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NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals

June 14, 2019 - June 16, 2019

Extreme machines roar into Bristol Dragway June 14-16 for the NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals, treating guests to one of the most electrifying weekends in all of motorsports.

Scheduled for Father’s Day weekend, the event has become a can’t-miss on the NHRA calendar and Bristol Dragway creates an action-packed weekend guaranteed to not only celebrate Dad but entertain the entire family!

If you’re looking to upgrade your 2019 visit to the NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals, be sure to check out Bristol Dragway’s premium hospitality areas like Bruton’s Suite, the Thunder Valley Club, and the New Ole Smoky Lounge.


Friday, June 14

Gates Open                                                           10:00AM

Sportsman Qualifying                                           10:00AM

Midway Opens                                                      12:30 PM

Mountain Motor Pro Stock Qualifying                   3:15PM

Top Fuel Harley Qualifying                                    3:30PM

Pro Mod Qualifying                                                3:45PM

Nitro Qualifying (Funny Car/Top Fuel)                  4:30PM

Mountain Motor Pro Stock Qualifying                  6:15PM

Top Fuel Harley Qualifying                                   6:30PM

Pro Mod Qualifying                                                6:45PM

Nitro Qualifying (Funny Car/Top Fuel)                  7:30PM

Fireworks to Follow


Saturday, June 15

Gates Open                                                           8:00AM

Sportsman Eliminations                                       8:00AM

Mountain Motor Pro Stock Qualifying                 11:45AM

Nitro Harley Qualifying                                        12:00PM

Pro Mod Qualifying                                               12:15PM

Nitro Qualifying (Funny Car/Top Fuel)                 1:00PM

Mountain Motor Pro Stock Qualifying                  2:45PM

Nitro Harley Qualifying                                        3:00PM

Pro Mod Qualifying                                              3:15PM

Nitro Qualifying (Funny Car/Top Fuel)                4:00PM

To Follow: Fan Fest located in Nitro Alley 30 minutes after last Nitro Qualifying Round


Sunday, June 16

Gates Open                                                        10:00AM

Track Walk                                                         10:45AM

Pre-Race Ceremonies                                        11:00AM

Eliminations                                                       12:00PM


June 14, 2019
June 16, 2019
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Bristol Dragway
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Bristol Dragway
151 Speedway Blvd.
Bristol, TN 37620 United States
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