmas Day).
About NASCAR Hall of Fame
Conveniently located in uptown Charlotte, N.C., the 150,000-square-foot NASCAR Hall of Fame is an interactive, entertainment attraction honoring the history and heritage of NASCAR. The high-tech venue, designed to educate and entertain race fans and non-fans alike, opened May 11, 2010, and includes artifacts, hands-on exhibits, 278-person state-of-the-art theater, Hall of Honor, Buffalo Wild Wings restaurant, NASCAR Hall of Fame Gear Shop and NASCAR Media Group-operated broadcast studio. The venue is open 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. seven days a week and has an attached parking garage on Brevard Street. The five-acre site also includes a privately developed 19-story office tower and 102,000-square-foot expansion to the Charlotte Convention Center, highlighted by a 40,000 square-foot ballroom. The NASCAR Hall of Fame is owned by the City of Charlotte, licensed by NASCAR and operated by the Charlotte Regional Visitors Authority. www.NASCARHall.com