Hank Williams Jr. Headlines Bristol Motor Speedway pre-Race Show
August 14, 2013, NASCAR.com
BRISTOL, TENN. (Tuesday, August 13, 2013) – Intensity tends to get turned up a notch when all the rowdy friends show up at Bristol Motor Speedway in August, and it is just got a little rowdier.
Guests at the Last Great Colosseum do not have to wait for the green flag to drop on the IRWIN Tools Night Race for rollicking good time; August 24 the tone is set early with powerhouse performer Hank Williams, Jr., rocking the pre-race concert presented by the NRA.
“Hank Williams Jr. is an icon in both music and Southern culture,” said BMS General Manager Jerry Caldwell. “Featuring a legendary artist of this caliber makes perfect sense when you consider that a similar description is appropriate for Bristol Motor Speedway – a one-of-a-kind facility immersed in the history of motorsports but always looking for new ways to enhance the experience both on and off the track.”
With an array of familiar hits, the Grammy-award winning artist is primed to excite the crowd before one of NASCAR’s most-anticipated events.
“Tennessee is home and NASCAR fans are my fans!, says Hank Williams Jr. “This show is going to be a fun one. As a supporter of the NRA, I am proud to be performing on their stage and showing Bristol Motor Speedway fans how Bocephus boogie-woogies.”
Guests wanting a front row seat to Williams’s pre-race performance can purchase a Pre-Race Super Pass for just $80 with a portion of the proceeds benefitting the Bristol Chapter of Speedway Children’s Charities. Providing unparalleled access to Bristol’s renowned pre-race events, the pass puts fans front-and-center at the NRA stage for Hank Jr.’s show as well as the track’s acclaimed driver introductions.
For more information on pre-race SuperPass or to purchase, call (855) 580-5525 or visit www.bristoltix.com.
Tickets options are also still available for the August race weekend, with single day tickets starting at just $75 or $99 for weekend packages, but pricing increases at 12:01 a.m. Sunday, August 18 so call or visit www.bristoltix.com today and reserve your seat for the 2013 Bristol battle.