Frequently Asked Questions

When is the show?

The CARS Racing Show presented by Daytona 1 will be held December 11-12, 2020.

Where is the show?

The CARS Racing Show presented by Daytona 1 will be held at the Hickory Metro Convention Center in Hickory, North Carolina.

The address is:

Hickory Metro Convention Center
1960 13th Ave Dr SE
Hickory, NC 28602

How much is it to get in?

Tickets will be available at the door for $15.

What are the show hours?

Friday, December 11th, 10 am – 8 pm

Saturday, December 12th, 9 am – 6 pm

Are masks required?


What steps is the CARS Racing Show taking to keep people safe?

  • One entrance, one exit.  This is a method of traffic control so that fewer people come in contact with one another.
  • We will be monitoring occupancy with one staff member at the entrance tracking entrants and another staff member tracking people as they exit.  We will be abiding by any occupancy restrictions and limit entries if it becomes necessary.
  • The lobby will be limited in the number of people.
  • All of our staff will be wearing masks.
  • We are requiring attendees and exhibitors to wear masks.  In addition, we are providing masks for all exhibitors and attendees.
  • We have touchless infrared thermometers on hand.
  • We will have signage asking people to social distance.
  • Sanitation stations will be placed throughout the facility.
  • We ask that people who are sick not attend.

Will there be health restrictions?

Updated 12/9/20

The CARS Racing Show is a retail show.  We will be adhering to all of the NC Governor’s Executive Orders.

We ask that if you have a fever or other symptoms that you please stay home.

According to the North Carolina Governor, masks are required at the show.  We will have masks available for anyone who doesn’t have one.

The convention center will be equipped with sanitation stations placed throughout the show for your convenience.

We ask you to be mindful of social distancing and to wash your hands frequently.