The best week of the year for NASCAR fans is quickly approaching. Daytona Speedweeks brings five exciting racing events to Central Florida from February 16 to February 19, 2023. The annual event includes the world-famous Daytona 500.
Daytona Speedweeks Races
Daytona Speedweeks Presented by AdventHealth kicks off the regular racing season for all car series. The week’s exciting races include:
Bluegreen Vacations Duel
This exciting split-track race determines the Daytona 500 starting lineup. The duel goes down on Thursday, February 16, at 7 p.m.
NextEra Energy 250
The NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series begins on Friday, February 17, at 7:30 p.m. The 250-mile pickup truck race promises to thrill fans down to the last lap.
ARCA Menards Series Race
This 200-miler on Saturday, February 18, features ARCA Menards Series cars. Watch as they go head-to-head in a high-octane race.
It’s What’s for Dinner. 300
The action-packed Saturday doubleheader continues as rising NASCAR Xfinity Series stars hit the track. This 300-mile battle is the last race before the big event. It starts at 5 p.m.
The 2023 Daytona 500
Daytona Speedweeks culminates with the 65th annual Daytona 500 on Sunday, February 19, 2023. “The Great American Race” starts at 2:30 p.m.
Enjoy the UNOH Fanzone
Ultimate racing fans can upgrade their experience by purchasing UNOH Fanzone and Pre-Race Access.
During the pre-race show, VIPs will make appearances, and you can visit your favorite driver’s garage. You’ll also score perks like front-row access for driver introductions and the chance to sign the finish line.
Motor on Over to Rosen Plaza
While in Daytona, experience all the fun attractions Central Florida has to offer. Add a trip to Orlando to your weekend.
For a comfortable and affordable place to stay, make a pit stop at Rosen Plaza. Our hotel’s International Drive location puts you close to Orlando’s top restaurants, bars, and theme parks.