December 12, 2016
NASCAR Hall of Fame holiday activities kick into high gear through Jan. 8
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Dec. 12, 2016) – The NASCAR Hall of Fame is gearing up for the season with a full lineup of adrenaline-pumping adventures and one-of-a-kind gift ideas during Holidays at the Hall through Jan. 8. Fans and visitors are invited to lace up their skates for Holiday on Ice, experience the wonder of the Hall’s 39-foot-tall tree and enjoy Breakfast with Santa, among other festive events.
HOLIDAYS AT THE HALL
Celebrate the holidays with the NASCAR Hall of Fame! The Hall will be decked out with reindeer, elves, snowmen, a giant polar bear and a life-size snow globe. Find the full schedule of events below.
HOLIDAY ON ICE
Through Sunday, Jan. 8
Charlotte’s outdoor ice rink is located on the NASCAR Hall of Fame Plaza. Perfect for families, date nights or fun outings with friends, Holiday on Ice has become a beloved tradition in Charlotte. Skaters and non-skaters will all want to have their pictures taken with our giant polar bear or under the 39-foot-tall tree! Admission is $10 if you bring your own skates and $14 with skate rentals.
BREAKFAST WITH SANTA
Saturday, Dec. 17
Santa Claus is coming to town, and he's making a pit stop at the NASCAR Hall of Fame for the second annual Breakfast with Santa. The NASCAR Hall of Fame lights up with holiday excitement on Saturday, Dec. 17 from 8 to 11 a.m. This all-inclusive experience includes a delectable breakfast, an opportunity to create a collectible ornament, a visit and picture with Santa, plus so much more. New this year, children will be able to go outside and skate on the ice rink after festivities inside the NASCAR Hall of Fame
UNDECK THE HALL
Monday, Dec. 26
St. Nick may have come and gone, but that doesn’t mean the gift giving is over! Join us the morning after Christmas as we "UnDeck" the Hall. Fans are each permitted to select a gift off of one of the many trees decorated with NASCAR-themed items, like autographed souvenirs, die-cast cars, race tickets, apparel and gear, sheet metal and more. Each year we have secret surprises hidden on the trees, and 2016 will be no exception. Guests who join or renew their NASCAR Hall of Fame memberships during the event get to pick a second item off the exclusive members-only tree. Doors open at 10 a.m., and the fun continues until all of the gifts are gone. Each year a line forms early in the morning outside the Hall, so fans are encouraged to arrive early for the best selection. The event is free with paid admission to the NASCAR Hall of Fame.
GIFTS FOR THE GEAR HEAD
'Tis the season to buy gifts for fellow NASCAR Fans. Wrap up something nice from our Gear Shop or splurge on tickets to the Class of 2017 Induction Ceremony. Better yet, give the gift of NASCAR all year long with a membership to the Hall.
NASCAR Hall of Fame Gear Shop
Head to the NASCAR Hall of Fame Gear Shop to stock up on all of your NASCAR necessities. From die-cast cars to your favorite driver apparel, the NASCAR Hall of Fame Gear Shop has everything you need to suit up for your next visit to the track.
Class of 2017 Induction Ceremony Tickets
For the NASCAR fans who have visions of brake drums dancing in their gear heads, a ticket to the momentous Class of 2017 Induction Ceremony is an unforgettable present that provides memories that last a lifetime. Tickets start at $45 and can be purchased at Ticketmaster.com or by calling 800-745-3000.
Holiday Membership Offers
Give the gift of access to the NASCAR fan in the family. The NASCAR Hall of Fame is offering a special 20 percent holiday discount on all membership levels through December. In addition, for each membership purchased during the month, fans will receive a NASCAR Hall of Fame tailgate chair.
General admission tickets to the NASCAR Hall of Fame can be purchased by calling 888-902-6463 or at nascarhall.com. 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 $125. The NASCAR Hall of Fame is open daily 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. For more details, visit nascarhall.com. Updates are available at facebook.com/nascarhall or by following @NASCARHall on Twitter.
About the NASCAR HAll of Fame
Conveniently located in Uptown Charlotte, North Carolina, the 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, a 278-person state-of-the-art theater, Hall of Honor, Buffalo Wild Wings restaurant, NASCAR Hall of Fame Gear Shop and NASCAR Productions-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. (Note: Winter operating hours are Nov. 1- March 31 from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. seven days a week.) The 5-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. For more information, visit nascarhall.com.