Track Info

Whether you’re an avid race fan ready to experience some of the most fierce short-track competition found anywhere, or you’re just looking for an exciting and affordable entertainment venue for the entire family, make plans now to head to the lightning-fast 3/8 paved oval. Race fans will enjoy around 30 full-throttle, action filled NASCAR events packed into this season’s schedule, assuring that every race enthusiast will go home smiling!


The drama builds all season long as the finest drivers from throughout the entire Front Range area and beyond travel to the speedway in hope of earning points towards the track championship, while also chasing an extensive list of awards and recognition through one of the sport’s richest short-track programs – the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series. This premier short track series offers competitors at 66 selected facilities from throughout the nation an opportunity to compete in the 1.7 million dollars in national prize money.

The speedway and management of Colorado National Speedway remain committed to its fan-oriented attitude geared to making all fans feel special.  Kids can register for the chance to become a trophy presenter. Download the CNS app and use it to win prizes on race nights. Excellent food and drink items can be found at the numerous concession stands, and a variety of great merchandise is available at the Souvenir Shack.  Families can enjoy a special non-alcohol section located in the main grandstands near the start/finish line. Autograph sessions, along with free access to the pit area after the races, are great ways to meet your favorite hero and get an autograph!

Colorado National Speedway, one of the premier short tracks in the country is conveniently located only ten minutes north of 120th Avenue on I-25 at exit 232. The racetrack is a short and easy drive from anywhere along the Front Range .  As one of the best entertainment values found anywhere, high-speed thrills come alive at your fast, fun, and friendly NASCAR destination – Colorado National Speedway !

What you can bring into the facility

Gate Allowances:

Colorado National Speedway’s numerous concession stands offer a wide variety of food and beverages. Curbing your appetite and thirst at CNS is both delicious and affordable! From our amazing smothered burritos, tasty personal pizzas to gourmet burgers on homemade buns! We also offer ice-cold beverages for the entire family including thirst quenching bottled water, 32 oz. ice tea & lemonade and COKE products to ice-cold beer and mixed drinks.

You may bring the following into the CNS facility;

  • Non Alcoholic Beverages in SEALED factory containers (NO GLASS)
  • Snacks
  • Soft-sided bag or cooler 16” x 16” x 8” or smaller

Items you MAY NOT bring into the CNS facility;

  • Alcohol
  • Glass containers
  • Hard sided coolers

NASCAR / Colorado National Speedway Camera Policy

To all Colorado National Speedway Patrons & Fans:

Due to the volume of unlawful video, photo and trademark reproductions taking place with respect to participants, events and trade names recently, it has become necessary for Colorado National Speedway to strictly enforce the CNS and NASCAR rules and guidelines with respect to the usage and sale of such media.  While we certainly understand that this can be upsetting to the casual weekend photographer, it is important to understand the legal ramifications that exist. Colorado National Speedway does not intend to prohibit the use of still cameras at the race track; however, the sale of such photos is strictly prohibited without prior written approval of CNS and/or NASCAR depending upon the event.

The recent actions taken by the Speedway were necessitated by several instances of blatant abuse discovered by NASCAR and Colorado National Speedway over the course of the last several weeks. The Management of Colorado National Speedway understands the concerns that have been raised and appreciates your understanding while we manage this issue going forward.

NASCAR and Colorado National Speedway exclusively and in perpetuity own any and all rights to broadcast, transmit, film, tape, capture, overhear, photograph, collect or record by any means, process, medium or device (including but not limited to television, cable television, radio, pay-per-view, closed circuit television, satellite signal, digital signal, film productions, audiotape productions, transmissions over the Internet, public and private online services authorized by NASCAR, sales and other commercial projects, and the like), whether or not currently in existence, all images, sounds and data (including but not limited to in-car audio, in-car video, in-car radio, other electronic transmissions between cars and crews, and timing and scoring information) arising from or during any NASCAR event and that NASCAR is and shall be the sole owner of any and all intellectual property rights (including, but not limited to, patents, copyrights, trademarks, design rights, and other proprietary rights) worldwide in and  to these works and in and to any other works, copyrightable or otherwise created from the images, sounds and data arising from, during or in connection with any NASCAR Event. In addition to the extent not already owned by NASCAR, Each person hereby assign to NASCAR exclusively and in perpetuity any and all rights set forth above.

Thank you for your support! 
Colorado National Speedway

For further event information call the 24 hour recorded Speedway Hotline:
(303) 665-4173
or the Speedway office Mon. – Fri. 9:00AM-5:00PM
(303) 828-0116

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