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What is the GPS track location?
Wythe Raceway, 164 Race Track Rd, Rural Retreat, VA 24368

What Time Do The Races Start And End?
Grandstand gates open at 5pm for most races. Hot laps/qualifying around 7 with races at 8. Pits open at 4 pm. Start times may change due to weather conditions.

What type of restrooms are available?
We have the cleanest restrooms of any track located behind the grandstands.

Where Can I Purchase Tickets?
At grandstand ticket booth. General admission $10.00; Senior 60+$8.00; Youth 11-15 $5.00; Child 6-10 $2.00. Under 6 Free.

What is pit admission?
$25.00. Special events $30.00 or $35.00

Is there an age limit in pits?
12 is minimum age. Must have notarized release signed by both parents.

Is Camping Available?
Yes but no hookups.

What Types Of Food Do You Sell At The Track?
Fried Bologna. Hamburgers, Hotdogs, Pizza, BBQ, Corndogs, Popcorn, French Fries and different specialty sandwiches on some nights.

What Accommodations Do You Have For Handicap?
Handicapped parking area. Wheel chair area for spectators. Bathrooms are handicapped accessible.

What Are The Track Seating Options?
Bleachers, terrace areas for lawn chairs. Lawn chairs not permitted in grandstand. Some track side reserve parking.

Should I Bring Anything Specific?
Always bring a coat, elevation is near 3,000 feet and it does get chilly at night even though the racing action is hot.

What Items Are Not Allowed At The Track?
Pets, glass containers and alcoholic beverages.

Is there a no smoking area in the grandstands?
Yes, in the front section on the turn 4 side of the grandstands.

Is there anything available for kids to do other than watch the races?
We have an arcade for kids with numerous games. Plus novelty items for kids. Also a line of souvenirs, T-shirts, hoodies and jackets.

Do you broadcast the announcer on FM station?
Yes bring you FM headset to listen to the announcer. Also you use a scanner to listen to race director inform drivers of cautions, lineups, restarts, etc. Frequency will be listed on program.

Are motels nearby?
Yes over 2500 rooms available in Wytheville, VA at I-81 & 1-77 junction.

How do I know if races are rained out?
Sign up on RAINED OUT.com for free notification on you mobile phone.