Travel To Nascar's Darlington Raceway In Your Truck

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Darlington Raceway is part of our Nascar blog series. You can use these blogs to attend any of this years Nascar Races in your tractor trailer. We've provided the travel information we've gathered from each track including details on parking, directions and ticket info. Darlington Raceway has a two day event that includes races for the Nascar Xfinity Series and Sprint Cup Series. Parking is for Bobtail's Only! Further parking instructions and directions below.

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There are 10 Truck Stops within 25 miles of the theme park that you may be able to drop your trailer at so that you can Bobtail to the park or leave it all at the truck stop and consider a Taxi or Rideshare service... (and now you can enjoy a beer at the theme park).

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FOR TICKET INFO
Please Call 843-395-8900 or visit www.darlingtonraceway.com

Ticket prices start at $40
Address: 1301 Harry Byrd Hwy, Darlington, SC 29532

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NEARBY TRUCK STOPS: Below we have suggestions on where you may be able to drop your trailer if necessary.

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  1. TA Florence I-95 / Hwy 52 Exit 164 Florence SC 4 Miles SE
  2. Pilot Travel Center I-95 / Hwy 52 Exit 164 Florence SC 5 Miles SE
  3. Petro Stopping Center I-95 Exit 169 Florence SC 8 Miles E
  4. Pilot Travel Center I-95 Exit 170 Florence SC 9 Miles E
  5. Florence Travel Center I-95 Exit 150 Timmonsville SC 16 Miles S
  6. Flying J I-95 Exit 181A Latta SC 19 Miles E
  7. Wilco Travel Plaza #938 I-95 Exit 181 Latta SC 19 Miles E
  8. Hot Spot 4641 West Hwy 76 Marion SC 19 Miles E
  9. Interstate Shell I-20 Exit 116 Bishopville SC 25 Miles W
  10. Wilco Travel Plaza #935 I-20 Exit 116 Bishopville SC 25 Miles W

Thursday, April 10, 2014

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 3, 2015

4:00 PM | 11th Annual Race Fest | Florence Civic Center
7:00 PM | 11th Annual Darlington Car Hauler Parade

For more information on the 11th Annual Darlington Car Hauler Parade and Race Fest, please visit www.darlingtonhaulerparade.com.

 

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FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 4, 2015
10:45 AM | Gates Open To The Public
11:00 AM – 12:55 PM | NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Practice
1:00 PM – 1:55 PM | NASCAR XFINITY Series Practice
3:00 PM – 4:25 PM | NASCAR XFINITY Series Final Practice
4:30 PM – 6:25 PM | NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Final Practice

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 5, 2015
10:00 AM | Budweiser Tailgate Zone Opens
(Located outside Turn 2 – Corner of Racetrack Rd and Highway 151)
10:00 AM – 2:00 PM | Music In The Budweiser Tailgate Zone – Featuring Club Bullies
11:15 AM | Gates Open To The Public
11:45 AM | NASCAR XFINITY Series Qualifying
1:45 PM | NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Qualifying
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM | Matt Stillwell Concert In The Budweiser Tailgate Zone
3:00 PM | NASCAR XFINITY Series Driver Introductions
3:30 PM | VFW Sport Clips Help A Hero 200 | 147 Laps | 200.8 Miles
TV – NBC | Radio – MRN/SIRIUS XM
7:15 PM | Bojangles’ Southern 500 Parade | Starts In Front Of City Hall

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 2015
10:00 AM |  Budweiser Tailgate Zone Opens
(Located outside Turn 2 – Corner of Racetrack Rd and Highway 151)
10:00 AM – 2:00 PM | Music In The Budweiser Tailgate Zone – Featuring Club Bullies
2:00 PM | Gates Open The Public
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM | Radio Romance Concert In The Budweiser Tailgate Zone
3:30 PM – 4:45 PM | Matt Stillwell Concert In The Budweiser Tailgate Zone
5:25 PM – 6:20 PM | Grand Funk Railroad Pre-Race Concert Presented By Coke
6:25 PM | NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Driver Introductions
7:00 PM | Bojangles’ Southern 500® | 367 Laps | 501.3 Miles

TV – NBC | Radio – MRN/SIRIUS XM

Directions and Parking Information
Courtesy of http://www.darlingtonraceway.com/Plan-Your-Visit/Getting-There.aspx
Parking is for bobtail trucks only. The Daily Oversize Vehicle Parking Lot is located at Gate 40 Off Route 151. Parking is FREE for the day. If you need to stay overnight, the fee is $75 for the weekend. 
From I-95: Take Hwy 52 to Darlington
From I-20: Take 401 East to Darlington
The Track is on Hwy 151-34, two miles west of Darlington.
Click Here for Inbound and Outbound Traffic Maps.

Danielle Roberts

Danielle Roberts is the major contributing author to 365Trucking.com. Danielle has been a professional driver for over eight years and strives to show the positive side to trucking. Danielle is also a volunteer at OperationRoger.com a group of truckers providing pet transport to pets in need.