Pole day
March 24, 2017
Watch as your favorite NASCAR drivers battle it out for the pole in three group knockout qualifying rounds.
March 25
Join us for the 20th Anniversary Reunion as NASCAR's up-and-coming drivers battle it on the track in the Service King 300 March 25, 2017.
March 26
Celebrate Auto Club Speedway's 20th Anniversary at the Auto Club 400 on March 26, 2017.

Schedule


Friday, March 24
9:20 AM - 10:45 AM
Walk of Fame Induction - Jimmie Johnson
10:30 AM - 11:55 AM
MENCS Practice
12:00 PM - 12:55 PM
NXS Practice
2:00 PM - 2:55 PM
NXS Practice
4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
NXS Driver Autograph Session at the Fan Zone Main Stage
4:05 PM
5.11 Tactical Pole Day MENCS Qualifying (Multi-vehicle/three rounds)

Saturday, March 25
6:00 AM
Parking Lots Open
8:00 AM
O'Reilly Auto Parts Fan Zone Gates Open
8:30 AM - 9:20 AM
MENCS Practice
9:30 AM
NXS Qualifying (Two rounds)
9:30 AM
Los Babosas Performance on Fan Zone Main Stage
9:30 AM
Mariachi Los Reyes Performance on Viva La Fiesta Stage
11:00 AM
Karen Waldrup Performance on Fan Zone Main Stage
11:30 AM - 12:20 PM
MENCS Practice
12:30 PM
NXS Driver Introductions
1:00 PM
Service King 300 Race (150 laps, 300 miles)
4:00 PM
Los Lobos Post-Race Concert (Immediately following the NXS 300)

Sunday, March 26
5:00 AM
Parking Lots Open
7:00 AM
O'Reilly Auto Parts Fan Zone Gates Open
7:15 AM
Sunrise Service Featuring Jamie Grace on Fan Zone Main Stage
8:30 AM
Queen Nation Performance on Fan Zone Main Stage
9:30 AM
Mariachi Los Reyes Performance on Viva La Fiesta Stage
9:40 AM
Legends Q&A on Fan Zone Main Stage
10:00 AM
Spin Doctors Performance on Fan Zone Main Stage
11:00 AM
Smash Mouth Performance on Fan Zone Main Stage
11:50 AM
MENCS Driver Introductions
12:30 PM
Auto Club 400 MENCS Race (200 laps, 400 miles)

Maps & Seating Chart

Plan Your Experience

Camping Info

INFIELD CAMPING INFORMATION
  
The Infield Camping area inside of the track is designated RV weekend camping. Wristband admissions are required for infield entry. Children 12 years old and under do not require admission. 

Want to join the thousands of fans in the infield? Call Auto Club Speedway to reserve your site today - (800) 944-7223.  Click here for pricing info.  

NASCAR Weekend Infield Access Hours: 
Infield Admissions entry will be allowed beginning Thursday morning of race week at the crossover (Gate 54) on the back straight. Line-up will be staged inside Gate 3 beginning that morning at 7:00 a.m. Infield load-in will begin at 9:00am.  If entering during track activity RVs must enter through Gate 3 and go through the security check point in Lot 8 before entering the infield through the tunnel.   

LOAD-IN: Thursday, March 23
     Staging in the Purple lots will begin at 7:00am
     Gate 54 crossover will open at 9am

Overnight Load-In & Wristband Sales
Thursday, March 23 – Gate 54 will be open throughout the night
Friday, March 24 and Saturday, March 25 – Gate 54 will be closed 10pm – 6am 
Pedestrians with wristbands will be allowed to go thru crossover 24 hrs

Infield Vehicles are NOT allowed to exit and re-enter the infield. 
The first opportunity for infield vehicles to exit the infield will be Sunday night, approximately one hour after the conclusion of the race. Guests that need to leave prior to the end of Sunday's race can exit through the tunnel and will be required to relinquish their pass. Entry will be determined by Auto Club Speedway officials based on traffic or track activities.

PERIMETER PARKING ACCESS 
Additional Vehicles - Infield guests can leave additional or tow vehicles in perimeter parking of Purple Lot 4. Vehicles parked overnight in any other lot during race weekends will be towed at owner's expense.  Vehicles entering on Sunday must have a colored parking lot pass to park on site. 

 

Click here for Infield Camping Information and Rules  

OFFSITE CAMPING INFORMATION

Make Auto Club Speedway your home away from home during race weekend. Camping for NASCAR is available and it's in our own backyard. 

Add a camping site to your account for just $125 for the weekend!*

TO RESERVE YOUR SITE CALL (800) 944-RACE (7223)

*Price goes up to $150 at the gate.

NASCAR Weekend - Offsite Camping Area Info: 
Offsite Camping Area Admissions entry will be allowed beginning Thursday morning of race week at the crossover (Gate 54) on the back straight. Line-up will be staged inside Gate 3 beginning that morning at 7:00 a.m. Infield load-in will begin at 9:00 a.m. If entering during track activity, RVs must enter through Gate 3 and go through the security check point in Lot 4 before entering the infield through the tunnel.