Welcome to Richmond International Raceway, America’s Premier Short Track since 1946.
We have a lot going on here at “The Action Track”, so to help you navigate some of the changes and policies at RIR, we've compiled a list of answers to frequently asked questions to help fans learn what you can expect on your visit.
What is the race weekend schedule?
What Are Ways That I Can Enhance My Race Day Experience?
What is Track Takeover driven by AAA?
When are driver appearances and autograph sessions during race weekend?
How do we find the best place to sit?
Is smoking allowed at the track?
Is there free parking during race weekend?
Is there a shuttle service from downtown during race weekend?
Unfortunately, there is no longer a shuttle service from downtown. However, we have over 800 acres of free parking on site along with Uber and Lyft drop-off and pick-up locations. We also have a tram service that will take fans around the property for free.
What happens if a race is delayed or rescheduled due to weather?
Where is handicap seating and entry locations?
Handicap seating is available in the Veranda Platform, Dogwood Grandstands, Dogwood Tower, Colonial Platform, and Commonwealth Tower. All grandstand entrances have a ramp or elevator for ADA guests to access their seats. For more ADA information, please click here.
How do we request emergency assistance?
- 804-228-7576 from 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.
- 804-370-3022 from 11:00 p.m. to 8:00 a.m.
Can we bring a cooler into the track?
Can I take a tour of the track?
Yes, tours are available during regular business hours excluding holidays. Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Tours are free, however, we do accept donations to our charity RIR Cares. Due to increased track activity, tours are not available during race weekends.
Is there special pricing for military members, groups, or kids?
We offer special pricing for military members for our NASCAR XFINITY Series races and a military appreciation package for our Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race. For more information, please click here.
Group pricing is available by contacting Justin Johnson at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Richmond offers special kids pricing for our NASCAR XFINITY Series races and Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series races. Kids 12 & younger are FREE in general admission seating areas to NASCAR XFINITY Series races with a ticketed adult and are $25 OFF in every grandstand section for Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series races. For more information on kids pricing and all family friendly activities at Richmond, please click here.