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Watkins Glen International

Closed Now: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Not only is the track a great place to visit, but there are many attractions near by. This... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Croton on Hudson, New York

Never miss a Watkins Glen NASCAR race! our favorite place to go in the summer. Camping is... read more

Reviewed 18 January 2019
Becky N
Niagara Falls,
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Watkins Glen International welcomes guests on a nearly a daily basis April through October to Drive The Glen and experience the Fans R1st Viewing Area. Patrons may take their personal vehicle for three-paced laps around the storied road course for...more
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2790 County Road 16, Watkins Glen, NY 14891-9511
+1 607-535-2486
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Not only is the track a great place to visit, but there are many attractions near by. This includes distelleries, vinyards, brewerys to visit and taste their products. Many great restaurants are also in the area. Come visit this hidden getaway area!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 18 January 2019

Never miss a Watkins Glen NASCAR race! our favorite place to go in the summer. Camping is awesome, everyone is friendly - wouldn't miss it for the world!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Becky N
Reviewed 13 November 2018

if you like only seeing part of the race live, then this is the place for you. we don't. we like to watch the entire race not just when they wiz by. we were on turn one and fairly high up. nothing eventful happened near...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank terrifurn
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

Went for the first time for a NASCAR race there. Very different from a lot of the other races we’ve been to. The race itself is a little boring compared to other tracks I’ve been to because they take so long to get around the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank AnthonyB4901
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Loud, exciting and action filled. Loved that we could move around to different stands. The classics were a lot of fun with many races. Buy your tickets early for better prices.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank h0neylady
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

This is an awesome place to see racing. The grandstands offer beautiful views of the area and are breath taking. The jumbo Tron's really assist in watching the race around the exciting track. There is plenty of food vendors and merchants. They have lots of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Kristin H
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Vintage Grand Prix races were terrific to watch. The old cars brought me back 50 years and the drivers looked like they were having the time of their lives. Some drivers were out to win, others were just enjoying themselves. We spent some time in...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 3 September 2018

We stopped by the racetrack one day when we had out of town guests. We asked if we could see the venue. The attendant said it wasn't open that day, but the next day you could do 3 laps in your personal vehicle on the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
4  Thank weisbrew1
Reviewed 28 August 2018

I am not a NASCAR fan whatsoever...but we had friends visiting on a not so great day weather wise and decided to go check out the race track! Unfortunately visitors were not allowed that day but the next day we were advised, we could go...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank MamaPearl
Reviewed 28 August 2018

There are few places that have a history like the Glen. Whether your're a spectator or racer, it's a track with amazing action. One of the largest road courses in the northeast, there is no other place like The Glen.

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank miata_is_fast
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31 July 2018|
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Response from MGoulde | Reviewed this property |
Check the website for scheduled availability. Most weekend days are reserved for various sanctioned races and organized track days. The number of days the track is open to the public is limited.
26 June 2018|
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Response from dknoye | Reviewed this property |
Can't help you on this one! Was there on the off season! It is a very well attended venue, so be prepared to have patience. They do seem to have their act together though otherwise!