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Darlington Raceway Partners With Darlington County School District For Summer Reading Program

DARLINGTON, S.C. – Darlington Raceway will once again partner with the Darlington County School District in a multi-agency summer reading program designed to emphasize the importance of reading and combat summer learning loss for students in Darlington County. Almost 7,000 DCSD

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Darlington Raceway’s Bojangles’ Southern 500 Scheduled For Labor Day Weekend In 2018

DARLINGTON, S.C. – Darlington Raceway and its award-winning throwback Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Bojangles’ Southern 500 event once again will return to Labor Day weekend in 2018. The Bojangles’ Southern 500 will compete Sunday, Sept. 2. The NASCAR XFINITY Series

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VIDEO: William Byron Clocks Laps At Darlington Raceway During NASCAR XFINITY Series Rookie Test

DARLINGTON, S.C. – Prior to September’s Sport Clips Haircuts VFW 200, JR Motosports’ William Byron participated in a NASCAR XFINITY Series rookie test at Darlington Raceway on May 17. In-between runs, Byron took time out of his day to speak

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VIDEO: Tyler Reddick Runs His First Laps Around Darlington Raceway

DARLINGTON, S.C. – On Wednesday, Chip Ganassi Racing’s Tyler Reddick clocked his first laps around Darlington Raceway during a NASCAR XFINITY Series rookie test in preparation for September’s Sport Clips Haircuts VFW 200. During the test, Reddick earned his first “Darlington

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Darlington Raceway Announces Special South Carolina Resident Ticket Offer; Track To Host NASCAR XFINITY Series Rookie Test On May 15-18

DARLINGTON, S.C. – If you’re a resident of South Carolina, Darlington Raceway has a great ticket opportunity for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Bojangles’ Southern 500 event on Sept. 3. Beginning on Monday, May 15 through July 15, all residents

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Darlington Raceway Partners With Rent Like A Champion For Race Week Home Rentals In Pee Dee

DARLINGTON, S.C. – Darlington Raceway is partnering with Rent Like A Champion (RLAC), a Mark Cuban Company, to provide private home rentals for race week(end) during the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Bojangles’ Southern 500. RLAC will be the conduit for

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Multi-Platinum Recording Artist Bret Michaels To Perform Bojangles’ Southern 500 Pre-Race Concert

DARLINGTON, S.C. – Highlighting its award-winning throwback weekend plans of celebrating the 1985-89 era of the sport, Darlington Raceway will have rock legend Bret Michaels perform the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Bojangles’ Southern 500 pre-race concert on Sunday, Sept. 3.

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Dale Earnhardt Jr. is ‘Chomping At The Bit’ To Race In The Bojangles’ Southern 500 At Darlington Raceway

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Dale Earnhardt Jr. visited South Carolina’s capital on Tuesday to meet Governor Henry McMaster and to promote the upcoming Bojangles’ Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway. Earnhardt Jr. arrived in style as he landed Rick Hendrick’s helicopter on

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Kerry Tharp, Trent Owens Speak At Florence-Darlington Technical College’s Automotive And HVAC Technology Center Ribbon-Cutting

FLORENCE, S.C. – Florence-Darlington Technical College (FDTC) cut the ribbon to its new Automotive and HVAC Technology Center on Wednesday, March 29, 2017 along with NASCAR notables. The building is the first step of FDTC’s 10-year Academic Master Plan. Classes

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Darlington Raceway To Sponsor Coastal Carolina Baseball Game On Saturday, April 8

DARLINGTON, S.C. – Two of South Carolina’s premier sports traditions are partnering together for a fun day at the ballpark for its fans on Saturday, April 8. Darlington Raceway, the iconic NASCAR track, will sponsor the Coastal Carolina University baseball game

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Darlington Raceway To Host Palmetto Goodwill Great Pee Dee Yard Sale On Saturday, April 22

DARLINGTON, S.C.  – Spring cleaning is upon us and Darlington Raceway is giving the local community an opportunity to sell their unwanted items at the Palmetto Goodwill Great Pee Dee Yard Sale on Saturday, April 22 from 8 a.m. – 1 p.m.

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EXCLUSIVE: Elliott Sadler Previews Can-Am Duels At Daytona And Reminisces About Darlington Raceway Victory

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Elliott Sadler previews tonight’s Can-Am Duels at Daytona and recalls his NASCAR XFINITY Series victory at Darlington Raceway, while talking with WMBF News Sports Director, Joe Murano at Daytona International Speedway. Video courtesy of WMBF Sports.  

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Darlington Raceway Creates Over $50 Million In Economic Impact Annually For South Carolina’s Pee Dee Region

DARLINGTON, S.C. – Since 1950, Darlington Raceway has long been considered one of the pillars of the NASCAR calendar. Its historic significance in the sport is unlike any other since Harold Brasington brought his vision to life in a rural South

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Sport Clips Haircuts Returns As Entitlement Partner For Darlington Raceway’s NASCAR XFINITY Series Race

DARLINGTON, S.C. – Longtime partners, Sport Clips Haircuts and the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S. (VFW) will once again return to sponsor the Sport Clips Haircuts VFW 200 NASCAR XFINITY Series event at Darlington Raceway, extending their entitlement sponsorship

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