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Complete schedule for Bristol

March 10, 2014, NASCAR.com

Plan your NASCAR weekend with these on-track times for Bristol

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SUNDAY, MARCH 16:

RACE-DAY SCHEDULE
11 a.m.:
Sprint Cup Series Driver & Crew Chief Meeting
11:15 a.m.: Pre-race concert: Colt Ford
11:51:30 p.m.: Intro Miss Sprint Cup: Kim Coon
11:52 p.m.: Intro Miss zMax: Christina Davidson
11:52:30 p.m.: Intro BMS Mascots: Bump and Run
11:53 p.m.: First Tennessee Bank Presentation
11:54 p.m.: "Win a Trip to Rome" Promotion
11:55 p.m.: Official Welcome by: Jerry Caldwell, BMS Executive Vice President & General Manager
11:57 p.m.: Intro: Steve Smith, President/CEO K-VA-T
11:58:30 p.m.: Intro: Miss Food City, Kayla Neikirk
11:59 p.m.: Intro: Ron Bonacci, Vice President of Marketing
12:00 p.m.: Intro Grand Marshals: Coach Frank Beamer of Virginia Tech & Coach Butch Jones of University of Tennessee
12:01 p.m.: Battle at Bristol Video (on Sprint Vision)
12:02 p.m.: Intro Honorary Starter: Blake Leeper
12:03 p.m.: iBelong Tailgater of the Race Texting Promotion
12:07:30 p.m.: David Keith Introduction to Driver Intros (on Sprint Vision)
12:15 p.m.: Driver Introductions
12:30 p.m.: FOX live on air
12:35 p.m.: Intro Medal of Honor Recipients:  Joe Marm & Robert Patterson (MOH graphic on Sprint Vision)
12:37 p.m.: National Guard Enlistment Ceremony
12:40 p.m.: Marine Retirement Ceremony
12:43 p.m.: "God Bless USA" by Lee Greenwood
12:46:45 p.m.: Intro Pledge of Allegiance
12:47 p.m.: Pledge of Allegiance by: MSgt Lutz, USMC
12:47:30 p.m.: Presentation of Colors by: TN Army National Guard
12:47:50 p.m.: Invocation by: Mike Rife, Vansant Church of Christ, Vansant, VA
12:48:15 p.m.: Intro National Anthem
12:48:30 p.m.: National Anthem by: Cheryl LuQuire
12:55 p.m.: "Drivers Start Your Engines" by Coach Frank Beamer of Virginia Tech & Coach Butch Jones of University of Tennessee
1:01 p.m.: Start of the Food City 500 (500 laps, 266.5 miles)

ON TRACK
-- 8:30-11:30 a.m. ET: Mobil 1 12 Hours of Sebring replay, FOX Sports 1
-- 1 p.m. ET: Sprint Cup Series Food City 500 (500 laps, 266.5 miles), FOX at 12:30 p.m. ET (Follow live)

PRESS CONFERENCES
-- 4 p.m. ET (approx.): NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Post Race Press Conference (Watch live)

FRIDAY, MARCH 14:

ON TRACK
-- Noon-1:30 p.m. ET: NASCAR Sprint Cup Series practice, FOX Sports 1
 (Get results)
-- 1:40-2:30 p.m. ET: NASCAR Nationwide Series practice, FOX Sports 1 (Get results)
-- 3-4:25 p.m. ET: NASCAR Nationwide Series final practice, FOX Sports 1
 (Get results)
-- 4:40 p.m. ET: NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Coors Light Pole Qualifying, FOX Sports 1 (Get results)

PRESS CONFERENCES
-- 10:45 a.m. ET: Dale Earnhardt Jr.
-- 11 a.m. ET: Matt Kenseth
-- 11:15 a.m. ET: Jimmie Johnson
-- 11:30 a.m. ET: Kyle Busch
-- 2 p.m. ET: Ryan Newman
-- 5:30 p.m. ET (approx.): NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Post Qualifying Press Conference

GARAGECAM
-- 11:30 a.m. ET: Sprint Cup Series GarageCam presented by Mobil 1
-- 2:30 p.m. ET: Nationwide Series GarageCam presented by Mobil 1

SATURDAY, MARCH 15:

ON TRACK
-- 9-9:50 a.m. ET: NASCAR Sprint Cup Series practice, FOX Sports 1 (Get results)

-- 10:10 a.m. ET: NASCAR Nationwide Series Coors Light Pole qualifying, ESPN2 (Get results)

-- Noon-1 p.m. ET: NASCAR Sprint Cup Series final practice, FOX Sports 2 (Get results)

-- 2 p.m. ET: Nationwide Drive to Stop Diabetes 300 presented by Lilly Diabetes (300 laps, 159.9 miles), ESPN2 at 1:30 (Get results)

-- 4:45 p.m. ET: NASCAR K&N Pro Series East  PittLite 125 (125 laps, 66.63 miles)


PRESS CONFERENCES
-- 11:30 a.m. ET: Sprint Fan Vote Announcement
-- 4 p.m. ET (approx.): NASCAR Nationwide Series Post Race Press Conference
-- 6 p.m. ET (approx.): NASCAR K&N Series East Post Race Press Conference