DRIVERS, DOMINICK CRUZ APPEARANCES
PHOENIX — Fans attending the AdvoCare 500 race weekend at Phoenix International Raceway will be treated to hearing from some of NASCAR’s top drivers prior to the action on the track Saturday and Sunday, November 10-11. A special guest appearance will also be made by UFC® Bantamweight Champion and Tucson, Arizona native Dominick Cruz.
Drivers will appear at various hospitality areas to talk about the weekend’s race action, their predictions for the end of the NASCAR season and discuss their own personal stories. Cruz will discuss his career and his passion for NASCAR.
Following is a list of guest appearances scheduled throughout race weekend:
|Saturday, November 10||Driver/Entertainer||Location|
|9:45 am||Elliott Sadler||Budweiser ROLL-BAR|
|10:00 am||Justin Allgaier||Budweiser ROLL-BAR|
|11:00 am||Aric Almirola||Octane|
|11:15 am||Chase Elliott & Kyle Larson||Budweiser ROLL-BAR|
|11:15 am||Dylan Kwasniewski & Corey Lajoie||Octane|
|11:30 am||Michael McDowell||Turn 4 Wine Trackside Club|
|11:45 am||Paulie Harraka||Turn 4 Wine Trackside Club|
|Sunday, November 11||Driver/Entertainer||Location|
|9:30 am||Dave Blaney||Budweiser ROLL-BAR|
|9:45 am||Michael McDowell||Budweiser ROLL-BAR|
|9:45 am||Mark Martin||Turn 4 Wine Trackside Club|
|9:45 am||Sam Hornish Jr.||Octane|
|10:00 am||Kevin Harvick||Budweiser ROLL-BAR|
|10:00 am||Kurt Busch||Octane|
|10:10 am||Rick Stenhouse Jr.||Turn 4 Wine Trackside Club|
|10:15 am||Paulie Harraka||Budweiser ROLL-BAR|
|10:30 am||Dominick Cruz||Budweiser ROLL-BAR|
Appearances are subject to change and fans are recommended to check for updates by visiting www.PhoenixRaceway.com, the official site of Phoenix International Raceway.
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