1. Can-Am 500
If you want to catch some NASCAR Cup Series playoff action, then the Can-Am 500 is an excellent time to catch a race at the Phoenix International Raceway. The race is only one of a handful of road courses in the series as well as pivotal playoff race making it a must-see for NASCAR fans.
2. NASCAR Pre-Race Pit Pass
The NASCAR Pre-Race Pit Pass is a must for any NASCAR fan attending one of the races at the Phoenix International Raceway. The pass is the perfect way to get up close to your favorite drivers and race teams before the race and gives you access to pit road, Victory Lane, and the garage.
3. Driver Introductions
No matter what race you’re attending at the Phoenix International Raceway the driver introductions are a must-see. The driver intros are the perfect time to catch your favorite driver up close, so don’t miss them.
4. Busch Garage
If you’re looking to let loose before the race, then you can’t beat the Busch Garage. This one of a kind sports bar is your nightlife destination at the track, so make sure to stop by for a drink or two during your trip.
5. Pre-Race Concerts and Entertainment
The major races at the Phoenix International Raceway are filled with all kinds of entertainment, so check the schedule and don’t miss any of your favorite acts. There is nothing better than taking in a concert before the race, so make sure to keep on top of the schedule.
6. Desert Diamond West Valley Phoenix Grand Prix
IndyCar fans in the Southwest won’t want to miss the Desert Diamond West Valley Phoenix Grand Prix. The race is the biggest IndyCar race in the Southwest and is one of the oldest races on the circuit dating back to 1915. Don’t miss the Desert Diamond West Valley Phoenix Grand Prix if you love open-wheel racing.
7. Driver and Celebrity Appearances
Don’t miss your chance to get an autograph from your favorite driver or celebrity. Check out the appearance schedule to see where and when your favorite drivers will appear so that you can get an autograph and picture with them.
8. IndyCar Pre-Race Pit and Paddock Pass
The IndyCar Pre-Race Pit Pass gives you access to not only the IndyCar Pit and Paddock but also the USAC Silver Crown Champ Car Series and Vintage Classic Paddocks. If you’re a big fan of open-wheel racing, then you’ll love the IndyCar Pre-Race Pit and Paddock Pass.
9. Camping Word 500
The Camping World 500 is a fantastic early season NASCAR race that any NASCAR fan in the southwest would love to attend. The race is a great place to take in some early season NASCAR action as the weather here is perfect in mid-March. It’s one of the few road courses in the series giving the race a unique feel.
10. Rent a Scanner
Rent a Racing Electronics scanner and listen to your favorite racing team’s strategy. If you’re a big racing fan and want to know everything your favorite team is up to, then renting a scanner is a must.