O'Reilly Auto Parts Now the Official Auto Parts Retailer of Auto Club Speedway
Beat the traffic and get here early to the O’Reilly Auto Parts Fan Zone
FONTANA, Calif. (March 14, 2014) – Auto Club Speedway officials and O’Reilly Auto Parts announced today a new partnership making O’Reilly Auto Parts the Official Auto Parts Retailer of Auto Club Speedway. As part of the multi-year agreement, O’Reilly Auto Parts also becomes the naming rights partner of the fan zone -- O’Reilly Auto Parts Fan Zone.
Fans should plan on getting to the Speedway early to beat the traffic and experience everything that the O’Reilly Auto Parts Fan Zone has to offer including all the amenities fans have grown to love, auto manufacturer displays, NASCAR driver merchandise haulers, live musical performances on the state-of-the-art entertainment stage, countless food options, Metal Mulisha freestyle motocross exhibitions, interactive displays/exhibits and more! Other O’Reilly Auto Parts Fan Zone highlights include:
Live Musical Acts: Multi-Grammy nominated, award winning, American singer-songwriter and actor Billy Ray Cyrus will get race day started in country/rock style on the O’Reilly Auto Parts Fan Zone main stage on Sunday, March 23 when he performs a pre-race concert beginning at 10 a.m.
Hangar 24 Beer Garden: Hangar 24 Craft Brewery, from nearby Redlands, Calif., is setting up the Hangar 24 Beer Garden in the O’Reilly Auto Parts Fan Zone. Founded on a true passion for good beer, the absolute love of flying and the pure enjoyment of being around great friends, makes the Hangar 24 Beer Garden the place to enjoy locally produced craft beer.
Lefty’s Fun Zone: Located just west of APEX in the O’Reilly Auto Parts Fan Zone, Lefty’s Fun Zone will keep kids busy all weekend long with bubble rollers, face painting, Pinewood Derby, yo-yo demonstrations from World Champion Paul Yath, photo ops with Lefty, Math and Sciences displays, Lefty’s Pit Stop Scavenger Hunt and more. Capping off a weekend of fun in the Fun Zone is Story Time with NASCAR drivers Justin Allgaier on Saturday, March 22 at 11:15 a.m. and Marcos Ambrose on Sunday, March 23 at 8:45 a.m.
Viva La Fiesta: The Lucha Libre wrestling show is back by popular demand. With its high flying moves and gravity defying antics, it’s sure to entertain race fans. And as always you’ll enjoy authentic Mexican food, live mariachi musical performances, free giveaways at sponsor displays and interactive games at vendor booths at Viva La Fiesta…this is the party you don’t want to miss!
In addition to top-notch live entertainment, fans experiencing Auto Club Speedway can also take advantage of free parking, bring in their own food, or partake in the unbelievable menu items on site as well as other cost-savings opportunities while enjoying a full day of entertainment and fun at a fantastic family value. For more information, a complete race weekend schedule or to purchase tickets call 800-944-RACE (7223) or visit www.autoclubspeedway.com.
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About Auto Club Speedway: Located 50 miles east of Los Angeles in Fontana, California, Auto Club Speedway is California’s premier motorsports facility, hosting over 320 days of track activity each year including the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Auto Club 400 weekend in March and the MAVTV 500 INDYCAR World Championships Finale weekend in August. The two-mile D-shaped oval is one of the fastest tracks on the INDYCAR and NASCAR circuits. The Speedway is also home to numerous movies, television and commercial productions, photo shoots, new car testing, club racing and a variety of racing schools. For more information on events at Auto Club Speedway call 1-800-944-RACE (7223) or visit www.autoclubspeedway.com. For more information on event lodging, visit the Hilton Garden Inn, Fontana, the official hotel partner of Auto Club Speedway.