Top Things to Do at the Rolex 24
With over 24 hours to explore the Rolex 24 At DAYTONA, here are a few things that should be on your to-do list!

With plenty to see and do in in 24 hours of on-track action, here is your guide to everything you'll need to visit while you explore the Rolex 24 At DAYTONA!

The 2019 Heritage Exhibition - A number of historically significant race cars will be on display all weekend long inside UNOH Fanzone near the FPL Solar Patio. Cars featured include sports cars from 1965 to 2012 that raced in the Rolex 24 At DAYTONA, with a strong focus on cars from the various prototype eras. On Saturday morning, the participating cars will turn several demonstration laps and a parade lap around a portion of the road course.

Rolex Heritage Exhibition cars

Experience the Rolex 24 Boardwalk - Visit the infield for a wide selection of food and carnival rides, including one of the largest Ferris wheels on the East Coast. Take a trip up and watch the race from 150 feet in the air – the views are spectacular, especially at night!

See the fireworks at the Boardwalk

Garage Access - Upgrade your Rolex 24 At DAYTONA experience by taking advantage of the exclusive opportunity to go behind the scenes with garage access. Get up close to your favorite cars as they prepare for the ultimate test of endurance! Two-day (Sat/Sun) access is available for only $50. Click here to add it now!

Buy Garage Access today!

Rolex 24 At Daytona Trophy - What’s better than being crowned DAYTONA champion as you get a chance to climb atop the podium in Gatorade Victory Lane for photos with the 57th Rolex 24 At Daytona trophy.

Photos with the Rolex 24 trophy in Gatorade Victory Lane!

Driver Autograph Session - Nowhere else in the world will you find some of the greatest sports car drivers all signing autographs at the same time and in the same location. The UNOH Fanzone will be your destination for the giant IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship autograph session on Saturday afternoon, one of the largest sessions in all of sports!

Rolex 24 autograph session

Pre-Race Ceremonies - Before the race, you can be a part of the action as cars line up in qualifying order along pit lane. The starting grid is then opened for all fans to join the drivers, crew members and team owners to get an up-close look at your favorite cars and drivers. A truly unique atmosphere awaits as unprecedented access allows you to walk up right up to the cars and drivers to talk and take photos.

Pre-Race Access at the Rolex 24!

Wine & Cheese Party - The biggest race of the year deserves the finest refreshments. With the roar of sports cars buzzing in the background, treat your palate to some exquisite wines and a variety of cheeses at the annual Wine & Cheese Party inside the Café 24 Activity Zone on Saturday night.

Wine & Cheese Party

Gatorade Victory Lane - Don’t miss out when the winning teams of each class pull into Gatorade Victory Lane amidst cheers of the crowd as the champagne is prepared to be sprayed. Be sure to arrive before the end of the race to guarantee yourself the best seats to watch the epic celebration – each class winner including the overall race winner will get their chance to celebrate a DAYTONA victory!

Celebrate with Rolex 24 champions!

Live Music & Karaoke - The Main Stage inside the UNOH Fanzone will welcome a variety of exciting bands and musical acts throughout the weekend. However, the highlight of the night might come on Saturday night before midnight, when fans take the stage for good old-fashioned karaoke. Fueled with the adrenaline of some the world’s fastest sports cars in the background, step up to the mic to belt out a few of your favorite hits.

Midnight Karaoke inside UNOH Fanzone

Racing Action - In 2019, the Rolex 24 continues to be one of the most anticipated races of the calendar as the competitive prototype class continues to grow, piloted by a who’s who of the motorsports world. Be here to witness names like Fernando Alonso, Kamui Kobayashi, Helio Castroneves, Juan Pablo Montoya, and Ricky and Jordan Taylor competing in the ultimate 24-hour challenge at the famed Daytona International Speedway.

24 hours of on-track action!

IMSA Twenty-Four Hour Premiere at ONE DAYTONA - On Wednesday January 23, before the teams take to the track for twenty four hours of endurance racing, you can get up close to the cars and drivers during this fan-friendly event at the ONE DAYTONA complex across the street from Daytona International Speedway. From 6pm to 8pm, meet some of the biggest names in the sport, watch a live pit stop demonstration and more at this event for all ages!

IMSA Twenty-Four Hour Premiere

Taste of the 24 - The most unique dining event of the year takes place in the Midway Suites of Daytona International Speedway. Enjoy the non-stop excitement of the Rolex 24 At DAYTONA, while tasting food from 24 of Daytona Beach’s finest restaurants. Tickets include admission to the Taste of the 24, a two-day (Saturday/Sunday) ticket to the Rolex 24. To purchase now, click here or call 386-310-5710.

Taste of the 24 at Rolex 24!

Vendors & Displays - With the paved infield Midway jam-packed with manufacturer displays, exciting displays and activations, you find out the latest information and the coolest happenings with some of your favorite race teams, straight from the makers of the machines themselves!

Midway Vendors and Displays

Inaugural Celebration of Speed At ONE DAYTONA - Like exotic cars and supporting a good cause? Head across the street to ONE DAYTONA on Friday, January 25 from 6pm to 8pm, where luxury vehicle owners will gather to raise money to help support The NASCAR Foundation efforts. If you love nice cars, you won't want to miss this.

Celebration of Speed At ONE DAYTONA

If you're looking for even more to do at the Rolex 24 At DAYTONA, please check our event schedule.

There are so many things to see and do at North America’s most prestigious sports car race. Click here to get your tickets now for the 2019 Rolex 24 At DAYTONA and explore the 24!

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