WHERE: Enter at Bristol Dragway Entrance on Highway 394 NOT on Volunteer Parkway

WHEN: Friday, November 14 – Saturday, January 3; 6–10 pm nightly

Cars — $12 Sunday through Thursday; $15 Friday and Saturday
Activity vans — $20 (each night)
Buses — $85 each night


Presented by Bristol Chapter of Speedway Children’s Charities, Ford Speedway in Lights Powered By TVA is the largest holiday light show in the South. Speedway in Lights benefits programs and organizations supporting the needs of children in the Tri-Cities region by producing one of the largest holiday light shows in the country. A route of approximately four miles and two millions lights provides entertainment for thousands and raises money for children charities.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION: CHANGE TO ENTRANCE! A new entrance/route (introduced in 2012) for the event gives visitors a fresh look at Ford Speedway In Lights as they begin their drive-through trek at the Bristol Dragway entrance, on Hwy. 394; NOT the South entrance of the Speedway on Volunteer Parkway

WHERE: Chill Hill is located beside the Johnson Controls Ice Rink.

WHEN:  Thursday, November 13 – Saturday, January 11

Cost is $5 per person for a 30-minute session. Sessions begin at the top of every hour.
Anyone wishing to take part in the tube slide must be at least 44″ tall to ride alone. Children also can ride with someone 16 or older if they are between 36″ – 44″ tall for an additional $3 cost for the pair.


Chill Hill Schedule

Make your trip to Bristol complete this winter season with the thrilling fun of the HVAC Chill Hill Tube Slide. For the fourth straight year visitors, young and not so young, can rocket down this 300-ft snowless slide.

Chill Hill features two side-by-side lanes and inflated tubes on which riders sit as they zoom to the bottom of the hill.

For more information regarding the HVAC Chill Hill Tube Slide, please call BMS Ticket Office at 423-989-6900.

WHERE: The covered rink, which is 60′ x 120′, is located just inside the main entrance of Bristol Motor Speedway, off Hwy. 11E.

WHEN: Thursday, November 13 – Saturday, January 11

Cost to skate is $5, plus an additional $2 to rent skates.


Ice Rink Schedule


It’s the Johnson Controls Ice Skating Rink at Bristol Motor Speedway! Whether you’re a beginner or a seasoned skating pro we invite you to load up the family and join us on the ice.

The Johnson Controls Ice Skating Rink marks its tenth season of providing ice skating fun to individuals of all ages.

It’s the only ice skating rink within a 90-minute driving radius of BMS, and it’s become one of the Speedway’s most popular off-track events. The rink draws more than 30,000 skaters each year.

For more information regarding the Johnson Controls Ice Skating Rink, please call Sonya Moore at 423.989.6924 or e-mail sonya@bristolmotorspeedway.com.