WILKES BARRE, Pa., June 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- NASCAR fans can save on tickets to the upcoming Pennsylvania 400 on Aug. 5 with the Walmart Family Track Pack. The $99 package gives families four race tickets, four hot dogs, four sodas and one program – a total savings of more than $100.
"We are making races affordable and accessible for fans," said Rand Waddoups, senior director, Entertainment Properties and Brands, Walmart. "The Walmart Family Track Pack is a great value that gives local fans a way to take their whole family to the track together."
Pocono Raceway is the only sports facility in the world that generates 100 percent of its power from a 3MW solar farm, which is located outside of turn 3.
The Walmart Family Track Pack is available online at www.walmart.com/NASCAR and in Ticketmaster kiosks in select stores.
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In addition to the fan events happening in Walmart parking lots, area Walmart stores will feature savings on all the food and snacks you need to enjoy the race, plus authentic NASCAR merchandise such as T-shirts and racing flags, with an even bigger selection of exclusive products available at Walmart.com/NASCAR.
Beginning Aug. 2 select Walmart stores near the Pocono Raceway will host NASCAR fan events featuring real show cars and racing simulators – perfect to safely get behind the wheel and feel the power of NASCAR.
Additionally, Walmart stores will feature savings on authentic NASCAR merchandise such as T-shirts and racing flags, with even more items available on Walmart.com/NASCAR.
Participating stores near the Pocono Raceway include:
Store #2641 1091 Millcreek Road Allentown, Pa.
Store #2252 3722 Easton Road Easton, Pa.
Store #1623 2150 Wilkes Barre Township Marketplace Wilkes-Barre, Pa.
Store #1884 900 Commerce Blvd. Dickson City, Pa.
Store #2368 355 Lincoln Ave. East Stroudsburg, Pa.
Store #2365 500 Route 940 Mount Pocono, Pa.
For additional details and a complete listing of participating Walmart stores, visit Walmart.com/NASCAR.
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