J and I went to both NASCAR Sprint Cup races last year, but won’t be able to make either this year due to other commitments. I’ve been to a few different tracks and the biggest downfall to going to Sprint Cup day is the prices. I’m a ticket holder at Bristol Motor Speedway in Tennessee which is the hardest ticket in sports to get and my tickets are actually cheaper than comparable seats at MIS. Anything they can do to bring expenses down for families is a good thing.
From a Michigan International Speedway press release……
MIS to offer lower concessions pricing in 2009
Americrown adds value meals to updated, repriced menus
BROOKLYN, Mich. (April 21, 2009) — A refreshing beverage at a racetrack shouldn’t soak you. So Michigan International Speedway and Americrown, the racetrack’s food and beverage provider, have rolled back concession prices on many of its menu items.
MIS has added two value meals to the menu. Guests can choose from a hot dog, fries and a 20-ounce Coke for $8 — a $2 savings if purchased separately. A hamburger value meal is also available for $10 — also for a $2 savings.
A kids meal is available this season. For $4, kids can get a tasty meal of chicken nuggets, apple slices, juice box and a toy. Read the rest of this entry »