LONG POND, Pa. (June 9, 2017) – Pocono Raceway will host a FanFest on Friday, July 28 featuring nine Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series drivers.
The FanFest will run from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. with the Infield Block Party to follow at Pocono Raceway to kick-off the Pennsylvania 400 weekend.
Pocono Raceway will reveal the complete list of drivers over the coming weeks including the event entertainment and planned festivities each driver will be involved in.
Six drivers are confirmed for the FanFest.
Daniel Suarez and Pocono Raceway President & CEO Brandon Igdalsky officially announced the FanFest during a press conference. Ricky Stenhouse Jr., Michael MdDowell, Kyle Larson and Landon Cassill will join Suarez and Dale Earnhardt Jr. for the fan-focused event.
Pocono Raceway FanFest Driver Lineup
Joe Gibbs Racing’s Daniel Suarez
Hendrick Motorsports’ Dale Earnhardt Jr.
Leavine Family Racing’s Michael McDowell
Chip Ganassi Racing’s Kyle Larson
Roush Fenway Racing’s Ricky Stenhouse Jr.
Front Row Motorsports’ Landon Cassill
With qualifying and the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Pennsylvania 400 all on Sunday, July 30, Pocono Raceway added a FanFest to a weekend full of fun activities.
The FanFest is free for all who have purchased Friday tickets and Sunday Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series tickets for Sunday’s Pennsylvania 400. Those who have purchased tickets to the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Pocono Mountains 150 can enter for just $10 a car load. The event is open to the public and admission is just $20 per vehicle. Please be sure to have your tickets with you to access the FanFest at no charge.
A complimentary grandstand shuttle will be provided for those who have purchased Friday tickets. All other guests are asked to enter through the Tunnel on Long Pond Road for access to the FanFest beginning at 4:30 p.m.
Pocono Raceway will host seven national motorsports events during the 2017 racing season, including a NASCAR XFINITY Series race on June 10. The Axalta Presents Pocono 400 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series (MENCS) race is set for June 11, the Pennsylvania 400 MENCS race on July 30 and the ABC Supply 500 Verizon IndyCar Series race on August 20. The Pocono Mountains 150 NASCAR Camping World Truck race is scheduled for July 29 and two ARCA Series Presented by Menards races with General Tire #AnywhereIsPossible 200 on June 9 and the ARCA Racing Series 150 on July 28 offered as well.
Tickets for all races are now on sale at poconoraceway.com or by calling 1-800-RACEWAY.