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May Race Week 2015 Schedule

05/13/2015 at 12:01 | Posted by Phil Harris

It’s being called “10 Days of NASCAR Thunder” and that might be an understatement. May 15-24 is jam-packed with racing, rock & roll, and even some country music.

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It all starts this Friday (5/15) with the Sprint Showdown, the last chance for drivers to qualify for the Sprint All-Star Race the following night. The next weekend is all about one of NASCAR’s premiere events, the Coca-Cola 600, with Circle K and Kangaroo Speed Street presented by Coca-Cola bridging the gap, May 21-23.

Here’s the full schedule of racing action at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord:

Friday, May 15

Sprint Showdown (13 & under free with paying adult), 7:15 PM

Camping World Truck Series NC Education Lottery 200 (13 & under free with paying adult), 8:30 PM

Saturday, May 16

NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race Qualifying, 7:10 PM

NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race (Pre-race concert by Little Big Town), 9:00 PM

(Photo: Brian Cantoni via Wikimedia Commons)

(Photo: Brian Cantoni via Wikimedia Commons)

Thursday, May 21

LiftMaster Pole Night (Coca-Cola 600 qualifying; 13 & under free with paying adult), 7:15 PM

Friday, May 22

Outlaw Showdown (The Dirt Track at Charlotte), 6:00 PM

(Photo: Royalbroil via Wikimedia Commons)

(Photo: Royalbroil via Wikimedia Commons)

Saturday, May 23

NASCAR Xfinity Series Hisense 300 (13 & under free with paying adult), 2:30 PM

Sunday, May 24

Charlotte Motor Speedway Pit Party (appearances by Brad Keslowski, Kyle Larson, Jimmie Johnson, Joey Logano, and Jamie McMurray)

Coca-Cola 600 (Pre-race patriotic salute to armed forces and concert by Rock & Roll Hall of Famers ZZ Top), 6:00 PM

(Photo: Craig O'Neal via Wikimedia Commons)

(Photo: Craig O’Neal via Wikimedia Commons)


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