NASCAR Driver Appearances
Wednesday, March 6
Brendan Gaughan autograph session at South Point Hotel & Casino, 5-6 p.m.
Thursday, March 7
Mark Martin, Carl Edwards, Greg Biffle, Casey Mears – Q&A session in the Neon Garage at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Admission is free. Starts at 3:45 p.m.
Sirius/XM NASCAR Radio live broadcast: Dialed In with Claire B. Lang at The Pub at the Monte Carlo Hotel & Casino (4-7 p.m.) Co-hosted by Michael Waltrip from 5-6 p.m., David Stremme at 6 p.m. and Martin Truex Jr. at 6:30 p.m.
Aric Almirola autograph session at Smith’s, 2255 E. Centennial Pkwy., North Las Vegas – 5:15-7 p.m.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. and NASCAR Nationwide Series drivers Alex Bowman and Jason White will appear at the Speedway Children’s Charities NASCAR Driver Auction at Sam’s Town Live! inside Sam’s Town Hotel & Gambling Hall. Doors open at 5 p.m. Admission is free.
Kyle Busch – M&M’s World Las Vegas – 6-8 p.m. Check with store for details on wristbands.
Michael Waltrip autograph session at The Pub at the Monte Carlo Hotel & Casino – 6-6:30 p.m.
Friday March 8
Motorsports artist Sam Bass – Q&A with Miss Sprint Cup and autograph session at Sprint Unlimited Experience (at the track), beginning at 11:30 a.m.
Matt Kenseth, hosted by FOX Sports’ Chris Myers. Sam’s Town Live! inside Sam’s Town Hotel & Gambling Hall. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., driver appearance at 6:30 p.m. Admission is free.
Team owner Richard Childress, drivers Austin Dillon and Ty Dillon (Childress’ grandsons) at Optica in the Venetian Hotel & Casino – 6-7 p.m.
Kasey Kahne, hosted by FOX Sports’ Jeff Hammond. Mardi Gras Ballroom at the Orleans Hotel & Casino. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., driver appearance is at 7:30 p.m. Admission is free.
Michael McDowell and Blake Koch at The Pub at the Monte Carlo Hotel & Casino. Autograph session from 7-8 p.m.
Jeffrey Earnhardt, Alex Bowman, ESPN motorsports reporters Dr. Jerry Punch, Allen Bestwick, Vince Welch, Shannon Spake and Dave Burns – Autograph session at Riviera Hotel & Casino, 7-8 p.m.
Tony Stewart and Ryan Newman – Tony Stewart Foundation poker tournament at the MGM Grand Hotel & Casino. Starts at 7:30 p.m. Interested players must register in person at the MGM Grand Poker Room. Registration begins at 6 p.m. on Friday. For more information: (702) 891-7434. Buy-in is $100.
Bobby Labonte autograph session at The Pub at the Monte Carlo Hotel & Casino from 8-9 p.m.
Saturday, March 9
Travis Pastrana – Q&A with Miss Sprint Cup at the Sprint Unlimited Experience (at the speedway) at 9 a.m.
Sam Hornish Jr. – No. 22 Shell-Pennzoil merchandise trailer at the speedway from 9:10-9:40 a.m.
Austin Dillon, Jeffrey Earnhardt, David Ragan, David Gilliland, Josh Wise and motorsports artist Sam Bass – Autograph session at the Riviera Hotel & Casino, 7-8 p.m.
Tony Stewart and Danica Patrick – Lobby of the MGM Grand Hotel & Casino at 7 p.m. MGM Grand will distribute 50 wristbands beginning at noon on Saturday at the show car in the lobby for the opportunity to take a photo with Tony and Danica. Guests who have a wristband will receive an autographed Coca-Cola and Coke Zero bottle signed by Tony and Danica (no outside items). There also will be a 10-min. Q&A session, open to the public, beginning at 7 p.m., but you must have a wristband in order to get a photo.
Sunday, March 10
Ricky Stenhouse Jr. – Q&A with Miss Sprint Cup at the Sprint Unlimited Experience (at the speedway) at 8:35 a.m.
NASCAR Weekend at LVMS begins on Thursday with a free-to-the-public NASCAR Sprint Cup Series practice session. Racing at the superspeedway begins on Friday with Stratosphere Pole Day. The NASCAR Nationwide Series takes center stage on Saturday with the annual Sam’s Town 300 at 1:15 p.m. The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Kobalt Tools 400 is scheduled to start at noon on Sunday.
Tickets for NASCAR Weekend are on sale at www.lvms.com or by calling (800) 644-4444. Neon Garage passes, Lucky 7 preferred parking and driver introduction passes also are available.
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Updated: March 6, 10 a.m. (Pacific)
Please note: All driver appearances are subject to change.