KNOXVILLE, Iowa – The National Sprint Car Hall of Fame & Museum has another busy, action-packed week planned during the 61st running of the NOS Energy Drink Knoxville Nationals presented by Casey’s, Aug. 10-13.
Among the events in the museum is the popular Fan Fair Forums, the autograph sessions, Members Only VIP Reception, the SPEED SPORT Booth, and the Saturday Auction.
The museum currently has over 30 cars on display. Highlighted exhibits include the Track Tribute to Ascot Park Speedway and the exhibit featuring The Big 3 of the 1970’s, ‘80’s and ‘90’s.
Also on display is the Dirt and Evolution of Sprint Cars exhibits, among others.
If fans plan on going back each day, they may want to purchase a membership. Memberships are good for FREE admission for one individual and a guest for one year. With the membership, they also receive 10% off in the museum store, and receive the bi-monthly newsletters.
2022 Knoxville Nationals Schedule of Special Events at the National Sprint Car Hall of Fame & Museum
(Tentative and Subject to Change)
Wednesday, August 10:
10:00 a.m. “Women in Racing” with hosts Lori Cutter and Melinda Russell (IWMA) and Malissa Pennington (NSCHoF&M), Lori McCarl (Front Row Challenge, TMAC Motorsports), Jacee Ball (Jamie Ball Racing), Taylor McLean (Driven to Save Lives), Taylor Kuehl (Driver), Dana McCarthy (Kasey Kahne Racing) and Lyn St. James (Second Floor)
12 Noon “Making the Call – A Roundtable with Sprint Car Announcers” with host Ralph Sheheen and Brad Doty, Tony Bokhoven and Wade Aunger (Theater)
1:30 p.m. “World of Outlaws (WoO) Sprint Car Racing” with host John Gibson (World of Outlaws) (Theater)
Thursday, August 11:
9:00 a.m. National Sprint Car Hall of Fame & Museum General Membership Meeting (All Members Welcome) (Second Floor)
10:00 a.m. Amatol Speedway a.k.a. the “Atlantic City Boards” with host Jim Donnelly (Theater)
11:00 a.m. “Members Only VIP Reception” with host Dave Argabright and Brian Brown (Second Floor)
12 Noon “The Trophy or the Money?” with host Ralph Sheheen and Danny Lasoski, Brad Sweet and Terry McCarl (Theater)
1:30 p.m. “Sprint Car Racing: State of the Union” with Larry Boos (Gas City Speedway/Winchester) and Steve Sinclair (IRA), Rex LeJeune (Attica Raceway Park) and Guests (Second Floor)
1:30-3:30 p.m. Greg Stephens Celebration of Life, Nick and Mindy Stephens (Theater)
Friday, August 12:
8:00 a.m. Registration for United Trailers Golf Classic in memory of Kevin Gobrecht (Bos Landen Golf Club, Pella)
10:00 a.m. “Meet the Knoxville Regulars” with Mike Roberts and Justin Henderson, Davey Heskin, Carson McCarl and guests (Theater)
12 Noon “Meet the All Stars” with Blake Anderson and All Star Circuit of Champion drivers (Theater)
2 p.m. “Meet Brent Marks” with Bruce Ellis (Williams Grove Speedway) and central PA drivers (Second Floor)
Saturday, August 13:
11:30 a.m. National Sprint Car Hall of Fame & Museum Auction (Second Floor)
2 p.m. SPEED SPORT “LIVE from the Knoxville Nationals presented by MyRacePass” hosts Wade Aunger, Kurt Hansen and guests (Bryan Clauson Suite Tower Observation Deck)
Autograph Sessions in front of the Trostle Garage – 11:00 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. (Schedules on Front Counter)
SPEED SPORT booth on grounds
Rooftop Yoga Wed.-Fri., 9 a.m. (Bryan Clauson Suite Tower Observation Deck)
Bryan Clauson Suite Tower Tours (Lobby Elevator 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. when available)
Bobby Moore Paintings (Lobby)
Open Daily 8 a.m. to Checkered Flag.