Monday, September 29, 2014

Travel Tips: Kansas Speedway – Oct. 3-5, 2014

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The fourth race in the 2014 Chase for the Sprint Cup is this weekend’s Hollywood Casino 400 at Kansas Speedway in Kansas City, Kansas, with action taking place Friday through Sunday, Oct. 3-5. Also on the race card for the weekend: the Nationwide Series and the ARCA Racing Series.
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There will be two concerts at the Kansas Speedway this weekend. Following the ARCA race on Friday night, Drowning Pool will perform in the Turn One grandstand area outside of the Hospitality Village; the concert is included with Friday’s $9.89 ticket. On Sunday at 11:15 a.m. CT, Joe Nichols will perform a pre-race concert on the infield tri-oval; the concert is included with Sunday admission.

Key on-track times:

Friday, Oct. 3 –
  • ARCA Racing Series practice – 9 a.m. CT
  • Nationwide Series practice – 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. CT
  • Sprint Cup Series practice – noon CT
  • ARCA Racing Series qualifying – 1:35 p.m. CT
  • Sprint Cup Series qualifying – 4:45 p.m. CT
  • ARCA Racing Series ARCA 98.9 – 7:47 p.m. CT

Saturday, Oct. 4 –
  • Sprint Cup Series practice – 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. CT
  • Nationwide Series qualifying – 11:15 a.m. CT
  • Nationwide Series Kansas Lottery 300 – 2:46 p.m. CT

Sunday, Oct. 5 –
  • Sprint Cup Series Hollywood Casino 400 – 1:16 p.m. CT

Click here for the Kansas Speedway Guest Guide.

Find out more about the race and purchase tickets at


  1. Evening activities away from the track - American Royal BBQ, Kansas City Power & Light district, World of Fun.