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INDUCTION
WEEKEND

The Class of 2021 Induction Ceremony will take place on January 21, 2022. Induction Weekend events and festivities will be happening January 20-22.

Class of 2021
Induction Ceremony

The NASCAR Hall of Fame is pleased to announce that the Class of 2021 Induction Ceremony will take place in Charlotte on Friday, January 21, 2022.

Dale Earnhardt Jr., Red Farmer and Mike Stefanik make up the Hall of Fame’s 12th class, and first with three members. In addition, Ralph Seagraves was named as the recipient of the Landmark Award for Outstanding Contributions to NASCAR.

In celebration of the Class of 2021, the NASCAR Hall of Fame will provide a variety of events and special programming for fans, family and friends to enjoy – from brunch with NASCAR Hall of Famers, to behind-the-scenes looks at pieces of racing history. See below for a full breakdown of Induction Weekend events and pricing options.

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Induction
Events

Check out the festivities happening during Induction Weekend at the Hall.

Members Only iRacing with Dale Jr. and Red
Jan20 - 22

Members have the opportunity to qualify and participate in a race alongside Class of 2021 Inductees Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Red Farmer.

Class of 2021 Induction Insider Experience
Jan20

Kick off Induction Weekend activities with the Insider Experience celebrating the Class of 2021.

Members Only Gear Shop Presale
Jan21

Members can shop the newest memorabilia for the Class of 2021 in the Gear Shop.

NASCAR Hall of Famer Brunch (Sold Out)
Jan21

Sold out! This legendary brunch experience puts you at the table with a returning NASCAR Hall of Famer.

Victory Lap with the Class of 2020 (Sold Out)
Jan21

This event is sold out. Take a victory lap with last year’s inductees through the NASCAR Hall of Fame’s Collections Garage.

NASCAR Hall of Fame Red Carpet
Jan21

Don’t miss the red carpet arrivals of NASCAR’s biggest stars.

Induction Ceremony Dine & Shine Tailgate
Jan21

After seeing the stars walk the red carpet, fuel up for the big event with food and cocktails before heading to the Induction Ceremony.

Class of 2021 Induction Dinner
Jan21

Before the official Class of 2021 Induction Ceremony, join the family, friends and fans celebrating this year’s class at the annual Induction Dinner.

Class of 2021 Induction Ceremony
Jan21

Drivers, celebrities and legends of the sport will take the stage during the induction of the NASCAR Hall of Fame's Class of 2021.

VIP Pioneer Member Lounge
Jan22

Pioneer Members are invited to enjoy a private lounge with brunch and snacks.

Members Only First Look at the Hall of Honor
Jan22

NASCAR Hall of Fame Members are invited to be the first fans to experience the Class of 2021 in the Hall of Honor.

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Get a snapshot of all the festivities happening at the Hall for Induction Weekend.

Thursday, January 20 icon

CLASS OF 2021 WELCOME BANNERS
January 20-22
10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Location: Outside Hall of Honor

MEMBERS ONLY IRACING WITH DALE JR. & RED (QUALIFYING)
January 20 & 21
Racing Simulators

CLASS OF 2021 INDUCTION INSIDER EXPERIENCE
Thursday, January 20
1:00-4:30 p.m.
High Octane Theater and Crown Ballroom

Friday, January 21 icon

MEMBERS ONLY GEAR SHOP PRESALE
9:00-10:00 a.m.
Gear Shop

NASCAR HALL OF FAMER BRUNCH
9:00-10:30 a.m.
Hall of Honor

MEMBERS ONLY IRACING WITH DALE JR. & RED (QUALIFYING)
January 20 & 21
Racing Simulators

VICTORY LAP WITH THE CLASS OF 2020
11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Collections Garage

SQUIER-HALL AWARD UNVEIL
2:00-2:30 p.m.
Inside NASCAR

LANDMARK AWARD UNVEIL
3:30-4:00 p.m.
Hall of Honor

RED CARPET
4:30-6:00 p.m.
Great Hall

DINE & SHINE TAILGATE
4:30-7:30 p.m.
Great Hall

INDUCTION DINNER
Doors: 5:30 p.m.
Dinner: 6:00 p.m.
Crown Ballroom

INDUCTION CEREMONY
8:00 p.m.
Crown Ballroom

Saturday, January 22 icon

VIP PIONEER MEMBER LOUNGE
10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Workshop (Theater Lobby)

CLASS OF 2021 STORYTELLING
11:00-11:30 a.m.
High Octane Theater

CLASS OF 2021 MEMBER PLAQUE PRESENTATION
11:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
High Octane Theater

MEMBERS ONLY IRACING WITH DALE JR. & RED
12:30-1:15 p.m.
Racing Simulators

MEMBERS ONLY FIRST LOOK AT HALL OF HONOR
1:30-2:30 p.m.
Hall of Honor

Forever Legends

Join the drivers, celebrities and legends of the sport who will take center stage during this premier celebration honoring the 12th class of the NASCAR Hall of Fame, the ninth recipient of the Squier-Hall Award for NASCAR Media Excellence and the sixth recipient of the Landmark Award for Outstanding Contributions to NASCAR. We look forward to seeing you at the NASCAR Hall of Fame!

<p>INDUCTION <strong>PROCESS</strong></p>

INDUCTION PROCESS

Each year, three inductees from a list of 15 nominees are selected to the NASCAR Hall of Fame by a voting panel.

<p><strong>Squier-Hall</strong> Award</p>

Squier-Hall Award

Honoring the contributions of media to the success of the sport.

<p><strong>Landmark </strong>Award</p>

Landmark Award

Honoring significant contributions to the growth and esteem of NASCAR.

Induction Weekend FAQs

Will there be any format changes to the Induction Ceremony and Induction Weekend events in 2022? icon

The Class of 2021 Induction Dinner and Induction Ceremony will be held on Friday, January 21, 2022 as two events in one event space. This format allows us to create new, specialized programming in a more intimate environment for all attendees.

Guests will be able to select from ticket options that include table seating with access to both the Induction Dinner and Induction Ceremony or theater seating, with admission to the Ceremony portion of the evening only. Those who select theater seating tickets will be welcomed into the event with a special timed entry.

What is the date for the Class of 2021 Induction Ceremony? icon

January 21, 2022.

Will I still be able to watch the Induction Ceremony if I’m not on site? icon

We are currently working with our broadcast partner, NBC, to determine the best way for fans to be able to tune in for the Class of 2021 Induction Ceremony.

When will tickets be available for members? icon

Members will have the opportunity to purchase tickets for Induction Weekend events, Including the Induction Dinner and Induction Ceremony, beginning on September 10.

When will tickets be available for the General Public? icon

General admission tickets for all Induction Weekend events, including the Induction Dinner and Induction Ceremony, will go on sale Thursday, October 7, 2021 at 10 a.m.

How many tickets can I buy for the Induction Dinner and Induction Ceremony? icon

There is no quantity limit.

How much do Induction Ceremony tickets cost? icon

Pricing options for Induction Ceremony tickets start at $150.

What will seating be like with the new Induction Ceremony format? icon

A combination of table seating and theater-style seating.

Induction Dinner tickets include table seating and access to both the Dinner and Ceremony portions of the Class of 2021 Induction event. Induction Ceremony tickets include admission to the Ceremony portion of the Induction event, with a special timed entry and theater seating.

How can I ensure I have tickets to the Induction Ceremony? icon

A limited tickets will be made available to the general public on Thursday, October 7 following an exclusive member presale window. The only way to guarantee tickets to the Induction Ceremony is by becoming a NASCAR Hall of Fame Pioneer- or Champions Club-level member.

More information about NASCAR Hall of Fame membership can be found here.

What membership levels include Induction tickets? icon

The Pioneer membership level includes admission for two to both the Induction Dinner and Induction Ceremony. The Champions Club membership level includes admission for two to the Induction Ceremony.

Does my ticket to the Induction Ceremony include the Dinner? icon

No. The Induction Ceremony and Induction Dinner are two separate events with different ticket options. For access to both, purchase a table seating ticket to the Induction Dinner and Induction Ceremony.

What other events are planned for Induction Weekend? icon

In addition to the Induction Dinner and Induction Ceremony, the NASCAR Hall of Fame will have three days of special events and programming for fans, family and friends to enjoy, including behind-the-scenes tours and limited-capacity opportunities with Hall of Famers. More information about additional weekend events will be announced soon.

Are there any scheduled autograph sessions? icon

To ensure the safety of our honorees, guests and employees there are no autograph sessions scheduled at this time. The NASCAR Hall of Fame team will be monitoring health and safety guidelines as Induction weekend approaches, and additional events may be added to the schedule accordingly.

Will there be a Class of 2022? icon

Details related to the next Class of Inductees to the NASCAR Hall of Fame are under development. That information will be shared as soon as it is finalized.

When will the next Class be nominated? icon

Details related to the next Class of Inductees to the NASCAR Hall of Fame are under development. That information will be shared as soon as it is finalized.

Will there be Driver Dinner Packages? icon

No Driver Dinner Packages will be offered this year due to COVID-19.