Experience Watkins Glen International like you have never before – Drive The Glen! Find out what it feels like to drive this storied road course while piloting your personal vehicle [sorry, no motorcycles] around the 3.4-mile Grand Prix circuit behind a paced vehicle.
After two laps, your guide will stop at the Start/Finish Line, so you can take your picture!
Purchase your Drive The Glen pass for $25 per vehicle at The Shop [2 North Franklin Street, Watkins Glen, NY] or at Gate 2 [Main Track Entrance].
For more information, please call 607.535.2338.
Drive The Glen begins at Noon and 5 p.m. from April 24 - July 22.
May 9 [Evening] / May 22-24 [Noon]
June 20 [Evening] / June 23-30
July 3–5 / July 10-12 /
July 23 - End of the year due to track repave.
Dates subject to change without notice
Watkins Glen International requires your compliance with the following rules when participating in a Drive The Glen.
- Staging begins at 11:30 a.m. [for Noon] and 4:30 p.m. [for 5 p.m.] at Gate 2
- Laps begin at Noon and 5 p.m.
- Do NOT exceed 55 mph
- Do not pass another vehicle, especially the pace vehicle!
- Turn on your headlights and wear your seatbelts at all times
- Please sign the release waiver upon arrival to Watkins Glen International
- Must be 18 years or older to drive
- Sorry, NO motorcycles