Are you a NASCAR fan that wants to see one of the liveliest events in the racing industry? The Daytona 500 is the beginning of the NASCAR season and is one of the most watched racing events in the United States and around the world. Fans who have a favorite NASCAR driver understand how pertinent it is for their favorite driver to win this 500-mile race, as it gives a large and distinctive advantage to the winner of the race for the remainder of the NASCAR season.
For beginner NASCAR viewers, understanding why the Daytona 500 is so pertinent to racers and what to expect will be a vital necessity before going to the actual event.
The event hosts on the Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida. NASCAR fans across the nation come to Florida through this one time of year to watch the start of the NASCAR race. The first of four restrictor plate races, the Daytona 500 sets the stage for the rest of the NASCAR season. Viewing this 500-mile race is one for the books and traveling to see it will be a necessity.
Are you already planning to visit the Daytona 500 in 2014? Travel expenses might be a costly factor for you and, even more, getting tickets for it will cost additional money. Ensuring you make all travel plans ahead of schedule to accurately plan your budget will be a necessity for you. Understanding the overall costs will help make the decision if you can visit this 2014 season, or if postponing will be necessary for you.
When visiting Daytona Beach, Florida, you need to gauge the cost of transportation accurately. Some people prefer a road trip and immediately pack their cars and get their tanks ready for a memorable car ride. However, others prefer a more direct method such as train or airplane. It will be important to schedule the transportation weeks or even months ahead of time to ensure the lowest price on it.
Next, having a place to stay will be necessary. Depending on if you have family, you can determine where you will be staying while in Daytona Beach. Often a three-part event, you want tickets for all three days to experience the entire Daytona 500 event. Therefore preparing for a three-day event means you need a three-day stay somewhere in Daytona Beach. Schedule your hotel room weeks ahead of schedule as many of the hotels become completely booked a week or sooner before the event.
The last step of your purchasing process will be to purchase the tickets ahead of time for the Daytona 500. You need to purchase a ticket per event day. Depending if you are staying all three days or only going for one or two will give you pricing options. Many vendors ensure that you are given a discounted price if purchasing all three days of the Daytona 500.