Charlotte Motor Speedway to become drive-in theater for good cause

Charlotte Motor Speedway to become drive-in theater for good cause
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CONCORD, N.C. — Charlotte Rescue Mission will host two drive-in movie nights at Charlotte Motor Speedway this summer to raise money for its recovery programs.

“Despicable Me” will be shown on the speedway’s large screen June 6 and “Soul Surfer” will be shown on June 7.

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Gates will open at 6 p.m. and the movie will begin at 7:15 p.m. each night.

Registration is required and costs $100 per vehicle. $70 is a tax-deductible donation to Charlotte Rescue Mission; any additional donation to the organization will be 100% tax deductible.

Know before you go:

  • There will be limited interaction with staff. You can remain in your vehicle when checking in.
  • Restrooms will be available and monitored.
  • RVs and campers will not be permitted. 
  • Convertibles, food and coolers are permitted. 
  • You must remain in your vehicle to watch the movie, although truck owners can sit in the bed of the truck or on the tailgate. 
  • You will not be permitted to sit in lawn chairs outside of your vehicle. 
  • Light snacks and beverages will be provided.

To register or to find out more, click here.

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