Infield Camping Sold Out for NASCAR Race Weekend at Watkins Glen International


General admission and limited grandstand seating still available for fans to see the racing action up close

WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (Aug. 1, 2023) — For the third consecutive year, infield camping for the NASCAR race weekend at Watkins Glen International has completely sold out, as fans from all over the country head to the historic New York track.

This is the earliest date in recent years that the track has sold out infield camping for the Go Bowling at The Glen event weekend.

“Each year, we strive to make unforgettable memories for every guest who steps foot on our property and the team at Watkins Glen International continues to overdeliver in this area. There is so much for our camping fans to do and see while on the historic grounds of WGI,” said Chip Wile, Senior Vice President and Chief Track Properties Officer at NASCAR. “The early camping sellout is a testament to the passion we put towards our guests, creating an environment that brings them back year after year, to enjoy all the excitement of race weekend at The Glen. Fans need to secure their tickets today to ensure they‘re a part of one of NASCAR‘s most exciting weekends on the 2023 schedule.”

Limited grandstand seating and general admission tickets are still available, with pricing starting at $85. Fans can also purchase tickets to the Bog, Sponsored by Red Cat, hospitality area in addition to their race tickets.

The Bog offers a one-of-a-kind experience, with an exciting view of all things NASCAR. Fans who purchase the Bog hospitality add-on package will have access to exclusive driver appearances from NASCAR Cup Series most popular driver Chase Elliott and the back-to-back winner at The Glen, Kyle Larson.

The triple-header NASCAR race weekend at Watkins Glen International begins on Friday, Aug. 18, with the ARCA Menards Series General Tire 100 at The Glen, followed by the NASCAR Xfinity Series Shriners Children‘s 200 at The Glen on Saturday, Aug. 19.

Then, on Sunday, fans can watch drivers in the NASCAR Cup Series compete for the last few spots on the playoff grid in the highly anticipated Go Bowling at The Glen on Aug. 20, the penultimate race of the 2023 regular season.

To purchase race tickets or for more information on the upcoming race weekend and hospitality areas such as the Bog, Sponsored by Red Cat, please visit

About Watkins Glen International

Located within five hours and 300 miles of 25 percent of the U.S. population, Watkins Glen International is the premier road racing facility in North America, four-times voted “Best NASCAR Track” by readers of USA Today. Keep up with The Glen on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. For tickets, camping, and additional information, call 1-866-461-RACE or visit and get all of the latest information by downloading the NASCAR tracks app at

2023 Watkins Glen International Schedule

June 2-4 — SCCA Majors Super Tour

June 8-11 — Historic Sportscar Racing

June 15 — Chemung Canal Trust Summer Concert Series

June 22-25 — IMSA Sahlen‘s Six Hours of The Glen

July 6-9 — Cayuga Health Finger Lakes Wine Festival

July 11 — Chemung Canal Trust Summer Concert Series

August 4 — Chemung Canal Trust Summer Concert Series

August 9 — Chemung Canal Trust Summer Concert Series

August 16-20 — NASCAR Go Bowling at The Glen

September 7-10 — Hilliard U.S. Vintage Grand Prix

2023 Watkins Glen International NASCAR Weekend Schedule

August 18 — General Tire 100 at The Glen — ARCA Menards Series Race

August 19 — Shriners Children‘s 200 at The Glen — NASCAR Xfinity Series Race

August 20 — Go Bowling at The Glen — NASCAR Cup Series Race

About NASCAR  

Celebrating its 75th Anniversary in 2023, the National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR) is the sanctioning body for the No. 1 form of motorsports in the United States and owner of 16 of the nation‘s major motorsports entertainment facilities. NASCAR sanctions races in three national series (NASCAR Cup Seriesu2122, NASCAR Xfinity Seriesu2122, and NASCAR CRAFTSMAN Truck Seriesu2122), four international series (NASCAR Brasil Sprint Race, NASCAR Mexico Series, NASCAR Pinty‘s Series (Canada), NASCAR Whelen Euro Series), four regional series (ARCA Menards Series, ARCA Menards Series East & West and the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour) and a local grassroots series (NASCAR Advance Auto Parts Weekly Series). The International Motor Sports Associationu2122 (IMSAu00ae) governs the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championshipu2122, the premier U.S. sports car series. NASCAR also owns Motor Racing Network, Racing Electronics, and ONE DAYTONA. Based in Daytona Beach, Florida, with offices in eight cities across North America, NASCAR sanctions more than 1,200 races annually in 12 countries and more than 30 U.S. states. For more information visit and, and follow NASCAR on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Snapchat (‘NASCAR‘).

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