Atlanta’s summers heat up when Thursday Thunder, Atlanta Motor Speedway’s weekly racing takes the green flag. Thursday Thunder, an eight-week series of nine races that hosts Bandolero, Legends and Buzz Car racing is one of the most affordable, exciting family activities in Atlanta. Every Thursday night from June 7 to July 26 a smorgasbord of games, contests, giveaways and hot on-track racing excitement.
Tickets are just $6 for adults and $2 for children 6-11 (children under 6 are free). For more information on racing at Atlanta Motor Speedway, read on …
Friday Night Drags is a heads up, street-style drag racing series on Atlanta Motor Speedway’s eighth-mile pit road. Averaging 225 drag racers and 90 show cars in front of nearly 5,000 fans nightly, Friday Night Drags has become one of the Speedway’s most-popular events with local racing enthusiasts. In addition to the on-track drag racing action, a Show N’ Shine car show also takes place each Friday night. All vehicles are welcome to enter and awards will be given for the top-three finishers in each class.
Friday Night Drags continues into late September. Click here to view the Atlanta Motor Speedway race schedule.