Kentucky Speedway Salutes Social Networking Fans with Sound and Speed Giveaway
Kentucky Speedway is offering its Facebook fans and Twitter followers the opportunity to receive tickets to the "Sound & Speed - A Celebration of Music and Motorsports" autograph session featuring top-name NASCAR Sprint Cup Series drivers and musical guests on Jan. 9, at the Nashville, Tenn., Municipal Auditorium.
The speedway will give away two tickets each day from Dec. 28, 2009 through Jan. 2, 2010 by posting a trivia question on its official Facebook page and simultaneously sending the same question to its Twitter followers. The first to respond with the correct answer by e-mail to will receive that day's autograph session tickets. Tickets will be mailed Monday, Jan. 4.
Visit http://www.facebook.com and search "Kentucky Speedway" to become a fan. Log on to http://twitter.com and search "@KySpeedway" to follow official speedway updates and news.
Sound & Speed's 2010 autograph session guest list will feature Dale Earnhardt Jr., Tony Stewart, Kyle Busch, Greg Biffle, Denny Hamlin, Kasey Kahne, Carl Edwards, Clint Bowyer and Michael Waltrip along with top-name musical guests.
Saturday festivities will begin at 9:00 a.m. Racing and country music fans will interact with drivers, team owners and top-name artists through autograph, story-telling and question-and-answer sessions. Show cars, sponsor displays and a charitable auction spotlighting memorabilia from the racing and entertainment industries will add to the atmosphere.
The celebration opens Jan. 8 at the Grand Old Opry's historic Ryman Auditorium stage with 7:00 p.m., and 9:30 p.m., performances with artists Danny Gokey, Chris Young and Kyle Petty's band. Jason Michael Carroll will join the 7:30 p.m., line-up and legend Hank Williams, Jr., will be part of the 9:30 p.m. performance.
Tickets for the Jan. 8 Opry at the Ryman shows range from $42 to $54 and Jan. 9 tickets are priced at $20 for adults and $15 for children. Friday and Saturday combination tickets range from $55 to $69. Tickets can be reserved through opry.com or ticketmaster.com. Visit www.soundandspeed.org for more information
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