Richmond Raceway, Richmond
Richmond Raceway is America’s Premier Short Track annually hosting two NASCAR race weekends, featuring the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series and NASCAR Xfinity Series, on a ¾-mile D-shaped oval. Richmond Raceway is a regional leader for events including sports, live music and consumer trade shows. The Richmond Raceway Complex’s 1,000 plus acre multipurpose facility hosts more than 200 live events annually including concerts with top national recording artists at Virginia Credit Union LIVE! To learn more, visit richmondraceway.com, richmondracewaycomplex.com, or vaculive.com.Use our Richmond day trip planning app to add Richmond Raceway and other attractions to your Richmond vacation plans.
Richmond Raceway Reviews
I've been coming to Richmond Raceway with friends for spring and fall races for 14 years. The racing at Richmond is usually good but the fan amenities have really gone downhill especially at the sprin... more »
Despite its name, the track itself is actually located in the Virginia county of Henrico, but it is very close to the Richmond city limits. The Strawberry Hill complex used to be owned by the Atlantic... more »
Great raceway with old Nascar charm to it. Still has the original grandstands and the race action is easy to follow with a great view in every seat. Plenty of places to eat. Parking is limited but there is many local business's and residences that are willing to offer their land for your vehicle. Easy access to and from the major highways.
After all the improvements and changes they have made for the fan experience, it's shame that they can't sell more tickets. I don't know what caused the disconnect between the track and the public because it is a beautiful facility that offers guests every opportunity to experience all aspects of the event. I guess it is either still too much money for a ticket or dwindling interest in the sport or both.
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