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Steer Your Sleigh to the NASCAR Hall of Fame for Holidays at the Hall Nov. 20 to Jan. 3

November 20, 2015

Tree Lighting with Kevin Harvick, WBT Holiday on Ice, Breakfast with Santa, Holiday Movies and More

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Nov. 20, 2015) – The NASCAR Hall of Fame is revving up for the season with a jam-packed lineup of adrenaline-pumping adventures and one-of-a-kind gift ideas during Holidays at the Hall Nov. 20 to Jan. 3. 

Fans and visitors are invited to lace up their skates for WBT Holiday on Ice, experience the wonder of the Hall’s 33-foot tree during the first-ever tree lighting with Kevin Harvick and breakfast with Santa, among other festive events. Also, guests are encouraged to bundle up! The forecast will call for snow on the Plaza every Saturday throughout the day (heavy snowfall is scheduled every day Dec. 22 to Jan. 3) alongside the ice rink, transforming the space into Charlotte’s very own winter wonderland. Dozens of holiday events over the next month will leave guests spreading tidings of good cheer all winter long. 

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. 

WBT HOLIDAY ON ICE
Friday, Nov. 20 – Sunday, Jan. 3
Charlotte’s outdoor ice rink returns to the Plaza with a breathtaking skyline backdrop. Admission is $10 if you bring your own skates and $13 with skate rentals.

TREE LIGHTING ON THE PLAZA
Saturday, Nov. 28 (5-9 p.m.)
Join Kevin Harvick, his son, Keelan, and the NASCAR Hall of Fame’s new mascot, Champ the Cheetah, for the first annual NASCAR Hall of Fame Tree Lighting, complete with holiday music, family activities and food trucks. The first 2,500 attendees will receive a complimentary Santa hat. Admission is free.

HIGH OCTANE HOLIDAY MOVIES
Saturday, Nov. 28 – Sunday, Dec. 27
Check out a full lineup of holiday classic movies running at various times all season long in the High Octane Theater. The movie is free with admission to the NASCAR Hall of Fame and valid for the day of showing. Admission to the movie only is $5. Seating is general admission and is available on a first-come, first-served basis. See holidaysatthehall.com for full movie details. 

Movie

Date

Showtimes

Runtime

Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas 

Saturday, Nov. 28

12 p.m., 2 p.m., 4 p.m.

105 minutes

Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas

Sunday, Nov. 29

12 p.m., 2 p.m., 4 p.m.

105 minutes

Elf

Saturday, Dec. 5

12 p.m., 2 p.m., 4 p.m.

90 minutes

Elf

Sunday, Dec, 6

12 p.m., 2 p.m., 4 p.m.

90 minutes

A Christmas Carol

Saturday, Dec. 12

12 p.m., 2 p.m.

90 minutes

A Christmas Carol

Sunday, Dec. 23

12 p.m., 2 p.m., 4 p.m.

90 minutes

The Polar Express

Saturday, Dec. 19

12 p.m., 2 p.m., 4 p.m.

100 minutes

The Polar Express

Sunday, Dec. 20

12 p.m., 2 p.m., 4 p.m.

100 minutes

Frozen

Saturday, Dec. 26

12 p.m., 2 p.m., 4 p.m.

108 minutes

Frozen

Sunday, Dec. 27

12 p.m., 2 p.m., 4 p.m.

108 minutes

BREAKFAST WITH SANTA
Saturday, Dec. 5 & Saturday, Dec. 19 (8, 9 and 10 a.m. sessions)
Kids can tell Santa what’s on their wish lists and enjoy a special pancake breakfast. The Breakfast with Santa package includes NASCAR Hall of Fame special event admission, breakfast, crafts, a viewing of "How the Grinch Stole Christmas!" (1966) and a complimentary photograph with Santa. Admission to the breakfast is $16 and free for Rookie Racers Kids Club members and kids 2 and under.

SANTA’S SLEEPOVER
Friday, Dec. 18 at 6:15 p.m. – Saturday, Dec. 19 at 8 a.m.
Break out the holiday PJs early for a sleepover at the Hall complete with a visit from Santa. Tickets are $50 per person or $40 for NASCAR Hall of Fame members and Rookie Racers Kids Club members. Tickets include admission to the Hall, dinner, activities in Race Week, a viewing of "The Polar Express" with complimentary popcorn, and a pancake breakfast with Santa and Champ the Cheetah in the morning. 

UNDECK THE HALL
Saturday, Dec. 26
Help to ‘UnDeck’ the NASCAR Hall of Fame trees, which will be filled with surprises including race tickets, autographed souvenirs and more. Free with admission to the NASCAR Hall of Fame. The event begins at 10 a.m. and continues until all of the gifts are gone.

GIFTS FOR THE GEAR HEAD
Head to the NASCAR Hall of Fame Gear Shop to stock up on all of your NASCAR necessities. Or purchase a ticket to the Class of 2016 Induction Ceremony or a NASCAR Hall of Fame membership for the perfect stocking stuffer. 

Class of 2016 Induction Ceremony Tickets 
For the NASCAR fans who has visions of brake drums dancing in their gear heads, a ticket to the momentous Class of 2016 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 two special holiday combos. Get an annual NASCAR Hall of Fame membership and a 2016 Racing Insiders Tour voucher for $165 ($195 value), or accelerate to the Champions Club annual membership and two 2016 Racing Insiders Tours vouchers for $420 ($490 value). 

Find full details about all of the events at Holidays at the Hall at holidaysatthehall.com.

General admission tickets to the NASCAR Hall of Fame can be purchased by calling 877-231-2010 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 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, 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. 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.

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