Plan Ahead: Big Machine Vodka 400 at the Brickyard

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EVENT SCHEDULE
Monday, September 10, 2018
Public Gates Open:
9:00 AM
NASCAR Driver Brick Walk:
9:10 AM
Driver Introductions:
9:30 AM
Drivers Start Your Engines:
9:54 AM
Lilly Diabetes 250:
10:05 AM
National Anthem:
1:41 PM
Drivers Start Your Engines:
1:48 PM
Big Machine Vodka 400 at the Brickyard:
2:00 PM
Wednesday, September 5, 2018
Public Gates Open:
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Hot Lap Sessions:
5:00 PM
Heat Races:
7:15 PM
Pursuit Race:
9:00 PM
Thursday, September 6, 2018
Public Gates Open:
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Hot Lap Sessions:
5:00 PM
Qualifying Races:
6:00 PM
Main Features:
7:45 PM
BC39 Feature:
9:30 PM
Friday, September 7, 2018
Public Gates Open:
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Brickyard 400 Midway:
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
NASCAR XFINITY Series Practice 1:
1:05 PM - 1:55 PM
NASCAR XFINITY Series Practice 2:
3:05 PM - 3:55 PM
NASCAR Hauler Parade:
4:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Saturday, September 8, 2018
Public Gates Open:
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Brickyard 400 Midway:
8:00 AM - 3:19 PM
NASCAR Cup Series Autograph Session:
9:15 AM
NASCAR XFINITY Series Autograph Session:
10:00 AM
FGL Fest:
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
2018 Lilly Diabetes 250:
3:19 PM
Saturday, September 8, 2018
Concert Gates Open:
2:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Stephanie Quayle:
3:05 PM
Jillian Jacqueline:
3:35 PM
Mason Ramsey:
4:10 PM
Riley Green:
4:45 PM
Rae Lynn:
5:45 PM
Nelly:
6:45 PM
Cole Swindell:
8:00 PM
Florida Georgia Line:
9:30 PM
Sunday, September 9, 2018
Public Gates Open:
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Brickyard 400 Midway:
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Track Walk:
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Driver Brick Walk:
11:55 AM - 12:15 PM
Driver Introductions:
12:15 PM
National Anthem:
12:47 PM
Drivers Start Your Engines:
12:54 PM
2018 Big Machine Brickyard 400:
1:00 PM
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