The Stratosphere Casino Hotel and Tower will host a free NASCAR Camping World Truck Series driver autograph session Friday, Sept. 24, from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. The session will be located in the casino at 2000 Las Vegas Blvd. South, and will kick off the pre-event festivities for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Las Vegas 350 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Topping the list of drivers scheduled to appear is Jeffrey Earnhardt, grandson of seven-time NASCAR Cup Series Champion Dale Earnhardt and son of veteran driver Kerry Earnhardt, who will make his first driver appearance in Las Vegas.
Joining Earnhardt will be last year’s race winner Johnny Sauter, 2006 Truck Series champion Todd Bodine, Matt Crafton, Aric Almirola, Stacy Compton, Brian Ickler, Ricky Carmichael, David Starr, Jason White, Carl Long, James Buescher, Narain Karthikeyan, Jennifer Jo Cobb, Tony Jackson, Jr, Mario Gosselin, Mike Harmon, Jamie Dick, Chris Jones, Clay Greenfield, Bobby Hamilton, Jr. and former Formula One star Nelson Piquet, Jr. More drivers are expected to sign up as the event draws near.
A live radio remote will begin at 6:30 p.m. and the first 200 fans in line will receive tickets to Saturday’s race and NEON garage passes compliments of KKLZ 96.3 radio.
At 9:00 p.m. a drawing for driver merchandise including t-shirts, hats and autographed sheet metal from race trucks will follow the autograph session. Every new and existing ace | PLAY member will receive one free drawing ticket each day. Additional tickets will be awarded based on points earned for slot play during the promotion. Complete rules will be posted at the event.
A special hotel room package is available for NASCAR Camping World Truck Series fans with a 10% discount off room rates, VIP passes to the front of the line for the driver autograph session, free Tower admission, and 2 for 1 show tickets by calling 800-99-TOWER and mentioning group code TRUCKB.
Budweiser specials will be available throughout the NASCAR race weekend at the casino bars and at the autograph session.