Coca - Cola Racing Weekend

NASCAR Legends Bobby Allison and Matt Kenseth Join Wild Adventures For Coca-Cola Racing Weekend

VALDOSTA, Ga. – Two NASCAR legends will make special appearances during Coca-Cola Racing Weekend, August 25 and 26 at Wild Adventures Theme Park in Valdosta, Ga.

“Coca-Cola Racing Weekend is a new event to Wild Adventures, and we are thrilled to kick it off this year with two of NASCAR’s most well-known and accomplished drivers,” said Patrick Pearson, marketing director.

Bobby Allison, member of the NASCAR Hall of Fame, 1983 NASCAR Cup Series Champion and three-time Daytona 500 winner, will appear at the park’s Lonestar Stage from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, August 25 to sign autographs and take photos with fans.

Matt Kenseth, 2003 NASCAR Cup Series Champion, two-time Daytona 500 winner and current driver of the No. 6 Roush Fenway Racing Ford, will appear at the Lonestar Stage from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. on Sunday, August 26.

In addition to the appearances by Allison and Kenseth, the Coca-Cola Racing Weekend will also feature the “Coca-Cola Ultimate Racing Experience,” a state-of-the-art racing simulator. Guests will have the chance to get behind the wheel and test their skills by racing on laser-scanned versions of tracks from around the country.

Fans of NASCAR and NHRA drag racing will have the chance to have their picture taken with the Mello Yello show car and compete against their friends in the Mello Yello Reaction Time Challenge.

Coca-Cola Racing Weekend is included with park admission or a season pass. For more information, visit

Wild Adventures Theme Park is located at the halfway point between Atlanta, Ga. and Orlando, Fla. off Interstate 75 and is home to more than 40 family and thrill rides, hundreds of exotic animals, dozens of concerts and special events each year and Splash Island Waterpark, named in 2018 as one of the “Top 30 Waterparks” in the country by U.S. News and World Report.

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